Jacek Siwiński, Velux Poland

Window on the world

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“Technologies affect our industry as well. Today we move towards smart homes and full automation” – says Jacek Siwiński, General Manager, Velux Poland. PolandWeek: Velux- when we think about the company he first association is windows. Windows are our flagship product. However, we treat them as a means to an end. What we are most… Read More »

Artur Pollak APAGroup

Direction automation

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“These two potentially mutually excluding trends of high quality and costs reduction can be reconciled by progressive automation, since it makes the process repeatable. As long as a given machine or production line works as it should, manufactured product keeps its high quality” – says Artur Pollak, General Manager of APAGroup. PolandWeek.pl: When was APAGroup set… Read More »

Sonny Nam Hyundai

Cars for tomorrow

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“In the future, global demand will change dramatically due to environmental issues. We have been developing products to satisfy this trend.” – says Sonny Nam, President of Hyundai Motor Poland. PolandWeek.com: When have the company been established and why? Sonny Nam: Officially our founder Chung Ju-Yung set up our company in 1967. He started to… Read More »

Bartosz Urbaniak BGŻ BNP Paribas

French banking

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“Globalization gives an opportunity of doing business in almost every corner on the globe, but we prudently plan new market entries. It is important that the country, in which we are present is similar to us in the term of mentality” – says Bartosz Urbaniak, Member of the Board, BGŻ BNP Paribas. PolandWeek.com: How did… Read More »

Roman Jagielinski Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Agriculture of Poland

Our strength lies in export

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“As a country, we are not self-sufficient. We won’t develop without economic and trade ties.” – says Roman Jagieliński – Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Agriculture of Poland, Founder of the Roja Fruit Producers Group. PolandWeek.com: Where overseas may your apples be found? Roman Jagieliński: In the Far East – Singapore, Hong Kong… Read More »

Roman Jagieliński Prime Minister and Minister of Agriculture of Poland

Apples are our specialty

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“For us quality is the most important.” – says Roman Jagieliński – Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Agriculture of Poland, Founder of the Roja Fruit Producers Group. PolandWeek.com: The Roja Fruit Producers Group is your idea. How did that start? Roman Jagieliński: After ending my political activities, I engaged myself in proper development… Read More »

I.Egloff PortOfHamburg

Germany’s Gateway to the World

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“More than 1,000 seaports worldwide are linked with the Port of Hamburg by direct liner services. Most other ports are accessible via transhipment services” – says Ingo Egloff, Executive Board Member of the Port of Hamburg MKTG. PolandWeek.com: The Port of Hamburg is considered to be the German economy’s Gateway to the World. Why is… Read More »