Facts and Figures
Our people are united by a passion for glass and a pioneering spirit. Supported by the best digital tools, our aim is to drive groundbreaking innovations forward with the establishment of interdisciplinary and intercultural success teams with a gender mix.
We face enormous challenges every day, in all markets, and together we overcome them. Despite the COVID-19 crisis, our latest results (fiscal year 19/20) were sound, with an increase in both sales and earnings. For the current year, we plan record levels of investment.
Production and sales units in 34 countries enable us to be close to our customers and partners to quickly and directly serve their needs. This worldwide network offers a number of opportunities for our innovative materials and solutions, which together we will lead to success.
Research and development
SCHOTT engineers and scientists are pioneers, who have the ideal role model in Otto Schott. Our founder invented specialty glass, was the first to lay the groundwork for modern glass science, and became the forerunner of an entire industry. His pioneering spirit and passion for innovation are firmly embedded in the SCHOTT DNA.