STETTLER SAPPHIRE LTD. COMPANY OVERVIEW ++++++++++++++++++++++
Company Info +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ • Stettler Sapphire founded in 1881 • Family Owned and Operated for 127 years • Headquarters in Lyss, Switzerland with subsidiary • and manufacturing plant in Mauritius (East African nation) • Over 400 employees worldwide • 100,000 sq. ft. total operating space • Production Capacity of over 250,000 • pieces per month • ISO 9001:2000 certified
Corporate Vision +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ • "Swiss level of perfection" - the core value of reliability, precision, high quality and commitment to our customers. • We strive to optimize the benefit of these values to our clients, employees, investors, suppliers and the environment.
Company Position +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ • Worldwide industry leader in scratch-resistant watch crystals, and in synthetic sapphire components for technical applications. • Wide variety of sapphire shapes manufactured, including lenses, prisms, and other demanding shapes such as cylinders, spheres and toruses • Unique capabilities for highest quality finished product
Markets And Applications +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Industrial Endoscopy Sensors Optics Mobile devices Watches Cameras
Key Customers +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Technical Customers Watch Industry Leica Meller Optics Inc Olympus Winter & IBE Perkin Elmer Sapphire Engineering Inc. Schlumberger Schott Smith and Nephew Stryker Audemars Piguet & Cie SA Cartier IWC Jaeger-LeCoultre Patek Philippe S.A. Rado SA Rolex SA TAG Heuer SA