What inspires us
Highlights | SustainabilityCarbon-neutral production without offsetting by 2027
Als Familienunternehmen hat die Silhouette Group die Zukunft unseres Planeten immer im Blick. Seit vielen Jahren verfolgen wir das Ziel, unseren CO2-Ausstoß auf null zu reduzieren.
September 7, 2023
Highlights | SustainabilityThe Silhouette Group is pleased to welcome 200,000 new employees: honey bees!
Am 2. Mai 2023 hatten 200.000 Honigbienen ihren ersten Arbeitstag bei der Silhouette Group. Die zehn Bienenvölker sind in zehn Bienenstöcken auf der naturbelassenen Grünfläche bei der Unternehmenszentrale untergebracht.
July 18, 2023
Highlights | SustainabilityThe Silhouette Group wins the IRIS23 environmental award
The Silhouette Group prevailed over other local companies and institutions to win the IRIS23 City of Linz Environmental Award.
June 23, 2023
Highlights | BrandSilhouette wins IF Design Award 2023
From a sea of almost 11,000 submissions from 56 countries, it was Silhouette’s Momentum Aurum Fullrim Collection that the panel selected at the iF Design Awards 2023.
April 25, 2023
Highlights | SustainabilityWorld Earth Day on April 22
Today is the World Earth Day. In a world where 2.2 billion people have no access to clean drinking water, the Silhouette Group is working to make every drop count.
April 22, 2023
Highlights | Sustainability100 % committed to 0 % microplastics
The Silhouette Group is on a mission to protect the environment from microplastics. To help achieve this goal, the globally successful family-owned business from Austria has developed innovative processes, including a closed production cycle.
April 21, 2023
Highlights | BrandAustrian Event Award
Silhouette won the Austrian Event Award on April 19. The new Silhouette trade fair booth, which was unveiled for the first time at MIDO, the international eyewear trade fair in Milan, received a gold award.
April 20, 2023
Highlights | BrandFutura commemorative stamp
On April 26, from noon until 4 pm, the commemorative stamp with the coveted first-day postmark will be available at the special post office at Silhouette Group headquarters (Ellbognerstrasse 24, 4020 Linz, Austria).
April 19, 2023
Highlights | SustainabilitySustainability report 02/19 - 01/22
We have always been ahead of the game when it comes to our desire to protect the environment. In our second Sustainability Report, we once again summarize the ecological, economic and social impact of our corporate activities.
March 9, 2023
Corporate press releases
The Silhouette Group is an internationally successful family-run company that has been designing and producing the finest eyewear in the world since 1964.
December 13, 2022
On October 5, 2022, at the Palais Kaufmännischer Verein, the Silhouette Group was awarded 1st place as Austria’s Leading Company 2022.
October 6, 2022
For 58 years, the Silhouette Group has been a driving force for innovation —including when it comes to environmental protection. For example, the Silhouette Group has installed large-scale solar panels to produce its own electricity.
September 7, 2022
As a family business, the Silhouette Group thinks long-term and has the future of the planet in mind. Since September 2022, the company’s eyewear production is carbon neutral thanks to carbon reduction actions and offsetting projects.
September 7, 2022
Which companies have done the best job at overcoming the challenged brought on by the global pandemic? That was the central question behind the Company of the Year 2022 survey.
March 29, 2022
Silhouette press releases
Our core brand is the global market leader in premium rimless eyewear, and has also made a unique impact on the full-rim eyewear market in recent years. Silhouette eyewear has it all: prescription eyewear, sunglasses with or without prescription, and rimless, full-rim or half-rim models; all with ultra-light design, unparalleled comfort, in high-quality materials and in a limitless range of shapes, colors and designs.