2011 - 2015
Mr. Otakar Motka took over the company Walther Glas locatated in Bad Driburg (GER) in September. Walther-Glas Deutschland GmbH, how the company operates in the future, belongs now to the affiliate group of Bohemia Cristal in Selb and Kavalierglass in Sazava (CZ).
The product spectrum of manufacturing in Bad Driburg (GER) includes among others pressed bowls and plates, plain or with decoration as well as articles of the brand 'Love Plates'.
Walther-Glas will run as a completely independent company and will continue his role through the use of existing synergies within the new joint company.
The first joint appearance and presentation of the company group of Mr. Otakar Motka, consisting of the companies Bohemia Cristal Handelsgesellschaft mbH, Kavalierglass a.s. and Walther Glass Germany GmbH, at Ambiente 2012 in Frankfurt am Main.
Joint appearance and presentation of the company group, consisting of the companies Bohemia Cristal Handelsges. mbH, Kavalierglass a.s. and Walther Glas Trading, at Ambiente 2013 in Frankfurt am Main.
In July 2013, the Bohemia Cristal Handelsgesellschaft mbH, has taken over the logistics and distribution of the products of the brand 'Love Plates' from the sister company Walther Glas Trading in Bad Driburg. The product range includes plates and bowls as well as vases and dip bowls in more than 30 different colours.
February 2014 at fair Ambiente in Frankfurt/Main was introduced the new collection Eco Pure by Walther Glas. Eco Pure is a brillant drinking glass collection, which is produced ecological free from lead and heavy metals to ISO 9001 from Kavalierglass in Sazana (CZ).
In October 2014, the glass trading company Bohemia Cristal from Selb took over the insolvent company Technische Glaswerke in Ilmenau, Thuringia. The new company will continue to operate under the name 'Ilmaborglass GmbH' with about 100 employees. Thus, the company group around Kavalierglass, based in Prague, expands its position as leading manufacturer of technical glass and heat-resistant household glass in Europe.
At the international fair Ambiente 2015 in Frankfurt/Main the company group presented with a new placement in Hall 4.2 at booth C33 and shows next to many novelties the new collection 'Play of Colors'. 'Play of Colors' convinces with many coloured glass products, that delight young and old. No matter if wine glass, tumbler, carafe or bowl, candle holder or vase - the decoraions ideas are endless.
In 2015 Bohemia Cristal also celebrates its 40th anniversary. Since 1975 the company offers a large product range, which enclose the whole range of traditional and modern glass art.
Kavalierglass is always striving to create new and innovative products, like the new collection called 'Kavalier Design', which was extended in 2015 to exceptional lighting objects. Lighting objects for new perspectives from the ceiling or as a floor lamp. Excellent quality of SIMAX borosilicate glass gives the objects also special characteristics.