1972 year in review; Pilkington events listed

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 8, col. 1

News Highlights of 1972


...a month-by-month review of happenings

in the American glass industry during

1972, as recorded in the pages of



Speaking at the European Management Forum in Switzerland, Sir Alastair Pilkington, of Pilkington Bros., Ltd., suggests it is essential to consider large-scale revolutionary development work as a big risk to a company, that too much attention is paid by investment experts to one year's profits instead of to the health of the technical effort, which is a most important part of the true value of a company.


Keywords:Pilkington Brothers, Ltd.
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Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:July 19, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;