MiGlass win Glass Company of the Year 2013
MiGlass has been crowned Glass Company of the Year at the prestigious G13 Glass and Glazing Industry Awards.
The team received the trophy from comedian and television presenter Dara O Briain as the high light of the gala dinner held at the London Hilton, Park Lane and attended by over 650 leading representatives of the UK glass industry.
Based in the West Midlands and formed in 1936 MiGlass now employs over 80 colleagues and boasts a mostly blue chip customer base spread across the UK and Europe.
MiGlass specialises in high end volume glass processing across a large number of specialist markets, including retail and hotel interiors, refrigeration, kitchens, bathrooms, transport, lighting, street furniture, UV bonding, decorated glass, sub-assembly and advertising.
Private equity backed through Key Capital Partners, MiGlass has invested very heavily in new technology and innovation over the past decade becoming one of the most advanced glass processors in Europe.
Alan Taylor, MD, said “over the last few years we have been working very closely in partnership with our customers and suppliers and winning this award is very much down to this team work. We would like to thank everyone involved with our success especially our team of exceptionally experienced and dedicated colleagues.
Through our innovation and understanding of our customers and their markets we have been able to offer them a definite edge over their competition. It has been especially pleasing to see this resulting in very significant export opportunities which has served to grow the UK processed glass market.
Through our customers our products are now exported to over 50 countries worldwide, across 4 continents which has enabled us to more than double our turnover in just 5 years.”