Eurocash Group received a number of business awards.
2011 Business Leaders by Forbes
End of August the Forbes monthly published a 2011 Business Leaders ranking. It was Luis Amaral, Chairman of Eurocash Group, who topped the list. When building their ranking, Forbes distinguished persons with visionary capacity and courageous business decisions demonstrated in that year. The laudation for Luis Amaral said: For consolidation of the wholesale market and takeover of Tradis.
European Business Awards
Eurocash was honoured with a prestigious Ruban d'Honneur, reaching the finals of European Business Awards competition which distinguishes the best businesses in Europie. Thus Eurocash joined the group of nearly 100 companies from European Union and Turkey which will be competing for the main prize. Receiving the titel of Ruban d'Honneur and reaching the finals of the European Business Awards competition is a great success. It testifies that the company places among the best enterprises in Europe - said Adrian Tripp, Managing Director of the European Business Awards Competition.
2011 Golden Receipt
The readers of the HURT & DETAL [Wholesale & Retail] monthly, a national FMCG sector magazine, granted their 2011 Golden Receipt + Polish Merchants Awards. The special award went to Eurocash Group.
Eurocash Group was honoured with the Golden Receipt award in the FMCG Sector Event category. The laudation said: The award was granted for building business security for independent retail in Poland through the establishement of the largest distribution company in the Polish market.. The award ceremony took place on 26 May 2011 in Warsaw.
Parkiet Daily Award
On 3 March 2011 the Warsaw Stock Exchange Daily Parkiet awarded companies, institutions and person who with outstanding achievement in the capital market in the past year. Luis Amaral, Chairman of Eurocash Group, was awarded as the Chairman of the Year.
The criteria taken into account when choosing the winners included not only good results and hight earning per share, but also business courage and interesting company development concepts. Upon receiving the award Luis Amaral said: This is a reward for the 6 thousand people who believed in good prospects of the trading business in this country!
Pearl of Polish Business
This is an award granted by the Institute of Economics at the Polish Academy of Science and the Polish Market magazine. Eurocash received the award in 2006, in the subcategory called Great Pearls, for consistent implementation of the company strategy and policy, and for the leading position among the most dynamic and efficient businesses in Poland.
Safe Company 2012
The Eurocash Group team ranked second in the V Championships of Company Rescue Teams Safe Company 2012. The award attests high qualifications of our company Health & Safety staff who constituted the competition rescue team. The competitors were teams representing the largest companies in Poland, leaders in their respective sectors.
TRADIS - Distributor of the Year
The Distributor of the Year is an award granted in a competition organized by the Wiadomości Handlowe [Trading Business News] Magazine. The award is a result of a retailers poll regarding the Market of the Year, and was a token of recognition for the active distribution service provided by Tradis to the Polish trading businesses.
A reward for the most dynamic franchise system in the ranking of Forbes, granted to the abc chain in 2006.
Golden Receipt 2012
The prestigious Golden Receipt award once again arrived at Eurocash Group, this time through Tradis. The winners in that competition, organized by the Hurt&Detal [Wholesale&Retail] Magazine were selected by Polish merchants in a national questionnaire. Shop owners from all over Poland cast their votes for the products, services and companies which in their opinions were outstanding in terms of innovation & enterpreneurial spirit and dynamic development. For the first time the award was granted in the Distribution Leader category.
Hipolit Cegielski Award
The Hipolite Cegielski statue and the certificate "Good because Polish" were granted to Eurocash by Wielkopolska Izba Rzemieślnicza in Poznan.
We implemented the ISO 22000 Food Safety Management System and underwent subsequent audits with good result. This attests that Eurocash Group complies with the European food safety management norms with regards to each unit of the food supply chain. ISO 22000 certification, as opposed to HACCP, is not obligatory. It was our free will to accept that rigour.
Food Market Award
At the V Food Market & Trade Forum (the largert food market conference in Poland) Eurocash Group received the 2012 Food Market Award for the acquisition of Tradis and for establishing the largest wholesale distribution group in Poland. The Food Market Awards are granted to outstanding companies and innovations in the Polish food sector.
Eurocash ranks 8 on the 2012 Top 500 List by Polityka Weekly
Eurocash Group ranked eighth among the 500 largest Polish companies for 2012 compiled by the Polityka weekly. This is a leap by seven positions when compared to the list for 2011. Eurocash Group’s place in the main ranking was based on the criterion of revenue, which in 2012 came in at PLN 16.6bn. Eurocash Group also ranked second among wholesalers and retailers.
Tradis Awarded as Distributor or Year 2013
Once again Tradis won the Distributor of the Year competition organized by Wiadomości Handlowe [Trade News], in the Service category (active distribution with home delivery).
The award is of great value, as it is the shop owners and managers who vote for their best distribution partners. Tradis provides service which meets the customer expectations to the highest extent, and is indicated as the preferred service distributor.