Europe’s only EMAS-certified eyewear brand
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Climate neutral electricity
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110 Design Awards
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Every drop of water counts
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What inspires us


Stricter travel guidelines

Für Businessreisen gelten strenge Richtlinien, die sowohl die Auswirkungen auf die Umwelt als auch die Reisekosten minimieren sollen.

September 7, 2023

Highlights | Sustainability

Carbon-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 | Sustainability

The 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 | Sustainability

The 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 | Sustainability

World 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 | Sustainability

100 % 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 | Sustainability

Sustainability 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

Highlights | Sustainability | Brand

NEUBAU EYEWEAR receives MIDO CSE Award for sustainability

NEUBAU EYEWEAR was awarded with the first CSE - Certified Sustainable Eyewear Award at this year's MIDO for their special commitment to sustainability.

February 9, 2023

CO<sub>2</sub>-neutral production with carbon offsetting

Highlights | Sustainability

CO2-neutral production with carbon offsetting

Since September 2022, our eyewear production is carbon neutral thanks to carbon reduction actions and offsetting projects independently verified by TÜV Austria.

September 7, 2022

EMAS certification

Highlights | Sustainability

EMAS certification

The Silhouette Group received its official EMAS certification at the start of 2021. In so doing, it joins an exclusive group of around 300 organizations in Austria.

August 27, 2022

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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.

Any questions?

Head of PR and Communication

Dr. Anja Strejcek
Head of PR and Communication

Silhouette International Schmied AG
Ellbognerstrasse 24
4020 Linz, Austria
T: +43 732 3848 - 476
M: +43 664 2376934