National Glass Distribution is a leader in glass and aluminium manufacturing in SA

“Unbreakable transparency is the secret ingredient that gets you to 25 years,” says Belinda Louw, National Glass MD. “Cold, hard facts and the truth are the keys to great customer service. We don’t always walk on water, but if there is a problem we will fix it. At the end of the day, it’s our family name and reputation at stake.” National Glass is the only privately owned glass and aluminium wholesaler and manufacturer with a national footprint, supplying the wholesale trade from Polokwane to Vredendal, while exporting to many…

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Guardian Glass and Eastman Partner on the Ultimate Color Neutral Laminated Glass

    Guardian Glass and Eastman Partner on the Ultimate Color Neutral Laminated Glass   KINGSPORT, Tenn., October 15, 2020 – Continuing demand for superior low-iron glass products in both the premium commercial and residential markets is being met with an innovative collaboration between Eastman and Guardian Glass. Eastman and Guardian are jointly announcing Eastman’s new Saflex® Crystal Clear PVB interlayer, which is designed to produce one of the most color neutral, brilliant laminated low-iron glass products available today: Guardian UltraClear® LamiGlass™ Neutral.   “Until now, laminating low-iron glass was…

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Consol forecasts 15% drop in glass industry sales over next year

  In August the company halted a project because of the ban on alcohol sales in lockdown 05 OCTOBER 2020 – 18:56 ALISTAIR ANDERSON Picture: CONSOL SA’s biggest glass maker, Consol, has predicted a 15% drop in industry revenues over the next 12 months, citing slow recovery from the Covid-19 lockdown alcohol ban and the possibility of a second wave of coronavirus infections. Consol is among several companies that called off plans to invest in factories after the ban on the sale of alcohol after the lockdown restrictions choked off sales…

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Consol Glass cancels R1.5-b manufacturing plant due to impact of Covid-19

  Consol Glass has indefinitely suspended construction of a new R1.5-billion glass manufacturing plant in Ekurhuleni.  Photo by Sandra Grünewald on Unsplash Consol Glass has indefinitely suspended construction of a new R1.5-billion glass manufacturing plant in Ekurhuleni due to the reduction of the demand for glass products driven by the pandemic. The reduction in demand is coupled with government’s actions to slow the spread of the virus, including bans on the sale of alcohol and restrictions on all on-premise consumption in the restaurant and hospitality industry. “The legal alcoholic beverages…

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PIONEER FOR ETCHED GLASS PRODUCTION YORGLAS® ATTENDED EURASIA GLASS 2018

İstanbul, 12.03.2018- Standing out with its unmatched product range and privileged service concept in the industrial glass production, Turkish glass processor Cam Merkezi/Yorglas® presented its solutions, innovative technologies and new services for decorative glass industry at the Eurasia Glass in Istanbul.   Alkım Tatlı, Marketing and Sales Manager of Yorglas® stated for their participation at Eurasia Glass “Yorglas’ priority is to create value with the customers’ satisfaction and new collaborations. Yorglas is aiming to achieve for being not only a supplier but also a solution partner. And Exhibitions are the…

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