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Jeanologia to represent Spain in European Business Awards
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

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