In the past year, Vraykos’ dynamism has been evidenced by its robust export activity, awards, the expansion of its network in Greece and abroad, and, most notably, its 25% increase in personnel and 50% increase in revenue.
The year’s report includes important new projects such as the successful production line for ready mixtures for Puratos Group in Bulgaria and the optimization of the production process for bakery and patisserie ready mixtures for Puratos’ factory in Turkey. At the same time, the mechanical and electrical installations of Vraykos equipment in Nigeria for Star Trading Company LTD, as well as the design and construction of a new production unit for chocolate industry in Bulgaria, were also two advanced projects, designed according to the needs and particularities of the raw material.
The extensive experience and technology expertise of Vraykos, led to the design and manufacturing of cutting edge technological projects, the most important being the Batch Mixer Type AMK and the fully automated robotic palletizing system.
A remarkable moment of the year was the company’s double award at the Manufacturing Excellence Awards 2022 for the electrical-mechanical equipment of a new espresso production line for one of the biggest coffee industry in Greece, as well as the energy footprint optimization project of Ravago’s factory in Katerini, which gave Vraykos, together with Ravago Hellas, the Bronze Award.
Vraykos’ reliability and experience in health and safety issues led to the creation of ZeroHarm – Health & Process Safety campaign, aiming to shape a new culture around safety in the workplace with zero tolerance for accidents. An initiative which was honored at the Health & Safety Awards 2022 gaining the Bronze Award.
The presence of Vraykos at the largest packaging exhibition, Syskevasia22 in Metropolitan expo, highlighted the company’s position in the Modern Packaging Solutions sector and its ascent within the Raw Materials Industry. Simultaneously, its participation in the Lean Manufacturing Conference 2022 by BOUSSIAS centered on new methodologies and innovations for optimizing production and developing new techniques.
Following the conclusion of 2022 with new goals and new projects, 2023 is predicted to be a year of intense activity and growth in the ready mixtures food industry, consolidating Vraykos’ position through significant projects and partnerships.