Short stories of SCHOTT solutions no. 1/2008

First China, Now Japan

New Application Center in Minakuchi

The first ┬╗Application Center Asia┬ź (ACA) was founded in Suzhou, China, in April of 2007.Now, approximately one and a half years later, a second ACA will open in Minakuchi, Japan, in September. The main objective of the facility operated by SCHOTT and the NEC SCHOTT joint venture will be to communicate directly with developers on the customer side and take on the status of a technical competence center. The sights are also set on providing sales support, establishing a network with universities and industrial organizations, as well as provision of analytical service and support for development projects with the Japanese electronics and optical industries.