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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

SGD inaugurates furnace number 2 at Saint Quentin site

SGD Pharma celebrated the lighting of furnace number 2 at its Saint Quentin La Motte plant, northern France last week with an inauguration ceremony...

Ardagh Group celebrates double win at the Starpack Awards

The packaging designs for Claymore Whisky and Duerr’s Citrus have been honoured, winning a bronze star award for engineering innovation, and a food and...

Anchor Glass names new CEO

Anchor Glass, one of the leading producers of glass packaging in the US has named a new CEO. Nipesh Shah, who comes to Anchor...

Verreum working with global artists

Bohemian glass manufacturer Verreum, located north of Prague, delivers glassware all over the world and is seeing renewed demand thanks to its ability to...

Luigi Bormioli gets new president

Luigi Bormioli Corporation’s Michael Duncan is no longer president of the company, according to company officials. Duncan was appointed president in 2013. His responsibilities have...

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

Borosil Glass Works: quarterly results

Borosil Glass Works Limited (BGWL) has announced 66% increase in net profit at Rs14.78 crore for the quarter ended Mar 2018. The company's sales increased...

Local wineries could be hit by Trump tariffs

With President Trump's trade tariff tactics becoming a reality for Oregon wineries – increasing the cost to buy things like bottles and cardboard boxes...

Luxottica buys sun lens maker Barberini

Ray-Ban owner Luxottica has announced that it has bought the world’s top manufacturer of optical glass sun lenses Barberini in a EUR 140-million deal....

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