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Glaston Acting CEO Sasu Koivumäki Discusses Leadership Amid a Pandemic

Sasu Koivumäki is now the acting CEO at Glaston amid a global pandemic that halted much of the worldwide economy for months. He has taken over from Arto Metsänen, who stepped down from the position on June 1, 2020. With … Continue reading

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GPD Opens with Three Keynotes; Award Presentation

The 16th Glass Performance Days (GPD) is taking place this week in Tampere, Finland, where more than 1,000 participants have gathered for education and networking opportunities. The official opening took place last night and included both entertainment and a number … Continue reading

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Are You Prepared to Fail? GPD Presenter Says Failure is Good

In Silicon Valley, the culture is to fail. With rapidly evolving technology and innovations, perhaps this is a mindset that the glass industry, too, should consider. “Let’s fail together,” suggested architect Kai-Uwe Bergman, partner with the firm BIG, today during … Continue reading

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First Quarter Proves “Strong” for Glaston

Glaston Corp., a developer of glass processing machinery and services, announced its net sales increased nearly 28 percent in the first quarter of 2015. According to the company, orders received from January to March totaled $28.2 (EUR 25.8) million, and its … 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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