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Walker Glass Celebrates 80 Years of Business

Walker Glass, a Montreal-based manufacturer of glazing products for the North American market, celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2022. According to Walker Glass executive vice president Ross Christie, the secret to success is to nurture a rewarding culture. “One of … Continue reading

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Forklift Accident Kills Woman at Vitro Plant in Wichita Falls

An employee contracted by Vitro Architectural Glass died Saturday night in Wichita Falls, Texas, after she was run over by a forklift. The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office said that 31-year-old Kimberly Wright passed away after arriving at the emergency room … Continue reading

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Vitro Announces New Director of Commercial Sales for US

Vitro Architectural Glass appointed Dan Stipetich as the director of commercial sales for the U.S. Stipetich will lead a team of commercial account managers across the nation, serving the commercial construction industry, the company announced. “Dan has a strong background … Continue reading

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Industry Prices Continue to Rise

The combination of material cost increases, supply chain disruptions along with other economic pressures has forced companies throughout the globe to raise prices. These volatile factors have also impacted the glass industry, which has recently seen major companies such as … Continue reading

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Earth Day: More Than a 24-Hour Cycle

While individuals clean their neighborhoods and plant trees for the 52nd anniversary of Earth Day, many glass companies within the industry have already adopted the mindset that effectively observing the annual event requires more dedication than one day of attention … Continue reading

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