10/10/1980 - Grillson Optics (GRIL) - CORPORATE ANNOUNCEMENT

Grillson Optics (GRIL) announced the opening of a new glass plant today. Located in New York state, the plant will build medical products for hospitals and clinical laboratories. The company believes that expansion of plant capacity is necessary due to the increased demand for its medical products.

About Grillson Optics (GRIL):
Grillson Optics, known primarily for its kitchenware and lab products, the materials pioneer is the a maker of fiber-optic cable. Grillson Optics’s growing telecommunications unit makes optical fiber and cable and photonic components. The company's advanced materials unit makes industrial and scientific products, including emission controls and semiconductor materials. Its information display segment makes glass products for televisions, VCRs, and flat-panel displays.