Award of Panevėžys Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Crafts for Utenos Trikotažas
Utenos Trikotažas was acknowledged the region`s best company in the group of large manufacturing companies at the traditional annual awards of Panevėžys Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Crafts (PCCIC). The awards are given annually to the members of PCCIC who have achieved the best performance results during the year.
Six companies were named the best in Aukštaitija region by the council of PCCIC. Alongside with Utenos Trikotažas, Panevėžio Aurida received an award in the large manufacturing companies’ category, Burbuliukas – in the small companies’ category. Indastrus and Utenos Butų Ūkis – in large service companies’ category and Naftėnas – in the small service companies’ category. The winners received the works Verslo Skrydis (Business Flight) by the sculptor Vytautas Tallat-Kelpša and were presented with diplomas.
Two employees of Utenos Trikotažas also received awards at the festive event. Work Star medals were presented to Regina Ramenytė, the innovations senior technologist, and to Vidmantas Malakauskas, the head of the knitting workshop.
This is not the first award recently received by Utenos Trikotažas. In November, the company was named the winner in the nomination For Sustainable Development in the Swedish Business Awards. The company was acknowledged for its ability to match perfect financial results, growth of exports and its environment-friendly production practices as well as for its active participation in the local community.