Sustainability is much more than just keeping our environment clean. Sustainability is a holistic lifestyle concept embracing values, attitude towards people and nature, and is relevant to all kinds of goods which are subject to a life cycle process. Sustainability is at the core of Kleiderkreisel GmbH based in Berlin. Its online marketplace for second-hand fashion has become a must not only for environmentally aware fashionistas, but also five million young women in Germany. CEO Justas Janauskas is convinced he can transfer this concept to new markets in the coming years.
Many people know what fiberglass is, yet not everyone is familiar with the diverse applications of this strong, lightweight and versatile material. For more than half a century, managed by one of the most influential entrepreneurs within the industrial sector in Northern Italy, Dott. Alberto Agnetti, Selip S.p.A. has been leading the Italian market in this field by working with fiberglass, carbon fiber and other advanced composite materials to serve a variety of needs for its international customers. Storage tanks, water filters and chimneys are just a sampling of the many items Selip manufactures at its two production sites located near Parma and Rome.
In many ways, shop design has been elevated to an art form. A huge amount of thought goes into designing the perfect display – one that shows products to their best advantage and maximizes sales. Hast Retail, s.r.o. in the Czech Republic is a full service shopfitter, offering everything from design to manufacture and installation. Over the past ten years, it has carved a leading position in a competitive niche.
With traditional investment returns hobbled by low interest rates, the trend towards investors turning to the property markets as a safer harbour for their funds continues unbroken. GLL Real Estate Partners GmbH helps international investors generate strong returns from commercial property in Europe, the USA and Latin America.
In this issue: Omnicell, Inc. - Automation for better care / Accuray Europe SAS - Improving life for cancer patients / Bomi Italia S.p.A. - Handling health around the world / Getinge Group - The human face of healthcare
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