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Apprenticeship levy: getting best value for the glass sector

British Glass has just hosted a forum for glass industry HR leads focussing on the forthcoming Apprenticeship Levy. Facilitated by the RNN Group, the session revealed a far more user-friendly and financially valuable scheme than industry expected from the recent media coverage.

2 Dec 2016


British Glass reflects on a week of political announcements

With Theresa May’s address to the CBI conference and the Chancellor’s autumn statement to Parliament, there’s been a lot for business to take in over the last week. British Glass reflects here on some of the key points for the glass industry.

29 Nov 2016


AGM emphasises a firm foundation for seizing opportunity

This year’s review of British Glass activity and formal board business revealed a firm foundation for launching proactive, whole industry responses that can identify the opportunities in these turbulent times. 

24 Nov 2016


Great minds come together for glass-focussed waste heat recovery day

More than 40 specialists across the glass industry, academia and policy took part in a British Glass knowledge transfer seminar about waste heat recovery technologies last week  –  exploring its potential to help the sector achieve economic and environmental benefits.

22 Nov 2016


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