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The Oregon Brewers Festival's glass-kicking plans »

July 8, 2013 | Glass News

According to a report in the Portland Business Journal, "Oregon Brewers Festival organizers are adding a touch of glass to the event. For the first time, attendees will fill their taster glasses with beer that's  poured into actual glass receptacles.

Wall Street Journal: Glass bottles lend pop to soda makers »

June 24, 2013 | Glass News

Over the past two years, sales growth of soda in glass bottles has outpaced that of soda in plastic bottles and aluminum cans, according to a Nielsen report covered in the Wall Street Journal.

New Jersey glass plant celebrates 150 years in operation »

June 24, 2013 | Glass News

From a report in the South Jersey Times, one local business is proudly celebrating 150 years of roots in Salem City, New Jersey.

NPR Planet Money: How a Used Bottle Becomes a New Bottle »

June 21, 2013 | Glass News

National Public Radio recently visited a glass manufacturing facility in New Jersey to learn more about the recycling process.

100 Years of the "Perfect Mason" »

June 5, 2013 | Glass News

A special 16oz glass jar has been manufactured by Ardagh Group for Jarden Home Brands to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the iconic Ball brothers “Perfect Mason” jar.

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