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What’s the Problem? Industry Companies Continue to Grapple with Supply and Labor Issues

The ongoing pandemic and the strengthening delta variant continue to be major factors impacting the many facets of the construction industry. That’s according to the fourth in a series of Construction Inflation Alerts from the Associated General Contractors of America … Continue reading

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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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Glass Industry Loses Thad M. Ziegler

Thad M. Ziegler, the third generation of Thad Ziegler Glass in San Antonio, died September 14 surrounded by family. Ziegler’s son, Thad W. Ziegler, currently runs Thad Ziegler Glass, which was founded in 1893 by William Ziegler. The company began … Continue reading

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Exhibitors Highlight New Products and Partnerships in Atlanta

Every year, the equivalent of 19 Titanic ships of glass goes to the landfill in the U.S. That’s 12 million tons of glass just in the U.S. Companies like Infinite Recycled Technologies want to change that. Patrick Elmore, president of … Continue reading

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July PPI Numbers Remain Positive for Glass Industry

The seasonally unadjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing were positive in July 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 July, the monthly … Continue reading

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