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Carnival 2020 Twintex

Posted on Mar 02 2020 at 10:43

Carnival was celebrated with a lot of excitement at Twintex. We were honored with Academia de Música e Dança do Fundão one more time; the Incógnito Bar served us lovely Mocktails and in the [...]

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Bianual Blood Donation

Posted on Feb 10 2020 at 8:35

Last February 4th, we had the Blood Donation in-house through Grupo Humanitario Dadores de Sangue da Covilhã. Thank you to all our employees who are always willing to be part [...]

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Twintex, a Pioneer on Sustainability

Posted on Jan 13 2020 at 11:53

Twintex started its path towards sustainability in 2010 through awareness of environmentally conscious measures not only in its production processes but also in its headquarters. In 2013, the investment in [...]

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Twintex Christmas Party

Posted on Dec 19 2019 at 10:52

Last Saturday, December 14th, Twintex celebrated Christmas with the little ones. Every year, Twintex follows the tradition of giving Christmas Gifts to our employee's children, through it, we are able [...]

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Pink Power!

Posted on Nov 05 2019 at 9:43

Imagine more than 400 people wearing pink.Imagine these people all together in the same place, working. Imagine the motive they are wearing pink clothes. October 30, Twintex team got together [...]

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Silvares EB1

Posted on Oct 16 2019 at 10:45

October 11th, Twintex’s entire team welcomed a very special little people, EB1 of Silvares visited us to get to know what a clothing manufacturer makes. We were delighted to show [...]

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Blood Donation at Twintex

Posted on Oct 16 2019 at 10:42

Last Month, September 23rd, we had at Twintex the biannual blood donation. As usual our employees were committed to help those who might need. We are very proud of our [...]

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40y & New Logistic

Posted on Oct 02 2019 at 7:23

September 28th . In 2019, our team celebrates 40 Years since the Company which created Twintex was founded by António Mineiro. Now with Bruno Mineiro and Mico Mineiro taking the [...]

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Twintex at Zona Industrial MODAPORTUGAL

Posted on Oct 02 2019 at 7:18

September 30th in Paris, the 5 Examples, Calvelex, Paulo de Oliveira, Polopique, Riopele and Twintex got together in Paris to demonstrate the Know-How of all Portuguese Industry. We are delighted [...]

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40th Anniversary

Posted on Sep 25 2019 at 15:40

In 24th September of 1979, the Organization that created Twintex was founded, so in 2019 we are together to celebrate 40 Years of Business with those who make everything possible: [...]

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Twintex Back to School

Posted on Sep 24 2019 at 13:08

This month was highlighted by our Back to School Event! Our team got together alongside their kids for a great moment of joy and the delivery of School Kits which [...]

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New refurbished area

Posted on Sep 02 2019 at 11:27

Last August 19th, we welcomed our MK workers who are now officially part of the huge Twintex Team. Now they are working within a totally refurbished area designed to deliver [...]

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Twintex Summer Holidays

Posted on Aug 01 2019 at 16:00

Before holidays, Twintex wanted to remind all Workers of all moments we spent with each other. Happy holidays everyone, we come back August 19th. #Twintex #TheArtOfManufacturing #holidays #19Agust #Férias#19Agosto

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Twintex is facing the new experience of women “made to measure”

Posted on Jul 29 2019 at 14:29

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New Logistics Center

Posted on Jul 26 2019 at 14:46

Twintex opened a new Logistics Center, an investment that allows for increased production and organization. #Twintex #TheArtOfManufacturing #LogisticCenter #CentroLogístico #New Full content:

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Champion Tournament

Posted on Jul 11 2019 at 7:19

Twintex promotes team spirit! On June 29th, a Futsal Tournament between companies was hold in Covilhã. We counted on Twintex, Benoli Confecções Lda and Confecções Lança, Lda who participated and [...]

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LEI Certificate

Posted on Jun 28 2019 at 13:20

Twintex through the LEI Code is capable of being uniquely identified at the international level. This has increased transparency and confidence among stakeholders during operations and also it reduces risks of [...]

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1st Beira Baixa Business Forum

Posted on Jun 19 2019 at 13:39

At June 14th, the 1st Beira Baixa Business Forum took place in Castelo Branco with presence of Twintex’s CEO, Bruno Mineiro who spoke up about Internationalization and Competitiveness. Twintex exports [...]

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Twintex New T’shirt

Posted on Jun 13 2019 at 14:55

Twintex has launched the very new T’shirt of 2019! This T’shirt is available to every employee who wants to buy one and get one more for free and support a [...]

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World Environment Day

Posted on Jun 06 2019 at 16:54

June 5th. Twintex has a daily concern about the impacts on the environment so as to reduce Ecological Footprint. We did installed photovoltaic panels which allow us to produce 55% [...]

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Twintex Green Week

Posted on May 23 2019 at 8:27

At Twintex each day has worth! This month, Twintex has organized a Green Week full of activities for our employees. We had a Different Day, Different fruit event, Workshops, Body [...]

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Twintex Life Card

Posted on May 09 2019 at 7:36

Twintex is expanding its list of partners so we can secure more exclusive discounts to our Employees! Due to our LifeCard we give exclusive discounts also to all your direct [...]

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Twintex Musical

Posted on Apr 16 2019 at 7:59

At Twintex, we enjoy to surprise our employees and make their day a happy one. So, every month we surprise them with a moment of music on their lunch break. [...]

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Physiotherapy at Twintex

Posted on Apr 16 2019 at 7:55

At Twintex, we are dedicated to our employees and their welfare. Therefore, Twintex with 4 physiotherapy students from ESALD – Escola Superior de Saúde Dr. Lopes Dias de Castelo Branco [...]

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Let’s Help Mozambique!

Posted on Mar 26 2019 at 12:50

Twintex has helped Mozambique! A partnership w/ Cruz Vermelha of Covilhã, Twintex was able to provide hundreds of nourishment for those who need the most. Let’s Help Mozambique!

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Donation for Portuguese League Against Cancer

Posted on Mar 25 2019 at 12:54

Twintex helped the Portuguese League Against Cancer! We donated 100 pieces to support this cause.

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Visit of the Campos Melo School

Posted on Mar 13 2019 at 14:50

On March 12th, 28 students from the 11th and 12th years of the Professional Technical Commercial Course, within the scope of the contents of the technical training disciplines, made a [...]

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International Women’s Day

Posted on Mar 11 2019 at 9:36

At Twintex we do not miss important days! On March 8th we congratulated all the Ladies in the factory! We had distributed more than 300 flowers on this special day. [...]

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Visit of Minister of the Presidency and Administrative Modernization and Lady Secretary of State for Citizenship and equality

Posted on Feb 18 2019 at 10:40

On February 15th, Twintex had the pleasure of receiving at the factory the Minister of the Presidency and Administrative Modernization, Maria Manuel Leitão Marques and the Lady Secretary of State [...]

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Twintex is among the leading garment exporters in the Country

Posted on Dec 17 2018 at 14:39

According to the Portuguese National Statistics Institute (INE- Instituto Nacional de Estatística), Twintex is among the most important garment exporters of the country. Twintex is in the 46ª position of [...]

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Twintex Christmas Party

Posted on Dec 14 2018 at 16:58

Last Saturday 8th, the traditional Twintex Christmas party was held for all children who were the main character in this festivity. Every year, Twintex holds a Christmas party, where all [...]

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The Leading SME 2018

Posted on Nov 28 2018 at 11:50

Once again Twintex is the leading SME of 2018, this award is provided by IAPMEI (Agency for competitivity and innovation). This distinction is given due to the high performance of [...]

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Twintex, a company certified to the highest standards of requirement in the world

Posted on Aug 31 2018 at 15:43

Twintex has undergone rigorous new audits that have certified the company to the highest standards in the world. These are ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and SA 8000: ISO 9001: Quality [...]

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Twintex renews known shipper protocol

Posted on Aug 02 2018 at 15:11

Twintex has renewed its known shipper protocol, which expires in 2023. With high safety requirements and heavy investments, Twintex can ship orders to any part of the world without being [...]

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Smeta Audit

Posted on Jul 19 2018 at 9:07

In order to overcome ever more demanding challenges in relation to the work and well-being of the population, Twintex successfully renews another Smeta audit. The global SEDEX audit is an [...]

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Twintex, the Leading SME

Posted on Jun 28 2018 at 10:04

This was the highlight of Issue 410 by Exame magazine when it brought to the public an accurate survey of the 2146 Portuguese companies that were honored with the title [...]

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Mission 100% Portuguese

Posted on Jun 06 2018 at 11:49

The success of the RTP 1 television program, "Missão 100% Português" came to Twintex in the episode number 15. In exemplifying the large and worldwide Portuguese textile and garment sector, [...]

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Saxion School Visit

Posted on May 11 2018 at 11:45

The Saxion Fashion School of the Netherlands, in its course of study visits in Portugal, arrived at Twintex. The students were able to check the process of producing high quality [...]

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Visit of the School of the Aldeia de Joanes

Posted on May 07 2018 at 11:37

The local school paid a visit to Twintex on Friday (04/05). The purpose of the visit was to deepen the study of good uses of non-renewable resources such as water. [...]

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Visit of the School of Alcaria

Posted on Apr 10 2018 at 11:18

As part of the study visits project, the Alcaria School made a stop at Twintex. The visit, which had about 25 children and 3 teachers, ended with a round of [...]

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Donation of garments for the School of the Casa de Nossa Senhora de Fátima

Posted on Mar 15 2018 at 16:20

About 100 pieces of high quality garments were part of the donation to the Casa de Nossa Senhora de Fátima. The institution aims to raise funds for the purchase of [...]

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Visit of the kindergarten of Soalheira and Póvoa da Atalaia

Posted on Feb 10 2018 at 11:19

Twintex was visited by about 20 children from the kindergartens of Soalheira and Póvoa da Atalaia. Interested in the method of creating the garments, the visit had a stop and [...]

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Twintex in the newspaper Textile

Posted on Feb 05 2018 at 15:10

The new edition of the newspaper Textile (No. 224) was printed with the words of Customer Management Director of Twintex. According to him, Portuguese clothing is experiencing a period of [...]

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Technical visit of the Master of Fashion Design of the University of Beira Interior

Posted on Jan 16 2018 at 16:28

About 12 students and 2 professors of the Masters in Fashion Design from UBI made a technical visit to Twintex. The objective was to show how garments are made from [...]

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Visit of the school of Janeiro de Cima

Posted on Jan 02 2018 at 16:30

About 10 students from the 1st Cycle of studies at the school of Janeiro de Cima took a tour to learn about high-quality manufacturing. The children's innate curiosity was contagious so [...]

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Twintex in partnership with Fundão City Hall works for a happier Christmas

Posted on Dec 22 2017 at 16:50

In order to embrace the diverse social initiatives that aim at a better Christmas for the families of the region, Twintex made several donations from cash values to garments and [...]

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Twintex Christmas Party

Posted on Dec 18 2017 at 16:47

The traditional Twintex Christmas party, in which gifts for all the factory workers' children are distributed, was held on Saturday. More than 80 educational toys were distributed, in addition to [...]

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Twintex renews Statute of Strategic Interest for the Economy

Posted on Dec 06 2017 at 15:56

The reaffirmation of the Strategic Interest Statute places Twintex again in the spotlight. According to the certificate of the Institute of Employment and Professional Training, the company has great strategic [...]

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Twintex among the leading garment exporters in the country

Posted on Dec 04 2017 at 16:02

According to the National Statistics Institute of Portugal, Twintex is among the top 50 garment exporters in the country, ranking taking into account the entire export made by the sector [...]

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Visit of the Covilhanense Mutual Association

Posted on Nov 27 2017 at 16:09

A group of about 17 seniors from the Covilhãense Mutualist Association paid a visit to Twintex. Many of them had previously worked in confections and were motivated by the major [...]

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Wing restoration in the Nursing Home of Santa Casa da Misericórdia of Fundão

Posted on Nov 22 2017 at 16:31

On the afternoon of this Tuesday (21/11) an event of symbolic re-inauguration of a restored wing of the Nursing Home of Santa Casa da Misericórdia of Fundão was attended by [...]

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Visit of the school Peroviseu of Fundão

Posted on Nov 21 2017 at 15:34

Curious glances, notes, and enthusiastic questions were all part of Twintex's day of operation. This is the visit of the Peroviseu school and kindergarten, which verified the industrial process of [...]

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Visit of the Secretary of State for Internationalization to Twintex

Posted on Nov 21 2017 at 11:37

The Secretary of State for Internationalization, Dr. Eurico Brilhante Dias paid a visit to the Twintex facilities on Saturday. The objective was to discuss internationalization solutions in order to encourage [...]

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Twintex Technical Visit

Posted on Nov 14 2017 at 16:42

The long-term partnership between Twintex and Modatex is generating more and more benefits, in addition to contributions to Twintex Academy, Modatex made a technical visit to Lisbon trainers who spent [...]

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PME Líder 2017

Posted on Nov 08 2017 at 15:45

Twintex has superior performance. This is what IAPMEI (Institute of support for small and medium-sized enterprises and innovation) believes in by renewing PME Líder certification for another year. According to [...]

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Twintex invests in the qualification of the regional workforce

Posted on Oct 18 2017 at 12:47

In order to continue its mission of being a human resources qualification benchmark, Twintex Academy is with a new class that represents a source of strength and new blood in [...]

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Twintex and ANIVEC

Posted on Oct 16 2017 at 10:50

The Secretary of State for Internationalization Eurico Brilhante Dias visited ANIVEC, an institution where Twintex is vice president. During this visit were discussed the new international expansion efforts, both commercial [...]

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Twintex supports sports and the dream of young people

Posted on Oct 12 2017 at 12:53

About 18 young people were able to fulfill the dream of playing football in Sweden. The initiative is run by the Gothia Cup, a tournament held annually in Gothenburg, Sweden, [...]

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Blood Donation at Twintex

Posted on Oct 04 2017 at 16:56

Through a partnership with the Covilhã Humanitarian Blood Group, on October 3rd Twintex performs blood collection at the factory for the sixth time. The donation was free for all employees [...]

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Manufacturing emotions

Posted on Sep 25 2017 at 11:45

For another year we can celebrate success. A successful many, but representing only one goal. Working daily to be fulfilled, so that we can manufacture emotions to all corners of [...]

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Twintex Back to School Event!

Posted on Sep 14 2017 at 11:27

This Saturday, Twintex distributed over 80 kits of school supplies to the employees' children. The event included visits to the company, for the kids to know the workplace of their [...]

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Adriana and Twintex

Posted on Sep 06 2017 at 9:29

The story of Adriana and Twintex served as inspiration for the "make yourself to the future" campaign of Garantia Jovem, a program supported by IEFP. The channel held an interview [...]

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Matriz E6G on Twintex visit

Posted on Aug 08 2017 at 11:49

Promoting social inclusion of children and young people from vulnerable conditions, this is the mission of Matriz E6G and was also the purpose of the visit to Twintex. About 15 [...]

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Twintex bets on professional requalification

Posted on Aug 07 2017 at 9:55

Technology and Fabric Design, names that are naturally linked to Twintex and which also identify the training that took place in the company's academy. From July 28 to August 4 [...]

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APPACDM from Fundão at Twintex

Posted on Jul 25 2017 at 11:58

The Portuguese Association of Parents and Friends of the Mentally Disabled Citizen, on their tour circuit, stopped at Twintex this time. With around 20 people, the visit began with a [...]

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Children visit Twintex

Posted on Jul 20 2017 at 10:02

It is the ATL Santo António, in Covilhã, which brought about 30 of its students to meet Twintex and the process of manufacturing high quality garments. The session included a [...]

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António Mineiro Sewing School

Posted on Jul 18 2017 at 12:05

Cova da Beira's advanced training center is out of planning and ready to give high quality and high level of specialization. It is a partnership between the town hall, the [...]

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L’industrie textile portugaise a pris son evol

Posted on Jul 13 2017 at 16:09

This is the full-page text title, published in the latest edition of the acclaimed Journal du Textile, in France. As a kind of déjà vu, the Portuguese textile industry is [...]

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Altamente Center in Twintex

Posted on Jul 05 2017 at 15:15

Curious glances went through the production of Twintex with various gifts. This is a study visit from @centroaltamente that brought 20 kids to get to know Twintex better. The factory [...]

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Visão Article

Posted on Jul 03 2017 at 11:49

Twintex has been recognized for its technological innovation and regional development. Small in size but with global ambitions, the Fundão region was the subject of a special article in the [...]

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Twintex has a new look!

Posted on Jun 30 2017 at 11:53

The new Twintex logo features a custom font and contemporary patterns. Manufacturing emotions requires a concern to always be ahead of our time, to make explicit the exclusiveness character and [...]

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Internal campaign for the victims of the fire

Posted on Jun 28 2017 at 14:44

The internal campaign to assist the victims of the region of Leiria generated surprising results. Hundreds of pieces of adult and children's clothing, towels and bedding were delivered to the [...]

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New times

Posted on Jun 21 2017 at 11:05

New times call for new changes and the Twintex with open sails to modern winds also evolved, bringing a bold remodeling of the image. The new Logo counts on more [...]

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Study visit

Posted on Jun 13 2017 at 10:10

The Superior School of Applied Arts, the ESART Castelo Branco paid a visit to Twintex on 12 June. The proposal was to accompany the diligent work of Twintex for paradigms [...]

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New destination in Covilhã

Posted on Jun 09 2017 at 16:20

The IMB inaugurated the "Puralã-Wool Valley" hotel in Covilhã on June 2 from a major investment in the redesign of the former Tourism Hotel. The project, which was sponsored by [...]

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Hello Twintex

Posted on Jun 09 2017 at 15:23

Twintex attended the event that took place at the Beira Baixa Business Association (AEBB), in the industrial park of Tortosendo. For two days, June 8 and 9, people seeking jobs [...]

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Investment in quality professionalization

Posted on May 30 2017 at 10:27

Students from the so-called "dressmakers' school", a project that was created between Modatex and the region's textile industries, and collaborators of a promising and recent company of the branch, Gardutextil [...]

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Mário Centeno and Twintex

Posted on May 03 2017 at 10:51

A casual meeting with the Excellency, Mr. Finance Minister Dr. Mário Centeno produced some honors for the company. According to the minister, Twintex is doing a job that pleases and [...]

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Twintex seeks greater integration between the job market and academia

Posted on May 03 2017 at 10:34

It took place at the University of Beira Interior from May 9 to 11 and in a new shift from 16 to 18 of the same month, a fair that [...]

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Global SEDEX audit

Posted on May 03 2017 at 9:38

The global SEDEX audit is an evaluation of companies that aims to qualify them from the good use of ethics. After a process of visits that verified every detail, from [...]

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Collection of Blood Twintex

Posted on Mar 21 2017 at 16:43

With the collaboration of CEDACE, it was the 5th time Twintex organized a collection of blood inside the company. All the workers had the opportunity to voluntarily contribute to this [...]

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Senior Academy of Fundão

Posted on Feb 17 2017 at 12:48

Senior Academy of Fundão visited Twintex.

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Secretary of State for Employment

Posted on Feb 17 2017 at 11:53

The Secretary of State for Employment of Portugal, Miguel Cabrita, visited Twintex - Indústria de Confecções, Lda.

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Twintex supports Cultural development

Posted on Jan 20 2017 at 10:58

There’s a very strong partnership between Fundão’s Town Hall and Twintex, so it was established last December a protocol between both. It wants to create awareness on the children of [...]

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Garment exports grow 7,7 %

Posted on Jan 16 2017 at 8:31

In total, the Portuguese companies of the textile sector exported 2,850 million euros in the first 11 months of 2016, a value that is already very close to the exported [...]

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Christmas dinner of ANIVEC APIV, attended TWINTEX

Posted on Jan 10 2017 at 10:07

Last December the ANIVEC (National Association of Industries of Garments and Clothing) hosted a Christmas dinner that brought together some Portuguese Companies. Twintex thanks their presence and continued support!

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Christmas at Twintex

Posted on Dec 17 2016 at 14:47

On the 17TH December it happened once again, our amazing Christmas party for the children. This year with the participation of the Academy of Music & Dance of Fundão, which [...]

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Solidarity Lunch

Posted on Dec 15 2016 at 16:44

On 15th December, Twintex offered a solidarity lunch, that got together some of the most influent institutions of our region. The representatives of the Red Cross from Fundão and Covilhã, [...]

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Christmas Donation for the “Social Shop” in Fundão

Posted on Dec 12 2016 at 16:40

Keeping the moment that is already a tradition for us, Twintex has once again got together with the “Social Shop” in Fundão, donating clothes and olive oil that are to [...]

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APPACDM – “Blue Berets”

Posted on Dec 12 2016 at 14:36

Last week Twintex received the Students from APPACDM Fundão for them to sell the blue berets, for the Salvador Association campaign. More than 40 berets were sold in order to [...]

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Twintex invited to be a speaker at DTB’s annual Conference

Posted on Dec 12 2016 at 12:21

DTB is the German Textile Association based in Dusseldorf. With great satisfaction, Twintex was invited to be a speaker in the annual Conference of the Association, being represented by our [...]

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Universidade da Beira Interior Visits Twintex

Posted on Dec 07 2016 at 14:25

Keeping a healthy habit, at the beginning of December the students of master's degree of Fashion Design at the University of Beira Interior, having the opportunity to know our facilities [...]

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Twintex receives certificate of participation of the Modatex

Posted on Dec 02 2016 at 14:51

Twintex belongs to the Group of companies of the ITV (Textile and Clothing Manufacturing Industry), which cares for recognition, validation and certification of the skills of our workers. This is [...]

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Twintex receives certificate of participation from APPACDM- Fundão

Posted on Dec 02 2016 at 10:10

Twintex belongs to partners and volunteers supporting APPACDM Fundão. This is the reason why Twintex participated in the Award Session. It was a great happiness for us to visit them [...]

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Garment exportation growing 7,8% until August 2016!

Posted on Nov 30 2016 at 11:05

Official data of the ANIVEC states that until August of 2016, The Portuguese Garment sector has exported more than 2000 million Euros, with an extraordinary growth of 7.8% compared to [...]

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Collection of Blood and Marrow at Twintex!

Posted on Nov 22 2016 at 15:10

With the collaboration of CEDACE, it was the 4th time Twintex organized a collection of blood and marrow inside the company. All the workers had the opportunity to voluntarily contribute [...]

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Twintex sponsors Freshmen 2016 of University of Beira Interior!

Posted on Nov 17 2016 at 15:16

Twintex keeps on supporting the Academy, this time at the welcoming party and the Marketing Freshman 2016, to whom Twintex wishes all the best.

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Twintex renews the Enterprise Leader 2015 Award!

Posted on Nov 15 2016 at 15:18

The IAPMEI (Portuguese Agency for Competiveness and Innovation) awarded Twintex with the distinction “Enterprise Leader 2016”, demonstrating the elevated Industrial, Human and Social efforts which Twintex is consolidating.

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TWINTEX produces 60% of Electricity used!

Posted on Oct 14 2016 at 12:33

TWINTEX produces 60% of the electricity used in the period from March to September. In a total of 153 days of activity, TWINTEX granted the total production of energy in [...]

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Posted on Sep 26 2016 at 14:43

SEDACOR, in partnership with TWINTEX, wins the INOVATÊXTIL 2016 award. in the Product Category, with an extraordinary coat made with an innovative cork fabric “Pear Black QK”, combining the characteristics [...]

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Twintex Celebrates the Back to School 2016

Posted on Sep 22 2016 at 10:44

New Year, new Back to School event! Once again, TWINTEX has put together a school kit, including essential school materials to offer to all our team’s children. Have a GREAT [...]

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Optometry consultations in Twintex

Posted on Sep 01 2016 at 10:48

Last August Twintex with Partnership with Ótica Riscado provided medical appointments in Optometry. This was an event with a very relevant social character for us, done in all our Factory [...]

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Twintex supports the music project of “Associação de Música do Fundão”

Posted on Aug 09 2016 at 8:28

At Twintex the wellbeing and intellectual development of our children are a constant concern for us. This way, we are proud sponsors of initiatives for students of the local Music [...]

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Holiday plan with Twintex – Learning Center “ALTA.MENTE”

Posted on Jul 29 2016 at 15:02

Last June, TWINTEX provided the opportunity for the Learning Center “ALTA.MENTE" to visit the factory. It was a very funny day with handcrafts and meeting with family members working at [...]

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Twintex approved with distinction ISO9001 renovation

Posted on Jul 21 2016 at 10:03

After the yearly audit from eiC, Twintex has a renewed certificate of ISO 9001:2008, proving the rigorous standards that guide our company management in terms of the Quality system. Another [...]

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June 2016 Textile Journal – TWINTEX

Posted on Jul 08 2016 at 14:09

"We have the courage to make what is required to have a factory of future", Says Twintex at the great interview of the June 2016 Textile Journal. The Theme is [...]

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Children’s Day – TWINTEX

Posted on Jul 01 2016 at 15:16

On Children's Day, Twintex awarded 3 bicycles to the children of our workers. Simão, Alfonso and Vitoria were the winners of the raffle and received their bikes with a big [...]

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Conference Calls

Posted on Jun 24 2016 at 15:26

Twintex has available the latest technology HD 4K for Conference Calls by Skype or FaceTime (Apple), facilitating live meetings no matter where you are. Reach us at: twintex.conference

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TWINTEX Qualifies for the National Ranking

Posted on Jun 14 2016 at 14:24

As per the National Statistics Institute Twintex is 56th Garment Exporter, and also the 234th position on Portuguese Exports. Great news, to motivate the team for future endeavors.

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III Collection of Blood and Marrow at Twintex

Posted on Jun 03 2016 at 8:29

With the support of CEDACE, Twintex held the third Blood and Marrow Collection, bringing together more than 70 donors on the same day. Strength and determination to continue to develop [...]

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Result – Screening Breast Cancer

Posted on May 18 2016 at 14:33

TWINTEX offered breast screening appointments to all its employees, with the support of Dr. Fortuna Campos. After months of awareness and screening consultations, the result was very positive. 301 medical [...]

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Fundão Music Festival

Posted on Apr 04 2016 at 14:37

Twintex has sponsored the Fundão Music Festival (FMF), which took place on the 24th March. For the 4th year, the FMF happened in Fundão, which is an event that happens [...]

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Twintex Life Card 2016

Posted on Apr 04 2016 at 10:56

Twintex gives the new Twintex Life Card to our employees, offering discounts from 5% to 50% on: Greengrocer, Supermarket, Butcher Shop, Restaurant, Pharmacy, Optician, Physiotherapy and Osteopathy, General Practitioner, Dental [...]

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TWINTEX bet on ergonomic solution for the welfare of employees

Posted on Mar 15 2016 at 14:41

The benefits also translate to real gains through the morale of workers and their productivity and decrease the rate of absence because of illness or complaints because of injury. Benefits: [...]

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70 years of the newspaper “Jornal do Fundão”

Posted on Mar 09 2016 at 10:35

To the “Jornal do Fundao” newspaper, for their extraordinary informative, formative, social and supportive role that has played over their first 70 years of life.

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TWINTEX invites: Know what’s in your chest

Posted on Feb 11 2016 at 15:45

It is taking place at Twintex another relevant social initiative that is offering a Breast Cancer Survey in our factory plants, under the slogan “Know what’s in your chest”. With [...]

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Life and Peace Community

Posted on Jan 20 2016 at 11:08

It is a great pleasure for Twintex to be a Friend of the “Life and Peace” Community in Lisbon, that helps homeless people. Last Christmas we had the privilege to [...]

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Visit from Modatex students

Posted on Jan 05 2016 at 11:19

Recently we received a new visit of 15 students from Modatex, which are finishing their studies on the first module of Industrial Sewing Course. With this visit they had the [...]

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Solidarity Lunch

Posted on Jan 05 2016 at 11:16

On 22nd December, Twintex offered a solidarity lunch, that got together some of the most influent institutions of our region. The representatives of the Red Cross from Fundão and Covilhã, [...]

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Christmas at Twintex

Posted on Dec 14 2015 at 14:25

The last 12th December was again the craziest day of the year, as around 200 children came by to have fun and receive their Christmas presents. In addition to this, this [...]

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Christmas Donation for the “Social Shop” in Fundão

Posted on Dec 10 2015 at 11:50

Keeping the moment that is already a tradition for us, Twintex has once again got together with the “Social Shop” in Fundão, donating clothes that are to be distributed by [...]

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Twintex Blood and Marrow Donation

Posted on Nov 25 2015 at 11:53

Last 23rd November it has happened at our premises the second edition of the Twintex Blood Donation. It was even more special this time because it was also collected blood [...]

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Twintex Celebrates the Back to School

Posted on Oct 16 2015 at 14:03

New Year, new Back to School event! Once again, TWINTEX has put together a school kit, including essential school materials to offer to all our team’s children. Have a GREAT [...]

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Twintex receives Enterprise Leader 2015 Award

Posted on Sep 03 2015 at 14:08

Coinciding with the celebration of the 36th anniversary of our factory, IAPMEI (the Portuguese Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation) awarded Twintex with the distinction of “Enterprise Leader 2015”, demonstrating the [...]

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ANIVEC/APIV President Visit

Posted on Sep 02 2015 at 10:12

Last 23rd July we received the distinct visit of the President of ANIVEC/APIV (Portuguese Association of Clothing and Manufacturing Industries). He was very pleased with what he saw and had [...]

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Posted on Aug 03 2015 at 11:15

Last June TWINTEX received the visit of the students of Textile and Fashion Design, from ESART, a local Design University. This way they had the opportunity to understand practically what [...]

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Twintex receives SMETA Audit Certificate

Posted on Jun 11 2015 at 11:27

Twintex was audited by Intertek, last month of May 2015, in order to have a SMETA Certification. We can proudly say that TWINTEX has approved in every audit done until [...]

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Twintex supports the project “Plant a Musician”

Posted on Jun 03 2015 at 14:18

At Twintex we care with the well-being and development of our children, in this sense we support the activity “Plant a Musician”, which happens every year with the guidance of [...]

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Twintex Team Donating Blood

Posted on May 06 2015 at 14:29

Last Monday, the 4th May The Humanitarian Group of Covilhã has organized a Blood Donation at Twintex, in which the Twintex Family has happily participated, counting 70 inscriptions. The Blood [...]

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Twintex supports Associação Cultural da Beira Interior

Posted on Apr 28 2015 at 15:34

This week, 9 students of the Twintex supported project “Plant a Musician”, promoted by Associação Cultural da Beira Interior were in Lisbon for a filming experience. This Clip was produced [...]

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Visit of the Secreteray of State for Employment

Posted on Apr 20 2015 at 14:36

Last April the 17th, Twintex was honored to receive the official visit of the Secretary of State for employment Dr. Octávio Oliveira, the CIP Vice-president Dr. José Guia, the UGT [...]

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Santa Casa Da Misericórdia da Covilhã

Posted on Jan 06 2015 at 11:39

Santa Casa Da Misericórdia da Covilhã, is one of the most relevant Social Institutions in Town. Their services provide solutions and well being for Babies, Children and Retired People every [...]

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Merry Christmas Twintex Children

Posted on Dec 22 2014 at 9:42

Every year Santa comes to Twintex Last 20th of December more than 200 children got their Twintex Christmas Gift. This may well be the HIGHLIGHT of Twintex LIFE all Year [...]

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Special Christmas Tree

Posted on Dec 19 2014 at 14:52

Twintex stepped into the Christmas Spirit with the arrival of the most beautiful Christmas Present! This Christmas Tree was made by the students of the Local Elementary School with fabrics [...]

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Loja Social do Fundão

Posted on Dec 18 2014 at 14:54

At Twintex we believe companies have an important role when it comes to regional development promotion but - above everything - they are equally responsible for its sustainability. Truth is [...]

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Gardunha Viva Donation

Posted on Dec 17 2014 at 14:56

For Twintex, solidarity and Social Conscience come First. Because it’s Christmas - and Christmas means Sharing – 500 liters of milk were donated to our local association Gardunha Viva.

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Posted on Dec 16 2014 at 14:59

These Reindeers were made from Twintex´s tissues which were donated to the Group of Schools Dr. Azevedo Neves, in Damaia. Nice Christmas Decoration!

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António Mineiro Avenue

Posted on Sep 26 2014 at 15:01

The end of our Anniversary’s Ceremony was truly thrilling with a Tribute from Fundão´s Municipality to our Founder, inaugurating the Plate giving the name of António Mineiro Avenue, to Twintex’s [...]

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Twintex LIFE – Back To School

Posted on Sep 25 2014 at 15:04

Back to School is already a Tradition at Twintex. This is an open day when our Children have the opportunity of visiting their parent´s workplace and receive Twintex’s Yearly Scholar [...]

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Twintex Workshop

Posted on Sep 24 2014 at 15:06

The TWINTEX ACADEMY is permanently improving collaborators’ Skills and Service, in order to Empower Clients. On the 24th of September Twintex has offered Clients and Collaborators a Tailoring Workshop in [...]

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35th Anniversary

Posted on Sep 23 2014 at 15:10

True Emotion: that was how the Twintex Family celebrated its 35th Anniversary. In a new Open day at Twintex, The Chorus of Beira Interior opened the ceremony with a brand [...]

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Twintex Invest Group received the Status of Enterprise of Strategic Interest to the Region’s Economy

Posted on Jul 18 2014 at 15:12

Last July the 8th, the Portuguese Ministry of Economy granted The Status of Enterprise of Strategic Interest to the Twintex Invest Group, as a sign of recognition for its Social [...]

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Twintex wins IADE Invest Award

Posted on Jul 17 2014 at 11:14

IADE – Creative University awarded TWINTEX with The Invest Award 2014, together with Vodafone, Ikea & Roche, due to the strong support which these companies extended to the University during [...]

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Twintex provides free Medical Assistance to the whole Twintex Family

Posted on Jul 16 2014 at 15:16

It is a remarkable step to have this project launched, offering Medical Appointments within TWINTEX facilities, as well as direct delivery of all medicines from the pharmacy. If any blood [...]

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Tailored Heritage

Posted on Jul 15 2014 at 15:18

After several years of P.D. and Investigation, Twintex is now offering Full Canvas and Half Canvas construction on the Women´s Blazers. This distinctive construction offers a unique comfort, whilst showing [...]

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Twintex Encourages the Children to Play Musical Instruments

Posted on Jun 26 2014 at 10:20

As part of our Social Compliance, during this academic year, we have proudly supported a Musical Project called “Plante um Musico” ("Grow-Up a Musician") organized by Music Conductor Luis Cipriano. [...]

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The Twintex Social Compliance

Posted on Dec 30 2013 at 15:23

Last Christmas was really special for Twintex. This special month started with the offer, by the Local Elementary School, of a Christmas Tree made by children with the waste materials [...]

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Finally the DREAM CAME TRUE!

Posted on Jun 20 2013 at 15:26

Twintex´s pursue for sustainability just gave a cutting edge step with the inauguration of the 1000 Sqm photovoltaic power plant, by His Excellency The Minister of Development Mr. Poiares Maduro [...]

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António Mineiro receives Industrial Merit Medal

Posted on Aug 08 2012 at 15:29

As part of the celebrations of the 265th Anniversary of Fundão's County, City Hall has decided to reward the LARGEST EMPLOYER of the region employing 300, António Mineiro, Owner and [...]

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António Mineiro receives Industrial Merit Medal

Posted on Mar 23 2012 at 15:32

This award was personally handed by Angela Ahrendt, Andy Janowsk, Fabrizio Fabbio and Isabelle Von Watzdorf. Protect Award winner has woven these social and sustainable agendas into their corporate ethos. [...]

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