The most popular news stories on the Glass International website in 2018 (according to Google Analytics).
Saverglass’s container making site in Acatlán de Juárez, near Guadalajara, Mexico has produced its first bottles.
A major O-I shareholder wants it to sell its European business.
French container glass manufacturer Saverglass has sold its Flacon business to Heinz-Glas.
Owens-Illinois (O-I) has acquired nearly half of Mexican container glassmaker Empresas Comegua in a €119 million deal.
Anchor Glass's Henryetta, Oklaholma, USA plant suffered from a large fire last Wednesday.
Container glass manufacturer Verallia is to invest €80 million into its Villa Poma site in Italy
Brazilian glass packaging manufacturer Wheaton has agreed to purchase Verescence’s Sao Paulo plant.
Europe’s largest flat glass producer, Şişecam, has submitted an offer for the acquisition of Sangalli’s Manfredonia factory in Monte Sant’ Angelo, Italy.
Ardagh’s plant in Neuenhagen, Germany plant has completed one of the company's largest furnace repair projects.
Batch plant specialist Zippe Industrieanlagen has acquired the glass unit from the Finnish company Lahti Precision.