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Şişecam Celebrates 87 Years in the Glass Industry

Şişecam celebrates its 87th birthday in 2022. Founded in 1935, the Turkish manufacturer of glassware and producer of glass packaging and flat glass began producing handmade glassware from soda glass at its first plant in Beykoz. Since then, the company … Continue reading

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Walker Glass Celebrates 80 Years of Business

Walker Glass, a Montreal-based manufacturer of glazing products for the North American market, celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2022. According to Walker Glass executive vice president Ross Christie, the secret to success is to nurture a rewarding culture. “One of … Continue reading

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Century Glass Celebrates Three Decades of Growth in South Carolina

A focus on customer service, a team of quality employees and dedicated customers are ingredients in the recipe for success in the glass industry. “Really, it’s having a great team and having a fantastic customer base,” says Randy Wright of … Continue reading

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Lafayette Metal and Glass Company Celebrates 10th Anniversary Under New Management

On June 9, 2011, Hillary Hulteen and Jack Walsh became the fourth owners of Lafayette Metal and Glass Company, based in Hauppauge, N.Y., which opened for business in 1899. “Looking back as we approached this anniversary was profound for me, … Continue reading

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Ralph Aknin Celebrates 45th Work Anniversary

Ralph Aknin, founder of Glass 3 Enterprises (G3E), a U.S. and Canadian supplier and sourcing provider for commercial architectural glass, is celebrating 45 years in the glass industry. “Honesty, integrity, confidence, visionary, collaborator, compassionate, responsible, humble, positive attitude and a … Continue reading

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