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Paşabahçe Elysia series receives German Design Award

Paşabahçe, one of the largest glassware producers of the world was granted the German Design Award in the tabletop category for its modernized Retro...

Amanoi Glass – glasses that sparkle like aurora lights

‘Amanoi Glass’, a brand of sophisticated titanium glassware, uses high-purity titanium, finished at nano level, to create a series of glasses that provide the...

Homi returns to Milan in January 2019

Homi, the Fiera Milano lifestyle trade fair, set to take place 25-28 January 2019, confirms its status as a unique occasion to discover the...

Dartington Crystal announces new chapter

Devon-based glassmaker Dartington Crystal will begin 2019 with the management team having acquired the majority control of the business. Since 2006, Dartington’s chairman and major...

The Corning Museum of Glass surveys global contemporary glass in special...

The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) has announced that 100 artists – representing 32 nationalities and working in 25 countries – have been selected...

Waterford continues collaboration with Jeff Leatham

Continuing its partnership with world-renowned floral artist Jeff Leatham - who is known for having revolutionised how people think about and visualise flowers -...

Corning Glass Museum partners with Waterford

To mark the 150th anniversary of Corning, New York, as a glass town, The Shops at The Corning Museum of Glass has partnered with...

Nude announces collaboration with Iris Apfel showing the brand’s disruptive side

Istanbul-based global design brand Nude is the creator of contemporary glassware for modern living. The global design brand is confirming its ethos of ‘simple...

Riedel: innovation at the forefront of design for new bar drink...

Continually innovative and at the forefront of design, Riedel presents the Riedel Bar Drink Specific Glassware Collection, made in collaboration with spirits specialist Zane...

Iittala: focus on sharing and informality with the Raami tableware coillection

Iittala launches Raami, a new tableware collection designed by Jasper Morrison. The carefully composed pieces in ceramic, glass and wood are intended to work...

COMPANY LIFE

Verallia: Neuburg plant’s 50th anniversary

On 14 July, current and former teams from Verallia’s German plant in Neuburg (Bavaria) celebrated the site’s 50th anniversary by organizing an Open Day...

Ardagh to close US site

Ardagh Group has announced that it is to permanently close its Milford, MA, glass container production facility due to a continued decline in demand...

Moser Glassworks gala evening to celebrate the 160th anniversary

Nearly 300 guests celebrated this significant anniversary with the Moser Glassworks at a gala evening in the Smetana Hall of the Municipal House in...

Beatson Clark: important investments

Leading glass packaging manufacturer Beatson Clark is once again investing in the future of its Rotherham plant, covering all areas from glass melting and...

Original Swedish glassblowers return to Dartington Crystal

Dartington Crystal had some very special visitors last week, to mark its 50th birthday. The Torrington factory welcomed back some of the original Swedish...

MARKETS & TRENDS

Glass packaging moulds: the future of the-over-the counter and biotech markets

At CPhI Worldwide in Madrid in a briefing held by FEVE – the European Container Glass Federation, Laurent Zuber – CCO of SGD Pharma...

Glass communicates brand values in beauty packaging

Despite a slight volume decline over the past five years, glass continues to be utilized by a subset of beauty and personal care players...

Global Cosmetic and Perfume Glass Bottle Market shows continues growth by...

The Cosmetic and Perfume Glass Bottle Market report offers key insights on strategic analysis of many companies and the value chain analysis of Cosmetic...

Food and beverage markets demands more glass packaging

According to latest data gathered by FEVE, glass packaging production in Europe increased by 2% in weight terms and 2.4% in unit terms in...

BUSINESS

Libbey Financial Results to be reported in early May

Libbey Inc. warns of quarterly financial loss and lower sales. Libbey Inc. expects to report a first-quarter loss of between $6 million and $8 million...

Ardagh IPO leads to potentially interesting deals

The Ardagh Group raised €290 million in its New York IPO last month. The Ardagh Group floated on the New York Stock Exchange last month...

Verallia to invest in Spain in 2018

Verallia, third worldwide producer of glass packaging for food and beverages, will be focusing on Spain in 2018. Increased domestic and export demand, an...

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