Announces Price Increase
Pilkington North America has announced that it will increase its
pricing on all automotive glass parts by 4 percent, effective February
4, 2008. The announcement was made in a memo issued by William George,
director of marketing for the Columbus, Ohio-based company.
"Many of the costs that affect our industry, to include petroleum-based
products, raw materials and energy, have risen," writes George.
"These rising energy and overall costs continue to impact our entire
The announcement comes on the heels of a similar announcement by
PPG Industries late last week. (CLICK
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