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Glass and Glazing Activity Continues Turnaround

Architectural glass-related spending in nonresidential construction was higher in November compared to the same time a year ago. Spending increased by 1.3% year-over-year on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis, according to Key Media & Research (KMR), a leading information provider … Continue reading

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December PPI Numbers Remain Positive for Glass Industry

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

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Consolidated Glass Hires Industry Veteran as General Manager

Brad Bartley has joined Consolidated Glass Corp. as general manager. Previously, he worked at AGC Glass Company as an architectural representative and a commercial sales manager. According to Consolidated Glass, Bartley has been in the glass and glazing for more … Continue reading

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Experts Discuss Future of Supply Chain Landscape

With supply chain challenges not looking to end anytime soon, particularly as worker shortages continue, experts gathered online recently with some tips on how companies can find long-term solutions. However, labor isn’t the only issue. Robert Handfield, professor of supply … Continue reading

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Glass Style More than Just Buildings: It’s a Fashion Statement

From an accessory that can elevate an outfit to formal, to an accessory that transforms a family’s work in glass these bow ties are anything but typical. In March 2014, third-generation glassmaker Umberto Tofoni had an idea to create something … Continue reading

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