The event held recently at Develi Florya Restaurant was attended by Groz-Beckert Turkey Regional Sales Manager Ottmar Hailfing, Groz-Beckert Turkey General Manager Özkan Edirne, Groz-Beckert Turkey team and 31 companies who purchased more than 300,000 units of Groz-Beckert needles within the year.
Delivering the opening speech for the night, Groz-Beckert Turkey General Manager Özkan Edirne said that despite some negative developments in the market due to fluctuations in the exchange rate, Groz-Beckert had a successful year in Turkey. Edirne said, “We will continue to support our needle dealers and users to maintain our success.”
The company raffled electronics store shopping vouchers off to 5 companies out of 31 companies who purchased more than 300 thousand units on a yearly basis. The first winner was Sarılar Textile with a voucher worth TRY 8,250, the second İpek Makine with TRY 7,000, the third Umut Makine with TRY 5,500, the fourth İtimat Makine with TRY 4,000, and the fifth Merkür Tekstil ve Ambalaj with TRY 2,500. In addition, all the companies participating the dinner were presented with a greeting plaque for their successful performance in 2018. The event ended after the dinner with participation of all companies.
Groz Beckert has agencies in more than 150 countries Groz-Beckert is the world’s leading provider of industrial machine needles, precision parts and fine tools as well as systems and services for the production and joining of textile fabrics. The products and services support the fields of knitting, weaving, felting, tufting, carding and sewing. The family-owned company, founded in 1852, employed more than 8,800 people and generated a turnover of around €740 Mio. in 2017. Groz-Beckert operates with agencies, production and distribution subsidiaries in more than 150 countries around the world.