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April 30, 2015
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NGA AT WORK
New 2015 Employee Safety Guide Now Available
The National Glass Association has released the completely updated and redesigned 2015 Employee Safety Guide, available to NGA members at a significantly discounted price. Designed as a reference for creating a safer workplace, the guide reviews issues related to personal, workplace and customer safety. Read More...
Cam Marston to Headline NGA\WDDA Keynote Breakfast at GlassBuild America
In an effort to help address the labor issues facing today's glass and glazing companies, the NGA will host speaker, author and generational expert Cam Marston at the NGA\WDDA Keynote Breakfast this fall, held in conjunction with GlassBuild America. Read More...
 
NEWS TO KNOW
Riots & Board-Ups: Who's Needed Most After the National Guard?
Michele Nosko Joins NGA\WDDA As Membership & Marketing Director
Glass Industry Companies Implement Innovative Hiring Strategies
Industry Veteran Tim Harris Passes Away After Work-Related Accident
 
 
YOUR PROFITS
Smart Supply Chain Management
By Katy Devlin
The rebounding construction market has made smart supply chain management more important than ever for glass companies. Increasing demand has put strains on material supply, creating challenges with raw material price increases, potential difficulties getting certain glass products and, in particular, longer lead times. However, good planning and close collaboration with suppliers and customers can ease pressures. Read More...
NGA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Apple Valley Glass
Learn more about this fellow NGA member and how it perceives the industry. “Things are changing in the industry, particularly in our local market. We are seeing Internet competition—customers getting quotes for projects like mirror walls off the Internet from fly-by-night companies. And we are seeing changes at our suppliers," Mike Silveroli says.  Read More...
 
 
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