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Import Glass Corporation Opens Location in Florida

Import Glass Corporation (IGC), and automotive glass distributor with 19 locations throughout the U.S., has opened its newest location in Opa Locka, Fla., to service all of South Florida. The company says it offers a full line of OEM and … Continue reading

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C.R. Laurence Returns as a Sponsor for Auto Glass Week™

C.R. Laurence Co. Inc. will return as a Cobalt Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2016 this fall in San Antonio, Texas. The three-day international event will feature automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and an exhibition floor.

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CRL Employees Get Valuable “Thank You” Upon Acquisition

C.R. Laurence’s Donald Friese became a whole lot richer last week when he finalized the $1.3-billion sale of his company to Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, and he’s already starting to give it away. Recognizing the company couldn’t have gotten where it is without its employees, he made sure they were rewarded, too.

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Deal Between OBE and CRL Closes

In what is believed to be the largest acquisition deal ever between two U.S. glass/metal industry companies, Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® (OBE) completed the acquisition of the C.R. Laurence (CRL).

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Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® Acquires C.R. Laurence

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® (OBE), a CRH Group company, has acquired C.R. Laurence Co. Inc. (CRL), a distributor of custom hardware and glazing products to the glass and glazing industry. CRL is an ISO 9001:2008 certified premier manufacturer that has built truck and van windows, sliders, sunroofs and accessories for the automotive industry for more than 40 years.

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CRL Automotive Assigns NAGS Numbers for Ram Van Aftermarket Sidelites and Backlites

C.R. Laurence Automotive has collaborated with National Auto Glass Specifications (NAGS) to assign NAGS identification numbers for the aftermarket sidelites and backlites of the 2014 Ram ProMaster Van.

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Auto Glass Week™ Announces New Cobalt Sponsor: C.R. Laurence Co., Inc.

Auto Glass Week™, the three-day international event featuring automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and an exhibition/extravaganza, is proud to announce that C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. has signed on as a Cobalt sponsor. C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. is an ISO 9001:2008 certified premier manufacturer that has built innovative truck and van windows, sliders, sunroofs and accessories for more than 40 years.

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