Founded in 1919, Hecker is a company with over 100 years of experience in the production of heat-resistant glass. For almost 40 years, Hecker has been supplying heat-resistant glass ceramics to manufacturers of fireplaces and stoves. Since 1983, Hecker has been a partner of the Japanese company Nippon Electric Glass Co., Ltd. (NEG), the second-largest specialty glass manufacturer in the world. Hecker’s glass ceramic, “Neoclear,” has been installed in more than 10 million fireplaces and stoves, making us one of the leading suppliers in Europe.