12.02.2016 - 16.02.2016 — Hall: 6.3 Stand: C 31
IRENA GLASS FACTORY, called nowadays R&S International Business Development Company , was built in 1924 in Inowrocław, Poland.
During years of the development of Irena, the company gradually changed its profile of production from package and lightening glass to glass for domestic purposes and crystals.
The most important events in Irena’s history in a shortcut:
elimination of package glass,
introduction of soda – potassium – calcium mixture into the process of malting, that enlarged the transparency and gloss of glass,
opening of a new crystal production department, built since october 1973,
completion of automatic soda glass production line
uprising of state-owned company called Huta Szkła Gospodarczego
privatization of Huta Szkła Gospodarczego and uprising of Huta Szkła Gospodarczego Spółka Akcyjna,
first quotation of Irena Glassworks’ stocks on stock exchange in Warsaw,
second issue of stocks,
opening of a new, modern line for the automatic production of crystal
opening of the highest technology stove for smelting glass mass,
completion of soda stem glass production department,
building of a basin for smelting glass with platinum power supply adaptor, used for production of crystals . at the moment, Irena is the only glassworks in Poland using this technological solution
opening of new decorating machine , that supplies work of a dozen or so decorators. the new decorating machine polish and cut crystals with comparable, high quality,
Irena joined Marian Kwiecień capital group,
Starting of new modern stemware production line “Olivotto”
Board of IRENA declares the liquidation bankruptcy – the company is took over by the trustee Grzegorz Floryszak
The factory IRENA is bought by group of international and Iranian investors, who started renovation and modernization of company’s infrastructure and equip it with new, modern high technology production lines for production high quality crystaline glass products, which will be exported all around the world. The investors plan renew and activate all IRENA’ s production lines with full range of crystal, semi crystal and soda glass.