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Guardian Issues Price Increase

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Guardian Industries issued a letter to customers recently informing them of a price increase to take effect May 19, 2014. The company implemented a similar price increase last November. Several products are listed in the letter, signed by Bill Widmann, … Continue reading

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Guardian to Close California Glass Fab Plant

Guardian Industries announced that it is closing its Reedley, Calif., glass fabrication plant because of ongoing economic challenges. The company anticipates a May 2 closure date. The facility provides mirror and laminated glass for residential, commercial and interior applications. Reedley … Continue reading

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International Glass Companies Add Their Mark to 2014 Olympic Construction

Exterior view of the Fisht Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in Sochi, Russia, where the 2014 Olympic Games will take place. Photo by: Jens Büttner/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images

Many of the world’s glass companies are likely among the many international firms watching with more than a casual interest as the frantic race to complete construction of the stadium that will open next month’s 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games. … Continue reading

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Happy New Year: A Look Back at the Top Ten Stories of 2013

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With 2013 coming to a close and the start of 2014 upon us, USGlass magazine is again taking a look back at the top headlines of the past year. Listed below is a ranking of our most popular stories over … Continue reading

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Glass TEXpo™ Welcomes Guardian Industries as an Exhibitor

Guardian Industries is set to exhibit at the Glass TEXpo™ 2014 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held April 10-11, 2014, at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk Hotel in San Antonio. Guardian Industries will display a portfolio of … Continue reading

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Guardian Issues Price Increase

Glass globe with dollar signs on background with money symbol.

Guardian Industries issued a letter to customers recently informing them of a price increase to take effect November 25, 2013. Several products are listed in the letter, signed by Bill Widmann, vice president of sales and marketing. “Guardian continues to … Continue reading

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Glass Performance Days Continues

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Glass Performance Days, which officially opened yesterday, continues through tomorrow with a variety of technical sessions and networking opportunities in Tampere, Finland. Read the latest report from Guardian’s Earnest Thompson below: Sports jackets and suits were doffed on Friday and … Continue reading

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Glass Performance Days Workshops Continue in Finland

The Glass Performance Days will officially kick on Thursday, bringing together some of the best and brightest of the glass industry.  Often called the “largest international conference on architectural and solar glass,” the conference will feature an array of speakers … Continue reading

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GPD Kicks Off with Workshop Sessions

Glass Performance Days (GPD) Finland began Tuesday in Tampere, Finland, with the workshop portion of the event. The theme of this year’s GPD is “Glass Technology, Design and Sustainability.” The day’s workshops included “What You Should Know About World Flat … Continue reading

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Russ Ebeid Recognized with National Ethnic Coalition Medal of Honor

Russel J. (Russ) Ebeid, former president of Guardian Glass Group, was honored recently with an Ellis Island Medal of Honor presented by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations () (NECO). Ebeid, who joined Guardian in 1970, spent more than 40 … Continue reading

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