DRUTEX has won the Eagles of Export contest, organized by the editorial board of Rzeczpospolita daily. The company has been awarded in the Best Exporter category, and the President of the company has received an award in the Export Personality category. The formal award ceremony took place on 18 June, in Gdańsk.
„Rzeczpospolita" gives the prestigious title of Eagle of Export to enterprises that not only increase sales revenue, but also show high export profitability and growing share of foreign sales in the revenues. A jury that consists of representatives of public authorities, local governments, business and the daily newspaper selects the prizewinners.
The award in two categories given to DRUTEX confirms the company’s strong position on foreign markets. The company successfully invests in brand recognition and in distribution network abroad. The value of sales last year exceeded 520 million zl, and the foreign sales now amounts to 70%. DRUTEX has a dynamic sales network that consists of more than 3000 partners all over the world, and sells the products not only in Europe, but also in the USA, Mexico, Australia and the Near East. The company takes pride in a number of spectacular projects abroad, i.a. equipping the New York Hilton hotel with 1000 windows, delivering woodwork for the Holiday Inn or the Hyatt in the USA, and for a gold mine in Mexico.
„We have operated on international level for ages. Our products have numerous certificates, attestations and technical approvals issued by renowned certifying institutions all over the world. The growing export share in DRUTEX total sales shows that we are a strong, recognizable player offering high-quality products that fulfill the expectations of clients abroad. We build brand awareness and company recognition on international markets with the help of advertising campaign that we run in foreign markets, with the participation of our brand ambassadors: Andrea Pirlo, Philipp Lahm and Jakub Błaszczykowski. And we are not done yet’’ – says Leszek Gierszewski, the president of DRUTEX S.A.
The strong DRUTEX position on international market has been also appreciated by Wprost weekly. DRUTEX, as the biggest producer of windows in Europe, took the high 55th position among the 100 best Polish exporters, which confirms that the company stands out for great condition, independence and coherent strategy that allows the company to increase the share in the world window market.