In its recently published annual profile and annual results, Pressalit A/S recorded a profit of DKK 24.1 million for the financial year of 2011. The executive board describes the results as acceptable.
Pressalit A/S has won the most prestigious Corporate Social Responsibility award in Denmark, called the CSR People Prize.
Pressalit Group A/S emerged from 2009 with a modest profit of DKK 1.6 million before interest and tax. Annual sales amounted to DKK 460.3 million, which was 14% less than the year before, but still satisfactory given the prevailing recession. This is clear from the annual accounts just circulated.
The Olympic Games in Vancouver are almost over, but in two weeks there will be great activities on the ski tracks again when the Paralympic Winter Games 2010 open. Denmark will have two participating athletes, whom Pressalit Group supports through its sponsorship of The Danish Sports Organisation for the Disabled (DHIF).
Our Keep Living Ambassador has received another impressive title
Hereby presenting the nominees of the Keep Living Award
Erik Boyter, former COO of Pressalit Group A/S, is selling his holding in Pressalit Holding A/S, which will now be shared equally between Kim Boyter and Dan Boyter.
Erik Boyter resigns from the Pressalit Group Management Committee with immediate effect. Kim Boyter and Dan Boyter remain in the Management with a new distribution of roles.
Pressalit Group participates in Creative Nation's event in New York
In May, Pressalit Group presented the annual report for the year of 2006. A year with many interesting activities, including an introduction of a number of new interesting products, participation in several important exhibitions, sponsorship activities, and the Keep Living Award. The name and products of Pressalit Group were seen in connection with the Madonna concert in Denmark, Muskelsvindfonden’s (the Danish Fund of Progressive Muscular Atrophy) new domicile in Aarhus, and the restoration of Denmark’s oldest preserved loo seat.
For the second time in a row Pressalit Group was awarded the title B2B Superbrand. The honour goes to Pressalit Group based on interviews with 2100 Danes and 517 top executives. We are therefore proud once again to become a member of the prestigious club of Superbrand-companies. Companies that has succeeded in creating and maintaining a unique and strong brand.
Pressalit Group is a socially responisible company, and as a proof we received the S-certificate for the second time in December 2006. The official presentation of the certificate took place in May, when Marie Hansen, Manager of the Directorate General for Employment Placement and Vocational Training, visited Ry.
The Danish Crown Prince Frederik was presenting The Danish Design Prize 2007, when Pressalit Care's nursing bench for physically disabled was awarded in The Danish Design Centre.
The presentation of Pressalit’s toilet seats at the disco and music venue Train, in Aarhus, was the most creative and innovative conference of the year! This was rewarded with the prestigious “Scandinavian Meeting Planner of the Year Award”. It was the first time that the award goes to Denmark.
On March 13, Her Royal Higness the Princess Royal opened Pressalit Care’s teaching facility at Brunel University outside London. The facility delivers two fully equipped rooms with kitchen and bathroom solutions for the physically disabled, all provided by Pressalit Care. This will give the students the opportunity to have a very authentic training. The official name of the premises is the Keep Living Suite, and it provides teaching facilities for Occupational Therapy students.
The collaboration between Pressalit Group and people with disabilities been an important part of the company has throughout the years. Today Pressalit Care is a leading supplier of bathroom and kitchen solutions, and with our service and advice on room design we aim to compensate for physical limitations to the greatest possible extent.
This year, Pressalit A/S chose an unconventional way to introduce new products to the European agents. Innovation, experimental economy or customer care? At Pressalit, the annual sales seminar took place at a club called Train in Aarhus.