World Kitchen LLC and Corning Inc. recently announced they have entered into a strategic cooperative agreement to explore new technology options in the area of housewares. The agreement reportedly provides World Kitchen, one of the nation’s leading housewares companies, the opportunity to work with Corning on glass and ceramic technologies that could lead to new product development for the housewares industry.
“Our largest brands still benefit from glass and glass ceramic technologies developed when we were part of Corning,” said Carl Warschausky, CEO of World Kitchen. “We are excited to work with a market leader in glass and glass ceramic materials, and look forward to a long and fruitful collaboration on possible new consumer housewares products.”
“We have exciting new advances in glass and ceramic technologies, and we look forward to collaborating on how we might apply these to new housewares solutions,” said Henry Dunnenberger, Business director for Corning Innovative Glass Solutions.