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Vitro to Close Evansville Plant

Vitro Automotive Glass (Vitro) has announced it is closing its auto glass manufacturing plant in Evansville, Ind., by the end of the year. According to Vitro, the economic impact of COVID-19 was a factor in the decision. Vitro previously had … Continue reading

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Vitro Automotriz Glass Closes One of Its Production Lines; Issues Recall

Vitro Automotriz, S.A. de C.V. (Vitro) has announced the company is closing one of its production lines in Meadville, Pa., where more than 100 positions will be impacted by the closing. According to Vitro, the economy, COVID-19 and a need … Continue reading

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Pilkington Glass Factory to Close at Queenborough with Loss of 14 Jobs

Pilkington Glass Factory to Close at Queenborough with Loss of 14 Jobs

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Safelite to Close Enfield Plant and Exit Automotive Glass Manufacturing

Safelite AutoGlass, the nation’s largest automotive glass installation company, will close its plant in Enfield, N.C., and cease manufacturing automotive glass parts before the end of the year. Officials say the decision was based on the increased complexity—and cost—of manufacturing such parts as their complexity and number of different types are expected to increase rapidly in the future.

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