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Shop Savvy  
GANA Perspectives  
Tales from the Jobsite  
Legal Ease  
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The Business  
features  
YOUR CHOICE  
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The Glass Industry’s Choice  
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Hillary Clinton. Donald Trump. (Gary Johnson?)  
What are their positions on issues that affect your  
business and who does the industry think will  
make the best president?  
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Mergers & Acquisitions  
Global Update  
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Distribution & Production  
Contract Glazing  
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Making Bends Meet  
Energy & Environment  
Cold-bent architectural glass requires careful,  
upfront analysis, testing and engineering to ensure  
it can hold up against short- and long-term stresses.  
In an unprecedented collaborative effort, the project  
team for a brand new arena in Las Vegas wasn’t  
about to roll the dice.  
News Analysis:  
Insulating Glass  
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News Analysis: Machinery  
Industry Outlook  
Showcase  
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Newsmakers  
The Bigger the Better  
From the latest in machinery to innovations in  
glazing, this year’s GlassBuild America is filled with  
exhibitors ready to show their hand of noteworthy  
products.  
Reviews & Previews  
Up & Coming  
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Suppliers Guide  
Classifieds  
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Advertising Index  
Front and Center  
Storefronts and entrances aren’t just for  
stores. Contract glaziers are finding growth  
and opportunities in new applications and  
developments.  
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o n t h e c o v e r  
The recently completed T-Mobile  
Arena in Las Vegas features  
a unique cold-bent glass  
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Full Steam Ahead  
installation. Glass was  
Your showroom’s first impression can make or  
break a deal. USGlass spoke with shower door and  
enclosure retailers on how showrooms can help  
attract more clients.  
fabricated by J.E. Berkowitz and  
installed by Crown Corr. Turn to  
page 56 to learn more.  
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Photo credit: Crown Corr  
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