Glass industry news



Friends of Glass inspires millennials about recycling

Published: September 18, 2017 by Greg Morris

Friends of Glass teamed up with celebrity rapper and comedian Ben Bailey Smith (Doc Brown) and ex-Britain’s Got Talent contestants The Bottle Boys (pictured) to create the campaign Endless Chorus.

The campaign was inspired by the findings of a new pan-European study by Friends of Glass in…

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Fire at Vitro Architectural Glass US factory

Published: September 18, 2017 by Greg Morris

A leaking furnace at Vitro’s architectural glass factory in South Middletown Township, Pennsylvania, USA caused a fire

More than 40 fire fighting and emergency services attended the blaze. Despite the intensity of the fire, all staff were evacuated and accounted for with only one injury…

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Glaston closes €3 million Chinese tempering machine deal

Published: September 18, 2017 by Greg Morris

Glaston has sold a GlastonAir glass tempering machine to China Triumph International Engineering Co. (CTIEC).

Delivery is planned to take place around mid-year 2018 and the deal is valued at around €3 million.

CTIEC has entered into projects in new glass, new materials and renewable…

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Stölzle Glass Group launches new website

Published: September 13, 2017 by Greg Morris

Stölzle has launched a new website. Its new site includes changes to the style layout for Navigation, and has been technically adapted for both mobile and desktop versions.

A video in the header of its home page – The Art of Making Glass – shows its passion to manufacture high-end…

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