Glass Products (TGP) of Kirkland, Wash., has been selected to distribute Pilkington's
Profilit channel glass in the United States. As the new distributor, TGP, which
has worked with Pilkington for many years as a distributor for its fire-rated
glass, will provide sales and technical support for the product.
"We're very pleased that Pilkington has asked us to take on this dynamic
product line," says Jerry Razwick, president of TGP. "Pilkington Profilit
is a natural addition to our line up of glazing solutions for architects."
Westcrowns Inc., which filed for bankruptcy last month, previously served as
the exclusive North American distributor for Profilit. The company's operations,
however, ceased when its parent company, U.K.-based Westcrowns Group, shut down
the operation after learning it would no longer be the exclusive distributor for