Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Jeanologia to represent Spain in European Business Awards
Jeanologia to represent Spain in European Business Awards
28
Sep '16
Jeanologia, the Spanish world leader in developing sustainable technologies for the textile industry, is set to represent Spain and has been named a national champion in The European Business Awards 2016/17,the Europe's largest business competition set up to celebrate business excellence and best practice in the European business community.

The company has been selected from 33,000 companies from 34 different countries. The Spanish firm will compete in Environmental & Corporate Sustainability category in which the contribution of companies to the social, cultural, economic and environmental context should be considered.

Jeanologia has been chosen after the first phase of judging by an independent panel. They were evaluated on the core EBA values of innovation, ethics, and success and will now go through to the second stage of the competition.

The European Business Awards, now in its 10th year, are supported by business leaders, academics, and political representatives from across Europe. The awards highlight companies that adopt sustainability as a core value in their effort to innovate.

Enrique Silla, CEO of Jeanologia said that “The nomination for best European company is a prize for the effort made by Jeanologia for more than 20 years to transform the textile industry towards a more sustainable, ethical, and systematic model. We are very proud to have been selected to represent Spain as the national champion. The European Business Awards are widely recognised as the showcase of Europe´s most dynamic companies and we are proud to be recognised at this level.”

In the next round, whose result will be announced in January 2017, The Awards independent judges will award the best of this group the “Ruband'Honneur” status and the selected companies will then go on to the Gala Final in 2017. (GK)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 26th May 2017

Lenzing unleashes new eco-friendly fibre

There's a new eco-friendly fibre on the anvil—Austrian speciality...

Apparel/Garments | On 26th May 2017

Benetton seeks approval for FDI in single-brand retail

Global fashion brand Benetton Group, has sought Indian government's...

Apparel/Garments | On 26th May 2017

Walmart to conduct GST workshops for SME suppliers

With the objective of supporting its small and medium-sized (SME)...

Interviews View All

Hannah Lane
Redress

Encouragement from brands will motivate supply chains to become more...

Ajay Ghariwala
Luthra Group

We are ready to adopt or follow every opportunity

Krishnanand Tripathi
Textrade International Ltd

We believe in vocational education for entry-level employees, offering...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

news category


Related Categories:
May 2017

May 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search