Cardinal IG: A Cardinal Glass Industries Company 
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Cardinal Glass Industries

Engineering the future of glass



Elements of 5s, flow, kaizen, standard work are evident in our facility. You will see and learn how department led improvements and waste reduction efforts ,found throughout our facility, have improved productivity and has allowed us to sustain double digit growth for 10 years. 

We will also discuss:

  • How the addition of automation has given us a competitive advantage in our industry
  • The importance of training: Our facility has embraced lean principles by training the entire staff (350+) on lean training modules online and in person for new hires.
  • How safety is our number one priority (we are on our way to becoming VPP shortly.)


Cardinal Glass Industries is a management-owned S-Corporation leading the industry in the development of residential glass for windows and doors. We have grown to more than 7,000 employees located at 37 manufacturing locations around the United States. At Cardinal, we try to maintain a clear vision: design and fabricate the most advanced residential glass products in the industry.

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • No photographs
  • No recording devices
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)
  • Safety glasses
  • Steel-toed shoes