With content covering 40 different countries, our first issue in the International Year of Glass offers a truly global update of the glassmaking world.

Having been mailed globally, the digital version can currently be read free of charge alongside back copies in the Digital Archive (sponsored by FIC): https://www.glassworldwide.co.uk/Digital-Issues

Featuring a series of exclusive industry figurehead interviews alongside an expanded technology section, selected highlights of the January/February issue include:


Hollow, flat and speciality glass market conditions in India, Italy, South Korea, Spain and USA.


  • La Opala - Ajit Jhunjhunwala (Managing Director).
  • Guardian - Guus Boekhoudt (Executive Vice President).
  • Gerresheimer - Gerry Wilkins (Senior Director for Sales & Marketing in USA and Canada).
  • Verescence - Thomas Riou (CEO).
  • Guardian - Rick Zoulek (Executive Vice President of Guardian Glass Americas).
  • Kaema Glass - Harris Hendraka (AFGM Chairman and COO of Kemasindo Ampuh).
  • Encirc / Armstrong – Adrian Curry (Encirc Managing Director) and Daniel Owen (CEO of The Armstrong Partnership).
  • Glass Futures - Aston Fuller (General Manager).
  • Glass Packaging Institute - Scott DeFife (President).
  • ANFEVI (Spanish National Association) - Karen Davies (Secretary General)


12 technical articles on cold end technology, hot end technology, inspection, melting and process control provide practical solutions to the everyday issues faced by glass professionals.


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