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Will Minimum Wage Move to $15/Hour?

A recently introduced legislative proposal aims to increase the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour. Presented by House Committee on Education and Labor chairperson Robert C. Scott (Va.) and led by Senators Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Patty Murray (D-WA), … Continue reading

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ASHRAE, NYSERDA to Establish Post-COVID-19 Building Reopening Framework

Glass could have an important part to play in post-COVID-19 design. Its role may be addressed in new guidelines being developed by ASHRAE and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). The organizations have signed a new … Continue reading

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Industry Experts Look Ahead to Next Ten Years

Now that the world has entered a new decade, people within the glass industry are making predictions about what they expect to be the biggest issues and advances facing the industry over the next ten years. Energy Efficiency One trend … Continue reading

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YKK AP America Inc. Acquires Erie Architectural Products Group

YKK AP America Inc. (YKK AP) today announced the acquisition of high-performance facades solutions provider, Erie Architectural Products Group (Erie AP)—its first in North America. This strategic acquisition represents a significant move toward where the construction market is trending; fabricated, … Continue reading

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Michelle Pearson First Woman to Win YKK AP America’s President’s Award

When Oliver Stepe, president of YKK AP America, began the introduction of this year’s President’s Award winner, Michelle Pearson thought she was out of the running. “ … [He] used the ‘he’ pronoun when describing the winner,” she says. “Then … Continue reading

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