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August PPI Numbers Remain Positive Overall for Glass Industry

The seasonally unadjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing were positive in August and in year-over-year price changes, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In August, the … Continue reading

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Central State Glass to Acquire Non-Automotive Operations From K&K Glass

Central State Glass, located in Dade City, Fla., will acquire all non-automotive operations from K&K Glass, based in Tampa, Fla., after the latter announced its transition to auto glass only. “We have experienced tremendous growth over the last few years … Continue reading

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ASTM International Publishes Revised C1036 Document

The American Society of Testing Materials (ASTM) International has published the revised edition of ASTMC1036 – Standard Specification for Flat Glass, developed by subcommittee C14.08. The revisions came as part of the document’s five-year review cycle. This specification covers the … Continue reading

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Miller Glass and Glazing Donates Glass for Boynton Fire Department Training

Miller Glass and Glazing (MMG), based in Pompano Beach, Fla., has partnered with the Boynton Beach Fire Department to donate unused glass for their fire training. The first of such donations is valued at about $3,000, according to a press … Continue reading

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Viracon Announces Price Increase

Owatonna, Minn.-based Viracon notified customers of a price increase on quote requests received on or after May 12, 2021. According to the announcement, the price increase does not affect the company‚Äôs current energy surcharge structure, which will continue to be … Continue reading

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