Built with pride

Our Company

Corelle Brands designs, manufactures and markets products for cooking and sharing food. Our portfolio of brands has been in the homes and hearts of families across the world for over 100 years.

Brands consumers love

Our brands inspire passion, evoke treasured memories, and help make new ones. We are constantly motivated and inspired by the feedback our consumers share.

Award winning products

Our brands inspire passion, evoke treasured memories, and help make new ones. We are constantly motivated and inspired by the feedback our consumers share.

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    PRIME (Chicago Cutlery), 2016
    Pyrex, 2016
    Snapware, 2015
    CorningWare, 2015
    Snapware, 2013
    Pyrex, 2013

    Chicago Cutlery, 2013
    Pyrex, 2012
    Chicago Cutlery, 2012

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    PRIME (Chicago Cutlery), 2016
    Market Street (Corelle), 2016
    Pyrex, 2016

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    PRIME (Chicago Cutlery), 2016
    Pyrex, 2016
    Snapware, 2015
    CorningWare, 2015
    CorningWare, 2014

    Chicago Cutlery, 2013
    Pyrex, 2012
    Chicago Cutlery, 2012

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    Snapware, 2013

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    Pyrex, 2012

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    Chicago Cutlery, 2012

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    Pyrex, 2016
    Snapware, 2013

History of innovation

Born of innovation, each of our brands has led their respective category with products designed to meet important consumer needs.

  • 1915

    Pyrex® launches its first 12 heat-resistant glass bakeware products

  • 1925

    Pyrex® launches the iconic measuring cup

  • 1930

    Chicago Cutlery® starts as a knife sharpening service for butchers in the stockyards of Chicago

  • 1947

    Pyrex® introduces opal glass mixing bowls, in a variety of bright colors

  • 1957

    Pyrex® introduces casserole dishes, with decorative patterns

  • 1958

    CorningWare® introduces its first cookware products, each with the iconic "Cornflower" design

  • 1969

    Chicago Cutlery® introduces professional-level knives for home use

  • 1970

    Corelle® introduces its proprietary 3-layer glass dinnerware, in a single pattern: Winter Frost White

  • 1973

    Corelle® enters the Middle Eastern market

  • 1976

    Chicago Cutlery® introduces a wooden storage block to hold an entire set of kitchen knives

  • 1977

    Pyrex® introduces decorative tinted transparent glass bakeware

  • 1978

    Corelle® enters the Japanese market

  • 1978

    CorningWare® introduces the French White® collection, and it instantly becomes a best-seller

  • 1980

    CorningWare® introduces the Visions® brand of see-through cookware

  • 1986

    Pyrex® introduces 'Rainbow' mixing bowls

  • 1987

    Chicago Cutlery® patents an ergonomic handle for commercial use

  • 1988

    Corelle® enters the South Korean market

  • 1994

    Snapware introduces plastic storage for food and home with its leak-proof snap-top lid

  • 1995

    Pyrex® introduces "Portables" storage-and-carrying case sets for on-the-go cooks

  • 1998

    Corelle® enters the Indian market

  • 2001

    Corelle® enters the Mexican market

  • 2005

    Corelle® introduces Square, an entirely new shape for its plates

  • 2006

    Corelle® enters the Chinese market

  • 2010

    CorningWare introduces etch® a textured artisan-inspired stoneware line

  • 2014

    Pyrex® reaches a milestone, producing 100 million pieces of Pyrex over the past 10 years

  • 2015

    Pyrex® celebrates its 100th Anniversary

  • 2016

    Pyrex® launches the uniquely crafted, one-of-a-kind Watercolor Collection

  • 2016

    Chicago Cutlery® introduces the Prime collection with an innovative ergonomic handle

  • 2018

    CorningWare® celebrates its 60th Anniversary

  • 2018

    Pyrex® launches two-color decorated food storage

  • 2018

    Corelle’s Corning, NY facility named Factory of the Future

Offices around the world

Corelle Brands is made up of a team of employees working in offices around the globe. We have manufacturing, product development and distribution operations in the United States and the Asia-Pacific region, and retail channels around the world.

  • Rosemont, IL
    World Headquarters
    9525 West Bryn Mawr,
    Suite 300 Rosemont, IL. 60018
  • Bentonville, AR
    Sales Office
    111 SE 22nd Street
    Bentonville, AR 72712
  • Byhalia, MS
  • Charleroi, PA
    Manufacturing Offices and Plant (Pyrex)
    100 Eighth Street
    Charleroi, PA 15022
  • Corning, NY
    Manufacturing Offices and Plant (Corelle)
    One Steuben Street
    Corning, NY 14830
  • Greencastle, PA
    Distribution Center and Offices
    12000 Molly Pitcher HWY South
    Greencastle, PA 17225
  • Minneapolis, MN
    Sales Office
    800 LaSalle Avenue
    Suite 1825
    Minneapolis, MN 55402
  • Mira Loma, CA
    Manufacturing Plant (Snapware)
    3900 Hamner Avenue
    Mira Loma, CA 91752
  • Oakville, ON Canada
    Sales Office
    2265 Upper Middle Road East
    Suite 102
    Oakville, Ontario Canada L6H 0G5
  • Riverside, CA
    Distribution Center
    2325 Cottonwood Ave.
    Riverside, CA 92508
  • Corelle Brands Australia
    Country Headquarters
    29 - 31 O'Riordan St.
    P.O. Box 291
    Alexandria, N S W 2015
    +61 2 9317 1000
  • Corelle Brands Beijing
    Regional Headquarters
    D-603, CATIC Plaza, NO.15 Ronghua Road South
    Daxing, Beijing 100176
    +86 10 8578 9566
  • Corelle Brands Shanghai
    Regional Headquarters
    2nd floor, 3rd floor, B6 BETWIN
    No. 332 Lao San Road
    China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone, 20012
    + 86 21 5163 5338
  • Corelle Brands Shenzhen
    Regional Headquarters
    11A, Ben Yuan Building
    6015 Shen'nan Road, Fu Tian District
    Shenzhen 518040
    +86 755 2515 5666
  • Corelle Brands Japan
    Country Headquarters
    Marinx Tower 4F, 1-9-11 Kaigan
    Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0022
    +81 (36) 435-9414
  • Corelle Brands Korea
    Country Headquarters
    8F, KT&G Daechi Tower,
    8, Teheranro 98-Gil, Gangnam-gu
    Seoul 06183
    +82 22-670-7800
  • Corelle Brands Malaysia
    Country Headquarters
    PLO 315 Jalan Perak
    Kawasan Perindustrian Pasir Gudang 81700
    Pasir Gudang Johor
    60-07 251 6368
  • Corelle Brands Philippines
    Country Headquarters
    Mega World International
    12/F Petron Mega Plaza Building
    Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue
    Makati City 1200
    +63 (2) 889 2241
  • Corelle Brands Singapore
    Country Headquarters
    238A Thomson Road, #25-09/10,
    Novena Square Tower A
    Singapore 30768
  • Corelle Brands Taiwan
    Country Headquarters
    3rd Floor, No. 188, Sec. 5
    Nanjing East Road
    Taipei 105
    886 (2) 2747 3930
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Growth-focused leadership

Corelle Brands is a collaborative global organization fostered by leaders committed to growth through innovative products and outstanding consumer experiences.

  • Ben Gadbois President and Chief Executive Officer +
    Ben Gadbois President and Chief Executive Officer

    Ben J. Gadbois is the President and CEO of Corelle Brands. Ben is also a member of the Company’s Board of Directors.

    He is responsible for leading the Company’s strategic vision, global core growth strategies and executing a business model that underpins sustainable and long-term growth. He is relentlessly focused on maximizing value creation by enabling transformational projects to deliver increased innovation and organizational efficiencies, drive profitable growth, reduce working capital, push global expansion, build new capabilities and develop world-class talent.

    Ben Gadbois is the former global president and chief operating officer of Spin Master and a former member of its Board of Directors. Ben joined Spin Master in 2012 and was instrumental in guiding the company through more than 10 acquisitions, its successful IPO in 2015 and growing it into one of the top children’s toy, games and entertainment companies in the world.

    Before joining Spin Master, Ben spent 13 years at Newell Brands in leadership positions, including global president of the writing & marker global business unit that includes well-known brands such as Sharpie, Paper Mate, Graco, Pyrex and Expo. Ben also served as global president of Rubbermaid, where he drove significant improvements in profitability and is credited for the company’s successful turnaround. Prior to that position, Ben also led several other businesses for Newell Brands based in Europe and Mexico.

    Ben believes in giving back through philanthropic and community-based work. He not only works with several local and international charities in his personal time, but also contributes financially to drive their mission and success. He holds a B.S. in accounting from Salem State University and holds CPA and CMA designations.

    Ben also served over the last several years on various private equity, private company and public company boards.

  • Bill Hess Chief Operating Officer +
    Bill Hess Chief Operating Officer

    Bill Hess is the Chief Operating Officer of Corelle Brands and has 30+ years of global experience in branded consumer products companies around the world. Bill has held various senior leadership roles and provides deep experience in global operations, supply chain, new product development, engineering, R&D, customer, consumer & field services, regional expansions, acquisitions, integration, and IT. Bill most recently served as Executive Vice President of Operations and CIO at Spin Master, a leading global children’s toy and entertainment company. There he was instrumental in the significant growth of Spin Master during his 6 years and the IPO of Spin Master in 2015. Prior to spin master he was Group Vice President of Supply Chain at Newell Rubbermaid. Bill spent 19 years with Newell Rubbermaid working with numerous brands globally including Rubbermaid, Sharpie, Papermate, Kirsh, Levolor and Goody to name a few. He also spent 5 years with Fiskars Brands as Vice President / GM Operations and New Product Development. Bill has a Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science, Computer Science, Applied Business from Northern Illinois University, and additional training on Leading Product Development from Harvard Business School.

  • Robert Wang Chief Innovation Officer +
    Robert Wang Chief Innovation Officer

    Creator of America’s #1 pressure cooker & multicooker, Robert Wang is the Chief Innovation Officer focused on Instant Brands. In 2009, Robert founded Instant Brands and invented the revolutionary Instant Pot® within two years. The Instant Pot satisfied the unmet needs of consumers, promoting healthy eating and helping busy families prepare quality food in less time. It continues to have a profound impact on transforming America’s kitchen and has left its mark on history, as the Instant Pot® was on display at Smithsonian National Museum of American History. Instant Brands has since launched a complete line-up of the most advanced multicookers as well as other home appliances that solve everyday consumer problems. Prior to founding Instant Brands, Robert co-founded Taral Networks, also known as Airwide Solutions, a leader in mobile messaging. For two decades he also led R&D teams at Nortel and InfoSpace. Robert holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems from University of Essex, England.

  • Peter Chan President, Greater China & West Asia +
    Peter Chan President, Greater China & West Asia

    Peter Chan is the President of the Greater China and West Asia regions for Corelle Brands and has been with the company for eleven years. Peter built the Corelle Brands China operation from the ground up, paving the way for the company to become one of the leading imported household brands in Greater China. Under his leadership, Corelle Brands has grown to achieve leading brand awareness and market share across retail, TV home shopping and E-commerce channels. Peter was born and raised in Hong Kong and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with honors from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada. He has 30 years of international sales, merchandising, retail and brand licensing experience in consumer goods. Prior to joining Corelle Brands, Peter was a key executive at China Resources Enterprise Retail Division, where he ran the China retail operation and led mergers and acquisitions in fashion brands.

  • Chris Stevens President, UK, Europe, Middle-East & Africa +
    Chris Stevens President, UK, Europe, Middle-East & Africa

    As President of Corelle Brands UK, Europe, Middle-East and Africa, Chris Stevens leads the business and growth in this region. Chris joined Corelle Brands when it merged with Instant Brands in 2019. He was most recently the Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer for the Instant Brands portfolio. As the commercial leader for Instant Brands, Chris was responsible for setting out and implementing the explosive growth strategies in retail stores and online that directly contributed to the Instant Brands becoming the number one small kitchen appliances brand. Prior to Instant Brands, Chris had a successful career in Retail Housewares at companies such as Boots, Sainsbury and Dixons Carphone. Chris obtained a Business Degree and was educated at Dulwich College in London.

  • Nick Hewitt Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer +
    Nick Hewitt Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

    Nick Hewitt joined Corelle Brands as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in January 2020. Nick leads the accounting, finance and tax organization dedicated to supporting the Company’s business globally. Nick has more than 20 years of private and public company international financial, treasury, operational finance and accounting experience across a range of industries. Before joining Corelle Brands, Nick was the Divisional CFO for the food retail business of Marks and Spencer plc. and the CFO of the North American Glass division of Ardagh Group. Nick also has more than 10 years of accounting experience at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Dublin and Boston. Nick is a Chartered Accountant and holds degrees from the Queen’s University of Belfast and the Dublin City University.

  • Cathy Landman Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer +
    Cathy Landman Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer

    Cathy Landman joined Corelle Brands as its Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer in October 2018. Cathy has over 30 years of experience navigating risk and providing strategic legal advice to global business teams. Her experience also includes leading human resources, compliance, licensing, risk and EHS functions. Prior to joining Corelle Brands, Cathy led the legal and human resources functions at YA Engage, an engagement marketing agency. Before that, she served as General Counsel of Jostens, a partner in the academic and achievement channel serving the K-12 educational, college and professional sports segments. Cathy also has significant housewares experience gained during the 10+ years she served as the Chief Legal Officer at Pampered Chef. She has also held various in-house legal positions at Mary Kay Inc. and National Car Rental. She started her career at the law firm of Dorsey & Whitney. Cathy graduated from Georgetown University and obtained her J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School.