Attendees of the upcoming Glass Expo Midwest (GEMS) will not
only be able to see the latest offerings from exhibitors and take
part in educational programming, but can also take a tour of Milwaukee-based
F. Barkow, which is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.
GEMS is scheduled to take place October 14-15 at the Four Points
by Sheraton Milwaukee Airport in Milwaukee.
The F. Barkow tour will take place on Friday, October 15, and
will be conducted by company president John Weise. Attendees will
meet at the show registration area at 7:50 a.m. and will be escorted
by a guide to vans. Refreshments will be provided after the tour,
and attendees will return to the expo by 10 a.m. Those taking
part in the tour will be given a raffle ticket for a chance to
win one of three prizes: