14.09.2020, Shenzhen, China, CIOE

SCHOTT Honored as “Best Support Supplier” by Accelink Technology

During the 22nd China International Optoelectronic Expo (2020 CIOE), SCHOTT Group was awarded the title of "Best Support Supplier" by Wuhan Accelink Technology. The two companies held a ceremony celebrating the award at SCHOTT’s booth at the exhibition.
Best Support Award to SCHOTT from Accelink
Best Support Award to SCHOTT from Accelink
Wuhan Accelink Technologies Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Accelink") is a leading manufacturer of optoelectronic devices in optical communications. Accelink was founded in 2001 and has grown rapidly in the industry since then. Accelink’s business is not limited to China: they also provide reliable and innovative solutions for major telecommunications companies in over 20 countries and regions. According to the statistical data from OVUM in 2016, the company ranked in the world’s top-5 optical module manufacturers.

For more than 10 years, SCHOTT has been the strategic supply partner for Accelink’s high-quality TO headers and caps. SCHOTT has a wide range of optoelectronic packaging products-from 10G PON to 50G TO packaging solutions supporting the development of high-speed optical modules for 5G communications and data centers.

The large-scale construction of 5G infrastructure started in 2020, but the outbreak of COVID-19 since beginning of this year has had a huge impact on the optical communications industry.  Accelink’s production capacity and supply chain has inevitably been affected. As a long-term strategic partner of Accelink, SCHOTT has been in constant close contact with customers during the epidemic, and has put forth an exceptional effort to enable the stable and timely supply of TO packaging components for customers. Therefore, Accelink recognized SCHOTT with its “Best Supporter Award” to thank SCHOTT for our dedicated cooperation during this unprecedented period.

Accelink and the SCHOTT Group decided to further strengthen their partnership for the future. With more than 50 years of R&D experience in the TO field, SCHOTT will continue to support Accelink to develop innovative high-speed products and support the next generation of data and telecommunication infrastructure.

SCHOTT is a leading international technology group in the areas of specialty glass, glass-ceramics and related high-tech materials. With over 130 years of experience, the company is an innovative partner to many industries, including the home appliance, pharma, electronics, optics, life sciences, automotive and aviation industries. SCHOTT has a global presence with production sites and sales offices in 34 countries. In the 2018/2019 fiscal year, the group generated sales of EUR 2.2 billion (US$ 2.54 billion) with over 16,200 employees. SCHOTT AG has its headquarters in Mainz (Germany) and is solely owned by the Carl Zeiss Foundation. This is one of the oldest private and largest science-promoting foundations in Germany. As a foundation company, SCHOTT assumes special responsibility for its employees, society and the environment.
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