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Which Industry-Related Companies Made the Fortune 500 Cut?

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The 61st Fortune 500 list was recently released, with the 500 companies accounting for $12.5 trillion in revenues, $945 billion in profits and 26.8 million employees. Among them are a handful of glass and glazing industry-related companies. 3M, which recorded $31.8 … Continue reading




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Throwback Thursday: Delivery!






Every Thursday leading up to USGlass magazine’s 50th Anniversary celebration in August, USGNN.com™ is taking a look back at past issues and highlighting advertisements, stories and images that ran throughout the publication’s half-century life. This week, it’s all about transportation. In the … Continue reading




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PPG Announces Executive Appointments






PPG Industries announced two executive appointments effective June 1. Vince Morales, currently vice president, investor relations, will become vice president, investor relations, and treasurer. Morales will report to executive vice president and chief financial officer Frank Sklarsky. Since joining PPG … Continue reading




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PPG Reports 1-Percent Net Sales Increase in First Quarter






PPG Industries reported its first quarter 2015 net sales from continuing operations were $3.7 billion, up 1 percent versus the prior year, according to a release from the company. Net sales in local currencies grew 8 percent year-over-year, including a … Continue reading




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PPG Names New President Michael McGarry






PPG Industries announced the appointment of Michael H. McGarry, currently chief operating officer, to president and chief operating officer. McGarry became chief operating officer in August 2014, and he will assume his enhanced role March 1. According to the company, McGarry … Continue reading




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PPG Hires Cohen to Northeast, Shifts Sultage to Mid-Atlantic






PPG Industries’ flat glass business named Stephen Cohen as national architectural manager of the northeast region. In correspondence, it appointed George Sultage national architectural manager of the mid-Atlantic region. Cohen joins PPG from Schott North America, where he spent 20 … Continue reading




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Erie Architectural Products, PPG Recognized by ASA Metro Washington






The American Subcontractors Association (ASA) of Metro Washington announced its yearly award-winners, and two industry companies made the cut. Erie Architectural Products and PPG Industries were two of the four companies named in the “Vendor of the Year” category. According … Continue reading




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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Welcomes PPG Industries as an Exhibitor






PPG Industries is set to exhibit at Glass Expo West™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. PPG Industries of Pittsburgh will be displaying glass in … Continue reading




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PPG Senior Vice President Navikas to Retire






PPG Industries announced David B. Navikas, senior vice president, strategic planning and corporate development, will retire March 1. “PPG has benefited greatly from David’s deep knowledge of our company’s strategic priorities and financial framework,” says Charles E. Bunch, PPG chairman … Continue reading




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PPG, Pleotint Renew Marketing Alliance for Suntuitive, Solarban






PPG Industries and Pleotint LLC announced they have renewed their agreement to jointly market a commercial window glass system that combines self-tinting Suntuitive glass by Pleotint with PPG’s Solarban low-E glass. “Pleotint and PPG have a proud heritage of innovation,” … Continue reading




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