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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...

Lenox appoints new CEO

Lenox Corporation (Lenox), America’s leading tabletop brand, has announced that the Board of Directors has appointed Mads Ryder as chief executive officer. Mads joins...

Tableware Awards 2019: 146 brands

Following the launch of the Tableware International Awards of Excellence 2019, Tableware International has announced it has received 269 entries from 146 different brands,...

COMPANY LIFE

Libbey celebrates 200th anniversary

Libbey Inc. has several significant milestones in history, including when the glass manufacturing company established its roots in Toledo in 1888, and again in...

Venini opens new store in the Far East

Since 1921 Venini, based in Murano, the worldwide famous island where glass has been manufactured for 600 years, has been one of the major...

Steklarna Hrastnik: further investments in the pipeline

Steklarna Hrastnik has announced that it intends to invest EUR 12.7 million in 2018. The Slovenian packaging glass manufacturer has already completed the first of...

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...

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...

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

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...

O-I CEO and CFO to present at the Credit Suisse 31st Annual Basic Materials...

Owens-Illinois, Inc. (O-I) has announced that the company will participate in the Credit Suisse 31st Annual Basic Materials Conference on Wednesday, 12 September 2018,...

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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