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Show Floor Expands at Glass Expo West™ ’15 with Glaston America Inc.

Glaston America Inc. of Mount Laurel, N.J., is set to exhibit at the Glass Expo West™ ’15 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. Stop by … Continue reading

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Glaston Sees ‘Improved Profitability’ in 2014

Finland-based Glaston, a developer of glass processing technology, saw its net sales rise approximately 2 percent in 2014, totaling $137.9 (EUR 124.5) million. According to the company’s 2014 annual review, its net sales growth was slowed by the Ukrainian crisis … Continue reading

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Hytti Joins Glaston’s Executive Management Group

Glaston Corp. has appointed Pekka Hytti, senior vice president, EMEA, as a member of its executive management group. The appointment, effective today, “supports the company in achieving its strategic targets that are profitable growth and the industry’s best customer experience,” … Continue reading

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Glaston Sees 48-Percent Increase in Orders for 2014

Helsinki, Finland-based Glaston has released its financial report for 2014, showing a 48-percent increase in orders for the year. Orders received for the year totaled $166.4 million U.S. dollars (145.1 million Euros), compared with $141.4 million U.S. dollars (123.3 million … Continue reading

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Glaston’s Metsanen to Temporarily Transfer to Asia

Glaston Corp. announced its president and CEO Arto Metsänen will transfer to Asia for the next year and a half to promote the company’s growth in in the region—particularly in the areas surrounding China—as well as its development projects in … Continue reading

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Glaston Books Two FC500 Lines with European Glass Group

Finland-based Glaston Corp. announced it has closed a deal for two of its FC500 lines with European Glass Group. One of the furnaces is the biggest FC500 sold, according to the release, measuring approximately 130 inches by 331 inches. The … Continue reading

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Glaston Closes Machinery Deal with Cardinal

Glaston Corporation has closed a deal worth approximately EUR 3.4 million (approximately $4.3 million USD) with U.S.-based Cardinal Glass Industries for its tempering machines FC500 and double chamber FC1000. According to the company, the order is booked in Glaston’s fourth … Continue reading

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Glaston’s Third Quarter “Step in Right Direction”

Glaston Corp. reported its orders for the third quarter of 2014 totaled $43.5 million, bringing its 2014-through-September total to $114.2 million. According to the company, consolidated net sales from January-September totaled $106.8 million, and third-quarter net sales were $32.5 million. “The third quarter … Continue reading

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Exhibitors Take a Global Look at Glass Designs

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Today was all about the many possibilities in architectural glass. Watch the video below and learn more about the trends companies are seeing around the world. Continue reading

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Companies Make Final Pitch as GlassBuild Comes to Close

The 330-plus industry suppliers at GlassBuild America 2014 wrapped up their exhibits in Las Vegas Thursday—some with a longer trip home than others. Onyx, which recently partnered with AGC Glass Company North America, was one of those companies, showing its … Continue reading

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