SIMAS, the positive trend continues
“The forecasts for 2018 are for the 10% increase to hold, confirming constant growth on some specific overseas territories”, declares Alessandro Scopetti, general manager of Simas (www.simas.it).. “ The Italian market is holding well and more generally the European one, above all thanks to the domestic restructuring. The new residential sector still has an interesting presence in the Arab and Far East countries, confirming their approval of our ‘100% Made in Italy’ – we export 47% of our products – and all our certifications, also those regarding water saving and environmental protection”. Indeed, environmental management is a decisive aspect of the business strategy for Simas – operating for over 60 years (it was established in Civita Castellana in 1955). The company constantly monitors the production processes. The assessment is performed by an external company, which has the task of performing environmental analyses (noise, flue gas emission in the atmosphere, dust…). The results of the analyses are then reported in the special registers envisaged by the certification bodies. In the next 10 years themes like water/energy saving, green low environmental impact product manufacture, technological innovation and safe to use, easy to clean and multifunction products will become of paramount importance. Every year we invest over five thousand euros for training personnel on environmental themes in particular”. Today, like yesterday, Simas, since 1955, is a reality made up of ‘human capital’, of people and processing parts is often passed down from father to son, in the name of work ethics. A joint stock company with 68 shareholders and 125 employees who undertake to realise projects in which everybody works using their own skills. 150 thousand pieces produced a year, rigorously made in Italy, signed “Ceramics of Italy to construct up-to-date trends together, whose main prerogative is to last in time,.