This month we are preparing for glasstec at Messe Düsseldorf in Düsseldorf, Germany on October 23rd – 26th.

AGC Glass celebrates the 120th anniversary of its plant in Boussois, France.

Koenig & Bauer Kammann discuss the rise of digital printing.

Elsewhere, Sivesa benefits from an energy efficient furnace with the modernisation of its Orizaba plant.

The Woman in Glassmaking feature showcases female perspectives on the industry.

In addition, Stoelzle talks about Industry 4.0 and digitising the production process.

Vidrala discuss whether the use of calcined lime helps to solve the batch caking problem. highlight the environment and holistic concepts for CO2 reduction.

Seema Gahult holds a spotlight up to the container glass segment in North Africa.

Other technical features include articles from the likes of Heye, OCMI, MAVSA and ERMI.

All of this: plus the round up of industry news.

Glass International’s October digital issue: