Zwiesel Kristallglas AG

Business Strategies

ZWIESEL KRISTALLGLAS has been combining perfection in craftsmanship with cutting-edge glassmaking technologies for 140 years. Consequent investments in new technologies and products, a clear design positioning, a focus on customer requirements as well as sustainable management are the core of the company philosophy.

Core Technologies and Services

Tritan® crystal glass: the glass with ‘eco-profile’: The internationally patented Tritan® technology in SCHOTT ZWIESEL glassware has made the company the world market leader in crystal glass for international premium hotels and restaurants. Tritan® makes glassware highly resistant to breakage and dishwasher-safe.

Glassware with a crystal-clear conscience: ZWIESEL KRISTALLGLAS has built up its leading position on the world market with a combination of tradition and sophisticated innovation. At the same time the company is actively committed to conserving re-sources and reducing its environmental impact.

Global partnership – Individual servicese: With three strong brands ZWIESEL KRISTALLGLAS covers the fields Wine & Dine, Bar, Party & Event as well as Living & Interior. The brand SCHOTT ZWIESEL - “The glass of the professionals” - is world market leader in the segment of the international top gastronomy and hotel business. ZWIESEL 1872 is the lifestyle brand of the company - with unique mouth blown crystal glass collections in the categories Gourmet and Living. The German traditional brand JENAER GLAS epitomes functional kitchen aids made of heat-resistant borosilicate glass in timeless beautiful design.

Patent, Licenses, Co-operations

Zwiesel Kristallglas AG holds several patents and trademarks inclduing Tritan® titanium crystal glass.


Zwiesel Kristallglas AG distributes directly and indirectly to international customers.

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