Posts Tagged ‘ NSG Group ’

Glass Manufacturer Feels Impact of COVID Economy, Forecasts Stronger 2022

May 18th, 2021

NSG Group, a global glass manufacturer and parent company of Pilkington, saw a decline in revenues in fiscal year 2021 compared to 2020 yet still exceeded its expectations, according to a recently released financial report. The company totaled $4.57 billion for the year, down 10.2% from $5.09 billion the year before but greater than its […]

NSG Group Announced Upcoming Changes to Officers and Senior Management Positions

Mar 25th, 2021

NSG Group, which includes Nippon Sheet Glass and its associated companies, has announced upcoming personnel changes, effective April 1. In the executive branch, chief procurement officer John Mercer will become  the executive officer, special project until his departure from the company at the end of April. At the corporate level, Takashi Suzuki, managing director of […]

NSG Lights Furnace for Solar Production at New Ohio Plant

Nov 11th, 2020

NSG Group held a furnace lighting ceremony at its new plant in Luckey, Ohio, earlier this week, starting up the company’s first new float glass line in the U.S. since 1980. The new 500,000-square-foot facility will begin operating next week and will have a melting capacity of 600 tons per day. The plant will add […]

NSG Starts 100th Anniversary with Special Website and Facebook Page

Apr 5th, 2018

As part of its 100th anniversary celebration, which will take place November 22, 2018, NSG Group has launched a special website and corporate Facebook page. The programs were developed around the anniversary concept of “Working together for another century of Progress,” and are aimed at expressing the company’s aspiration for embracing diverse talent and joining […]

North America Leads NSG Group’s Architectural Fiscal-Year Results

May 19th, 2015

NSG Group announced its architectural operating results for fiscal year 2015 improved over the previous year, as the company’s business in that sector recorded revenues of $2.11 billion and an operating profit of $140 million. Results improved “due to cost savings arising from the Groups’ restructuring program and improved market conditions in North America,” a […]

NSG Reports Challenging Marketing Conditions with Signs of Improvement

May 17th, 2013

The NSG Group reported its 2013 fiscal-year results this week, and company officials note that while “challenging market conditions persist, [there are] signs of improvement in some areas.” The company reports cumulative group revenues of $5.1 billion U.S. dollars (521.3 billion yen), 6 percent below the previous year. The company’s architectural revenue for the fiscal […]

NSG Reports Stabilization of North American Architectural Glass Market; Levels Still Low

Aug 3rd, 2012

The NSG Group has released its financial report for the first quarter of the fiscal year. The company reports that while its architectural markets in North Market are stable, they are “still significantly below the level of 2008.” The company reports that sales of its solar energy glass fell in North America during the quarter, […]

NSG Building Products Segment Revenue Falls 3.8 Percent from FY 2011

May 10th, 2012

The Japan-based NSG Group, owner of the Pilkington brand, has reported a 3.8 percent drop in revenue for its building products segment for its fiscal year (FY) 2012, compared with FY 2011, according to its most recent financial report. The company reports revenue of $3.0 billion U.S. dollars (239,400 million Japanese yen) for FY 2012 […]

NSG Group Changes Logo, Brand Identity

Nov 14th, 2011

The NSG Group has instituted the use of a new logo, effective today, which company officials say “will help [its] employees, customers, suppliers and other stakeholders recognize that [it is] a single and distinctive company, while at the same time retain[ing] the valuable Pilkington brand name.” According to a company statement, the new NSG Group […]