SCHOTT Partnership with Edmund Optics

Partnership Details

SCHOTT and Edmund Optics announce a closer partnership to benefit our customers: ​

Better Together - Both top brands stand for excellence in the Optics & Photonics industry. SCHOTT for the highest quality optical materials, and Edmund Optics for superior customer service and a large portfolio & inventory. Both brands combined can provide many advantages for our customers: faster service, global presence, superior material and processing competence, highest quality, technical support, flexibility and reliability. ​
Fast & Easy Access - The cooperation enables fast and easy access to components based on SCHOTT materials – for prototypes and small volumes as well as for high volumes, for standard products as well as custom designs. As a first step, Edmund Optics and SCHOTT combine their expertise in the field of optical filter glass in Europe and China, enabling fast deliveries of small quantities, standard or custom, from prototypes up to serial production.​

Company Profiles

SCHOTT Advanced Optics

SCHOTT is an international technology group that is active in the areas of specialty glasses and glass-ceramics. The company has more than 130 years of outstanding development, materials and technology expertise and we offer a broad portfolio of high-quality products and intelligent solutions, thus contributing to our customers’ success. ​

Today, SCHOTT’s Advanced Optics unit offers optical materials, components and filters and has been a trailblazer for various applications. With a product portfolio of over 120 optical glasses, special materials (e.g. active laser glass, IR-Materials, Ceramic Converters), high-precision optical components and optical filter glasses, Advanced Optics develops customized solutions all over the world for applications in optics, lithography, astronomy, opto-electronics, life sciences, augmented reality, research, and more.​

Advanced Optics masters the entire value chain: from customer-specific glass development and its production all the way to high-precision optical product finishing, processing and measurement.

Phone: +49 (0)6131 66-1812

Edmund Optics

Edmund Optics® (EO) is a world-class optics and photonics manufacturer with over 77 years of experience in optics, imaging, design, testing and manufacturing offering a wide array of optical components, multi-element lenses, imaging systems, and opto-mechanical equipment.

A large portfolio of about 35.000 products combined with a very high inventory level allow EO to provide fast delivery of small quantities or large volumes, for various industries including Life Sciences, Biomedical, Industrial Inspection, Semiconductor, R&D and more.

With its headquarters in the US, EO holds manufacturing sites in Asia, Europe and the Americas offering custom or standard products, prototypes or individual production runs. In collaboration with a global team of experts in optical design and manufacturing, EO supports about half a million customers, offers extensive technical support and has what its needed to make future projects a success. The future depends on optics and EO is ready to support its customers on that journey.

Phone: +49 (0)6131 5700-100

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