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Schott AG: specialist from Mainz supplies flexible glass for Samsung [Notiz]

Schott AG: Spezialist aus Mainz liefert flexibles Glas für Samsung

Schott AG: specialist from Mainz supplies flexible glass for Samsung
Picture: Schott AG

As Schott AG – a Mainz-based company for special glass – has announced, a large international manufacturer will shortly be launching a foldable smartphone with wafer-thin and flexible special glass from the manufacturer. According to a statement by Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung it should be Samsung.

Galaxy Fold 2 as a candidate for Schott glass

Accordingly, the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Fold 2, which is to be presented as a kind of clone in the style of the Motorola Razr in February shortly before or around the next Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, ​​should rely on the glass of the German manufacturer. Korean media are talking about an UnPacked event in mid-February, after the “folding cell phone” is to be immediately available in stores.

Ultra-thin and flexible, the foldable special glass from Schott AG
Ultra-thin and flexible, the foldable special glass from Schott AG (Image: Schott AG)

Record numbers and investments

From ultra-thin and flexible glasses to glass / ceramic connections, the specialist offers extensive solutions for the entertainment and automotive industries and, after a successful business year, has increased its investments for the current year to 320 million euros.

Schott AG, which has its roots in Jena, Thuringia, increased its sales by 5.1 percent to 2.2 billion euros in the fiscal year ending in September 2019. The surplus was EUR 206 million, slightly below the previous year’s EUR 208 million. Figures can be found in the annual report and the annual report.

The upcoming collaboration with Samsung could be another important step for the glass specialist and could attract potential new business partners from the field of consumer electronics.

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