Flat Glass

SCHOTT develops and supplies flat glass products to home appliance and commercial refrigeration customers in more than 60 countries, with a production network in Europe, North and South America, and Asia. With more than 130 years of processing experience, we ensure product quality, delivery reliability and innovative solutions, manufacturing almost 100 million glass panels every year.

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Highest international engineering standards

Highest international engineering standards

As the global flat glass experts, we have the consulting and development capabilities to realize ambitious glass projects together with our customers. We work to the highest ‘German Engineering’ standards and are committed to the highest levels of technology and quality.

Leading-edge product development

Leading-edge product development

Our customers benefit from the regional proximity of our globally linked innovation and development teams. We bring innovative flat glass solutions to series production in partnership with our customers, and we are committed to developing sustainable product solutions to meet future market trends.

Globally close to our customers


SCHOTT Flat Glass has production facilities in nine countries across the globe. Thanks to this worldwide network, our customers benefit from local contacts and support. We ensure a high degree of supply security and offer flexible production capacities by an international organization.
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The style of steel

Find out more about SCHOTT MetalLook, which combines the properties of glass with the appearance of stainless steel.

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Unique printing possibilities on glass

Find out how SCHOTT® Duo Design printing on both sides of the glass offers stunning 3D effects, distinctive logo presentation, a new haptic experience, surfaces less prone to fingerprints, and fascinating matt-gloss effects.

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Your invisible friend

The biggest trend in the kitchen is currently 'Shy Tech'. Discover how SCHOTT glass enables switches and displays to magically disappear when a home appliance is switched off.

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Our services and tools

Joint product development

Joint product development

We work closely with our customers to bring innovative flat glass solutions to series production, carefully examining the requirements and rigorously testing during all stages of development. Throughout each stage we offer our full support to ensure complete functionality in the final appliance and a smooth start of production. Our product development process follows a systematic four-step approach, starting with the study and concept phases with early customer involvement, followed by the development and launch phases.

Reliable global supply chain

Reliable global supply chain

Since logistics excellence is a decisive factor, we focus on aligning our processes so they are as effective and reliable as possible. Whether it’s planning, procurement, production, distribution, warehousing or transport, our networked operations with customers and suppliers create rapid and reliable data exchange for a dynamic and dependable supply network. Thanks to electronic order processing via EDI connection, our customers benefit from efficient and secure processes, with quick and flexible order planning to ensure on-time delivery to our customers.

Experts for flat glass technology and quality

Experts for flat glass technology and quality

We understand the importance of product quality as both a promise and a sign of value and reliability. To achieve this level of excellence, we use the latest technology and machinery in the production of our flat glass products, constantly evaluating how we can optimize our processes and facilities to improve the quality and performance of our products. Our interdisciplinary expert teams – managed from our headquarters in Germany – are consistently developing and optimizing our core processes, ensuring we always stay one step ahead.

We are certified

All our flat glass panels are manufactured according to ISO 9001 standards. In addition, our glasses conform to all relevant RoHs and REACH specifications.

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