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Company Overview of Anchor Glass Container Corporation

Company Overview

Anchor Glass Container Corporation designs, manufactures, and supplies glass containers for beer, food, beverage, liquor, and consumer mold making industries in North America. It offers flint, amber, and black glass containers. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida with support facilities in Streator, Illinois; and Zanesville, Ohio. It has manufacturing facilities in Shakopee, Minnesota; Henryetta, Oklahoma; Lawrenceburg, Indiana; Elmira, New York; Warner Robins, Georgia; and Jacksonville, Florida. As of December 7, 2016, Anchor Glass Container Corporation operates as a subsidiary of BA Glass BV.

401 East Jackson Street

Suite 2800

Tampa, FL 33602

United States

Founded in 1983

2,840 Employees





Key Executives for Anchor Glass Container Corporation

CEO & Director
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 59
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Anchor Glass Container Corporation Key Developments

Anchor Glass Announces Management Changes

Anchor Glass announced that Nipesh Shah was named chief executive officer, succeeding Jim Fredlake, who told the board he plans to retire. Shah comes to Anchor from Consolidated Container Co. He was senior vice president and general manager for the consumer and industrial group at Consolidated Container. He's also held senior positions at Momentive Specialty Chemicals and management positions at Honeywell, Avery Dennison and Dover Chemical Co.

Anchor Glass Container Corporation Announces Management Changes

Anchor Glass Container Corporation announced that its President and CEO, Jim Fredlake, will take a leave of absence for personal reasons, starting immediately. During his leave, Jim will remain on its board of directors. During Jim's absence, Anchor Glass board member and non-executive Chairman of BA Glass, Carlos Moreira da Silva, will serve as the interim CEO. Carlos has decades of experience in the glass industry, and he will spend a significant amount of time at corporate headquarters in Tampa, and the company's plants during the interim period.

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