CALZONI receives “Andrea Pininfarina” Italy’s National Award for Innovation.

Bologna, Italy, 2016/09/23 – CALZONI has been awarded the prestigious Italian award “Andrea Pininfarina” dedicated to Research & Innovation.

The “Andrea Pininfarina” National Award for Innovation 2016 was awarded during a ceremony at the Quirinal Palace in Rome, overseen by the President of the Italian Republic.

Set up by the Italian Government through COTEC, the National Foundation for Technological Innovation, it is the first award adopting the criteria of EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management), and is conceived to highlight and support the most innovative and creative capabilities present in a number of sectors including industry, design, universities, research and services, CALZONI was awarded in the category Small and Medium Size Enterprises, in this category 21 companies were awarded.

Innovation is an essential pillar of CALZONI’s growth strategy. With this in mind, the Company has shaped its own Organization, Innovation Management and Improvement Processes, including idea management open to employees and external contributors