December 31, 2008
- Special News Alert: Cindy Rowe Sale to Belron US Closes
- Manufacturing Declines Across Region
- Amid 51 Percent Theft Spike, Business Booms
- China A-Shares Close Lower; Index Down 65 Percent for 2008
- Child Ejected Through Window in Crash

December 30, 2008
- Levine Motions to Convert Diamond Bankruptcy to Chapter 7 Case
- Tualatin Auto Glass Shop's Roof Collapses
- Apogee Posts 3Q Earnings
- World Glass: The Porsche 911 Targa
- Insurance Agents Keeping Busy

December 29, 2008
- Diamond Purchase Ranks as Top Auto Glass Story of 2008 Among™ Readers
- Church Consolidations, Labor Unrest Rumbles Through the Valley (scroll down)
- Joe's Auto Glass Puts Focus on Its Service
- UNITED KINGDOM — Auto Windscreens Celebrates a 'Glass' Act With Its Factory
- INDIA — Auto Component Companies: Going Downhill
- Protecting Automakers Right Move (Editorial)
- Give Your Car's Windshield a Break This Winter
- Snow Breaks Car Window at Mall, Injuring Infant, Mother
- The Grinch Steals More than Christmas at Highwoods Blvd. Today

December 23, 2008
- SIA Supplier Moving Closer to Tippecanoe County Plant
- Falling Ice Injures Driver
- UNITED KINGDOM — AA Unveils 'Comic Car Insurance Claims of 2008'
- 2010 Chevrolet Equinox: 2009 Detroit Auto Show Preview
- 'Fix My Wreck' Winner Pleased With Results
- Formation of Committee to Create Standard for Uniform Labeling of Auto Glass Adhesives

December 22, 2008
- Auto Suppliers Hit in Downturn
- Mygrant Glass Relocates to Western Business Center
- Small-Time Repair Shop, World-Class Innovation
- Local Suppliers Praise Loan to Big Three
- New California GPS Law Opens a Window of Opportunity
- Rossville Man’s Invention Saves Lives
- Recalls of Chinese Auto Parts Are a Mounting Concern
- Need Help Clearing That Icy Windshield?
- Toyota Forecasts Loss as Sales Slide
- Highway Patrol Tries to Heat Up Cold Cases

December 19, 2008
- Bush Details $17 Billion Plan to Rescue Automakers
- Travel Decrease Continues in October; Down 3.5 Percent from 2007 for Month
- Belron US Technicians Travel to Australia to Offer Support to O’Brien
- Jack Morris Auto Glass Avoids Corporate Look to Maintain ‘Mom-and-Pop’ Reputation
- GM Town 'On Edge Until Bush Gives Us the Money'
- Consumers Reveal What Makes Them Loyal to Auto Insurers

December 18, 2008
- Rapid Expansion, Economy Blamed for Auto Shop Closing
- Property Casualty Industry's Net Income Down 91.8 Percent
- Price-Fixing Suit Against Insurers Dismissed
- GM Denies Holding New Merger Talks with Chrysler
- Woman Arrested After Cocaine Found in Car's Trunk

December 17, 2008
- J.N. Phillips Collects Items for "Cradles to Crayons"
- Toledo's Makeover: Glass City to Solar Valley
- Kendallville Manufacturer Taylor Made Plans to Add Product Line and Double its Workforce
- Auto Rescue Being Worked on Quickly: Paulson
- TOKYO — Nippon Sheet Glass Falls as UBS Advises Selling Stock

December 16, 2008
- Pilkington to Appeal EC Price-Fixing Fine
- Belron US Suits Against Both Levesque and Lee Dismissed; Both Cases Settled under Confidential Terms
- IGA's Independents' Days Convention and Spring Auto Glass Show™ Set for May 12-14, 2009 in Ft. Myers, Florida
- Nashville Glass Plant Staggers Layoffs
- Jerome Avenue Auto Stores Feel the Economy's Pinch
- Curtain Falls on PPG Monday
- Advertisement: GlasWeld Glass Restoration Equipment Featured on DIY Network
- Japan Stocks Decline as Recession Dents Demand for Materials
- Progressive Won't Pay Dividend in January
- Woman Charged After Flying Mattress Hits Car; Erwin Couple Barely Escape Injury

December 15, 2008
- Arrow Announces Settlement; CFO Discusses Company's Founding
- PGW VP Comments on Preparations for Bailout Decision
- Eye on America Launches Educational TV Segment on Glass America
- Local Suppliers Hope Auto Bailout Comes Through
- We're Not Fat Cats, Car Workers Say
- Open Sunroof Saves Toddler's Life
- Windshield Shattered in I-95 Construction Zone
- Teens Plead Not Guilty to BB Gun Vandalism

December 12, 2008
- PPG Chair Calls for Action in Auto Bailout
- ROLAGS Revisions Submitted to ANSI
- Zeledyne to Return to Full Staff on January 5
- Western Mass. Auto-Parts Producers Monitoring Bailout Progress Closely
- Dow Plant Fate Unclear: Impact of Parent Company's Reorganization Plan Unclear
- Massachusetts Repairers Await Decision on Labor Rates
- China Stocks Slip 3 Percent as Auto Shares Slide
- UNITED KINGDOM - Autoglass Appoints Marketing Director
- Report of Smoke in Cabin Sends Plane Back to JFK

December 11, 2008
- GEMS Wraps Up in Schaumburg, Ill.
- House Passes Auto Bailout, Senate Prospects Grim
- Collateral Damage in the PE Section of the Auto Industry?
- TOKYO — Asahi Glass, Nippon Sheet Shares Fall After Fine
- Glasspro Donates Car Washes to Veterans
- Town Unites to Help Conlan

December 10, 2008
- Seminars, Show Continues Today at Glass Expo Midwest '08
- Deal on $15 Billion Auto Bailout
- Glass Company Says If Auto Industry Fails They Do Too
- With ArcelorMittal Plant Closing, 260 Jobs Lost
- What is Seen and What is Not Seen: Applied to the Big Three Bailout
- CARSTAR Launches While-You-Wait Express Repair Facilities
- BULGARIA — Sisecam Auto Glass Factory in Bulgaria's Turgovishte Stops Production
- Asia 2009 Soda Ash Talks Stall on Financial Malaise
- New Auto Plants Open Doors Despite Cutbacks

December 9, 2008
- Dow Chemical Announces Cutbacks; Dow Automotive is Not Expected to be Affected, Company Officials Report
- Automaker Troubles Hit Tulsa
- Glass Expo Midwest™ Opens Today
- NOVUS® Celebrates 500th Training Class Milestone
- Auto Glass Branch Opens in Springfield
- Mason Joins Dow Automotive Aftermarket
- Crashless Cars: Making Driving Safer

December 8, 2008
- Belron US to Open New Warehouse in Pittston, Pa.; Three More in the Works
- Union Wins Vote at Pittsburgh Glass Plant
- Glass Expo Midwest™ Opens Tomorrow in Schaumburg (Suburban Chicago), Ill.
- Detroit's Auto Woes Affect Tri-State Business
- Safelite Solutions to Handle Glass Claims for Ohio Casualty
- How Did He Survive This SF Fall?
- Smash and Grab Thefts Up
- Aurora Woman Critical After Hit-Run Accident
- Vandals Target More Than Three Dozen Vehicles, Storefront Windows in Glass-Shooting Spree

December 5, 2008
- Industry Representatives Consider Auto Bailout, Impacts on Industry
- Expert: Automakers' Bailout Would Save Jobs, Not Help Sales
- UNITED KINGDOM - Business Big Shot: Sir Nigel Rudd, Chairman-Elect, Invensys
- Looking for Work? Consider a Trade
- Auto Insurance Fraud on the Rise
- 13 Companies OK'd to Self-Insure for Workers' Comp in Texas
- Solar Car Completes 1st Ever Round-the-World Trip
- Insurance Website Asks, “Are the Free Steaks Worth It?”
- Windshield Repair: What You Need to Know to Stay Safe
- Dennis O'Sullivan's Auto Service (scroll down)

December 4, 2008
- PGW Layoffs Affect Staff "Globally," Company Officials Report
- Diamond Hearing Scheduled for December 30; Belron US Objection to Levine Settlement to be Reviewed
- FINLAND - NSG to Lay Off Finnish Staff for 5-8 Weeks
- Belron US Selects Employees' Photos to Appear in 2009 Calendar
- Lancaster Strip Mall Fire Declared Arson, Arrest Made
- Watch Out for Burglars During the Holidays
- Advertisement: Glass Technology Attends Greenbuild
- Boyd Group Income Fund Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid for Its Trust Units
- Allstate Insurance Company Holiday Teen Driving Hotspots Study Reveals Areas with Highest Rates of Deadly Teen Crashes from Thanksgiving through New Year's Day
- AIG in Deal with U.S. Government to Terminate Some Debt Obligations

December 3, 2008
- PPG Spinoff to Shutter Three Sites
- Polar Opposites in the Hoosier State
- Michigan Bill That Would Prevent Insurers' Interests in Repair Facilities Referred to Senate Committee
- Autoglass Promotes Meliveo
- Insurer to Get a Say in Rate-Setting Case
- Ford to Cut U.S. Supplier Base
- How Will Shanghai GM Go If GM Goes Bankrupt?
- Pelosi Says Congress Won't Let Big Three Carmakers Go Bankrupt
- Auto Manufacturers Continue to See Drops; Mazda Sales Down 31.3 Percent
- Intermec Printers Help Webasto Roof Systems Eliminate Risks of Human Error and Costly Charges

December 2, 2008
- GlasWeld Takes Over Management of Glass Mechanix; Two Will Now Be Co-Located
- 160 to Lose Jobs in Oshawa Parts Plant Closure
- CCC Information Services and Mitchell International Reaffirm Commitment to Merger; Intend to Contest FTC's Opposition
- Michigan Shop Owner's Plea for Detroit
- Hollywood Movie Crew Pumps Up Local Economy
- GM November Sales Drop 41 Percent
- Life Is A Highway: Study Confirms Cars Have Personality
- It’s Never Too Late to Plan to Attend Glass Expo Midwest™!
- Allstate Launches Green Initiative
- State Can Investigate Claims Against Insurance Companies
- Vandals Smash More Than 50 Windshields in Fort Worth

December 1, 2008
- Pittsburgh Glass Works Announces Restructuring Activities
- Pilkington Closes Plant in Eisenerz, Austria
- Auto Glass Fitters Adds Location in Fairmont, W.Va.
- Niagara: Fire Breaks Out in Falls Auto Shop
- Local Glass Doctor Franchise Earns National Accreditation
- ABRA Opens Fourth Repair Center in South Dakota
- Region's Businesses Hurt by Automakers' Misery
- Ernie Haire Ford Files for Chapter 11
- Consumers Prefer Agencies to Call Centers, According to Recent J.D. Powers Study
- Deer Leap onto Highway; Windshield Smashed
- Toddler Thrown Onto Highway During Crash

November 26, 2008
- Auto Glass Shop Gives Something Back During Holiday Season
- Auto Glass Repair Shop Outgrows Incubator Space
- UNITED KINGDOM - Terry to Strengthen Auto Windscreens' Position
- More Vehicles Make Top Marks on Safety
- Eau Claire Police Launch Clear Windshield Campaign
- Bullet in Semi's Windshield Leads Officers to Marijuana Grow Operation

November 25, 2008
- FTC Launches Suit to Block Merger of CCC and Mitchell
- Gas Prices Reach $1.89 Average Nationally
- Safelite Autoglass Warehouse Opens Locally
- Massachusetts Insurers Say Bill Takes Away Labor Rate Control
- AIG to Change Name of Auto Insurer, Cut Jobs
- CANADA - Local Business Owner Injured in Crash That Killed Wife
- UNITED KINGDOM - Ice Attack on Car Blamed on Passing Plane
- Best Windshield Wipers
- Just a Few More Days to Pre-Register for Glass Expo Midwest™! December 9-10 * Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel * Schaumburg, Ill.

November 24, 2008
- Michigan House Passes Bill That Would Prevent Insurers' Interests in Repair Facilities
- Advertisement: BETAPRIME™ CLEAR Approved Down to 0°F
- 2010 Mazda Mazda3 Debuts at Los Angeles Auto Show
- Auto Shops Fare Well in Struggling Economy
- Advertisement: Glasweld Glass Repair Systems Offer New Business Opportunities
- Police: Rock Throwing Prank Could Turn Deadly
- Numerous Car Windshields Shot Out Overnight in Tyler

November 21, 2008
- Henderson Glass Working to Partner with Unnamed Auto Body Shop
- Become IGA-Certified Today—for FREE—at GEMS!
- Honda Cuts 18,000 More Vehicles from U.S. Production
- Cleanest Diesel Ever from Mercedes-Benz: 2009 ML 320 BlueTEC
- Chinese Auto Parts Market Set to Take Off
- Unmolested 1939 Ford Coupe Just Like Dad's

November 20, 2008
- September Travel Shows 4.4 Percent Drop from 2007
- Diversified Glass Services' Executive Team Focuses on Core Strengths, Innovative Growth, to Reinvigorate Michigan's Oldest Glass Company
- Solutia to Lay Off 115 at Mich. Plant
- The Dwyer Group Named Among Best Companies to Work for in Texas for Second Year
- Novus® Celebrates Winning Olympic Performances
- Five New Ford Motor Company Products to Launch with Carlite's SoundScreen Noise-Reducing Glass Technology
- Jobs Hang in the Balance as Bailout Talks Stall

November 19, 2008
- Update: Belron to Integrate Mobilglas into Carglass® Denmark
- Special News Alert: Belron Purchases Mobilglas of Denmark for Approximately $6 Million
- AGC Announces Layoffs, According to Local Paper
- NWRA Promotes Sustainability of Repair at GreenBuild
- MEXICO - Vitro Finance Chief Resigns; Replaced by Del Valle
- Reliable Auto Glass Celebrates 7-Year Anniversary
- UNITED KINGDOM - Auto Windscreens Apprentice Named as Best in the glass Industry
- What Happens to the Small-Town Auto Suppliers If the Lights Go Out on the Big Three?
- Region Has Big Stake in the Big 3
- Two Teenagers Arrested for More Than 40 Car Vandalisms

November 18, 2008
- Belron Reports Third-Quarter Growth of 6 Percent; Officials Say Both U.S. and European Auto Glass Markets are Shrinking
- ROLAGS Votes to Limit Crack Size to 6 Inches
- D'Ieteren Cuts Forecast Amid Gloomy Economic Outlook
- Auto Windscreens Re-Launches Its Website
- Act Now: Glass Expo Midwest™ is Just Three Weeks Away!
- Swiss Man Shows Off Solar Car to DC
- Utah Auto Dealers Hoping for Auto Industry Bailout
- Airliner Makes Emergency Landing in Sweden
- Single Vehicle Crash Claims Life

November 17, 2008
- Belron Motions for Further Extension in Levesque Case; Reports That Parties are Finalizing a Settlement Agreement
- Gerber Collision & Glass Develops Remote Damage Appraisal Program
- Webasto to Double PC Auto Glazing Capacity
- UNITED KINGDOM - GKN Brakes Even Harder as Car Sales Keep Slowing
- Auto Industry Collapse Would Bring Pain Too Costly to Bear
- Boyd Group Income Fund Reports 2008 Third Quarter Results
- Saint-Gobain Rejigs Strategy to Boost Sales
- Vehicle Roofs Unsafe in Rollovers, Watchdogs Say
- Advertisement: Water Doctors International Releases AMAS On Demand
- TAIWAN - Boy Killed by Airbag, No Seatbelt
- ASRW 2008 Events - NACE and CARS - Deliver Strong Results

November 14, 2008
- Manufacturers and Suppliers Launch Latest at Auto Glass Expo at NACE, From Cordless to One-Tech Setting Tools
- GEMS™ 2008 is Almost Here; Print Your Free Pass Today
- Belron US Promotes Cain to Director of Communications
- Scully Joins AGC
- JAPAN - NSG Group Announces Revision of Forecast
- INDIA - Saint Gobain Wants Suppliers to Slash Rates
- Limited Edition 2009 Renault Mégane R26.R Charges onto the Road with SABIC Innovative Plastics' Lexan* Sheet with Exatec* Technology
- Car Manufacturer Benefits from Vision Technology
- Canadian Lawsuit Filed Against Insurance Company AIG
- Environmentalists Praise By-the-Mile Auto Insurance Option in Texas
- Car-Window Shootings Warrant Felony Prosecution

November 13, 2008
- Auto Glass Manufacturers Respond to EU Fines for Price-Fixing; Saint-Gobain Plans to Appeal
- ABRA Opens New Denver-Area Repair Center
- New Non-Profit Launches in Massachusetts to Promote Volunteerism
- Harmon Solutions Group partners with AAA Auto Club South Insurance Company and AAA Auto Club Insurance Company of Florida
- Catastrophes Hit Allstate's Q3 Earnings
- Glass Services Business Ready to "Fix Your Panes"
- Colonia Car Owner Awakens to Find Man Smashing Windshield with Bat

November 12, 2008
- European Commission Fines Auto Glass Manufacturers for Price-Fixing
- GE Provides $200 Million Credit Facility to Pittsburgh Glass Works
- Falling Demand Forces Fuyao to Stop Two Lines
- INDIA - Automobile Component Industry in Low Gear
- O'Brien Asks, "Is Radio Relevant?" at IGA Marketing Conference
- GlasWeld Presents on Sustainable Business at International Conferences
- Safelite Solutions Promotes Two
- Barter Exchanges Catch On as Credit Tightens
- SABIC Innovative Plastics Helps GM's Advanced Design Studio Create Futuristic Glazing for the EcoJet Supercar
- 2005/2006 Auto Insurance Report Now Available
- Safety Device Could See Car Insurance Claims Fall
- Aquapel® Launches E-Commerce Site

November 10, 2008
- IGA Fall Marketing Conference Brings Back Memories of 2001 IGA Conference; President Announces He's "Madder Than Hell"
- NWRA Annual Conference Answers Insurance Questions, Provides Automotive Glass Updates and Certification Training
- Bringing History Back to Life: The Memphis Belle
- Why Gateway Developer's Offer Was Turned Down
- GM Reports Running Low on Cash; It Ends Chrysler Merger Talks
- Nanofilm's Rao to Speak on Nanotechnology for Automotive Glazing
- Local Auto Body Shop Goes Green
- FIX Auto Canada Selects Mitchell International as Preferred Management Systems Vendor
- Terre Haute Woman Escapes Injury When Board Flies Through Windshield

November 8, 2008
- Special News Alert: Chadwick Wins Gold in 2008 Auto Glass Technician

- Special Update: AGTO Finalists Named

November 7, 2008
- Special News Alert: Anderson Wins Windshield Repair Olympics Two Years in a Row
- Auto Glass Week in Las Vegas Continues
- Ford Posts $3B Operating Loss
- Nanofilm's Rao to Speak on Nanotechnology for Automotive Glazing
- Dad Makes Donation in Honor of His Lourdes Graduate
- U.S. Weighs Options to Ease Strain on AIG
- Safelite Autoglass Nominated as One of the Best Places to Work in Central Ohio

November 6, 2008
- International Auto Glass Safety Conference Comes to a Close
- Car Dealers See 'Closed' in the Future
- Chrysler to Offer Another Round of Buyouts to Belvidere Workers
- Considers Stability of Insurers in Current Credit Crisis
- Big Salt Crystals Threaten Cedar Rapids Drivers
- Hundreds of Car Windows Shot Out by Pellet Gun

November 5, 2008
- International Auto Glass Safety Conference Begins Today in Las Vegas
- GlasWeld Launches New Fusion-Powered ‘Vehicle’ for Glass Repair Professionals
- Documents Raise Doubts About Auto Safety
- UFO-Like Vehicle Built on Earth with Earth-Friendly Designs
- HSG Becomes Sole Provider of Processing Auto Glass Claims for Florida Farm Bureau
- Car Insurance Gets Cheaper In Indiana
- Des Moines Vandalism Spree Damages Vehicles

November 4, 2008
- Auto Glass Week in Las Vegas Revs Up
- s.a. D'Ieteren n.v.: Disclosure Of Major Shareholdings
- State Auto Financial Q3 2008 Earnings Call Transcript
- New Engines, More Power - Same Seats

November 3, 2008
- Safelite AutoGlass Launches Technician Profile E-mail Tool
- AGRSS Council Writes Article for Claims Magazine
- Delta Kits Officially Launches a New Windshield Repair Forum Layout
- Walker Road Set to Reopen
- Presidential Power on the Road
- Man Says Cross-Country Solar-Car Trek a Record
- Economic Crisis Hits Insurers
- Co-Pilot Talks about January PBIA Emergency Landing
- Bullet-Proof Car Frustrates Robbers
- Burglar Just Window Shopping

October 31, 2008
- Diamond Consolidation into Belron US Complete
- Asahi Glass Changes Outlook, Personnel
- NWRA Publishes October-November Newsletter
- Mainstreet Sponsors Innovation Award during AGTO
- Two Auto Glass Veterans from One Company to Contend for Gold
- Happy Halloween from™
- PPG Adds Mitchell International as a Preferred Management Systems Vendor
- Platinum Auto Glass, NJ Windshield Replacement Company Launches Online Advertising Campaign to Highlight Ease of Free Mobile Service
- Better Use of Your Transactional Emails Can Better Your Business
- Deaths Increase in Animal Vehicle Crashes

October 30, 2008
- Industry Reaction to Possible ROLAGS Changes Varies
- Tanner Competes for First Time
- Union Auto Glass Reports Expansion into Baltimore Washington Corridor
- ABRA Opens New Franchise Repair Center
- Belron US Promotes McClain and Poderys
- Glass Doctor® Franchise Owners Elect Leadership Council
- Ford Dealer Ordered to Pay $6.9-Million
- Webasto Sunroofs Again the Roof System of Choice for SEMA Project Vehicles
- J.D. Power and Associates Reports: Managing Expectations, Communicating Effectively and Showing Genuine Concern Are Key Practices in Delighting Auto Insurance Claimants
- Molloy Business Development Group, LLC Offers New Class: Empowering People, Managing for Results™ (Advertisement)

October 29, 2008
- Belron and Levesque in Settlement Discussions, According to Court Documents
- Sika Sponsors AGTO
- First-Time Competitor Hanson Looks Forwarding to Competing with the "Best of the Nation" at AGTO
- Miles Returns to AGTO for Second Time
- CIECA Announces 10th Release of XML Standards
- Property/Casualty Insurers Not Seeking Government Cash
- Flir Leads in Night-Vision Gear

October 28, 2008
- August Travel Shows 5.6 Percent Drop from 2007
- Third-Time Competitor Shaw Warns: "Take Everything in Stride"
- Volvo Recruits Glassmakers to Design New S60 Saloon
- 2009 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
- Fitch Cuts Allstate Debt Rating on Investment Losses
- AIG Names DeSantis Personal Auto President and CEO
- Owner: Windshield Broken Because of McCain Sticker
- Cops: Normal Man Smashes Windshield in McDonald's Drive-Thru

October 27, 2008
- Belron US Files Limited Objection to Diamond's Motion for $8.2 Million Settlement with Levine
- Bus-Smashing Case Still Pending
- Glazex Serves as Sapphire Sponsor for WRO
- Udave to Compete in AGTO for First Time
- Delta Kits Training & Certification to be Held in Conjunction with the Mobile Tech Expo
- Glass Doctor® Opens Professional Training Center
- In This Economy, Everybody Hurts
- Press Release: Mitchell Releases Latest Edition of Industry Trends Report
- Belron US Executive Elected to NGA Board
- Special News Alert: First AGTO Champion Wins Another Competition
- Plastic Window Covering May Have Caused FM 1774 Fatality
- Local Nissan Dealership Vandalized

October 24, 2008
- Fuyao Reports Financial Growth Under Goal, No Interest in U.S. Assets
- Dow Develops New Warm-Applied Adhesive
- Two from Team Acme to Compete in AGTO
- Blake to Compete for First Time in AGTO
- State Auto Financial Posts Wider-Than-Expected Q3 Loss
- GM Says It May Sell ACDelco Replacement-Parts Unit
- Heloise: The Solution to Dirty Windshields

October 23, 2008
- Success of Twin Bay Glass is No Joke
- Once a Spectator, Now a Competitor
- Recognized Novus Franchisee to Compete in 2008 AGTO
- Belron US Adds New VP
- New Glazing Solutions for Automotive Manufacturers
- Auto-Related Losses Up as Economy Slips
- Trip to Regina Now Involves Watching for Moose

October 22, 2008
- ROLAGS Committee to Vote on Changing Crack Limit to 6 Inches
- HSG l Harmon Solutions Group to Process All Auto Glass Claims for West Bend Mutual Insurance Co.
- Former Innovation Award Winner Returns to AGTO
- Vitro Default 'High Probability' After Losing Gas Bet
- Group Warns of Need for PPG Upgrade
- AutoWindshields Appointed Sole Supplier to First Islamic Insurer
- Street Rods Only Bringing Split-Window 1961 Corvette to SEMA
- State Farm Earns Energy Star Award
- Car Damaged After Mysterious Chunk of Metal Falls from Sky

October 21, 2008
- Cindy Rowe Acquisition Still on Schedule, Cain Reports
- AGRSS to Auction Off Prized Fishing Trip with Carl Tompkins
- First-Time AGTO Competitor Looks Forward to Education, Fun, at AGTO
- Among Auto and Home Insurance Policyholders in Canada, Customer Service Outweighs Price as the Most Important Driver of Satisfaction
- Toyota to Bring Scion Brand to Canada in 2010
- India Reveals Plans for Five-Seat Light Aircraft
- Furious Chef Breaks Car Window
- 19-Year-Old Bryan Mort Was Murdered Three Months Ago

October 20, 2008
- Court Authorizes Assumption and Assignment of Certain Unexpired Leases for Diamond Glass
- USGlass Magazine to Launch Solar Glazing Section
- Equalizer to Sponsor AGTO
- Gerber Tech Competes at AGTO for First Time
- Solar Panels Like Leaves On Trees
- Nissan Suit Simulates Older Drivers' Difficulties
- Amid Bad News for Auto Sales and Plant Production Cuts, There's Good News for Honda's Alabama Auto Plant
- Beware of Schemes That Work to Defraud Auto Insurance Companies

October 17, 2008
- AAJ: NHTSA'S Further Delay on Long-Awaited Roof Crush Standard Unacceptable
- O'Neil Printers and Safelite AutoGlass
- Auto Glass Week Attendees, Don't Forget Your Ballots
- Today is Last Day to Pre-Register for Many Auto Glass Week Events
- 2006 AGTO Champion to Return to Vegas
- TeleGlass Sponsors AGTO Innovation Award
- AASP-MN Renews Efforts to Prohibit Insurers from Owning Repair Shops in State
- Insurers to New York: It's Not Just Gas That Drives Insurance Rates
- Windshield Baseball Isn't Funny At All

October 16, 2008
- Safelite Goes Lean; Receives $30,000 Grant for Effort
- "Winning" is the Name of the Game for Shipley
- Fenner to Compete in WRO for First Time
- Nippon Sheet: Modifying Plants to Make Solar Glass
- The Money Squeeze: With Economy Running On Fumes, Car Sales Tank
- Cracked, Tinted Windows Often Culprits for Failed Auto Inspections
- Driver Hurt by PVC Pipe Launched Through Windshield Sues
- Flying Ice Smashes Moving Truck

October 15, 2008
- '07 Bronze Medalist Returns to AGTO
- Cindy Rowe's Ciotti to Compete in WRO
- AEGIS Signs on as Sapphire Sponsor for AGTO and WRO
- AGRSS to Auction Off Week at Secluded Cottage
- Supplier of Faulty Heated Windshield Washer Systems for GM Files for Bankruptcy
- Gobin Joins Delta Kits
- Glasspro Hires New H.R. Coordinator, New Tech
- Recycled Car Parts: What Becomes of Them?
- Poll Finds Drivers Not Seeking New Auto Insurers, Rates

October 14, 2008
- DURA Automotive Restructures; Horn to Lead Glass Division
- Nissan North America Approves the Glass Bot™
- First Woman to Compete in WRO
- IGA Marketing Conference Pre-Registration Ends Friday
- NWRA ANNUAL Conference Pre-Registration Ends Friday
- New Lexus IS 250C Convertible Launched at Paris Motor Show
- Customers Happier with Auto Coverage
- Mass. May End Auto Insurance Appeals; Agents Balk
- Accident Ejects Man from Car
- Second Person Sought After Chase

October 13, 2008
- Auto Roof-Crush Rule Postponed
- International Auto Glass Safety Conference Pre-Registration Closes Friday
- Second-Time AGTO Competitor Hanson Says Organization is Key
- GEMS Exhibitors Find Quality Contacts and Customer Exposure
- Paulsen's Tire and Auto Glass Closes Doors
- AT&T Lands $8.5 Million Deal with Manufacturer
- Apogee Boosts Buyback
- Hit-and-Run Kills Fergus Man
- That's What We Call a Juicy Story ...
- Two Regional Firms Developing Armor Improvements
- Stay Competitive without Cutting Prices
- Honda Shapes Up the Fit
- 2002 Acura RSX Type-S RHD - Do The Right Thing
- GM To Cease Usage of Hot-Spray Windshield System
- Parents Set Bad Example Behind the Wheel
- Three Dwyer Group Companies Win Honors in Franchise Times Ranking
- Incident: Swiss A320 near Rome on October 8, 2008, Cracked Windshield

October 10, 2008
- New Lift System from Equalizer is Mobile and Versatile
- Video: How PPG Plant Manufactures Auto Glass
- Oakland County Losing Promising Tech Company
- ICBC Board Names New CEO
- Windshield Repair True Stories
- Hit and Run Kills Man Walking Dog in Garland County

October 9, 2008
- Survey Shows Majority Intend to Use Fuel Surcharge Part Number
- Bad Economy is Good Business for Auto-Repair Industry
- UNITED KINGDOM - RAC to Close 23 Repair Centers Including Halifax Branch
- Severe Weather in Southeast Damages Homes, Cars
- Look Out for the Deer, Dear!
- Windshields Shattered in Vandalism Spree

October 8, 2008
- Industry Representatives Remember Ostdiek
- NWRA Annual Conference Pre-registration Set to Close
- AutocheX Premier Achiever Awards Recognize Top-Performing Collision Repair FacilitiesFor Excellence in Customer Service and Satisfaction
- First AGTO Olympic Gold Medalist Wins Another Competition
- American Glass Products Roof Lightens and Darkens DiMora Motorcar`s $2 Million Automobile
- Answers for Chip Seal Damage
- Glass Etching Aims to Deter Auto Thefts

October 7, 2008
- Henderson Glass CEO Passes Away
- ADCO Global Acquires Millennium Adhesive Companies
- IGA Marketing Conference Pre-Registration Discounts End Soon
- State Auto Financial Sees Higher Q3 Catastrophe Losses
- UNITED KINGDOM - True North to Create Cracking New Environment for Auto Windscreens
- Man Killed In Tractor-Trailer Crash
- Police: 31 Vehicles' Windshields Stomped In

October 6, 2008
- AIG to Refocus on Property and Casualty Business
- AGRSS to Present Code of Ethics
- Safelite AutoGlass Contribution Grants Local Child's Wish
- Erie Insurance Earns J.D. Power Award
- Phoenix, Arizona Company Offers $50 Free Gas Card with Windshield Replacement

October 3, 2008
- Pittsburgh Glass Works Officially Launches Business Operations
- First the Ironman Triathlon, Now the WRO
- New Business Has Old Roots in Hampshire
- Auto Windscreens to Revamp Centres
- Pictured: Glass-Topped Bus That Could Replace London's Iconic Routemaster

October 2, 2008
- Miles Driven Continue to Drop from 2007, Though Up from June, DOT Reports
- AGRSS Auction List Grows
- MPP Comes to the Aid of Workers Facing Layoffs
- Goldman is Getting the Best of the Credit Crisis
- Progressive Appealing
- Stranger Than Fiction

October 1, 2008
- Insurance Industry Open Forum Scheduled For Annual Conference
- Auto Glass Shop Owner Gives Something Back to Community with Good Deed
- 3M Completes Acquisition of EMFI S.A. and SAPO S.A.S.
- Ford Reminds World That It Didn't "Willfully" Violate Wiper Patent
- Murano for Your Money ...
- Cracked Windshield Forces Emergency Landing

September 30, 2008
- Second-Time AGTO Competitor Says There's No Substitute for Experience
- IGA Publishes September-October 2008 Newsletter
- Cheers and Jeers: Sept. 29, 2008 (scroll down)
- Ford City Development Group Files for Chapter 7 Amid FBI Investigation
- Intelligence Set: Global Market Review of Automotive Glazing Systems - Forecasts to 2014 Plus Four Manufacturer Profiles
- UNITED KINGDOM - Auto Windscreens Appoints Tony Johnston to Top Sales and Marketing Role
- Billboard Congratulates Pistons Owner William Davidson
- Schwarzenegger Signs 3 Auto Bills into Law
- Next Saab 9-3 Convertible
- A Good Fit at the Pumps
- Toyota Announces Green Caldwell Toyota Dealership

September 29, 2008
- Glass Shops Feel the Effects of Southeast Gas Shortage in Wake of Hurricanes
- California Governor Vetoes Anti-Steering Bill
- AGRSS Council to Introduce Validation Firm
- Innovation Partners with Gerber Collision
- Future Clear for Glass Doctor of Cincinnati Despite Recent Storms
- Safelite Solutions Promotes Three
- Enumclaw Insurance Group Partners with
- Warning: No Nail Polish, Please

September 26, 2008
- Former Bronze Medalist Returns to AGTO After a Three-Year Break
- Mygrant Glass Plans Open Houses in Mass. and Conn.
- Restructuring Won't Affect Local Plant
- Safelite Hires Grimaldi as General Manager for Tucson Market
- Study: Europeans See Faces in Car Fronts
- SOUTH AFRICA - Pumas Get Glass Cockpits
- The Windshield: A Poem About a Windshield (Editorial)
- Moose Goes Through Windshield, Killing Driver

September 25, 2008
- Court Schedules October 30 Hearing for Review of Diamond's Chapter 11 Plan
- Furnace Work Due at Zeledyne Plant
- Allstate Says Could Take Charges on Investments

September 24, 2008
- Levesque Denies Belron US Allegations, Files Counterclaim for Damages in Excess of $1 Million
- PPG Announces Glass Business Realignment; Third-Quarter Results Affected Negatively
- SuperGlass Windshield Repair Becomes an Official NWRA Conference Sponsor
- Local Business Offers Free Repairs
- India Mulls Limits on China-Made Auto Parts (scroll down)
- Poor Repair Work Can Affect Part Exchange Rates
- 'Crash' the Party and Get the Chips Repaired for Free

September 23, 2008
- Founder of Moule's California Glass Badly Injured in Fatal Head-on
- "Fuel Surcharge Question Has Not Come Up," Says State Farm Spokesperson
- IGA Marketing Conference Pre-Registration Discounts End Soon
- Senate Hears Safety Bill Inspired by Bluffton Crash
- Public/Private Partnership Hopes to Get Collier Families Into Foreclosed Homes
- Would You Drive This? Pontiac Solstice Concept Car
- State Insurance Commissioners Wary of Greater Federal Role
- Advertisement: Gives More Choice to the Insured
- AUSTRALIA - Graffiti-Resistant Glass for Adelaide Trains

September 22, 2008
- DiMassa Returns to WRO for Third Consecutive Year
- Pilkington Rolls Along with Multi-Year Project
- AUSTRALIA - Cloud Over Jobs at Glass Firm
- Metro Parks, PPG Celebrate Trail
- Glass America Opens New Location
- Glass Doctor of Indianapolis Announces New Ownership
- Soon, Cars with Metallic Finish Like Butterfly Wings, Thanks To Indian-Origin Researcher
- New Jersey Lawmaker Seeks Protective Overpass Fencing
- Mother Blames Faulty Window
- Edmonton Flight Makes Emergency Landing in US
- Warrant Issued for Man Who Dropped Tombstone on Truck

September 19, 2008
- AGRSS Moves Closer Toward "Ultimate Destination" with Today's Webinar
- Chrysler Recalls More Than 600 Jeep Liberty Vehicles Due to Possible Urethane Issue
- CHINA — Global Auto Glass Giant Launches Foshan Facility
- Gerber Announces Leadership Continuity
- 2005-2009 Mustang Glass Hood
- Emergency Workers Rescue Trapped Truck Driver

September 18, 2008
- Safelite Increases Invoice Charges
- NWRA Annual Conference Pre-Registration Set to Close
- Biker Smashes Through Back Window of Car

September 17, 2008
- Second-Time AGTO Competitor Polyuanskis Says Practice is Key
- AGRSS Validation Webinar Approaches
- IGA Marketing Conference to Stress Sustainable Business Practices
- WRO Rules and Regulations Now Available Online
- Coming Soon: The End of Pesky Inspection Sticker Removals in North Carolina
- Fed Takes Control of AIG with $85 Billion Bailout
- Uncommon Goods Highlights Recycled Materials

September 16, 2008
- Census Report Shows Median Salary of $33,300 for Auto Glass Techs
- NWRA Publishes August-September Newsletter
- Little Garage Draws Big Bids
- Jobs Unwanted
- Allstate Insurance Closing Results in 173 Jobs Lost
- GM Formally Unveils the Production Version of the Volt
- Kia Confirms 126 ps and 142 ps Engines for New Soul
- 13 School Buses Vandalized in St. Albans Incidents

September 15, 2008
- Recovery Efforts Begin Following Hurricane Ike
- Second Annual AGRSS Charity Auction Announced
- Asahi Glass Will Further Cut North America Output, Nikkei Says
- PPG in Talks with USW Over East Deer Glass Plant Sale
- AEGIS® Tools International Inc. Granted Injunction Against PMA Tools AG, Germany
- Business Spotlight: O'Neil's Glass Service
- NEW ZEALAND - How Business Owners Can Make a Recession Work for Them
- Driver Ejected in I-65 Rollover
- Cleanup Begins After Heavy Winds

September 12, 2008
- LYNX to Manage Glass Claims for Mercury Insurance in Six States
- Who's Belletech?
- Mainstreet Presents Web Marketing at Pilkington Seminar
- Service King Employees Help Build New Home for Dallas Family
- 1971 Chevy C10 Auto Glass Installation - Project Get Shorty
- Plan to Raise Legal Driving Age Deserves Consideration
- Belron Us Hires Browning as Recruiting Manager
- Freer Auto Body Founder Killed in Crash
- I Remember
- Texas Prepares for Hurricane Ike
- Santaquin Woman Dies in I-15 Rollover
- Window Smasher Gets 12 Days in Jail

September 11, 2008
- Belron US to Move Kingston, Pa., Distribution Facility
- International Auto Glass Safety Conference Seminar Schedule Set
- House Committee Considers Bill That Would Create Office of Insurance Information
- IIHS Report Argues That Raising Drivers' License Minimum Age Reduces Teen Crashes
- Re-Launched for Enhanced Visibility and Impact
- Pimp My Buick
- Metalcraft Introduces Expanded Memory RFID Windshield Tag and Labels
- Suzuki Sued by Husband Who Lost Wife in Fatal Suzuki Grand Vitara Rollover Accident

September 10, 2008
- Creditor Sues Levine for Allegedly Delaying Diamond's Chapter 11 Filing
- NWRA Annual Conference to Tackle Automotive Glazing Trends
- Strike Doesn't Halt VW Production
- Incident: Air Canada A319 near Winnipeg on September 8, 2008, Cracked Windshield
- Griffin Updates Accessories for IPhone 3G
- Advertisement: Mainstreet Provides Robust Point of Sale for Flat Glass

September 9, 2008
- New NAGS Calculator Shows Average Increase of 1.7 Percent Among Top 20 Most Popular Parts
- IGA Marketing Conference to Put Emphasis on Internet Marketing Training
- SABIC Innovative Plastics' Exatec Team Opens Window to New World of Light Weight Auto Glazing with Unique Injection-Compression Molding Simulation
- Collision Revision Hires New CFO
- Research Analysis: Review of Roof Systems
- Government Enhances Its Crash Test Program for 2010
- Auto Insurance Glass Coverage and Other Sleep Aids
- Limo Driver Cheats Death When Tree Crashes Through Windshield

September 8, 2008
-™/AGRR Magazine Launches Free DOT Look-Up Service
- GlasWeld Returns as Platinum Sponsor of WRO for Third Year
- Mitchell International Partners with WURTH USA to Provide Enhanced Parts Databases to Collision Repair Facilities
- Jet Makes Emergency Landing
- GEICO Unveils Data Facility
- Guy Thinks Girl Is Cheating, Busts Windshield with Rock
- Trooper Arrests Man Wanted in 2001 Vehicular Homicide

September 5, 2008
- NAGS Fall Calculator to Take Effect on Monday; Shows 2.13 Percent Weighted Average Increase for Top 100 Most Popular Parts
- Registration for the Fourth Annual AGTO Closes Monday, September 8
- Registration for the Third Annual WRO Closes Monday, September 8
- "Auto Glass Band" Nominated for "Best of Boise"
- New Training Program Registered by the AGRSS Council
- Drivers Return to Find Their Car Windows Smashed

September 4, 2008
- Glass Shops Attempting to Get Back to Business in Wake of Gustav
- Internet Marketing Seminar Key Part of NWRA Annual Conference
- SRP® Introduces New Product Manager
- JAPAN - Nippon Sheet Glass Hides 1.2 B. Yen in Income

September 3, 2008
- Diamond Motions for Approval of Solicitation Package; Deadline for Objections of Plan
- IGA Marketing Conference to Answer Question "Is Radio Relevant?'
- ADCO Products Inc. Signs on as Emerald Sponsor of AGTO
- GE Corporate Lending Leads $110 Million Plan of Reorganization Credit Facility for DURA Automotive Systems Inc.
- Dina Dwyer-Owens Named to Board of Directors for Lead Like Jesus
- Dapper Peugeot Stylight Has a Big Windshield for Greater Visibility, Spinners Come Standard
- First Drive: 2009 Honda Fit

September 2, 2008
- DOL Motion to Extend Deadlines in Touch of Glass Suit Granted in Part
- Rossford Glass Company Fined $15,150 by State EPA
- Valley Men Reflect on No-Retirement Trend
- Small Auto Shops Warn Costs Could 'Skyrocket'
- PPG Industries: Attractively Valued
- Apogee: Boring Company, But Good Value
- Detroit Pistons-Shock Owner William Davidson Earned His Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Induction
- Tokyo Stocks Close 0.20% Lower
- 2010 Chevy Volt: Concept Versus Reality
- Olalla Teen Crashes Truck After Drinking and Driving
- One Critical After Overnight Hit-and-Run in White Rock
- Streets of St. Paul: Broken Windows, Pepper Spray and Delegate Buses

August 29, 2008
- 2007 WRO Champion to Return to This Year's Competition
- Belron's External Sales Up 7 Percent for First Half of 2008
- ADCO Global to Invest in New Sealant/Adhesive Facility in China
- GM Recalls Buicks, GMCs, Saturns to Fix Wipers
- Yearwood Philosophical After Emergency Landing
- Vandals Smash 65 Windshields

August 28, 2008
- Belron US Spokesperson Confirms Company's Intent to Purchase Cindy Rowe Auto Glass
- 2007 WRO Judges to Return to This Year's Competition
- NWRA Suppliers Offer Discount to Annual Conference
- GTS Transforms Gerber Collision Web Marketing
- Toyota Corolla is the Camry's Mini-Me
- UNITED KINGDOM - 100 Years of Ford Suppliers
- Power Windows and Door Locks? Sorry, Not Available

August 27, 2008
- Attendees Can Earn Two Auto Glass Certifications at No Charge
During Auto Glass Week™ in Vegas

- Anti-Steering Strategies Part of IGA Marketing Conference
- Shat R Proof Returns as Ruby Sponsor of Auto Glass Technician Olympics
- New Sales Manager Joins GlasWeld
- Road Test: 2009 Pontiac Vibe AWD
- Windshield Repair Gone Awry

August 26, 2008
- Special News Alert: Belron US in Final Negotiations to Purchase Cindy Rowe Auto Glass
- Nearly 100 Diamond Stores to Close; No Job Losses Expected
- AGTO Welcomes Returning Judges
- Health Insurers Describe Business as Balancing Act
- TeleGlass National Appoints Managing Director
- Mister Bill Franchise Planning to Expand Into Turkey
- N.C. Man Killed Trying to Open Car Door
- Beckhams Emerge Unscathed From Crash

August 25, 2008
- Diamond Glass Files Chapter 11 Plan; Court Issues Order
- Smart Recalls 2008 Fortwo
- FIX Auto USA Selects Mitchell International as a Preferred Management System Partner
- NOVUS Appoints New Operations Leader
- South African Firm Line Up Car Glass Company Auto Windscreens
- Biker Lodged in Windshield Dies
- HPD Seeks Speeding Driver in Midtown Hit-and-Run Death
- Nigerian Official: Greedy Marks as Guilty as 419 Scammers

August 22, 2008
- AGRSS Council to Hold Webinar to Explain Validation Program
- Affordable Auto Glass Opens in Granby
- Re-Launched for Enhanced Visibility and Impact
- Man Arrested for Filing False Insurance Claim for Car Window
- Remember Local Businesses for Purchases, Repairs (Editorial)
- The California Highway Patrol Issues Amber Alert
- Cars Being Fired Upon In Cobb County

August 21, 2008
- Who Is the New Majority Owner in PPG's Auto Glass Business?
- WRO Registration Closing in Three Weeks
- Pilkington Takes 401,348-SF Site in Big Run
- German Glass Manufacturer to Open Plant Near Pittsburgh International Airport
- California Assembly OKs Authorization of GPS Installation on Windshields
- Small SUVs Improve Markedly in Safety of Design
- UNITED KINGDOM - First Independent Centre Opens Its Doors for ATA Auto Glazing Assessments
- Ford Adds More Money to Visteon Restructuring
- Dedication to AGRSS Standard Saves Lives
- Hail, High Winds Smash Through Belen

August 20, 2008
- Miles Traveled Dropped 4.7 Percent in June, DOT Reports
- NWRA Repair Certification to be Offered at Annual Conference
- Boat Owner Claims Glass Company Did Shoddy Installation
- Couples Commit to Rodeo Lifestyle
- KUWAIT - Car Window for Rent?
- Seating in Car Crucial for Airbag Safety, Test Finds
- Interview with Chevy Volt Chief Designer About the Production Car: Plus Leaked Pictures and Video
- Everything New is Even Newer

August 19, 2008
- Levesque Plans to File Counterclaims Against Belron US, Attorney Reports
- AGTO Registration Closing in 3 Weeks
- IGA Certification Exam to be Offered at Marketing Conference
- Robert Birkhauser Interviewed on Business Radio Show
- Belron US Honors 60 with "Wall of Fame" Award
- Hansen Announces Appointment of Cliff Dawson as COO
- JAPAN - Asahi Seeks Cost Breaks
- Cracked Windshield? You're Not Alone!
- Man Charged After Tossing Water Balloon, Cracking Car Windshield

August 18, 2008
- Belron US Files Suit Against Two Former Employees to Prevent Solicitation
- Belron US Names Three New Senior VPs
- Film Looks at One Man's Obsession
- German Researchers Attempt to Slow Glacier Melt with Giant Windshield
- Mom: Little Girl Nearly Killed by Sunroof
- Woman Dies in I-15 Crash
- One Killed, One Injured in Ellisburg Crash

August 15, 2008
- Survey Shows Few Consumers Request OEM Glass
- Interview with Chevy Volt Chief Designer About the Production Car: Plus Leaked Pictures and Video
- State Farm Arranges Training for N.J. Select Service Shops
- INDIA- Seven Children Among 11 Dead as Bus Falls into Gurupur River
- Bullet Hits Car Windshield Near Mall
- 3 Booked in Vandalizing 250 Vehicles' Windows

August 14, 2008
- Court Extends Diamond's Time to File Chapter 11 Plan
- NWRA Annual Conference Seminar Schedule Set
- Boyd Group Income Fund Reports 2008 Second Quarter Results
- INDIA - Toyota to House Component Makers at Compact Car Plant
- BMW X5 is Strategic Vision's Total Quality Index Top Leader
- No License, No Insurance for Bus in Texas Crash That Killed 17
- Caledonia Police Continue Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash Investigation

August 13, 2008
- California Senate Approves Anti-Steering Bill
- Good to Author Windshield Repair Technical Column for AGRR
- SIKA Hits Milestone; Holds Drawing
- Belron US Employee Holds Golf Tournament to Support Local Family
- Massachusetts Steering Bill Passes House Unanimously
- Train Collides with Car, Injuring the Driver
- Attacker Shatters Windshields on 3 Cars as Drivers Travel to Work

August 12, 2008
- Service King Re-Enters Auto Glass Market
- IGA Marketing Conference Seminar Schedule Set
- JAPAN - Nippon Sheet Glass Shares Gain After Rating Raised
- Auto-Supplier Executive to Call for Cooperation on Energy Policy
- Bus Buckle Up (Editorial)
- US Automotive Slump and Slow Economy Hitting Minor Metals
- Rubicon is Not Just a Jeep
- Highway 69 Accident
- UNITED KINGDOM - Stone-Throwing Youths Hurt Driver
- Stuart Man Arrested, Accused Of Knocking Car Window Out and Ramming Woman's Car With His Truck

August 11, 2008
- IGA Teams Up with AAGA to Offer 24/7 Scheduling Capabilities
- Diamond Objects to Payment of Administrative Claim to ACH
- Archie Manning to Keynote International Auto Glass Safety Conference
- Glass Doctor® Celebrates Annual Awards
- Notice of Boyd Group Income Fund 2008 Second Quarter Results Conference Call
- Worker Injured at Taylor County Plant
- Deadly Sherman Bus Crash Exposes Safety Concerns
- The Dangers of Cracked Windshields
- Bloomington Man Booked After Eastern Greene County Chase
- Funeral for Boy Killed in Hit-and-Run

August 8, 2008
- 2007 AGTO Champion to Return to This Year's Competition
- One Month Left to Register for AGTO
- Recently Sold Ford Glass Plant Shines Like Diamonds
- Hot Rod Glass in a Flash
- PPG Sees China Above One-Third of Asia Sales in 5 Years
- "Person of Interest" ID'ed in Fatal Hit-Run

August 7, 2008
- Progressive Suit Against Body Shop Owner Dismissed; Anti-Steering Case Continues
- Pilkington Automotive to Expand Windshield Production Capacity in Brazil
- Rendell Touts Millions in State Spending for Pittsburgh Region
- Accreditation Received for New Insurance Continuing Education Course
- UNITED KINGDOM - Punctures Soar as Britain's Roads Not Repaired
- 10 Green Concept Cars That Are Waaaaay Out There
- Glass Roof Shines on the Ford Mustang 45th Anniversary
- UNITED KINGDOM - Cricket Ball Smashes Car Window

August 6, 2008
- Mygrant to Implement 7.5 Percent Price Increase
- State Farm Spokesperson Issues Statement Regarding Ultra Bond Suit
- Mitchell International Partners With Dell
- Breaking News: Neighbors Lend a Hand After Severe Storms
- Narragansett Man Dies in One-Car Crash
- Thompson Pleads Guilty to Breaking Out Windshield
- Hyde Park Man, 40, Is Accused Of Beating, Robbing 84-Year-Old

August 5, 2008
- NAGS to Add Part Numbers for Fuel Surcharge and Delivery Fee
- AGRSS Publishes July-August-September 2008 Newsletter
- Asahi Glass Net Falls on Waning Demand from Builders
- The Industry’s Own Pro-Choice Movement
- Missouri Judge Dismisses $7 Million in Fines Against Allstate
- Special Interests Pour Millions into Judicial Races
- Enraged Men Smash Sydney Bus

August 4, 2008
- Ultra Bond Files Petition for Re-Hearing in Repair Suit; Claims Repair Option Not Offered to Insureds
- Beware Dangers of Roof-Crush Rule (Editorial)
- New Jersey Man Injured by Golf Ball Launched by Mower Gets $725K
- Pay Dirt: Pay As You Go
- UNITED KINGDOM - Auto Windscreens Launches Online Booking System
- Pat-on-the-Back
- Distorted Replacement Rear Window Glass
- Boy, 12, Hit by Car While Cycling
- Troopers Investigate Fatal Hit-and-Run
- Decapitated Bus Passenger, Man was 'Totally Calm' During Attack

August 1, 2008
- Special News Alert: Auto Glass Company Fined Half-Million Dollars
- Belron US to Transfer 35 Diamond Contact Center Positions, 20 Office Positions, to Columbus
- Service King Collision to Offer Auto Glass Services in Dallas Area
- Sika Falls After Cutting Guidance and on Rising Costs
- Chargers Join China's Deadly Imitations
- Belron US Employee Chairs Annual Red Cross Event
- Windshield-Smashing Vandals Strike Again

July 31, 2008
- Diamond Integration to be Completed by 2008, Cain Reports
- NWRA Publishes July-August Newsletter
- PPG Industries Sells Share of Division
- Glass Industry Representatives Involved in Minnesota Plane Crash
- SG Franchise Earns Accreditation Renewal
- GLAXIS Certifies Quest Software to Offer Parts Availability and Ordering
- Auto One Tech Goes the Extra Mile-to Remove Python from Vehicle
- Seat-Belt Warning After Baby on Mother's Lap is Catapulted 150 ft. Through Car Windscreen at 80 mph
- Teenagers Arrested In Two Separate Theft Rings

July 30, 2008
- $1 Million Settlement Approved in ABRA Case
- Glaston's Tamglass Unit Closes Auto Business to Focus on Architectural Glass
- Asahi India Glass Posts Quarterly Loss
- Autoglass's Typical Mobile Advertiser Experience
- Hood Latch Failures Smash Dodge Truck Windshields
- Sky's the Limit with Glass Roof Targa
- Bag of Kitty Litter Used to Smash Car Windshield in West End

July 29, 2008
- PPG's Automotive Glass Business to be Named Pittsburgh Glass Works
- A.N. Designs Inc. Joins as an Emerald Sponsor of 2008 Auto Glass Technician Olympics
- Solutia Reports $184 Million Increase in Net Sales for Second Quarter
- Q&A: Autoglass' Chris Smith on Mobile Development
- The Nature of Glass Remains Anything But Clear
- Scientists Discover New Class of Glassy Material
- Advertisement: The Age of Commitment

July 28, 2008
- PPG Auto Glass Business Rumored to Become Pittsburgh Glass Works; Former Employee Comments on GM Cutbacks
- Apogee Expects to Complete Exit from Auto Glass Replacement Market, Huffer Says
- KKR to List on NYSE After Acquiring European Fund
- UNITED KINGDOM - Autoglass a "Superbrand"
- Japan's Foreign Targets Include CEOs
- Mitchell Releases Latest Edition of Industry Trends Report
- Targa to Retain Electric Glass Roof
- Honda Reveals Low-Emissions OSM Concept Car
- Two Flights Make Emergency Landings
- Kingsport Driver's Windshield Smashed by Sand-Filled Water Balloon
- Machete Used to Punch Out Car Window at Grocery Store

July 25, 2008
- Court Approves September 8 as "Bar Date" for Non-Governmental Proof of Claims in Diamond Case
- Clearview Named Number-One on Sioux Falls' "Local Best" List
- Auto One Installers Show Commitment to Safety And Quality
- MEXICO - Vitro Reports Record Quarterly Sales; Up 14.5% in 2Q'08
- City Trying To Ease Intersection Congestion On Madison's West Side
- Belron US Announces Teams for London Triathlon
- Ariel Atom 3 Gets a Windshield, For a Relatively "Calm Environment"
- Police Say Two Teens Admit to Breaking Dozens of Windows

July 24, 2008
- Texas Glass Shops Endure Hurricane Dolly
- Trosifol to Increase PVB Prices by 15 Percent
- Glass Doctor of Lawton, Okla., Earns National Accreditation
- Chinese Windshield Supplier to Open First Michigan Facility
- Dow Chemical Second-Quarter Profit Hurt by Costs
- Protect Your Company's Assets by Familiarizing Yourself with the $100,000 Limitation
- Minimum Wage Increased to $6.55 Per Hour, Effective Today
- Ford Reports Net Loss of $1,427 Million for Second Quarter
- RCA Grads Design Eco-Friendly Concepts for the Future
- Road Reflectors Creating Horror on NYC Highways

July 23, 2008
- Feeney Speaks on Diamond Integration, Employee Policies and the Industry as a Whole
- Delaware Getting $300K in Development Aid
- A Primer on State Contracts
- Asahi Glass Auto Stigma Hides 89% Jump in LCD Profit
- Rock Tossed From Overpass Causes Wreck

July 22, 2008
- Belron CEO Discusses Everything from PPG to Associations to Branding
- ABRA Opens Fifth Repair Center in Milwaukee
- Horvath Retires from PPG; Kirby Appointed Customer Service Manager
- Connecticut Class Action Lawsuits Target Steering
- Storm Repairs in Northeast Bismarck Ongoing
- How Europe Lives with $10 a Gallon Gas
- At Francisco's, Going Green Just Made Good Business Sense
- Driver Thanks Divine Intervention

July 21, 2008
- Long-Crack Repair Suit Dismissed by Appeals Court
- Diamond Employee Says "Transition is Going Smoothly"
- UNITED KINGDOM - Sabic Shuts U.K. Factory, Toughglass Cuts as Gas Prices Double
- Safelite Donates Record Amount to Local Food Bank
- Layoffs Take Toll on Auto Workers
- It's Hard to Place Blame for Windshield Chips
- UNITED KINGDOM - Bosses Join the IVF Learning Curve
- Police Call 26,000 to Find Hit-Run Car

July 18, 2008
- Feeney Sees Diamond Integration in Four Parts
- Inaugural Techna Glass AGTO Qualifier a "Big Success"
- ERIE Appoints Terrence W. Cavanaugh as New President and CEO
- Futuristic Windshields for Aging Drivers
- 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLK Glass Roof
- Flash Of Genius" Trailer Released, Wipes Dirt Off Windshield Of History
- Man Badly Hurt Punching Car Window
- Boy, 14, Arrested in Connection with Vandalism

July 17, 2008
- Lubner Discusses Cash Pricing and Other Industry Issues
- Feeney Provides Update on Diamond's Integration into Belron US
- Bryant Joins AGC Automotive Replacement Glass
- Glass Doctor® of Fargo/Moorhead Wins Franchisee of the Year
- "Water Laser" Gives Hot Rod & Restoration Car Owners Higher-Quality Custom Glass in a Fraction of the Time
- Police: Hit-And-Run Driver Was Texting

July 16, 2008
- Pilkington to Increase Prices by Total of 7.5 Percent
- Diamond Glass Changes Name to DG Liquidation Corp., Court Documents Report
- Ebeid Receives Honorary Doctorate
- AUSTRALIA - Someone Will Die

July 15, 2008
- NAGS Calculating Fall Data in Wake of Recent Price Increases
- GM Works to Cut Spending in Light of Economy and Weak Auto Sales
- BMW X1 Spied
- Does Car-Mounted Solar Make Sense?
- 'Luckiest Man' Cheats Death by a Hair as Concrete Bucket Hits Car!

July 14, 2008
- Industry Plays "Waiting Game" with PPG Auto Glass Sale
- Imports from China Hit Auto Part Makers
- July/August 2008 Issue of AGRR is Available Digitally
- Flags Honor Veterans at Groundbreaking Ceremony
- When You Can't See Kids in the Rearview Mirror
- INDIA - Mad and Wacky Windshield Slogans the Latest Fad Among Lahoris
- Suspect's Mom Paints New Picture of Drive-Through Melee
- Caesarean Saves Baby After Mother Killed in German Car Crash
- Family of Dead Policeman Face Media
- 18-Year-Old Convicted of Felony Mischief
- Train Carpark Hit; $15,000 Repair Bill After 12 Vehicles Damaged
- Advertisement: National Glass Exchange Unveils Road Guardian Warranty to Independent Insurance Agencies

July 11, 2008
- Vitro to Increase Auto Glass Prices by 7.5 Percent, Effective August 1
- GlasWeld Hires Industrial Sales and Consulting Specialist
- 4-Sided Pillar to Showcase Auto History
- J.D. Power Ranks Insurers; Eerie Tops List of 18
- Advertisement: NAGS Catalog and Calculator Pre-Sales Now Open

July 10, 2008
- Techna Glass to Hold AGTO Qualifier This Saturday
- Lincoln Property Buys West Valley Distribution Park for $35M
- Dingell Meets with County Leaders of Industries
- PPG AutoGlass Names New Zone Program Manager to Glass Alliance Team
- Bill to Fund Payments for Accidents Vetoed
- Prevent Your Car From Getting Stolen

July 9, 2008
- PPG Plant News Abounds After Announcement of Auto Glass Sale to Kohlberg
- Miles Traveled Dropped 1.8 Percent in April, DOT Reports
- 3M Car Care Auto Fair Showcases Classic Cars, Celebrates Auto Enthusiasts at Michigan NASCAR Race in August
- Regions Insurance Names Fredella Senior VP for New Office
- Gentex Announces Revised Top Line Growth for Second Quarter and Maintains Guidance for the Balance of Calendar Year 2008
- Man's Pickup Bursts into Flames on Fourth of July
- More Car Windows are Being Broken, Auto Glass Workers Say

July 8, 2008
- PPG Agrees to Sell Auto Glass Division to Kohlberg & Co. LLC for $270 Million
- PPG Raises Prices 7.5 Percent, Effective August 1
- Michigan Shops See Flurry of Business Following Last Week's Hail Storms
-™ Launches Latest Blog
- ™ Receives More Than 2 Million Hits in the Month of June
- Mitchell International's Jack Farnan Named San Diego's HR Professional of the Year
- AUSTRALIA - Magistrate Told Man in Handcuffs Smashed Car Window

July 7, 2008
- Safelite Works with Ohio Tourism Division to Distribute Coupon Books
- More Learned about Bachman Auto Glass Robbery; Vehicle Involved was White Leisure Van
- Flower City Glass Launches New Corporate Website at
- Toyota to Equip Prius with Solar Panels: Report
- Sunroof Explodes in Heat of Sun
- More Than 80 Car Owners Wake Up to Smashed Windows

July 3, 2008
- AGC Increases Prices by Average of 6.5 Percent
- Antwerp Company to Lay Off Up to 50
- Iowa Insurance Commissioner to Enforce Rebate Prohibition in State
- AAA Predicts Fewer July 4th Travelers
- glassBYTEs™ Crime Solver Alert: Ohio Police Searching for Black Chevy Cobalt with Broken Glass

July 2, 2008
- Attorneys in Diamond Case File May Compensation Applications
- Feds Delay New Roof-Crush Rule Until October
- Boat Windshields Rarely Shatter

July 1, 2008
- Sale of Diamond Glass Assets to Belron US is Complete
- PPG AutoGlass Introduces Replacement Door Glass Insert Business Offering
- DURA Emerges from Chapter 11
- UNITED KINGDOM — Jobs Blow to Pilks
- Bachman Auto Glass Robbed in Concord, N.C.
- Whitby Joins Jack Morris Auto Glass
- Glasspro Names Watson CSR
- Engineers Track Wind Noise That Puts Drag On Ratings
- Japanese Man Drives Car into City Hall

June 30, 2008
- Diamond Acquisition Expected to Close Today; FTC Rep Comments on Hart-Scott Rodino Act
- IGA'S Comic Book Volume Two Now Available
- Anti-Steering Bills in California, Connecticut Undergo Changes
- Hailstorm of Complaints: Are Insurers Paying-Up?
- U.S. Airways Flight Diverted to Halifax
- Children Go for Help After Tree Falls on Van, Injures Mom

June 27, 2008
- Hart-Scott-Rodino Filing Not Needed in Diamond Case, Belron US Reports
- DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions Announces Price Increase
- Diamond Motions to Set September 8 as "Bar Date" for Non-Governmental Proof of Claims
- Auto Glass Week Attendee Housing Block in Luxor Opens
- AGRSS CAP RFP Deadline Approaches
- New Multi-Panel Webasto Glass Vista Roof Helps Ford Flex Dare to be Different
- A Brother, a Sister and a Pitchfork
- Two Hurt in Smash
- Police Search Shooting Site

June 26, 2008
- Industry Reacts to Acquisition of Diamond Glass by Belron US, Predicts Future of Independent Shops
- Extractor/Crystal Glass to Serve as the First Innovation Award Sponsor of the 2008 Auto Glass Technician Olympics
- International LoneStar Earns EPA SmartWay Certification For Fuel Efficiency, Emissions Reduction
- It's the Bomb
- Attorneys Say Mass. Cop Shouldn't Be Retried

June 25, 2008
- ACH Motion Granted in Diamond Case
- Dow Automotive Likely to Cut Jobs in Retrenchment
- Zeledyne Celebrates Opening of New Float Furnace
- Glass America Opens New Shop In Madison, Wisconsin
- NOVUS Glass Arrives in El Paso and Teller Counties
- Nippon Sheet Declines on EU Fines for Price-Fixing
- Asahi Glass in Talks to Raise Auto-Glass Prices, Nikkei Says
- Asian Stocks Sag Ahead Of FOMC Decision

June 24, 2008
- Inside the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act
- BTB to Distribute Glass Bot™
- All Star Glass Selects GlasPac®LX Software, Other Services From GTS
- Emergency Averted on L.A. Flight into Boston
- Body Shop Tip Helps Nab Fatal Hit-and-Run Suspect
- 3 Cars Get Window Shot Out, Including Police Cruiser

June 23, 2008
-™/AGRR Magazine Exclusive Interview with Belron CEO Gary Lubner Concerning the Acquisition of Diamond Glass
-'s Exclusive Interview with Belron US CEO Feeney about Company's Plans for Diamond
- Pilkington Instates 4-Percent Price Increase
- Shattering the Strongest Glass
- Incident: Cathay Pacific A343 over Pacific on June 18, 2008, Crack in Windshield
- KPD Investigating Rock-Throwing Incident Off Overpass

June 20, 2008
- Court Approves Sale of Diamond Glass to Belron US
- Gold Glass Group Signs On as an Emerald Sponsor of 2008 Auto Glass Technician Olympics
- Still No Charges in School Vandalism Case
- Edgar County Auto Glass Celebrates 20 Years in 2008
- Senators Seek Delay in New Roof Strength Safety Rules
- Retired Trooper Saves Family From Fiery Car After Crash
- High-Strength Glass Saves Another Dozer Operator
- State Farm's Tornado Damage $3 Million

June 19, 2008
- Diamond Auction "May Take All Day"
- Levine Files Complaint in Diamond Bankruptcy Case; Alleges "Levine Guaranty" No Longer Enforceable
- Who Is The Buyer?
Mygrant Glass Returns as Sapphire Sponsor of 2008 Auto Glass Technician Olympics
- Auto One Stars Go to the Races
- PPG Donates $15,000 to 2008 River Sweep
- Gentex Shipping for 2009 Ford Flex
- Glass Services Business Now Under New Ownership
- A New Auto Worry: Wind Noise
- Oil Falls $3 as China to Raise Fuel Prices
- Spike Falls from Railroad Bridge in Sharpsburg, Breaking W.Va. Man's Windshield
- Alcohol and a Machete: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
- Man from Augusta Hit and Killed by Car
- Muleshoe Hit Hard By Hail Storm

June 18, 2008
- D(iamond)-Day Approaches
- Dow Automotive Returns as Sapphire Sponsor of Auto Glass Technician Olympics
- Zeledyne Shows Off New Furnace
- Tea Entrepreneur Opens Sioux Falls Franchise
- Cracked Windshield Leads to Ecstasy Charges
- Windshields Smashed by Bricks in New Jersey
- Domestic Fight Lands Man in Jail

June 17, 2008
- PPG Increases Delivery Surcharge "Scale"
- Auto Glass Shops Endure Iowa Floods
- Asahi Glass Cuts U.S. Production of Automotive Glass by 10%
- `Roof Crush' Rule for Rollovers Faces Deadline: Cindy Skrzycki
- Private Equity Shies Away from New Automotive Deals
- WVU Tech to Receive $25,000 Grant from PPG
- New Navigation Service Predicts Traffic Conditions

June 16, 2008
- Diamond Bid Deadline and Auction Approach
- The Countdown Begins: AGRSS Third-Party Validation is On the Way
- 2008 AGTO Rules Now Online; Registration Open
- Too Hot to Handle? Workers Say They Can Beat the Heat
- Rising Gas Prices Could Help to Lower Auto Insurance
- Man Confesses to Killing After Seeing 'Jesus on Windscreen'
- AUSTRALIA - Man Falls from Car Window
- UNITED KINGDOM - Man Hurt in Railings Smash

June 13, 2008
- PPG Auto Glass Component Back on Block
- Diamond Motions to List Wage Claims at $0
- The Oldest Repair Technician?
- Safelite Picks Company Vet for Its Top Job
- Insurance DRP Auto Repair Practice
- That Nasty Eight Letter Word - Steering (Editorial)
- Police: Driver Falls 40 Feet To Death
- Girl Injured as Turkey Flies into School Bus

June 12, 2008
- Special News Alert: Belron US CEO Wilson to Retire; Feeney to Take Helm
-™/AGRR Exclusive Interview with Belron CEO Gary Lubner and New Belron US CEO Tom Feeney
- Auto Glass Technician Olympics Increases First Prize to $10,000
- Edgar County Auto Glass Celebrates 20 Years in 2008
- Family Company Saw a Home Fixture Niche Clearly Through Glass
- Northwestern Testing Transistors for Radiation Resistance on Space Station
- Repair-Shop Owner Pleads Guilty to Insurance Fraud
- UNITED KINGDOM - Motorists Left Cowering for Cover After Crazed Crow Gets in Flap Over Reflection in Car Windows
- Cities Welcome Law Making Gang-Related Graffiti a Crime

June 11, 2008
- Celtics Take on JN Phillips as Official Windshield Replacement Company
- u-blox, paragon and Magna Introduce Rear-View Mirror Navigator

June 10, 2008
- Connecticut Gov. Signs Anti-Steering Bill
- As San Jose and Bay Area Gas Prices Exceed $4.00 a Gallon, Many Californians Turn to Mobile Auto Repair Services
- Safelite AutoGlass Uses Dexterra's Mobility Platform to Develop and Deploy Productivity-Enhancing Field Service Applications
- First Glass Doctor® Franchise in South Dakota Now Open
- Cops Investigate Bizarre Suicide Attempt

June 9, 2008
- Court Authorizes Payment of Incentives to Diamond Senior Management
- California Anti-Steering Bill Would Develop Steering Task Force
- Businesses to Lend Motorist a Hand
- Night Vision for Your Car
- The Storm Close Up: 'The Van Was Shaking And Lifting Up'
- Crash Hurts Woman, 10-Year-Old
- Man Fortunate to Survive Rock Thrown from Overpass

June 6, 2008
- Settlement Under Consideration in Novus Non-Compete Suit, Court Documents Say
- Global Warming Bill Meets End in Senate, AP Reports
- Man Trades In 20 Year Desk Job for "Pathetic Medic" Auto Franchise
- Garland Dies at 33 More Than 10 Years After Car Crash
- Strong Start for Co-Located ASRW Events - NACE and CARS
- Oklahoma Hail Damage Claims From Recent Storm Could Top $20M
- UNITED KINGDOM - Mum Injured as Missile Hits Taxi in Blackburn
- Advertisement: Molloy Releases Newsletter

June 5, 2008
- Diamond Hearing Scheduled for June 6; ACH Objection, PPG Response, Incentive Program on Agenda
- Touch of Glass Management Likely to Settle with DOL in Employment Suit
- AGRSS Council to Expand CAP Program
- Web Spending Tools Help in Tight Times
- Manhattan Picking Up, Moving On
- A Crystal Clear View of the Road: The Bottom Line of Safe Driving

June 4, 2008
- Platinum and Affiliates Withdraw One Motion, Make Another for PPG to Withdraw Counterclaim
- Diamond Files April Operations Statement with Court
- Woman to Serve 5 Years for Stealing from Work
- JAPAN - Nippon Sheet Gains on Credit Suisse New Price Target
- Archie Manning to Keynote ASRW Events - NACE and CARS
- State Farm Dropping Auto Rates by 2.5 Percent
- Tiny Tool Breaks Windows to Save Lives
- Big Hail Slams North Lyon Co.
- Police Crash Cars for Conference

June 3, 2008
- American Family Announces Price Change
- Diamond Financial Advisor Files for $95,000 in Compensation
- CCC, Mitchell Merger Aims To Drive Value
- Softball Sized Hail Smashes Windshields in Manhattan and Alma
- Residents Adapt to Gas Boosts
- SCOTLAND - Not My Fault I Crashed the Bus … I Had To Blow My Nose
- 26 Windshields Smashed at Wilsonville Car Lot

June 2, 2008
- Connecticut Supreme Court Rules Against Hartford in Anti-Steering Case; Decision Made Public
- Windshield Windfall: Tough Times Sending More People to Glass Repair Shop
- ACH Objects to Diamond Assets Sale
- Plastic Halves Weight of Panoramic Roof
- Toyota's 'Night View' Depends on Vehicle Speed, Brightness, Weather
- First Look: Changes Bring Forester Up to Date
- Buick Invicta: GM Revives a Heritage Brand
- America's Forgotten: Victims of 'Roof Crush' in Rollovers Speak Out One Day Before June 4th Senate Hearing on 'Roof Crush'

May 30, 2008
- Court Approves Diamond Glass Hiring FTI Consulting as Advisors
- Bill Would Change Patent Law in Favor of Crash Parts
- Workers' Compensation: What You Need to Know
- Allstate Will Consider Buying Insurers Outside North America
- Who Benefits From Higher Gas Prices? Auto Insurers.
- Springfield Police Arrest Strip Club Patron for Breaking Vehicle Windows
- Driver Thrown Through Sunroof, Walks Away
- Chaffee 3-Year-Old Severely Injured in Car/Tractor Accident Wednesday

May 29, 2008
- Engineer Sues PPG Claiming Age, Racial Discrimination
- Global Notes, Schedules and Statements Filed in Diamond Glass Bankruptcy Case
- Quadriplegic Dr. David Garcia to Testify at Senate Hearing on 'Roof Crush' in Rollovers
- Local Business Community Honors Glass Doctor®
- Dow Responds to Surging Energy Costs
- JORDAN - Germany's DTEC to Build 170-million-dollar Glass Plant in Jordan
- Philadelphia Police Officer Charged in Alleged Auto Insurance Fraud Cases
- Cheap Car Windshield
- New Engines for Ford Galaxy and S-max

May 28, 2008
- Midwest Auto Glass Shops Stand By to Repair Tornado Damage
- NWRA Publishes Latest Newsletter
- Missouri Collision Industry Forum Receives New Name: Midwest Collision Industry Forum
- Earth-Friendly Minneapolis Glass Repair and Installation Company
- Oregon Collision Shops Give State Farm High Customer Service Marks
- Windshield Repair Kit Safely Removes Pits and Scratches
- Exclusive: Stephen Rea on Stuck

May 27, 2008
- 2008 Legislation Wrap-Up: Anti-Steering Laws See Both Successes and Failures
- Pilkington Announces Wholesale Price Increase

May 23, 2008
- Diamond Auction Moved to June 19
- Equalizer Goes Abroad
- JAPAN - Nippon Sheet Predicts First Profit Drop in Five Years
- Insurer's Sales Tactics Questioned
- Mischief at Skowhegan Businesses

May 22, 2008
- $1 Million Settlement Proposed in ABRA Class Action Employment Suit; Court to Hold Final Hearing on July 29
- Diamond Granted Extension to File Financial Statements and Schedules
- GlasWeld is Platinum Sponsor of WRO for Third Consecutive Year
- Grieving Father Prompts Senate Hearing on 'Roof Crush' in Automobile Rollovers
- JAPAN - Film Enables to Display Navigation Info on Windshield
- Motorcyclist Injured in Crash

May 21, 2008
- Judge Calls Diamond Glass "Volatile, Competitive," Approves Modified Plan
- Platinum Fund Gets Antitrust OK for Delphi Unit
- Vermont Bills Die; Would Have Raised Weight Limits and Loose Load Fines
- Consumer Advocates, Auto Coalition Fight to Keep 'Rebuilt Wrecks' Off Nation's Roadways
- Flaming Ford Scandal Disgraces Ford, Feds
- UNITED KINGDOM - Gordon Brown: Gloom, What Gloom?
- Police Report Vandalism Spree
- Cyclists Robbed While Raising Money For EMS Workers' Families

May 20, 2008
- Belron Items to be Heard During Diamond Hearing This Friday
- N.Y. Glass Shop Owner Banned from Continuing to do Business Under Current Name; Neon Barred from Collecting Consumer Debts in State
- IGA Comic Book Sold Out
- May/June AGRR Digital Edition is Live Online
- AGRSS Council Issues April-May-June Newsletter
- Solutia Breaks Ground at Plant in Springfield, Mass.
- Florida Technician Competes at Best of Belron®
- Barlow Has a Plan to Make the Best of Down Housing Market
- Research Firm Cuts PPG Estimate (scroll down)
- UNITED KINGDOM - Screen Savers from Belron
- Man Killed by Deer Through Windshield

May 19, 2008
- Belron Motions for Extension of Deadline to Submit Bids for Diamond
- Nieuwenhuize Takes First in Best of Belron
- Quake Closes Heinz, PPG Facilities
- JAPAN - Asahi Glass to Acquire a Company Engaged in Polishing Large TFT-LCD Glass Substrates
- ACCESS Celebrates 37th Anniversary
- Allstate Could Be Back in Business
- Firefighters Compete in Annual Extrication Event
- Woman Thrown Through Car Window
- Afternoon Crash Ends in Death

May 16, 2008
- Zeledyne Plans to Bring Three Product Lines Closer Together
- Best of Belron Held This Week in United Kingdom
- Dow Directors and Officers Elected
- Vultures Vandalize Automobiles in Florida

May 15, 2008
- Diamond Glass Objects to ACH Motion
- Missouri Anti-Steering Bill Meets Mixed Fate; Sen. Plans to Revive Next Year
- Optical Coatings: Rugate Coatings Enhance Performance of Head-Up Displays
- Allstate's Suspension Upheld

May 14, 2008
- Picard Takes Home First Place in GDAS Competition, Now Will Travel to AGTO
- Iowa Bill to Create Consumer Advocate Bureau in State
- PROSTARS® Leadership Council Endorses AGRSS™ Standard for PROSTARS Participant Glass Shop Retailers
- ADVERTISEMENT: Gold Glass Group Introduces the Smart Alternative for Gel Filled Sensors
- IGD Names Angad Director of Purchasing
- Disaster Averted at Jaipur Airport

May 13, 2008
- Diamond Makes Changes to Bid Procedure to Accommodate Belron Requests
- Glasweld Presents to Spain's Cesvimap on the Science Of Glass
- The World's Newest, Fastest Car?
- Legislature Delivered Little on Insurance
- Mitchell International Finalizes Acquisition of Fair Isaac Medical Bill Review Business Unit
- Hail Drives Car Owners to Body Shops
- ADVERTISEMENT: AEGIS® Tools International, Inc. Announces SOLO™ II Windshield Setting Tool

May 12, 2008
- Glass Guys Auto Glass Owner Sentenced for Fraud Charges
- Connecticut Anti-Steering Bill Passed
- Columbus Company Dials Up New Phone System to Serve Customers
- Glass Services Business Ready to "Fix Your Panes(R)" in Durango
- Shaws Welcome Daughter into World
- Nader Protests Feds' Roof Crush Plan
- Now, Car Airbags to Protect Pedestrians and Cyclists
- 2009 Toyota Prius: Details and Spy Shots
- 2 Killed When Tailgate Hits Windshield
- Scores of Car Windows Blown Out in Azusa Shooting Spree

May 9, 2008
- Industry Reacts to Belron US AGRSS Statements
- Insurer Paid Lawsuit Settlement Out of Retirement Accounts, Suit Says
- Drink Beer the Green Way: From an Old Windshield
- Zeledyne Gets Loan for Glass Plant Deal
- New Automotive OEM and Aftermarket Product Invention Revealed On Seeks Manufacturers or Angel Investors
- Safelite - Not Alright (Editorial)

May 8, 2008
- Belron US Spokesperson Issues Statement about Feeney's Comment about AGRSS
- PPG Auto Cancels Merit Raise, Leaves Positions Unfilled, According to Memo
- Court Overrules Objection to Diamond Incentive Program
- JAPAN - Nippon Sheet to Book 12.5 Billion Yen for Job Cuts
- NOVUS In Line With ROLAGS Standard
- Glass Doctor Franchisee Makes Own House Call
- 5 Stocks on Buffett Watch
- KOREA - Car Blown onto Roof
- Ohio State Students Wake Up to Busted Windshields

May 7, 2008
- Diamond Incentive Plan to be Discussed at Tomorrow's Hearing
- IGA Releases "Don't Get Steered!!!"
- Glass Repair and Replacement Business Opens in Brunswick
- Ralph Nader to Protest Industry Influence of NHTSA
- Saflex Announces Major Increase in PVB Resin Capacity
- Mass. Agents Take Aim at Progressive Online; Insurer Defends Site
- Police Investigate Reports of Shot-Out Car Windows
- Charges Filed in Car Bashings

May 6, 2008
- Spring Auto Glass Show™ Offers Something for Everyone
- AGRSS Registration is Hot Topic at IGA Conference
- Minnesota Supreme Court to Review Recent Decisions Regarding "Assignments of Benefits"
- At Least 2 Tornadoes Confirmed As Storms Move Through Okla.
- Before and After: Customer Service Improvement Before Your Ears

May 5, 2008
- Feeney Works to Dispel Myths about Safelite Solutions
- Independents Leave Conference with Comic Book, Lots of Information
- Ford Has Made History Here for 90-Plus Years

May 2, 2008
- Smith Coins New Industry Term, Gives Tips on Legislation
- Hemperly Provides Anti-Steering Tips, Asks “Why Do Insurers Care?”
- Guardian Automotive Completes Purchase of Siegel-Robert Automotive
- Gentex Mirrors Featured on New Hyundai Luxury Vehicle
- Men Who Smashed 78 Car Windows Sentenced
- Dozens of Cars Vandalized

May 1, 2008
- Zoldowski Opens IGA Conference with Member Services Update
- NAGS’ Oliver and Patterson Participate in Q&A at IGA Conference
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Maker Invests £40m in Factory Site
- Gentex Honored by General Motors as Supplier of the Year for Eleventh Consecutive Year
- Big Hail Storm Means Big Business For Windshield Shops
- Semi Wrecks Exit Sign on I-30

April 30, 2008
- IGA Launches Comic Book: “Don’t Get Steered”
- Reading Police ‘VIN Day’ Seeks to Reduce Auto Thefts
- Wall Street Closes Mixed After A Choppy Trading Day
- Driver Gets Ticket For Accident, Admits Fault, Insurer Won't Pay
- Driver Hurt After Drive Shaft Shatters Windshield

April 29, 2008
- ACH Files Motion for Relief from Automatic Stay in Diamond Case
- Bids for Diamond Glass Due June 3
- Offers Work Assignments Electronically with GLAXIS
- Earth-Friendly Minneapolis Glass Repair and Installation Company "Goes Green"
- Money for Nothing: Audit Your Telco Bills
- Gentex Recognized by Ford With World Excellence Award
- Vitro Reports 6.1% Top-Line Growth in 1Q'08
- After Long Wait, McMaster to Join Hall of Fame
- Car Crashes into Building on Western Avenue

April 28, 2008
- New NAGS Calculator to Take Effect May 12
- Belron US Promotes Roeske to Chicago General Manager
- Exatec Sees Growth Through Polycarbonate Auto Windows
- Safeco Profits Fall for Fifth Quarter in a Row
- Residents of Selden, Kan., Clean Up After Storm
- Turkey Crashes Through Windshield

April 25, 2008
- Auction to Bid for Diamond Glass Slated for June 5
- Annual IGA Conference Approaches
- Association to Hold Auto Glass Replacement Olympics Feeder Competition
- Glass Plant Stops Production
- UNITED KINGDOM - 150 Jobs Created at Development
- Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Windshield
- Ohio Farmworker Hurt After Windshield Breaks

April 24, 2008
- Unsecured Creditors Committee Objects to "Incentive Pay" Motion in Diamond Case
- Diamond Vendor Payment Motions Approved
- Nippon Sheet Gains as Pilkington's Chambers Named CEO
- Steve Briggs, Formerly of Elite Auto Glass, Passes Away
- Banks Joins
- Gentex Sees Good Sales in Rear-View Mirror

April 23, 2008
- Missouri Sen. Expects Delayed, But Positive, Results from Anti-Steering Bill Hearing
- The Latest Issue of AGRR is Now Available Digitally
- Glass Plant Closing an Insult to United States (Editorial) (scroll down)
- Bachman Auto Glass LLC Activates Glaxis for Dispatches on
- RPT-Nippon Sheet Glass Taps Ex-Pilkington Exec as CEO

April 22, 2008
- Diamond Secured Creditors Committee Object to Proposed Financing
- Diamond Needs 21st-Century Business Model, Anonymous Source Says
- Golds Welcome Second Child
- Glass Plant Finally in Clear
- Court Rescinds Allstate Order, Cites Clerical Error
- Automobile Safety Foundation Warns of Unsafe Mirror Crisis

April 21, 2008
- Missouri Senate Committee to Review Anti-Steering Bill at Public Hearing Tomorrow
- Glasspro and Carolina Car Care Join to Launch Glasspro Pit Stop
- What the…Hail? These Ice Balls Can Be Dangerous and Expensive, Says I.I.I.

April 18, 2008
- PPG Still Intends to Sell Auto Glass Unit, CEO Says
- ACH Files Objection in Diamond Case; Motions for "Setoff Rights" to be Honored
- College Seniors' Works Make the Grade
- Just $10 Gets Your Vehicle Glass Etched in Haverhill
- Douglas Man Arraigned for Smuggling 61 Pounds of Pot Through Douglas Port
- Vandalism Near Ritter Park

April 17, 2008
- AGC Restructures, Plans to Focus on Auto Glass and Solar Cell Operations
- Diamond Expects to End Month of April with Cash Balance of More Than $2 Million, According to Court Documents
- Levine Holds 99 Percent of Diamond Shares, Harris Holds 1 Percent
- Diamond Lessor in Dothan, Ala., Files Objection with Court
- IGA & Molloy LLC Launch CSR Training at Annual Conference in Las Vegas
- Jyco Mexico Plant Opens at Full Capacity
- SafeAuto Insurance Named Corporate Caring Award Finalist
- BB Gunfire Strikes Cars in Kittery, York

April 16, 2008
- Lubner Says Belron "Has Interest" in Purchasing Diamond
- Diamond Had $1 Million in Cash Available as of April 2, Court Documents Say
- Ohio Crackdown on Illegal Repair Facilities Yields Results
- Pilot Error Caused Fatal N.W.T. Crash: Investigators

April 15, 2008
- Zeledyne Plans to Make Glass "Core Business," New CEO Says
- Diamond Files Amendment to Motion Regarding Abandoned Property, Returns Remaining Keys to Closed Facilities
- Vitro America/TCA Team Takes Home First-Place in TGA Golf Tournament; Duncan Rep Wins Rifle
- Allstate Seeks Rehearing; Continues to Write New Business
- UNITED KINGDOM - Hit and Run Repairs 'Cost Drivers £1.3 Billion'
- Car Windows Shot Out by Vandals

April 14, 2008
- Zeledyne Announces Purchase of ACH
- Two Industry Representatives to Serve on Diamond Unsecured Creditors Committee
- Hot Topics at TEXpo™ Got Hotter as Event Began
- IGA Annual Conference & Spring Auto Glass Show Pre-Registration Closing Friday
- Safelite AutoGlass Honored with Corporate Caring Award
- Truck's Detached Wheel Kills Driver of Tour Bus
- Search Is on for Hit-and-Run Driver

April 11, 2008
- Special News Alert: CCC Information Services and Mitchell International to Merge
- Herrera Expects Mitchell Merger to Bring Limited Changes (If Any) to NAGS
- Diamond Motions for Authorization to Retain Bankruptcy Counsel; Safelite, CRL, Among 30 Largest Unsecured Creditors in Motion
- Inside Diamond Glass
- Cogswell Left Diamond in 2006 Due to "Fundamental Differences"
- TEXpo™ Opens Today
- David Stagner Joins HSG - Codeblue™ as Executive VP of Sales
- Safe and Sound Glass from PPG Offers Passengers More Comfort and Security
- Task Force Trying to Tackle Insurance Fraud

April 10, 2008
- Diamond Petitions to "Incentivize" Senior Management to Tune of $656,000
- Emergency Hearing Held in Diamond Case to Review TPA Motion
- Toyota and GM Recall 662,000 Cars in U.S.
- NOVUS® Announces Rookie of the Year Award Winner
- Etching Machine Marks VIN Numbers on Automotive Glass
- THAILAND — Car Windscreens That Display a Restaurant's Menu May Soon Be a Reality
- Harmon Solutions Group Partners with Center Mutual Insurance
- Continuing Education for Insurers Program Proves Winning Formula for PROSTARS

April 9, 2008
- Guggenheim Willing to Finance Competitive Bidders in Diamond Sale
- TEXpo™ is Set to Take on San Antonio
- PPG Files Suit Against Smelter Opponent
- New Ford Mirror Design and Radar Systems To Minimize Blind Spot Risk
- Gentex Three-Mirror System on Hyundai Luxury Model
- Auto Insurers Paying Up To Compete for Drivers
- State Troopers Investigate Hit-and-Run

April 8, 2008
- Independent Glass Association to Introduce Anti-Steering "Comic Book" at Annual Conference, May 1-3
- Belron US Promotes Douglas to CIO
- Fannin Auto Glass Celebrates 50 Years with Upcoming Open House
- ALLDATA Collision Tops 1,000 Customers
- Change to 'Green' is Viewed as a Business Opportunity
- Robert Barnes Joins Glasspro
- Skyway Bridge Ice Damages Windshield
- UNITED KINGDOM - Drove with Cracked Windscreen

April 7, 2008
- Diamond Hearing Set, News Continues
- House Rules Suspended for Anti-Steering/"Right to Repair" Bill in Massachusetts
- Glass Doctor Promoting Windshield Safety
- Former Reid President Cothery Dies
- New Device Allows Parents to Monitor Teens' Driving Habits
- Rust Never Sleeps
- Police Looking for Driver After Fatal Hit-and-Run in J'town

April 4, 2008
- Amica Mutual Selects Gerber National Glass Services as In Program Auto Glass Administrator
- "Dazzling" New Technology Protects U.S. Troops Without Damaging Windshields
- How Much Policy Do You Need?
- Publicity is the Last Thing Insurance Monopoly Wants
- The Windshield Debacle

April 3, 2008
- Diamond Debtor-in-Possession Motion Granted
- Connecticut Anti-Steering Bill Heads to Senate Floor for Vote
- IGA Annual Conference & Spring Auto Glass Show Pre-Registration Closing Soon
- Mygrant to Hold Product Fair in Charlotte, N.C.
- Pilots: Cockpit Dangers Being Ignored
- School Locked Down for 10 Minutes
- Objects Dropped from I-74 Overpasses Were Bags of Water

April 2, 2008
- Several Diamond Motions Approved in Chapter 11 Case
- Equalizer Announces New Website
- Heinauer Teaches Classes to Insurance Agents
- Auto Glass Competition Held in Japan
- 12-Year-Old Boy Survives Freak Accident
- Look Out Below: Glass Panel Falls from 27th Floor

April 1, 2008
- Special News Alert: Diamond Glass Files for Voluntary Chapter 11 Reorganization
- Diamond President Cogswell Sounds Optimistic in Light of Chapter 11 Filing
- PPG, Greenville Glass and Mygrant Among Largest Glass Industry Creditors Listed in Diamond Filing
- Safelite Techs Appear on "NASCAR Angels"
- Paulson Proposes Insurance Agency to Cut Bureaucracy
- Autoglass® Looks to Crack TV Audience with Campaign
- Teacher Grabs Wheel of Out-of-Control Bus in US, Saving 44 Children on Field Trip
- The Ford Kuga is to be Fitted with a Prescription Windscreen
- Engineers Make First 'Active Matrix' Display Using Nanowires

March 31, 2008
- AGRSS Council Issues Alert Regarding Recent Recalls
- Glasspro Adds Jones as Tech
- Honda Takes a Stand Against Aftermarket Parts
- Plan Would Deny Information to Claimants After an Auto Accident (Editorial)
- Bulgarian Arm of Sisecam to Export Auto Glass in 2010
- Search on for Car Involved in Lakewood Hit and Run

March 28, 2008
- NHTSA Acknowledges Latest Glass Recall
- Discovery Channel Films Windshield Magic at PPG
- Belron US Develops Advertising Team with New Media Director
- Etched in Glass
- Coal Truck Controversy Continues
- GEICO Earns Top Spot Again for Customer Loyalty on Brand Keys Index
- Police: Fired Worker Shoots BBs at Dealership Cars

March 27, 2008
- Iowa IGA Chapter Holds Training Class
- Glass Repair and Replacement Business Celebrates Opening
- Make Mine a Million $ Business™ Awards Newest Class of Promising Women Business Owners at Arizona Event
- State Farm Goes to Trial Over Denying Policy Benefits in Auto Collision
- Glasstech to Feature Automotive Glass Systems at China Glass 2008

March 26, 2008
- Class in Employment Suit Against ABRA Grows; ABRA Files Memorandum Regarding ERISA Claims
- Belron US Expands National Training Program
- Pedestrian Fatally Injured in Phila. Hit and Run
- PAVEing the Way for Veterans to Own Businesses
- Manufacturer Faults Leading to Unnecessary Claims
- Boyd Group Income Fund Reports 2007 Year-End Results

March 25, 2008
- State Farm Conducts National Survey of Customers Regarding Auto Glass Work
- Independent Glass Association to Include Technical Training at Annual Conference
- Attempts to Stop Suicide Bomber Foiled by Bullet-Resistant Windshield, AP Reports
- Search for Screen Idol
- Tejano Star Navaira Critically Injured In Crash

March 24, 2008
- CRL Purchase of Sommer & Maca Final, According to Company Websites
- Platinum Equity Motions to Dismiss Counterclaim Filed by PPG
- Amica Announces Changes to Glass Program
- Toalson in Transition
- Land Rover Recalls Defective Vehicles in China over Sunroof Flaws
- Exatec Squeezes Out Weight
- Business Tougher for Independent Auto-Glass-Replacement Companies
- Police: Boy Threw Rock Through Soulja Boy's Windshield
- Police: Wife Tried to Drive Over Man 20 Times

March 20, 2008
- Belron US Techs Travel to Shanghai to Assist with Accura Damage
- NOVUS Holds Bi-Annual Super Session in San Antonio
- Independent Glass Association to Focus on Business Advantages at Annual Conference
- Pre-Register for TEXpo by Tomorrow, and Visit San Antonio to Learn, Network-and Golf
- Brunkers Welcome Daughter into World
- Bonita Fire Department Takes Part in History Channel Documentary
- Exeter Man who Smashed Car Windows to Pay Restitution

March 19, 2008
- Glass Recalled by PPG Supplier Also Came from WGA, PPG Reports
- Belron US Technicians Featured in Radio Campaign
- Gentex Shipping for 2009 Dodge Journey
- Teen Killed in Berea Wreck
- Busted Car Window Leads to 2 Arrests

March 18, 2008
- Vanfax Holds Open Houses Across Canada
- Belron US Names Sprigler Director of Customer Experience
- Carlite® Demonstrates Replacement Value
- Auto Glass Service Now Open
- HSG to Administer Glass Claims for Nodak Mutual
- Microsoft's Future Vision

March 17, 2008
- Virginia Governor Signs Bill That Makes Unreasonable Limits Set by Insurers an Unfair Practice
- New Twister Kills 2 Northwest of Atlanta

March 14, 2008
- Glass Shop Owner Arrested
- Binswanger Trains with IGA
- California Anti-Steering Bill Amended; Hearing Date Set
- Strengthen No-Steering Law (Opinion)
- PPG Industries Sells $1.55 Bln Debt in 3 Parts
- NEW ZEALAND - Windscreen Repairer Gets $14,000 for Unjustified Dismissal

March 13, 2008
- Special News Alert: PPG Supplier Recalls DOT 430 and DOT 628 Part
- Solutia Expands Presence
- PPG Industries' Senior Unsecured Notes Rated 'A-'
- New Albany Lands $31M Auto Parts Plant
- E-Mail Insult Riles Industry Leader

March 12, 2008
- New Mexico Auto Glass Shop Denies DOL's Allegations
- Nova, PPG Test Readiness for Cyber War
- UNITED KINGDOM - RAC Ramps Up to Take on Autoglass
- High Growth Forecasted for the China Auto Parts Industry Report, 2007-2008
- Crash-Test Report Backs Stronger Roofs on SUVs
- Progressive Announces Claims Group President
- Loose Tire Smashes Through Van's Windshield On I-94

March 11, 2008
- LYNX Amends Participant Contract
- Steering Efforts Front and Center at Annual IGA Conference
- AEGIS® Awarded Patent for SOLO™ Windshield Setting Tool
- Women Told to Make a Million
- State Auto Financial Sets Dividend
- Goose Shatters Salem Police Car Windshield

March 10, 2008
- Glass Shops Move for Consolidation of Price-Fixing Suits
- Blocked Streets, Clashing Interests
- Vehicle Vandals Cross State Borders
- New York Governor, Friend to Automotive Industry, Reportedly Involved in Prostitution Ring

March 7, 2008
- AGRSS Council Issues Alert Regarding DOT 430 Recall
- Iowa Bill Would Prevent Insurers from Requiring Parts be Purchased from Specific Suppliers
- Glass TEXpo™ to Feature Auto Glass Seminars
- NOVUS® Glass Kicks Off Franchise Convention
- Ford Upgrades Furnace at Plant
- Police on Look-Out for Georgia Children
- Vandals Show Off on Camera

March 6, 2008
- and Launch Safety Video
- Connecticut Anti-Steering Bill Pushes Through Committee
- Glass Doctor® Announces Partnership to Fix Door Panes
- DFI Signs Agreement With Sampas Nano Expanding EU Market into Turkey
- ProtectorShield Toughened Glass from ASG Safety Glass

March 5, 2008
- Washington Amendment to Anti-Steering Law Meets End in Senate Hearing
- Independent Glass Association to Explain Making Real Money With Windshield Repair At Annual Conference
- C.R. Laurence Issues Statement about Story
- McCain Makes Appearance at HSG Summit
- Land Rover LRX Concepts Premiere in Geneva with Lexan High-Tech Plastic Glazing from SABIC Innovative Plastics
- KSW Unveils New Memory Windshield Tag
- Confessions of Auto Insurance Agent
- Franchises Give Veterans A Break
- Smart Glass Company Research Frontiers Licenses GKN Aerospace Transparency Systems to Offer SPD-Smart Armored Glass for Vehicles

March 4, 2008
- CRL in Negotiations to Purchase Sommer & Maca, Sources Report
- N.Y. Attorney General Investigates Short Pays
- California Legislature Considers Anti-Steering Law
-™ to Conduct Own "Grade the Insurers" Study
- Nippon Sheet Glass Gains After Report Profit Will Beat Target
- Honda Issues 2 Recalls for Acura Sedans
- Vehicle Recalls Often Ignored
- Buffett Says Profit Party's Over for Insurance Industry

March 3, 2008
- Oregon Shops Rate State Farm High in New Study; Progressive, Allstate and Others Rated D+ or Lower
- LONDON - Belron Named One of the 100 Best Small Companies to Work For
- Driver Sought in Fatal Hit-Run in Lawrenceville
- E-ZPass Was Just the Beginning
- Aviva Examines Sale of Indian Back Office Operations
- Mitchell to Present to Society of Insurance Research on Leveraging Auto Physical Damage and Bodily Injury Claims Data
- Timo Rautarinta Appointed Managing Director Of Tamglass Glass Processing

February 29, 2008
- Insurers Speak Out Against Washington Anti-Steering Bill H.B. 3053 During Hearing
- D'Ieteren FY Pretax Jumps 30 Pct, Above Expectations; 2008 Seen 'Stable'
- CHINA - Fuyao Glass Rises After Scrapping Planned Share Sale
- Data Tranz Introduces Credit Card Processing
- Webasto Touts Lightweight Convertible
- Glass Services Business Ready to "Fix Your Panes"

February 28, 2008
- Hearing Held to Review Connecticut Anti-Steering Bill
- Recycling Company to Open Plant in Springfield
- Harlingen Glass Founder Gonzales Passes Away
- Economy Glass Founder Harold Ponder Passes Away
- General Vendor Services Founder Ingoglia Passes Away
- Nippon Sheet to Cut Jobs to Pay for Pilkington
- Advanced RFID Memory Windshield Inlay
- Police: Driver ID'd In Hit-Skip Crash

February 27, 2008
- Defendants File Motion for Summary Judgment in Novus Non-Compete Suit
- Nippon Sheet Glass to Withdraw from LCD TV Glass Biz
- Vitro Reports Strong 4Q'07 and Year-end Results
- Did Air Bag Failure Lead To Teen's Death?

February 26, 2008
- Obtains 573 Report on DOT 430 Recall
- Independent Glass Association Advances AGRSS-Registration Again
- State Considers Bill to End 'Steering'
- Consumers Seek Payday Loans for Auto Glass Work, Reports Financial Association
- After a Difficult Start In Life, Rudd Has Made Her Own Way
- Executive Items
- State Farm Commended for 'Green' Fleet

February 25, 2008
- NHTSA Investigates Spontaneously Shattering Side Windows on Pontiac Vibe, Toyota Corolla and Toyota Corolla Matrix
- Pilkington to Participate in The Glass Experience
- Diesbach Welcomes Twins into the World
- CHINA - Fuyao Glass 2007 Net Profit Soars 49%
- Wiperless Windshields In Your Future? Thanks, Nanotech.
- GEICO Gives 24 Percent Bonus
- Justices Rule Against Nationwide In 'Captive' Case

February 22, 2008
- Missouri Anti-Steering Bill Referred to Small Business, Insurance & Industrial Relations Committee
- Delta Kits Training & Certification to be Held in Conjunction with IGA Conference
- PPG in the News: Cost-Cutting in Europe, Beginning Remediation in Lake Charles
- Glass Services Business Ready to "Fix Your Panes" in Lubbock, Texas
- Two from Dwyer Group/Glass Doctor Recognized
- Binswanger Associate in Columbus, Ga., Killed in Car Accident
- In-Car Solar Panels Move a Step Closer
- Progressive Sues Body Shop for Trademark Infringement
- Hammer and Ice Go Through Two Windshields in Separate Incidents on GTA Highways

February 21, 2008
- General Motors Settles in Auto Defect Claim; Plaintiff Claimed Laminated Sidelites Would Have Protected Him
- PPG Wins Chrysler LLC Supplier Pentastar Award for Exterior Systems
- Safelite AutoGlass Uses WebTrends Dynamic Search to Automate Paid Search
- Chinese Auto-Parts Industry Faces Dramatic Consolidation, According to AlixPartners Study
- Vandals Give Smashing Wakeup to Tacoma Couple

February 20, 2008
- Kansas House Considers Anti-Steering Bill
- Pilkington Mexicali in Top Three City Companies
- Safelite Autoglass Enters Into Multi-Year Sponsorship Agreement With the NASCAR Performance Network
- Supreme Court Rejects Allstate Appeal
- House Judiciary Subcommittee Holds Design Law Hearing

February 19, 2008
- Pre-Trial Conference Set in ABRA Case
- Bekaert's Fremont to Serve as IWFE Keynote Speaker
- GlasWeld Presents New Glass Repair Technology at Mars International Annual Convention
- Insurance Company Abuse - SCRS Members Identify Some Disturbing "Trends"
- The 2008 CTS - Cadillac's Terrific Sedan

February 18, 2008
- Auto Glass Bill Amending 2007 Anti-Steering Law Passes Washington State House
- Ford Glass Plant Contract Cuts Pay
- Here's to 50 Years in TTC's Fishbowl
- Executive Items (scroll down)
- 'Doctor Vinyl' Sues Jailed Son for Business

February 15, 2008
- Green is Good
- Where Were the Retailers?
- Charitable Pledges Soar As Employees Compete to be Top Givers
- Collision Industry Foundation Welcomes New Board Member
- Allstate Spent $4.8M Lobbying in '07

February 14, 2008
- Belron US's Harrison Expresses Concern over DOT 430 Recall
- Nippon Sheet Glass Gains the Most in Five Years
- Announcement Regarding the Purchase of Asahi's Stock
- Flying Snow, Ice Can Damage Car, Wallet
- Ice and Your Windshield Collide

February 13, 2008
- Former GM Executive Predicts Automotive Trends to Hit Glass Industry
- Profits and People
- Mitchell Releases Latest Edition of Industry Trends Report
- More Car Windows Smashed
- Storm Worm Virus

February 12, 2008
- AGRSS Issues Quarterly Newsletter
- ROLAGS Meeting Held in Tucson
- Glass Workers Approve Contract
- Glass Technology Introduces PRISM
- On-Site Method of Installing Replacement Glass in a Vehicle
- UNITED KINGDOM - Train Windscreen Shattered in Cross Gates
- Mt. Vernon Woman Dies in Lloyd Crash

February 11, 2008
- Progressive Changes Pricing Structure for Glass Claims
- AIA Criticizes Proposed Washington Auto Glass Repair Bill
- Q4 2007 The Allstate Corporation Earnings Conference Call - Final
- 90-Year-Old Sales Representative Ponders Retirement
- Automakers Letting The Light in with Glass Roofs
- Roll Call
- Rocks from I-85 Overpasses Smash Windshields - VIDEO
- Falling Ice Smashes Windshield Near Sears Tower - VIDEO

February 8, 2008
- Crack Doctor Opens Repair Training Academy
- Car Safety Goes to the Dogs
- Green Earth Technologies Lands $3M investment
- Report Finds Windscreen Filter Fire Sparked Emergency Landing
- French Court Freezes Sale of Saddam's £17m Yacht

February 7, 2008
- Alabama Bill Encourages Consumer Choice; Excludes Glass from Provisions
- Allstate Finally Begins Handing Over Important McKinsey Documents to Florida
- Tornado, Hail Rip Through Smith County
- East Texans Scramble to Get Cars Repaired from Hail Damage

February 6, 2008
- Saf-Ti Glass Leaves Auto Glass Business Behind
- Asahi Reports Agreement to Pay Fine and Other News
- 2009 Chevrolet Traverse Crossover Makes Chicago Show Debut
- Honda's 'Black Box' Crash Monitor
- Safety Concern: 757 Window Heating Systems

February 5, 2008
- Minnesota Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Non-Assignment Clause Applying to Glass Shops
- Luxury Flagship for Citroen C4 Picasso
- Kia Pro_Cee'd: In the Showrooms
- Fix That Windshield Chip Yourself; Save Money, Increase Safety
- NTSB Frustrated Over AD Delays After 757 Windshield-Heat Fire

February 4, 2008
- Allstate, Auto-Owners, Revise Pricing Factors
- Class in ABRA Suit Filed by Former Employees Grows
- AGC in Kingsport Announces Layoffs
- Fusion of a Sports Car and an SUV-Mazda CX-7
- Safeco Has Lower 4th Quarter as Auto Policies Fall
- NTSB Investigating Incident Aboard Boeing 757-200
- Deer Goes Through Windshield; Woman Injured

February 1, 2008
- Glass Guys Auto Glass Owner Indicted for Theft and Insurance Fraud
- PPG Truck Driver Killed in Accident
- Richard Fritz Inc. to Build Factory in Duncan, S.C.
- Vitro Prereleases FY2007 EBITDA Up 5.4% Year Over Year
- New Visteon Performance Windshields use DuPont SentryGlas Expressions
- State Farm Buys Ad Time During Super Bowl Pre-Game
- Cow Lands in Car After Crash
- Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Florida

January 31, 2008
- PPG Files Motion to Dismiss Platinum Suit; Files Counterclaim, Too
- Burhans Glass Files Suit Against Glass Manufacturers, Alleges Anti-Trust Violations and Price-Fixing
- IGA Annual Conference & Spring Auto Glass Show Pre-Registration Open
- Auto Temp Inc. Spokesperson Declines to Comment on DOT 430 Breakage
- Nippon Sheet Glass Makes Subsidiary Changes, Decides Not to Appeal EC Fine
- Bell's Auto Glass Owner Passes Away
- Gentex Exec Delays Retirement for a Year
- Test Driving the New Smart Car from Swatch and Mercedes-Benz
- Insurers Oppose Mich. Governor's Consumer Advocate Proposal

January 30, 2008
- NFCB Changes Pricing Structure
- Automechanika Canada Announces 2008 Keynote Speaker
- Fed Slashes U.S. Interest Rates by Half Point
- Big Sensation in China: Opel Astra GTC
- Dow Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results
- Allstate Posts Lower Fourth-Quarter Earnings

January 29, 2008
- Diversified Glass Alleges Glass Manufacturers Colluded to Impose Energy Surcharges and Diesel Surcharges
- Hooper Takes First in Best of Belron US
- GlasWeld Attends Glass Doctor's 2008 National Conference in Nashville
- Line Up for Full-Windscreen Satnav
- The Hartford Reports Fourth Quarter and Record Full Year 2007 Results
- Concrete Strikes Hanna Montana Catering Van

January 28, 2008
- Diversified Glass Files Anti-Trust Suit Against Glass Manufacturers
- ADCO Adds Gillette as Account Manager
- Volvo Selects GlasWeld’s G3fusion Auto Glass Repair System as Official “Approved” System
- U.S. Economy's Downturn Has Minimal Impact on Local Firms
- Pilkington to Pay $60,000 for Plant's Air Violations
- Saint-Gobain: Strong Upswing in 2007 Estimated Results Outperforming Objectives
- National Contest Reflects Company's Best Techs
- Criteria to 'Prove' Damage Impossible

January 25, 2008
- Auto Temp Purchased Recalled Glass from N.J. Importer, Company Reports; Hangzhou Also Speaks Out
- U.S. Weighs New Testing for Vehicle Roof Strength
- Vandalism Causes $20,000 In Damage
- Allstate Insurance Company Files U.S. Supreme Court Reply Brief

January 24, 2008
- Mercedes Recalls $500K 2008 SLR McLaren Roadster for Faulty Windshield Installs
- IGA Praises Donation to AGRSS Council
- Man Killed, Two People Injured In Head-On Collision Near Kent
-™ Launches Latest Blog
- Solutia's Exit from Bankruptcy Delayed on Credit Woes
- Florida Asks Appeals Court To Reinstate Allstate Ban

January 23, 2008
- State Farm Gives $20,000 Gift to AGRSS Council
- Auto Temp Speaks Out on Recall
- Import Glass Corp. Offers Online Ordering
- Columbus to Host Best of Belron U.S. Trials
- Secretive Allstate File Could Show 'Bad Faith'

January 22, 2008
- Parts Numbers for Recalled Glass Released; Industry Continues to Look for Answers in Recall
- AAA Continues to Market Glass Services in Mid-Atlantic Area
- From Humble Roots, Man Rises to Business Success and Finances Kettering Scholarship for Arab-Americans

January 21, 2008
- Minn. Court of Appeals Rules that Non-Assignment Clause Protects Insurers from Dealing Directly with Glass Shops
- Auto Safety Bill Addresses Backovers, Power Window Accidents
- Court Order Puts Allstate Back in Business
- Rejected Claims Need Re-Evaluation
- Vandals Shoot Car Windows in Greater Portland - Again

January 18, 2008
- DOL Files Suit Against New Mexico Auto Glass Shop
- Belron US Converts to Safelite Autoglass Brand In Key Western U.S. Markets
- PPG Quarterly Results Jump 15 Percent
- PPG Presents Annual Automotive Glass Design Awards
- Million-Dollar Gift Creates Scholarships for Arab-Americans at Kettering University
- More Thieves Target Gadgets in Cars

January 17, 2008
- Safelite Didn't Know Recalled Glass was Manufactured by Hangzhou, Company Reports
- Guardian Carries Out Planned Float Line Closure in January
- SRP Installing New Phone System
- Laminated Glass Shines as an Acoustic Bonus
- Progressive Profit Falls 41% on Lower Premium Revenue
- Rites Set for Longtime Boutique Employee
- St. Lucie's Trauma Helicopter Grounded For Repairs After Buzzard Hits Windshield
- Bremerton Man Charged After Windshield-Stomping Spree

January 16, 2008
- Safelite Recalls Glass Manufactured by Hangzhou
- More Jail Time For Driver
- A Victory Over the Vandals
- Clear Future as Property and Vehicles Multiply
- Insurance Commission Fines Five Companies
- Pellet Gun Shootings Lead to Increased School Security

January 15, 2008
- Glass Technology Named First NWRA Practical Assessment Administrator
- Scams Continue to Plague Industry
- Tata Nano: Mass Hysteria Leaves Vendors Beaming
- Local Glass Services Business Ready to Fix Your Panes
- Cracked Windows Frustrate Drivers
- Creative Ways to Break a Windshield While Removing Ice
- Hartford Police Arrest Juvenile Accused Of Shooting Off BB Gun

January 14, 2008
- New NAGS Calculator Takes Effect Today
- Pilkington Announces Price Increase
- S.A. D'ieteren N.V. : Trading Update for FY 2007
- PPG Provides Sungate Infrared Reflective Fixed-Glass Roof For Ford Mustang
- JAPAN - NTT, Sony, Asahi Glass Woo Middle East Investors, Nikkei Says
- In Shield Field
- Insurers Defend Profits; Deny They Overcharge, Under-deliver on Home, Auto Policies
- Love Rekindled After 60 Years: This Time, She Said Yes
- Area Police Investigating Rash Of Broken Storefront and Car Windows

January 11, 2008
- PPG Announces Price Increase
- Sika Confirms Target, 2007 Sales Rise 17 Percent
- Windshields Broken; Drivers Say Promises Were, Too

January 10, 2008
- NAGS Winter Calculator Released; Shows Weighted Average Decrease in Price for Top 100 Most Popular Parts of .74 Percent
- Ford Glass Plant Deal May Be Near
- In U.S., Safelite Has Clear Edge in Auto Glass
- Report Finds Broken Windows are Common on Airplanes
- Asahi Glass Factory Explosion in South Korea Kills 1

January 9, 2008
- Minnesota Glass Network Closes Doors
- PPG Industries "Neutral," Target Price Reduced
- Toddler Injured After Being Ejected During Crash
- Appeals Court Upholds $8.5M Verdict Against State Farm
- Bribed Regulators Deceiving FBI Roil U.S. Insurance Customers

January 8, 2008
- Amica Names LYNX Glass Claims Administrator
- Glass America's Beloit, Wisconsin Shop Moves to New Location
- Woman Injured in Freak Accident
- Auto Glass Repair Shops Slammed After Car Break-Ins

January 7, 2008
- PPG Faces Fire in Evansville, Approaches Fourth-Quarter Conference Call
- J.D. Powers Studies Insurance Customer Satisfaction; Finds that Time, Interaction and Reimbursement are Factors
- Woman Fed Up About Windshield Reimbursement
- Wind Causes Trucks to Roll & Car Windows to Shatter
- Two Horses Killed in Traffic Accident
- Vandals Hit Abilene

January 4, 2008
- NWRA Repair Technician Certification Program Begins
- Randy Johnson Passes Away
- Vitro America Name Now Covers Two Subsidiaries
- DFI Expands Operations in Central and Eastern Europe
- Gentex Announces Shipments for New Toyota Model
- Stolen Grille Emblem Leads To Broken Windshield

January 3, 2008
- Archinaco Rejoins PPG as President, CEO, Auto Glass and Services
- Missouri Legislature to Consider Anti-Steering Bill
- New Webasto Glass Roof Creates Dynamic Look for 2009 Ford Mustang
- Rick Elias Helped Build PPG's Transitions Optical
- College Van Rolls Off Highway, Windshield Appears to Have Been Ejected
- Liquid Resins Launches MVP360 Windshield Repair System
- Stiffen Penalties for Flying Ice (Editorial)

January 2, 2008
- Industry Reacts to Platinum's Attempt to Terminate PPG Agreement; PPG Shares Continue to Drop in Value
- PPG Workers Relieved $500M Deal Faltered
- Sunroof Injury Couldn't Kill Bhutto: Toyota Official
- British Glass Maker Pilkington to Enter Indian Market
- A Window On Insurers: State To Post Conduct Review Results, Fines On The Web, But Some Say The Scrutiny Isn't Tough Enough and The Fines Are Too Low
- Drunk Detained for Destroying Windshield