Tag Archives: Italy

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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Sixteen Countries Face Anti-Dumping Duties Following USITC Determination on Aluminum Sheet

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) announced a unanimous determination that unfairly traded imports of common alloy aluminum sheet from 16 countries have materially injured U.S. producers. The USITC’s determination concludes investigations that were initiated following the filing of petitions requesting … Continue reading

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China Glass 2017 Wraps Up in Beijing

The Asian glass industry—and to a large extent, the international glass industry as a whole—is congregating in Beijing this week for the 28th annual China Glass exhibition, taking place from May 24-27. While the show features a majority of domestic … Continue reading

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Italian Machinery Industry in the Positive

The Italian glass processing machinery, accessories and special products sector had another good year in 2015, according to information released by the association GIMAV. Attendees of GIMAV’s general meeting on June 15 received a report on the state of the … Continue reading

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BLOG: Grazie Milano!

In a whirlwind trip to Milan, Italy, I was treated to a press preview of Vitrum 2015. A small group of fellow editors and I spent about three hours on a guided tour of Milan that focused on buildings that have used glass as a prominent feature of their architectural design. Continue reading

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