Symetal in the Golden league of the Business IT Excellence (BITE) Awards 2015
Symetal was granted a Gold ranking for its participation in the Business IT Excellence (BITE) Awards 2015, in July. Its winning entry had the title: “Advanced Planning and Scheduling for Symetal of the Viohalco companies””
The company participated in the category of organizations that have recently implemented projects or initiatives in the fields of IT (Information Technology) and communications, applications, infrastructures and services as well as best management practices that support the company’s business strategy. According to the average of their marks, candidates received a Bronze, Silver or Gold award.
Evaluation criteria included project innovation, significance for the sector, benefits for the company and its customers, project methodology, implementation and utilization approach. The evaluation committee included representatives from the Athens University of Economics and Business, the Federation of Hellenic ICT Enterprises, the Hellenic Management Association, the IT Service Management Forum, the British Computer Society, the Project Management Institute, the Hellenic Professional Informatics Society and others.
The projects were implemented in co-operation with and using Software provided by the Dutch company Quintiq. More information on http://www.businessitawards.gr
The award was accepted by Periklis Tsahageas, Supply Chain Projects Manager and Elias Assimakopoulos on behalf of Symetal Planning Department.
Established in 1977, Symetal S.A. produces aluminium foil (from 6 to 200 mic) and aluminium flexi-packaging materials. The Company is highly export-oriented with over 90% of Symetal’s sales carried out into more than 60 countries in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Far East, America and Australia. Symetal S.A. is a subsidiary of Elval S.A.