Strategic Business Unit Living offers premium and luxury products for tabletop, giftware and interior décor. It consists of the English & Crystal Living and Scandinavian Living businesses. English & Crystal Living business includes brands such as Waterford, Wedgwood, Royal Albert and Royal Doulton. Scandinavian Living business includes brands such as Iittala, Royal Copenhagen, Rörstrand and Arabia.
Founded in 1775, Royal Copenhagen has for more than 240 years made products with not only the deepest respect for tradition, but also the highest standards of craftsmanship. Today, Royal Copenhagen is a highly distinguished brand, renowned for its exclusive quality porcelain products and its immaculate design. »
An icon of Irish conviviality since 1783. Today more than two hundred years later Waterford has the finest quality crystal sought after by collectors and connoisseurs around the world and the reputation for creating glass of unsurpassed beauty and quality has transcended the intervening centuries. »
Founded in 1759 by Josiah Wedgwood, an astonishing craftsman and potter but also an exceptional pioneer, philanthropist and marketer, Wedgwood cherishes Josiah’s principles of design, quality and innovation to make the highest quality fine bone china dinnerware, teaware, and iconic Jasperware, as well as beautifully crafted ornamental pieces. »