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Vitro Board of Directors Approves Construction of New Float Furnace at Vitro’s Garcia Plant

Vitro announced that its board of directors has approved the construction of a third float furnace at the company’s García plant near Monterrey, Mexico. The approximately $120 million investment will allow the company to meet the growing market demand in … Continue reading

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Funyak Named Director of Vitro Certified Network at Vitro Architectural Glass 

Pennsylvania-based Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced it promoted Joanne Funyak to director of the Vitro Certified Network and project management at Vitro Architectural Glass. In her new role, she will l oversee the Vitro Certified Network, which provides high-performance coated glass through … Continue reading

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Di Cesare Named Manager of Architectural Quality Assurance at Vitro Architectural Glass

Pennsylvania-based Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced it promoted Paul Di Cesare as manager of architectural quality assurance. Di Cesare has held different positions for the company since his start in 1994. He has held responsibilities in other company plants, … Continue reading

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Patrick Kenny Reflects on 40-Year Career as He Approaches Retirement

Patrick Kenny, vice president of marketing for Vitro Architectural Glass, has been a pioneer throughout his 40-year career in the glass industry. He’s led new departments and taken on roles that didn’t exist previously. After spending his entire career with … Continue reading

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A Recap of the Top Stories of the Decade

The 2010s saw the U.S. economy, as well as the glass industry, recover from the Great Recession, ending the decade on a high note. Throughout the past ten years, the glass industry experienced major company changes as well as a … Continue reading

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