Welcome to Glassman Events

Glassman Events focus on the glass manufacturing sector, specifically the hollow glass sector of the industry. The event format is a niche trade exhibition where people can arrange meetings with a number of suppliers and industry experts in one place. The visitors and exhibitors can attend the free conference sessions to hear from industry experts.

These exhibitions bring together international experts, hollow and container manufacturers and businesses that use glass containers, to discover the latest innovations which include energy efficiency, quallity control, packaging, logistics and decorative possibilities. 



Latest News from Glass International    

Vitro approves acquisition of PPG

Vitro has approved the acquisition of PPG’s flat glass business for $755 million.


Thai Malaya Glass chooses Sorg and EME

The new batch plant for Thai Malaya Glass (TMG) is being built for furnace SB4 with a capacity of 300 t/d and ready for future expansion. 


Verallia proposes heat-sealable glass jars with see-through lids

Verallia proposes heat-sealable glass jars with see-through lids

European glass container manufacturer, Verallia, has launched an innovation that makes it possible to use see-through lids with heat-sealable glass jars. 


Swedish food and drinks delegation visits Ardagh Irvine

Swedish food and drinks delegation visits Ardagh Irvine

A large delegation from the Swedish food and drinks industry visited Ardagh Glass in Irvine, UK to study modern methods of glass bottle manufacturing and inspect the new furnace and production line installed at the plant last year.


O-I gives $20,000 grant to glass industry trade groups

The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation (CGIF) and The Glass Manufacturing Industry Council (GMIC) have received a $20,000 grant from the O-I Charities Foundation.


glasstec 2016 welcomes visitors from over 100 countries

glasstec 2016 welcomes visitors from over 100 countries

Despite a slight drop in visitor numbers compared to the 2014 event, this year’s glasstec welcomed visitors from an increased number of countries, confirming its reputation as the international meeting place for all facets of the global glass industry. 


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