Posted on October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments
Inge-Glas® is not only the oldest Christmas ornament company in the world (since 1596), but is so very proud to produce environmentally sound mouth-blown, hand-painted Heirlooms to Cherish ornaments in their German workshops. Today, with over 100 artisans they keep the environment of a small family operated business. As they note on their website: "Inge-Glas® has successfully kept the spirit of the glass cottage industry alive." They are world renowned as the best-of-the-best glass ornament companies. Each Inge-Glas® German Heirloom ornament is topped with their exclusive 5-Point Star Crown™ ornament cap, a symbol of their superior product.
As Inge-Glas® reports:
"Inge-Glas® of Germany is proud to inform you that our factory uses only a pure, high grade German glass and lead free paints, lacquers and glitters.
We are 100% lead-free ornament manufacturer and you have our assurance when you buy Inge-Glas®, you are buying an environmentally safe heirloom keepsake for you and your children.
Unlike other ornament suppliers, Inge-Glas® owns its own factory in Germany. We control all materials used in the manufacturing, packaging and shipping of our heirloom quality ornaments.
Inge-Glas® manages all aspects of quality within our work environment with regard to our product and human life by creating an environmentally safe workplace.
Inge-Glas® remains steadfast in maintaining our duty to the ecological future of our planet and preserving our centuries-old tradition of the art of glassblowing."