Volume 51, Issue 12 - December 2016

features

Buying Power
Our Annual Buyers Guide has everything you need to navigate your next glazing industry purchase. The ? rst section provides an alphabetical listing of companies, followed by product categories and suppliers.
The Votes Are In
Which products got the most votes in this year’s Readers’ Choice awards? Find out as we announce the winners of your favorites, from glass to curtainwall and a lot more.
Change the Way You Think
The industry is seeing an increasing drive toward automated glass fabrication. There are a lot of bene?ts for doing so, but is the move right for every company?
In with the Old
Renovation doesn’t seem to get the amount of attention it deserves from the glass industry compared to new construction, but why? It’s an untapped market with lots of opportunity—and money—waiting to be taken.
GANA’s Long Shadow of Results
For many years, the Glass Association of North America (GANA) has been integral in driving the glass industry forward in a countless number of ways. This USGlass special section takes a look back at how GANA tackled some of the industry’s key issues of the last few decades and successfully addressed important needs of the members it represents.




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Shop Savvy
Tales from the Jobsite Legal Ease
The Business
The USGlass magazine 2017 Annual Buyers Guide. Our comprehensive listing of the industry’s companies, products and services begins on page 36.

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