Glaston is one of the leading operators in the glass processing industry

Glaston is the glass processing industry’s innovative technology leader supplying equipment, services and solutions to the architectural, auto-motive, solar and appliance industries.

Glaston’s offering ensures uninterrupted production capacity for its customers and efficient usage throughout every machine’s lifecycle. The company’s comprehensive global service network is one of its most important competitive factors.

In April 2019, Glaston completed the acquisition of Swiss-German based globally operating high-end machinery, systems and services provider for the processing of glass, Bystronic glass.  The acquisition supports Glaston’s ambition to further strengthen its position in the glass processing value chain. The acquisition diversifies Glaston’s offering to the architectural market as well as complementing offering to the automotive market.

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  • AHLSTRÖM CAPITAL’S OWNERSHIP: 26,4 %
  • FOUNDED: 1970 (Tamglass)
  • DOMICILE: Helsinki, Finland
  • INDUSTRY: Glass processing
  • OPERATING COUNTRIES: 11
  • PERSONNEL IN 2019: 790
  • NET SALES (PRO FORMA) IN 2019: MEUR 205
  • MARKET CAP AS OF DEC. 31, 2019: MEUR 105.8
  • IN AHLSTRÖM CAPITAL’S PORTFOLIO SINCE: 2017