Decorative Glass Companies Showcase New
Products at NeoCon 2011
June 13, 2011
The 2011 NeoCon show opened today in Chicago's Merchandise
Mart, where a number of companies in the decorative glass industry
are featuring some of their latest developments for interior
design projects. Products range from glass tiles to back-painted
and textured glass products.
|Dreamwalls exhibited at NeoCon and showed
its new options to create various sizes of glass tiles.
Gardner Glass is featuring new options with its Dreamwalls
colored glass. Mandy Marxen explained that with new water jet
technologies, the company can now offer custom tiles in addition
to its custom color possibilities.
"We can take a CAD drawing and create the tile in any
desired shape," she said. "We're offering a new world
Arch Aluminum and Glass is showcasing its Visual line, which
includes printed interlayers. Jon Johnson explained the company
offers both ink jet as well as thermally transferred printed
options. Johnson said the line has been receiving a good bit
of interest at the show.
Guardian Industries officially launched its InGlass product
line for interiors, including its partnership with Joel Berman
Glass. Diane Turnwall with Guardian said the company had gotten
lots of interest from those who have been stopping by the booth.
"This is the first time we've packaged everything together,"
she said. "We've had a lot of interest in the website,
which allows you to see different product combinations."
As an example, the company showed a switchable glass product
constructed with one of the Berman textured glass products.
"It could also be made with other glass types,"
NeoCon 2011 runs through Wednesday this week. Stay tuned to
USGNN.com for more news and updates from the show.
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