Stoelzle Glass Group joins International Partners in Glass Research

International Partners in Glass Research sets its focus and purpose on increasing and maintaining the competitiveness of glass in the packaging industry by research and development

DI Georg Feith, CEO of Stoelzle Glass Group

Stoelzle Glass Group, one of the leading manufacturers of high-end packaging glass in Europe, is proud of being now one of the 10 companies taking part in the renowned research association International Partners in Glass Research (IPGR), based in Aachen, Germany.

Sustainability has been a major issue to Stoelzle for years now, and significant investments have been made in R&D, technologies and processes throughout all production and decoration sites in order to achieve important targets in the field of energy reduction and to boost eco-friendly processes and technologies. Therefore, joining IPGR was a great honour and important step in Stoelzle’s Sustainability Roadmap.

“It was a logical next step to join forces with other top global glass makers in R&D activities. We are confident to make a significant contribution to the research programs of IPGR and will enhance the glass expert teams by our Head of R&D, Mr Niklas Zwettler, PhD, and the Head of Technical Engineering Group, Mr Wilfried Lenk,” said Stoelzle Glass Group CEO, Georg Feith.

Stoelzle Glass Group consist of six European production sites and three decoration facilities and is known for their excellence in design, production and decoration. Customized packaging solutions, as well as a broad range of standard bottles are available for all types of pharmaceutical and healthcare products, perfumes, fragrances and cosmetic products, food and beverages, and spirits.