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14/01/2015 /  In the Anniversary Contest ‘Innovation Award 2014′, UAB Juodeliai was Announced to be the Winner

During the last days of 2014, UAB Juodeliai, a wood processing company, won an award in the “Most Innovative Company” category in the contest “Innovation Award 2014”. The annual national contest arranged for the tenth time this year is organized by the Public Institution “Lithuanian Innovation Centre” and the Lithuanian Confederation of Industrialists. The competition is sponsored by the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania and the Enterprise Europe Network.

The competition has attracted a great deal of attention from companies this year – over 100 applications were submitted from various regions of Lithuania, as well as from various industrial sectors. An international jury for the Anniversary Contest “Innovation Award 2014” announced four winners in each category (“Most Innovative Company” and “Most Innovative Product”).

The nomination won by UAB Juodeliai proves that the company appreciates the importance of innovation, which is one of the most important conditions for the successful operation of the company, and contributes to a positive evaluation of the innovativeness of its employees. The appraisal received confirms once again that it is not without grounds that innovativeness is one of the key values influencing the development of the wood processing company UAB Juodeliai.

16/10/2014 /  Marijampolė — a town of traditional crafts and innovations

In recent years Lithuania has fast tracked local growth by focusing on increasing keys skills and radically improving existing infrastructure. Old industry traditions, the development of infrastructure and a strong desire to improve made every Lithuanian region a unique pool of competences. Due to the experience, competences and advanced infrastructure offered by regions, as much as 45 percent of foreign companies that newly entered Lithuania in 2013 decided to start their businesses outside of the capital city.

A wood processing company UAB Juodeliai is located in the Marijampolė region. Regarding investment opportunities, Marijampolė is perceived as the town of traditional crafts and innovations.

‘Invest Lithuania’ provides an overview of regional competences — 10 short publications in English about business opportunities in every county of the country. All publications are available in the interactive map at www.investuoklietuvoje.lt

The aforementioned publications highlight specific competences of each region, determined by comparing the turnovers and the numbers of employees in different industries and according to the sectors that draw most of investors‘ attention and have a growth potential in specific regions. The provided information also includes the data about the region‘s available work force, competences, average wage, special economic zones, transportation opportunities and potential business partners, i.e. other companies in the region. The wood processing company UAB Juodeliai is also included in the publication dedicated to the Marijampolė region.