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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

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...

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...

O-I launches first Global Design Book

Owens-Illinois, Inc. (O-I) has launched a Global Design Book to provide inspiration for brand owners and design agencies looking for fresh ideas in glass...

Verallia Group celebrates 30 years in Portugal

Verallia Portugal has celebrated its 30th anniversary by gathering together customers, partners and the local authorities in its Figueira da Foz plant. The occasion...

Stölzle Glass Group sees change in top management

After 14 years of successful cooperation, Dkfm. Johannes Schick, CEO of the Stölzle Glass Group, will leave the Group end of April at his...

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

Cumbria Crystal announces new contracts

The last producer of completely hand-blown and hand-cut English crystal in the UK, Cumbria Crystal reveals its most recent initiatives and strategic alliances. The company’s...

Bormioli Rocco: pharma division to Triton and glass containers to Luigi Bormioli

Italy’s glass bottles and container products manufacturer Bormioli Rocco spa is said to be close to be sold to two different buyers in a...

Fiskars strong quarter net sales and comparable EBITA grew

Fiskars Corporation has released its interim report for Q1 of 2017, reporting strong net sales growth. First quarter 2017 in brief: Net sales increased...

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