Exame magazine awards Verallia Portugal for the 3rd time
Verallia Portugal was considered by the Exame business magazine to be the 2014’s best company in the Metalic and non-Metalic Minerals Sector. The company, retains the title and emphasizes its position in the glass packaging market.
Verallia Portugal was awarded, for the 3rd consecutive year, with the Best Company in the Metalic and non-Metalic Minerals Sector Award by the Exame business magazine (in partnership with Informa D&B, Deloitte and SIC Notícias).
This award and the good results are the product of “the effort to innovate and differentiate, adjusting our offer to the market’s needs at all moments. More than 50% of our sales are derived from new products, and every year we invest about 1.5 million euros in the continuous improvement of our products and processes”, states Paulo Pinto, Director of Verallia Portugal, also noting that “we are building the future with the assumption that it is worth to keep trusting the reasons that took the Saint-Gobain Group to set up in Portugal”. In 2015 the Saint-Gobain Group will celebrate its 350 years of existence, a sign of enduring renewal and recognition for all the collaborators, clients, suppliers and partners.
Preparing the next year, Paulo Pinto also states that “what helps the company overcome the everyday adversities is the determined and motivated team-work attitude, and a clear strategy” noting that “if we are capable seizing the moment, with all the hardships, we’re already protecting our future”.
“More important than always justifying the past, we should all be imbued in the notion that we have the duty to protect our future. Otherwise, we risk not having one.”
This award from the Exame business magazine, not only rewards the managing policies and their results, but also encourages Verallia Portugal’s solid and sustainable growth.