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3 Think Portugal to invest, buy or live. Portugal is writing new pages of its own history. Groundbreaking and innovative companies, alongside with a talented workforce are designing a new country. Think of Portugal as a symbol of state of the art technology and high quality products. A country to invest and to live in. Pharmaceutical and biotech industry The Portuguese biotechnology industry is getting more and more international recognition. With a strong focus on R & D, over 40 companies work in different fields of activity such as pharmaceutical, healthcare, food and environmental biotechnology. Industrial Equipment Portugal is a solid producer of all types of industrial machinery and its equipment, structured cabling, telecommunications appliances, software, professional electronic equipment and various other electronic components. At the same time, machinery and tools are one of Portugal s most internationally traded products, representing about 20% of the country s total foreign trade. Some of the world s largest players have already set up their operations in Portugal. Renewable Energies Portugal is a successful example when it comes to the generation of renewable energy. Presently, around 52% of the country s electricity is generated from renewable sources, and the target for 2020, is around 60%. Major actions have been taken to reach this goal, and therefore creating many new business opportunities within a wide range of renewable and non-pollutant sources of energy. Currently, Portugal is home to the world s largest Photovoltaic Central within urban environment and the second largest wind farm in Europe. Information Technologies From financial services, to software, hardware and telecommunications, Portuguese companies have achieved a high level of excellence and international recognition with their state-of-the-art products and services. A series of innovating and promising companies are emerging and many International companies have established near shore Shared Services Centres and R&D departments in Portugal. Textile and clothing industry Excellence, innovation and design, environmentally friendly processes, tradition and modernity are determinant factors in the Portuguese textile industry. The affirmation of Portuguese fashion is being achieved through the production of higher added value products, the use of innovative materials and technologies, as well as new business strategies, and by strengthening its presence in foreign markets. A country that backs modernization with growing confidence, in innovative sectors that include strong technology, such as pharmaceutical and biotech industries, renewable energy, electric mobility, automotive and aeronautics. Portugal is a leading country within a wide range of traditional industries, such as textiles and agriculture, which has inspired global brands to invest and buy products or solutions from national companies. Portugal is one of the safest countries in the world, with outstanding logistical infrastructures, advanced communication systems and a highly educated and talented workforce. The country s geographical position makes it easy to do business with both the West and the East. Portugal a reliable partner
4 Sourcing in Portugal Are you looking for new suppliers? SUPPLIER FORUM Tailor made meetings where you can meet with a selection of suppliers according to your requirements, so you can evaluate the potential of their products and services to help your business grow. B2B MEETINGS Focused B2B meetings with the best qualified companies to match your needs. BUSINESS visits to PORTUGAL aicep Portugal Global will prepare and organize your business trip to Portugal. We will prepare an itinerary of 2 or 3 business days and you will visit and meet with selected Portuguese suppliers. Start by talking to aicep Portugal Global! Your reliable partner Index ORGANIZATION aicep Portugal Global PORTUGUESE COMPANIES A. Montesinho Turismo Adega Cooperativa de Ponte de Lima Aga Khan Development Network ALERT Life Sciences Computing, S.A. Banco BPI, S.A. Bluepharma Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Vinhos, Lda. CASA SANTOS LIMA - Companhia das Vinhas, S.A. Caixa Geral de Depositos, S.A. Corticeira Amorim, SGPS, S.A. Domingos Alves de Sousa Enoforum - Carmim Group FELINO Grupo Banco Espírito Santo Idealdrinks - Serviços e Distribuição, Lda. Iguarivarius IMG, SGPS, S.A. IMPETUS JP - inspiring knowledge LactAçores - União Coop. Produtores de Lacticínios dos Açores UCRL LCPS, LDA. Manulena, Lda. MOG Technologies, S.A. Monte da Ravasqueira MORETEXTILE GROUP Pestana Hotels and Resorts RCC - COMERCIO INTERNACIONAL DE TEXTEIS, S.A. Renova SISAB PORTUGAL - International Trade Fair for Portuguese Food and Beverage SODECIA The Fladgate Partnership Vinhos, S.A. Unicer bebidas, S.A Vicaima - Indústria de Madeiras e Derivados, S.A. Vieira de Castro - Produtos Alimentares, S.A. WEDO TECHNOLOGIES PORTUGUESE UNIVERSITIES Católica - Lisbon School of Business & Economics Nova School of Business and Economics - Faculdade de Economia da UNL
6 9 aicep Portugal Global Rua Júlio Dinis, nº 748, 8º Dtº Porto - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: University Avenue, Suite 1400 Toronto - ON M5G 2K8 - CANADA Tel.: Fax: PEDRO PESSOA E COSTA Member of the Board aicep Portugal Global is a Trade & Investment Agency created to increase the competitiveness of the Portuguese economy through the development and execution of structuring policies and the support to the internationalisation of the Portuguese companies, by: Promoting a competitive business environment to attract and assist structuring investment projects; Promoting Portuguese exports, by increasing the number of exporting companies and encouraging a largerincorporation of technology in their products; Promoting and spreading the Portuguese economic offer, namely in the area of goods and services; Supporting the internationalisation of Portuguese companies, mainly the small and medium-size ones. Promoting Portugal s image abroad as well as the Portuguese brands. aicep Portugal Global Trade & Investment Agency develops its activity supported by a large network of business offices, over the five continents. This network is a key factor to perform the strategy of the Agency as facilitator of business and commercial contacts.
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9 14 15 A. Montesinho Turismo Adega Cooperativa de Ponte de Lima Rua Conde de Bertiandos Ponte de Lima - PORTUGAL Tel.: Mobile: Fax: wwwadegapontelima.pt Rua Coronel Cepeda nº 1, Gimonde Bragança - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: ALEXANDRINA FERNANDES Director CELESTE PATROCÍNIO President RITA ARAÚJO Wine maker Located in Montesinho Natural Park, A. Montesinho is part of the Terra Fria Transmontana region - one of the most privileged regions of Portugal, in what concerns of protected areas where nature and gastronomy are outstanding. The group activity took its first steps with the Roberto s typical restaurant, with a wonderful gastronomic offer based in traditional and quality products from the region, since The different spaces, provide a return to the rusticity from this region with the elegance from the modernity, joining the nature. Quinta das Covas offers many leisure areas, where it is possible to practice many outdoor activities such as: walking trails, mountain bike, fishing, canoeing, horse riding, hunting training field and a shooting field. Quinta das Covas also has a wine cellar, a typical restaurant, and a hunter s pub and two agritourism houses the forno and guieiro house. The Adega Cooperativa de Ponte de Lima - ACPL - was founded in At its headquarters on Rua Conde de Bertiandos, in Ponte de Lima - the oldest town in Portugal. The Adega, which represents around 2000 growers, their families and workers, is undoubtedly the most important structure - one might say, the largest company - in Ponte de Lima. In 1998, the ACPL obtained quality certification to np en iso 9001, from APCER - Portuguese Certification Association. The ACPL is based in the sub-region of Lima, one of the nine sub-regions of the demarcated region of vinho verde which, due to the natural characteristics of its terroir and the varieties grown, produces wines very different although they share common characteristics: fruity and fresh with medium alcoholic strength. Concerning the accommodation, the group has 6 houses of rural tourism with an overall of 22 bedrooms, each one with air conditioning, satelite TV, private bathroom and internet wireless. The wines of the ACPL are produced from perfectly ripe grapes of regional varieties. All the wines of the ACPL are produced with exclusive grapes from associated producers members of the company, ensuring the authenticity of genuine vinho verde. Among white wines, the Loureiro variety has particular importance due to its magnificient adaptation to terroir of the Lima Valley, making wines highly appreciated for their aroma and for their organoleptic qualities. ACPL produces also others wines, sparkling wines and old brandy. Our wines have been distinguished in prestigious international competitions and referred in the international specialized magazines.
10 16 17 Aga Khan Development Network ALERT Life Sciences Computing, S.A. Arrabida Lake Towers Rua Daciano Batista Marques, nº V.N. Gaia - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: Rua de São Domingos, nº Lisboa - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: NAZIM AHMAD Representative JORGE GUIMARÃES Founder and President MARIA JOÃO DE AZEREDO Head of Business Development The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) is a group of development agencies with mandates that include the environment, health, education, architecture, culture, microfinance, rural development, disaster reduction, the promotion of private-sector enterprise and the revitalisation of historic cities. AKDN agencies conduct their programmes without regard to faith, origin or gender. The Aga Khan Development Network is present in over 30 countries in the world, among which Portugal and Canada. ALERT Life Sciences Computing (ALERT), established in 1999, is solely dedicated to the creation of an all-encompassing software solution for the complete computerization of healthcare in entire countries, HMOS, hospitals and primary care centers, all the way to the level of individual patient records. ALERT is the most international solution in healthcare software today, having been deployed in nationwide, statewide, region-wide and enterprise-wide projects, in both the public and private sectors, in 13 countries, and is used by over certified healthcare professionals. ALERT is available in 6 languages, the system can be used in multiple languages at the same time in each location. In Portugal its presence encompasses various areas of activity, from urban community development, early childhood development, higher education partnerships, cultural activities and collaborations to government support in countries where the AKDN has a strong presence. In Canada several AKDN agencies and affiliates are active. One of the most prominent institutions is the Aga Khan Foundation, which has mobilised funds for development initiatives in Eastern Africa and South and Central Asia, notably through the annual world partnership walk. The global centre for pluralism in Ottawa is a major new international centre for research, education and exchange about the values, practices and policies that underpin pluralist societies. The Aga Khan Museum in Toronto will be dedicated to the acquisition, preservation and display of artefacts, heritage of Islamic communities. Web and cloud enabled, ALERT Solutions are configuration variants of a single product, with only one code development line characterized by its capacity to be locally configured in each market. This allows ALERT to focus on the development of an ever changing universal product enriched by contributions from around the globe. ALERT both develops and implements this product suite around the world. Increasingly, however, commercialization and implementations are done with the participation of local certified partners.
11 18 19 Banco BPI, S.A. Bluepharma Tenente Valadim, nº Porto - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: JOÃO PATRÍCIO Executive Director - Corporate Banking S. Martinho do Bispo Coimbra - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: SÉRGIO SIMÕES Vice-President - Business & Product Development 4th portuguese private financial group TOTAL ASSETS: 45 bi. MARKET SHARE: 10% in deposits and loans, 15% in asset management MARKET CAP: M. CUSTOMERS: 1,7m in Portugal 1,2m in angola BRANCHES: 914 (175 of which in Angola) EMPLOYEES: (2.446 of which in Angola) BPI GROUP is a financial and multi-specialist group, focusing on the banking business, with a comprehensive spectrum of financial services and products for corporates, institutional and individual customers Domestic activity: the group's commercial bank serves more than 1.7 Million customers through its multi-channel distribution network. BANCO PORTUGUÊS INVESTIMENTO, the BPI GROUP's original parent company, performs investment banking activities - equities, corporate finance and privatebanking - within the Iberian Peninsula. In asset management, BPI holds relevant positions in the management of unit trust funds, pension funds and life-capitalisation-insurance. International activity: in Angola, BPI holds leadership positions with market shares of 10% and 16% in loans and deposits, respectively, 24% in cards and 32% in pos, through BANCO DE FOMENTO ANGOLA (BFA), 50.1% Owned. In Mozambique, BANCO COMERCIAL INVESTIMENTOS (BCI), where BPI has a 30% stake, is a retail bank with market shares of 32% in deposits and 29% in loans. Please visit Bluepharma offers an integrated approach on the process of drug discovery and development, including innovative research on new chemical and therapeutic entities, based on novel platforms for the delivery of known drugs, as well as development, manufacturing and commercialization of solid dosage forms. 1. R&D Highlights: 1.1. Dedicated facilities focused on the development of solid dosage forms, including pre-formulation and formulation studies, analytical methods, scale up, ICH stability and compilation of CMC Novel and versatile oral strip formulations, providing solutions for unmet medical needs R&D of innovative photosensitizer compounds to be used in Photodynamic Therapy or Photodiagnosis of cancer or other diseases; One of the lead compounds will reach phase IIa clinical trials in head and neck advanced cancer R&D of innovative targeted nanoparticles (PEGASEMP) capable of targeting two distinct cell populations in the tumor, the cancer cell and the blood vessels that nurture the tumor. PEGASEMP has recently entered the formal non-clinical program Clinical pharmacology unit devoted to perform phase 1clinical trials 2. Industrial activities Highlights: 2.1. State-of-the-art manufacturing site for solid dosage forms, approved by USFDA, KFDA and EU authorities; 3. Commercialization of medicines Highlights: 3.1. Large portfolio covering the main therapeutic areas; export activities worldwide.
12 20 21 Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Vinhos, Lda. CASA SANTOS LIMA - Companhia das Vinhas, S.A. Rua Manuel João de Freitas Fernando Pó, CCI Águas de Moura - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: LEONOR FREITAS Managing Partner JOANA FREITAS Exports Manager Quinta da Boavista Aldeia Galega da Merceana - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: RICARDO PINTO CORREIA Export Manager / Director / Coordinator Casa Ermelinda Freitas is a family business with a wine tradition going back four generations. Our vineyards are planted on the unique soils of Fernando Pó, the best area of Palmela which produces some of the region's top wines. We produce ten million litres of high quality wine per year, marketed around the world under the brands Dom Campos, Terras do Pó, Dona Ermelinda, Casa Ermelinda Freitas, Quinta da Mimosa and Leo d'honor. We are one of the most awarded wineries in Portugal over the last ten years with more than 400 awards to our name. Casa Santos Lima is a family owned wine company, located in Lisbon Wine Region and exporting 95% of its total production to more than 40 countries. With a total area of 290 ha, mainly vineyards, our wines are known for its excellentvalue and,in the last years, we have been one of the most awarded portuguese wineries in the major national and international wine competitions.
13 22 23 Caixa Geral de Depósitos, S.A. Corticeira Amorim, SGPS, S.A. Rua de Meladas nº 380 Apartado Mozelos VFR - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: Av João XXI, Lisboa - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: LUIS ALBERTO REGO Manager International Division PAULO OLIVEIRA Board Member - CEO - Composites Business Unit Caixa Geral De Depósitos (CAIXA) has been monitoring and promoting the economic and social development of Portugal ever since the bank was founded on 10 april 1876, and is now a benchmark in the portuguese banking sector, supporting families, companies and institutions in the country. Today, CAIXA is the core of a modern financial group, well prepared to satisfy the needs and expectations of millions of customers and to answer to the challenges of the fast process of economic change underway in Portugal and the overall evolution of the markets. The cornerstones of the operational strategies employed by caixa are efficiency and innovation, serving families, companies and institutions, as a partner in growth and sustainable development. CGD places importance on long-term ties with its extensive customer base, encouraging savings and contributing to boosting the portuguese productive sector. About Corticeira Amorim SGPS, S.A.. While tracing its roots to the XIX Century, Corticeira Amorim SGPS has become the world s largest cork and cork-derived company in the world, generating more than Euro half billion in sales throughout 103 countries. Corticeira Amorim SGPS, S.A. and its subsidiaries are an integral part of a conservationist effort to guarantee the survival of hundreds of thousands of cork trees throughout the Mediterranean Basin. We are proud of our contribution to the correct utilisation of these important forests that are home to several endangered species throughout the region. Operating in accordance with a fully competitive business framework and basing its activity on the same laws which govern the private sector, CAIXA is a publicly-owned financial institution and the only portuguese bank with this type of shareholder structure. Present in 23 countries, CAIXA is deeply committed to promoting the internationalization of companies in their foreign trade and investment operations, in addition to the monitoring of the portuguese communities with a personalized service.
14 24 25 Domingos Alves de Sousa Enoforum Carmim Group Quinta da Gaivosa Pousada da Cumieira Santa Marta de Penaguião - PORTUGAL Tel.: DOMINGOS ALVES DE SOUSA President & CEO Rua Professor Mota Pinto Reguengos de Monsaraz - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: LUÍS RIBEIRO Area Sales Manager The Alves de Sousa family is making wines in the Douro Valley for 5 Generations. The old and ever-present wish to find the best embodiment of a Douro vineyard lead Alves de Sousa to work only with indigenous grapes from the family s vineyards, The quality and singularity of the wines have been widely recognised with distinctions and mentions in the most acclaimed national and international publications, with a very special highlight for the "Producer of the Year" award presented in 1999 and again in 2006 by the most important Portuguese Wine Magazine ( Revista de Vinhos ), becoming the first in the history to receive twice the most coveted and prestigious distinction for Portuguese wine producers. Enoforum is a commercial wine company, a part of carmim group. Created in 1971, Carmim, CRL, is today one of the mains portuguese wineries and the biggest in Alentejo Region. With over 41 years devoted to the production of high quality wines and olive oils, with an average yearly production around 18 million liters and having achieved a leading position in the portuguese domestic market, Carmim is now pursuing the goal of becoming an important player in the worldwide wine business. Enoforum is a key part of this strategy, taking on the role of being the international commercial arm of this group. Enoforum exports today around 5 million bottles of wines over 35 countries, having now two branches abroad Enoforum-Shanghai and Enoforum-Singapore.
15 26 27 FELINO Grupo Banco Espírito Santo 340 Madison Av, 12th Floor New York, NY USA Tel.: Fax: Rua da Bela Ermesinde - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: MANUEL LINO President NUNO CARDOSO Deputy General Manager Senior Managing Directo ANTONIO GATO Managing Director FELINO was founded in We also used to manufacture machines for the foundry and ceramics industries. Currently we are focused in the design and manufacture bakery and pastry machines. Because we have available capacity in our production facilities we also cast and machine technical precision parts according to our customers specifications. This activity for technical parts is oriented for the European markets as the transportation costs for other destinations cause us price dificulties. For the bakery/pastry business we always look for importers who can provide not only commercial activities but also after sales technical service. Because we not only design our machines but we also make all the parts needed to the final assembly combined with our, longer than 75 years, experience we build high quality machines at very competitive prices. It also due to this that we are the main supplier for the big supermarkets groups in Portugal. They need heavy duty machinery at a cost level which allows them to compete in the bread/cakes markets. Also through our international market we have several machines in Carrefour and Auchan facilities. Banco Espírito Santo (BES) is a diversified global financial services firm with over 140 years of banking "know how" and a successful history of long term sustainable growth. BES is the largest portuguese listed bank in portugal with 19.6% Market share domestically and pursuing a focused international expansion. BES provides a broad range of financial products and services to individuals and corporate customers in the global financial services arena. Espirito SantoInvestment Bank (BESI), a subsidiary owned 100% by Banco Espírito Santo (BES), with over 25 years of investment banking experience and a proven track record of success. BESI is recognized globally for delivering business results as reflected in the 2013 euromoney awards as "The best investment bank in Portugal." BESI has also a strong global presence and continues to expand. BESI s main services and product lines are: Corporate Banking, Project Finance, Acquisition Finace and Treasury. Grupo Banco Espirito Santo has a diversified international presence in more than 24 countries. It's not by mistake that we offer two years full warranty for all of FELINO machines.
16 28 29 Idealdrinks Serviços e Distribuição, Lda. Iguarivarius Rua de Pedrouços nº 111 Bloco A - Fracção Lisboa - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: Quinta do Seminário - Casais do Campo Coimbra- PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: CARLOS LUCAS CEO / Winemaker MARIO LINO Presidente CRISTINA SOUSA Administrator Idealdrinks was established in 2010 by Carlos Dias, a respected portuguese businessman of international standing. Passionate about wines and a great epicurean, he decided to invest in Portugal and embrace the challenge of producing wines, spirits and olive oils of excellent quality. He achieved that by using the latest technology and having the invaluable collaboration of a team that brings together some of the most prestigious global experts in oenology, distillation and olive growing. These products are intended to be ambassadors for what is best in Portugal. In 2013, Iguarivarius achieved about 200 million usd of revenues and extend its presence to 36 countries. These foreign markets represent about 95% of the total revenue and contributed to the growing of the portuguese exportation volume index. The development of Iguarivarius has given rise to specialization in 4 mainly business areas: Portuvarius, Servivarius, Sitvarius and Consultvarius. Portuvarius is an Iguarivarius brand dedicated to export foodstuffs of portuguese origin and it was responsible to Iguarivarius became the largest portuguese exporter of fresh and frozen meat in 2012 and The main propose of Servivarius is to provide to its partners representative and support services, by identifying and analyzing the needs and requirements of international markets and consultancy services in developing products accordingly. Sitvarius objective is to provide customers business intelligence solutions, providing management control software and support the decision making-process systems, helping to identifying production deviations, prevent losses and increasing productivity. Consultvarius supports the internationalization of capable engineering and industry portuguese companies by identifying, screening and monitoring business opportunities in several international markets. Consultancy and search of new oportunities in the E&P of oil and gas to offer to the operating companies.
17 30 31 IMG, SGPS, S.A. IMPETUS Quinta de Portos Lama, Santo Tirso - PORTUGAL Tel.: MANUEL JOSÉ GIL President JOÃO BRITO E CUNHA Board Member Rua da Fábrica, nº Apúlia - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: ALBERTO FIGUEIREDO CEO RICARDO FIGUEIREDO Advisor of Directors Evertis and Selenis are subsidiaries of the IMG Group, present in the polymers industry since 1959 and pioneers in pet film extrusion. Evertis has three industrial sites specialized in mono & multilayer semi-rigid pet films essentially for food packaging industry, thermoformers and blisters, as well as a network of sales offices throughout Europe and the Americas, providing outstanding service to our customer.. Evertis industrial sites are located in Portugal, Brasil (Curitiba) and México (Monterrey). Evertis Mexico has its focus on the North American market. Selenis has two industrial sites, which are located in Portugal and Canada (Montreal), and delivers high quality, innovative and flexible PET solutions for diverse applications. Selenis Canada is integrated in the Montreal-East Petrochemical Cluster, and has an installed capacity of tons/ year, corresponding to a turnover of approximately 240 Million USD/ year. Currently the company has an ongoing debottlenecking process which should be finished in 2015, and which will take the installed capacity to tons/ year, generating an expected turnover of 400 Million USD/ year. Selenis Canada is the only PET plant in Canada, exporting around 71% of its production (mainly United States of America), and has as target markets packaging and textile industries. IMPETUS PORTUGAL is an industrial company devoted to the production and commercialization of underwear, loungewear and beachwear. IMPETUS GROUP started its activity in the textile sector in Nowadays, with 4 companies and approximately 700 employees, the Group reaches an annual production of 15,000,000 articles. Since 1990, IMPETUS PORTUGAL has been investing in design and I&D, employing skilled people and using adequate materials, creating the brand IMPETUS. The fact of being a vertical company, with its own design department, product development, jerseys weaving, dyeing, finishing, confection and logistics, permits IMPETUS PORTUGAL to enjoy strong competitive advantages, both in its capacity of developing new and innovative products and in whatever refers to quality control. IMPETUS PORTUGAL activity is focused on middle & upper middle market share in Western Europe and is distributed in 35 countries worldwide. The target for IMPETUS PORTUGAL products is the urban and cosmopolite sort of customer, demanding and determined in his/her preferences, concerned with his/her outlooks and quality of life. IMPETUS PORTUGAL was pioneer in the development of the seamless in cotton and nowadays is pioneer in the development of ranges produced with high-tech natural fibres.
18 32 33 JP - inspiring knowledge LactAçores União Coop. Produtores de Lacticínios dos Açores UCRL Rua da Guarda, nº Perafita, Matosinhos - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: LUIS SILVEIRA PINTO Director of Education Business Solutions Largo das Arribanas, Arrifes Ponta Delgada - PORTUGAL Tel.: ANTONIO AZEVEDO Area Sales Manager Founded in March 1989, JP - inspiring knowledge is dedicated to the design, development and distribution of technological solutions, and leader of a global reference initiative pioneering ICT-Based Education. JP - inspiring knowledge manufactures high quality computer equipment, like the leading brands in Portugal Tsunami and Mgseries -, and Strives for the Strength, Competitiveness, Innovation and Quality of their products. LactAçores is a union of azorean dairy cooperatives that sells only products coming from the islands, using traditional know-how and meeting the highest food safety standards. Our aim is to market our members products, through maximum cooperation in order to enjoy the resulting economies of scale. Mission To deliver purpose-built solutions for education through ICT products and services that foster human development. Our core business is the sale of dairy products: milk and cream, cheese and butter. We distribute and store our members products and provide them logistic support. At JP - inspiring knowledge we build custom products and services that are specific to each educational context and have developed a network of key global players with vast experience in ICT and education. We cooperate with local partners that develop commercial relations with their countries and stakeholders, strengthening our connection with international markets. It is our objective to assure that children develop successfully and leapfrog into the new global society. Achievements Based on existing agreements and projects running, JP - inspiring knowledge is the world largest OEM deploying INTEL Classmate Student Devices. We are currently operating in more than 70 countries directly or through partners, and have delivered over 6 million student devices worldwide.
19 34 35 LCPS, LDA. Manulena, Lda. Zona Industrial, Rua A, Lote Vidigueira - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: LUIS SOUSA Partner Rua Luís de Camões, Mira de Aire - PORTUGAL Tel.: Fax: PEDRO MANUEL CUSTÓDIO CEO LCPS LDA is a microcompany dedicated, since 1997, majority to the production of seedless table grapes, in the south of Portugal, Vidigueira. LCPS LDA has launched a new innovative product. LPS brandy, made from the seedless table grapes, for being commercialized in internal and external market. Founded in 1968 by Manuel Pedro Custódio, Manulena was born specialised in the production of church and light candles. Our highly accepted products and recognized quality standards were a strong encouragement that lead us to the development of specific technologies along with a wide range of new products in the areas of decoration, fragranced and therapy candles. Located in Mira de Aire, in the district of Leiria, Portugal, Manulena is sited in a region with strong industrial traditions. At present we produce more that 10 million candles a year in our modern facilities equipped with the ultimate technologies used in candle production. The actual range of products surpasses a 3,000 references figure, distributed by taper, votive, floating, pillar, luminaria, fragranced, container and tea-light candles, regularly subjected to innovation and new designs. Both raw materials and final product are submitted to regular testing and laboratory research, in order to permanently reassure the best technical solutions, high quality and safety standards. In the past decade our products were selected to especially demanding markets, other then the Portuguese. The United Kingdom, Sweden, France, Germany and the USA together make 70% of our production aimed at the foreign market. In a permanent effort to satisfy the needs of an increasing number of consumers, we created our own registered trademarks, Waxdot, Fofus, Sensia and Manulena Candle.
20 36 37 MOG Technologies, S.A. Monte da Ravasqueira Rua Eng. Frederico Ulrich, nº Moreira da Maia - PORTUGAL Mobile: LUIS MIGUEL SAMPAIO President & CEO Monte da Ravasqueira Arraiolos - PORTUGAL Tel.: FRANCISCO SILVA Trade Manager MOG is specialized in developing software for automating workflows in a professional media production environment. MOG systems are used for hundreds of television channels worldwide. We are present in all major countries of television production in Latin America, such as Mexico, Brazil, Argentina! The recording of the famous novels produced by televisa in Mexico, rely on the quality of the recording file systems MOG. Also large chains of north american television as FOX, NBC use our systems to reduce their production costs. For example, coverage of major events NBC Olympics MOG uses technology to keep their creative work at its headquarters in New York, instead of shifting them to Beijing, London, Sochi in Russia, or anywhere else where there will the Olympics. In Europe we have a presence in almost all countries, regardless of size or technological progress. We have clients on tv channels in Russia, Germany and Spain, Luxembourg and even in the cold island of Iceland. Monte da Ravasqueira has been linked to the José de Mello family for several generations. Located in the municipality of Arraiolos, about an hour s drive from Lisbon, the estate occupies a vast area of typical alentejan landscape. It is managed and run by Sociedade Agrícola D. Diniz, S.A.. The excellent geological conditions and the climate are well suited to the production of some of the best wine that the alentejo has to offer. A great deal has been invested in planting vines and also in modern winemaking equipment and in meteorological and plant-health facilities. Investment at Monte da Ravasqueira has also been directed at the infrastructures of an oenotourism project. Monte da Ravasqueira is committed to the production of distinctive quality wines, while it is also engaged in a number or other activities involving the production of cork, olive oil and honey, as well as rearing fine cattle and fattening of black pig from Alentejo. The recent incursion into the Middle East is, however MOG sustainably managed to get a dozen countries in the region, in countries with very competitive economies such as India and Vietnam, as in the most demanding markets of Korea, Japan and Australia. Solutions developed and implemented in MOG are in line with state of the art worldwide and have an innovative character very creased. Therefore, we are certified in innovation.