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Wednesday, 28th December 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
The 17th Shareholder's Assembly Meeting of Gorenje, d.d.
Pursuant to relevant legislation, the Management Board and the Supervisory Board of Gorenje, d.d., hereby convene the 17th Shareholder's Assembly Meeting of Gorenje, d.d., to be held on Friday, February 3rd 2012 at 11 AM in the Hotel Paka Conference Hall in Velenje, Rudarska ul. 1, Slovenia.
Tuesday, 20th December 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje adopts new strategic plan to boost profitability
Responding to the new business circumstances and the changes in the Group's composition after recent M&A activity, Gorenje Group devised a new strategic plan for the period from 2012 to 2015.
Monday, 19th December 2011, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Gorenje wins the "Portal" award for open public limited company
For the sixteenth year in a row, the Ljubljana Stock Exchange presented the Portal awards to Slovenian companies listed thereon. The jury consisting of representatives of investors and the Ljubljana Stock Exchange, analysts, and journalists presented Gorenje with the Portal open public limited company award.
Tuesday, 13th December 2011, Velenje
Athletes wash their laundry at the RedSet Laundrette by Gorenje
On Sunday, December 11th 2011, Velenje hosted the 18th Cross-country Running European Championship with a record-breaking 534 competitors from 34 countries. After 1999, this was the second time this event took place in Velenje and Gorenje again supported the competition.
Thursday, 8th December 2011, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Gorenje, Geoplin and Energetika Ljubljana launch a joint venture GGE
Gorenje, Geoplin, and Energetika Ljubljana launched a joint venture called GGE this year to offer customers in both private and public sector advanced solutions to improve their energy efficiency and to decrease their power costs by employing the technologies for efficient energy use and use of renewable energy sources.
Wednesday, 7th December 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Mr. Ivan Atelšek, Gorenje's former long-time director, dies
Mr. Ivan Atelšek, age 84, long-time director of Gorenje, also known as the father of Gorenje, died on Tuesday. Mr. Atelšek was Gorenje's director from 1953 till 1980. He was also Supervisory Board Member representing employees from 1997 till 2010.
Friday, 2nd December 2011, Velenje
Gorenje's NextLEVEL event in Romania takes the company to the next level
Gorenje Romania held an event for business partners in late November to celebrate 10th jubilee of the company, the end of a business year and to present the new generation of washing machines and dryers scheduled for launch early in 2012.
Wednesday, 30th November 2011, Velenje
Financial calendar for the year 2012
Gorenje, d.d. is releasing its financial calendar for the year 2012.
Tuesday, 29th November 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Information on major holding of voting rights
The company Nacionalna finančna družba za upravljanje investicijskih skladov, d.o.o., Trdinova 4, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia, informed us on 29th November 2011, that, on 24th November 2011 the sub-fund NFD1, delniški podsklad Krovnega sklada NFD has acquired 70,000 shares issued by the company Gorenje, d.d. The share of all voting rights in the company Gorenje, d.d., increased from 4.6201% to 5.0602%.
Tuesday, 22nd November 2011, Velenje, Ljubljana
New Nordic ski season is under way
On November 21st 2011, Slovenian men's ski jumping and Nordic combination team held a press conference to announce the kick-off of the new World Cup season. The conference took place at the Gorenje showroom in Ljubljana.
Monday, 21st November 2011, Velenje
Silent Revolutions at 6th Slovenian Forum of Innovations
After international presentations of Slovenian contemporary design in London and Eindhoven was the exhibition Silent Revolutions presented to Slovenian public at 6th Slovenian Forum of Innovations in Ljubljana on 22nd and 23rd november 2011. Gorenje plays an integral role in the Silent Revolutions exhibition with its Gorenje Simplicity line.
Thursday, 17th November 2011, Velenje
Gorenje wins three Plus X Awards 2011
Gorenje won three prestigious Plus X Awards 2011 in Germany. Oven with the innovative iChef+ electronic control module won two Plus X awards 2011 and Gorenje's third Plus X award 2011 went to the Gorenje RedSet washing machine.
Friday, 11th November 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Change of the financial calendar for 2011
We are informing the interested public that the Financial calendar of Gorenje, d.d., has changed. Summary of business operations assessment for the year 2011 and Business Plan 2012 will be published on the 20th of December, 2011.
Friday, 11th November 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Correction - Unaudited Interim Report of Gorenje, d.d., and of Gorenje Group for the period January - September 2011
Due to correction made to the tables on page 7, 13 and 15 in the column “Comparable / Jan-Sep 2011” of the report, Gorenje, d. d., is hereby republishing the Unaudited Interim Report of Gorenje, d.d., and of Gorenje Group for the period January - September 2011.
Friday, 11th November 2011, Velenje / Ljubljana, Slovenia
Gorenje annual report the best in terms of communication
On November 10th 2011, Gorenje received the award presented by the Finance Academy and the Finance daily paper for the best annual reports in 2010. The award was received for the best annual report communication among all entries.
Wednesday, 26th October 2011
Slovenian Design Presented during Dutch Design Week in the Netherlands
Yesterday, Mr Leon Marc, the Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia in the Netherlands, officially opened and exhibition of contemporary Slovenian design Silent Revolutions featuring also Gorenje. The keynote speaker at the opening was Mr Hans Ibelings, editor of A10 new European architecture.
Saturday, 22nd October 2011, Velenje / Eindhoven, Nizozemska
Gorenje at the Silent Revolutions exhibition in Eindhoven
After a successful premiere at London Design Festival 2011, the next presentation of the exhibition Silent Revolutions: Contemporary Design in Slovenia will be in Eindhoven in Netherlands, at Zona Ventosa from 22 to 30 October during Dutch Design Week 2011.
Thursday, 20th October 2011, Ljubljana / Velenje
Gorenje wins two Slovenian design awards 2011
Gorenje Simple&Logical washing machine created in year 1995 was inaugurated in the roster of legendary products of Slovenian design at this year's Design Month. Another award - jury's honourable mention for Design of the Year 2011 was presented for Gorenje home appliance control interface.
Monday, 10th October 2011, Velenje / Slovenia, Zaječar / Serbia
Gorenje launches its Zaječar plant
Gorenje has recently launched its plastic sink plant, and washing machine assembly line in the Serbian town of Zaječar.
Wednesday, 5th October 2011, Prague
Ora-Ïto a guest at the Designblok '11 Festival in Prague
Gorenje is currently exhibiting its high end and designer lines at the international design festival Designblok '11, considered one of the major design events in the Czech Republic. Designer Ora-Ïto was a special guest at this year's festival. Gorenje's collections signed by this globally renowned designer are among the most popular ones with the consumers.
Tuesday, 27th September 2011, London
The Exhibition Silent revolutions came to a close
On Sunday, September 25th 2011, the exhibition Silent revolutions: contemporary design in Slovenia, featuring also Gorenje, came to a close. The exhibition was set up at the Dray Walk Gallery, Tent, London, as a part of the London Design Festival, and it was warmly welcomed by the public; in merely four days it was attended by nearly 8,000 visitors.
Monday, 26th September 2011, München, Germany, Velenje/Slovenia
Forty successful years for Gorenje in Germany
Gorenje's sales office in Munich celebrates 40 years of successful operations this year. Germany is one of Gorenje's most important markets in which the Group saw just over EUR 112 million of sales revenue last year.
Saturday, 24th September 2011, London
Opening of the Exhibition of Slovenian Design in London
Last night, the exhibition of contemporary Slovenian design, Silent Revolutions, was opened in London. Opening the event was the Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia in London, His Excellency Mr. Iztok Jarc. Gorenje, the Slovenian manufacturer famed for its creative and inspiring appliances, plays an integral role in the exhibition with its representative Simplicity line.
Thursday, 22nd September 2011, London
Gorenje at the London Design Festival
As a part of this year's London Design Festival, an exhibition of contemporary Slovenian Design, called Silent Revolutions will be open from September 22nd through 25th. Gorenje, the Slovenian manufacturer famed for its creative and inspiring appliances, also plays an integral role in the Silent Revolutions exhibition with its Simplicity line, designed by Gorenje Design Studio.
Wednesday, 21st September 2011, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Gorenje wins CCIS golden award for best innovations
Gorenje received the Best Innovations national golden award by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia for development of top-class Combi 750 appliances. The award ceremony where these highest commendations for innovative achievements of enterprises are presented took place on Tuesday, 20th September 2011.
Wednesday, 21st September 2011, Velenje / Lyon
Gorenje participating at two fairs in France
Gorenje continued its autumn fair presentation activities from 10th to 12th September by participating at the PRO 2011 Fair held at the famous Euroexpo venue in Lyon, one of the 20 top exhibition venues in Europe. In addition, on the 18th and 19th September Gorenje participated at the EXIAL 2011 Fair, also taking place in Lyon.
Friday, 9th September 2011, Velenje / Slovenia, Berlin / Germany
For Gorenje, a successful appearance at the IFA tradeshow
On September 7th, the world's largest consumer electronics and home appliance fair IFA came to a close. Gorenje, attending for the fourth consecutive year since the tradeshow started to include home appliances, is pleased with the results of their presentation.
Monday, 5th September 2011, Berlin, Nemčija
Lively verve at the IFA fair
The IFA consumer electronics and home appliance tradeshow is in full swing and the organizers are expecting the highest attendance today and tomorrow. Happening at the Gorenje exhibition area has also been very dynamic since the opening. Gorenje has already hosted business partners from across the globe and many more are expected tomorrow.
Friday, 2nd September 2011, Berlin / Germany, Velenje / Slovenia
Gorenje at the IFA 2011
Gorenje is successfully combining state-of-the-art know-how and innovative technology into convenient solutions that have convinced even the most demanding users. This year, they return to Berlin's IFA fair, where numerous novelties and innovations are displayed in Hall 1.1, exhibition area 201.
Monday, 29th August 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje's performance in the first half 2011
Gorenje steps up its sales revenue. Profitability challenged by raw and processed material prices. Nevertheless, net profit exceeds last year's figure.
Thursday, 11th August 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Another deal awarded in Hong Kong
Gorenje was successful in a bid for cooperation in yet another real estate project in Hong Kong. The property at hand is developed by Kerry Properties, one of Hong Kong's leading real estate investors. Gorenje was selected as the sole supplier of home appliances for 149 apartments in a new residential building called SOHO189 located next to the very center of Hong Kong.
Monday, 1st August 2011, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Gorenje – Silver Sponsor of the 17th Sarajevo Film Festival
The 17th Sarajevo Film Festival, sponsored this year also by Gorenje, has ended. The Sarajevo festival is known for its excellent program selection and relaxed atmosphere. This year the list of famous and respected names attending the festival included the world famous Hollywood star Angelina Jolie, who was honoured with the Heart of Sarajevo Award.
Friday, 29th July 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Agreement on sale of Gorenje's shareholding in Istrabenz Gorenje comes into force
As all suspensive conditions have been met, the Agreement on disposal of Gorenje, d.d., 46.5507 percent stake in the energy engineering company Istrabenz Gorenje, d.o.o., is effective as of today, July 29th 2011. The buyer of Gorenje's shareholding is Petrol, d.d.
Friday, 8th July 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje Signs Memorandum of Association for the Energy Development Center
Gorenje signed on July 6th 2011 the memorandum of association for the Energy Development Center (EDC) which has already been awarded a EUR 11 million grant from the European Regional Development Fund; total investment will amount to EUR 23 million. By signing the memorandum, Gorenje became a 24-percent shareholder.
Friday, 8th July 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje signed EUR 100 million Schuldscheindarlehensvertrag with Deutsche Bank
The company Gorenje, d.d., signed on the 5th July, 2011, two Schuldscheindarlehen (assignable loan agreements) with Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, acting as arranger and paying agent in the total amount of EUR 100 million. Schuldscheindarlehen is a loan instrument, used for many years in the German-speaking countries. In essence Schuldscheindarlehen is a bilateral loan, privately placed, unlisted and governed by German law.
Wednesday, 6th July 2011, København, Danska
RedSet Laundrette by Gorenje at Roskilde Festival
Several thousand employees at the Roskilde music festival – running since 1971 in the small Danish town after which it’s named – put Gorenje's washers and dryers to the festival test on their workwear yet again this year.
Tuesday, 5th July 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Resolutions passed at the 16th Annual General Meeting of Gorenje, d.d.
The Management Board of Gorenje, d.d., announces the resolutions passed at the 16th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Gorenje.
Wednesday, 29th June 2011, Tbilisi, Gruzija
Gorenje's design promoted in Georgia
On 22 June 2011 Gorenje teamed up with the leading home appliance retailer Elit Electronics from Georgia's capital Tbilisi to organize a special event, promoting Gorenje's designer line home appliances. The spotlight shone on the collection of kitchen appliances designed by the New York-based designer Karim Rashid.
Thursday, 23th June 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje received 6 innovation awards
This year, Gorenje won 6 innovation awards presented by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Savinjsko-šaleška region, five of them were granted on 21. June 2011 in Velenje, and one was granted on 10. June 2011 by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Štajerska region in Maribor. Gorenje received all together one golden, three silver and two bronze awards.
Tuesday, 21st June 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje divests its shareholding in Istrabenz Gorenje
On June 20th afternoon, Gorenje, d.d., signed an agreement to sell its entire stake in the company Istrabenz Gorenje, d.o.o. The buyer of Gorenje's 46.5507-percent share in the said company is Petrol, d.d.
Friday, 17th June 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Organised Collection of Proxies for Shareholders to Exercise Their Voting Rights
Throughout the years, Gorenje, d.d., has been encouraging all shareholders to actively exercise their rights by organised collection of proxies and in accordance with the Slovenian Corporate Governance Code recommendation is announcing that as of today, the company officers authorised to collect proxies.
Tuesday, 14th June 2011, Velenje
Professional care of your home with Gorenje Original Care cleaners
Gorenje has developed and started with sales this spring on Slovenian market with a line of high-quality environmentally friendly professional Gorenje Original Care cleaners allowing perfect care of home appliances, furniture, and other kitchen and bathroom equipment. The cleaners are a result of a two years long development and tests on Gorenje household appliances in own laboratories.
Friday, 3th June 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Notice regarding the Shareholders Assembly convocation
Company Management Board and Supervisory Board hereby inform the shareholders that the Shareholders Assembly of Gorenje, d.d., initially scheduled for Friday, July 1st 2011, has been rescheduled to take place on Tuesday, July 5th 2011, for technical reasons.
Wednesday, 1st June 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
The 16th Shareholder's Assembly Meeting of Gorenje, d.d.
The Management Board and the Supervisory Board of Gorenje, d.d., hereby convene the 16th Shareholder's Assembly Meeting of Gorenje, d.d., to be held on Friday, July 1st 2011 at 11 AM in the Hotel Paka Conference Hall in Velenje, Rudarska ul. 1, Slovenia
Monday, 30th May 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje's operating results for the first quarter
Gorenje Group sales revenues in the first three months of the year amounted to EUR 370.2 million which is 27.2% more than in the corresponding period last year. Thus, the Group completed nearly 24% of the annual plan for sales revenues. Russia and Ukraine were the best performing markets. Operations of the Group and the industry as a whole were challenged by escalating prices of raw materials.
Wednesday, 25th May 2011, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Gorenje is a Trusted Brand
On 24th May 2011 Mladinska knjiga and the editorial board of the Reader's Digest magazine held a festive award ceremony to present 38 Trusted Brand awards 2011 to the most trusted brands in Slovenia, as voted by the consumers from among 6,997 entries. Gorenje received the Trusted Brand award for the fifth consecutive year.
Friday, 13th May 2011, Valjevo/Serbia, Velenje/Slovenia
Gorenje granted financial incentive by the Serbian Government for the Valjevo plant
The Minister of Forestry and Regional Development of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Nebojša Čirić, and the managing director of Gorenje's subsidiary in Valjevo Mr. Mirko Meža, signed today an Annex to the Agreement on an FDI Grant. The purpose of the grant in the amount of EUR 400,000 is the provision of permanent employment for 200 persons.
Friday, 13th May 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Information on major holding of voting rights
The company KD Skladi, družba za upravljanje, d.o.o., Celovška cesta 206, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia, informed us on 12th May, 2011, that, on 5th May, 2011 the fund KD Galileo, fleksibilna struktura naložb has disposed 214,000 shares issued by the company Gorenje, d.d.
Wednesday, 11th May 2011, London, Velika Britanija
Gorenje's Retro collection wins a Get Connected Award 2011
Gorenje’s hugely popular Retro refrigeration collection has received a Get Connected Product of the Year Award 2011. Voted for by the UK industry professionals who read Get Connected magazine, the awards recognise the products deemed to be the ‘best of the best’.
Friday, 22nd April 2011, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Gorenje wins the Best Enterprise Award
40 reporters from the business and economics editorial boards of Slovenian media companies voted Gorenje as the best enterprise in 2010. The Best Enterprise Award was presented to Gorenje on April 20th 2011 at the opening ceremony of the Kapital tradeshow, held for the 17th consecutive year by the Kapital magazine.
Tuesday, 19th April 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
The 10th Supervisory Board Meeting of Gorenje, d.d.
At their session held today, Gorenje Supervisory Board adopted the audited consolidated Annual Report of the Gorenje Group and the Annual Report of the parent company Gorenje, d.d., for 2010, and confirmed the proposal on the allocation of distributable profit for 2010.
Monday, 18th April 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
First kitchen studio Kuchyně Gorenje opened in Czech Republic
Gorenje started to build a network of branded professional kitchen studios in Czech Republic in order to boost sales of kitchen furniture and home appliances. The first model kitchen studio Kuchyně Gorenje opened on April 15, 2011 in City Park Jihlava.
Friday, 15th April 2011, Velenje / Maribor
Gorenje Surovina celebrates its 60th anniversary
On April 13th 2011, Narodni dom in Maribor hosted the festivity celebrating the 60th anniversary of Gorenje Surovina. The event was attended by many notable businesspeople, politicians, business partners, and employees. It included an award ceremony for the "Creativity Using Waste"contest with entries from Maribor's elementary schools, and a performance by the band The Stroj.
Tuesday, 12th April 2011, Celje, Slovenia
Gold and Silver Forma Tool Medal
From April 12th to 15th, Celje is hosting the 11th Forma Tool where Gorenje Orodjarna (toolmaking plant) won the highest honours for their two tools. Gold Medal was awarded for the transfer metal shaping tool, and Silver Medal for washing machine door frame injection tool. Gorenje Orodjarna exhibition area is located in Hall K, No. 10.
Tuesday, 12th April 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje launches its new brand Gorenje+
This spring, Gorenje is introducing a new brand to select European markets: the Gorenje+. High-end built-in kitchen appliances developed especially for this brand aim to boost Gorenje's presence in the distribution channel of specialized kitchen studios which allow a higher return on sales.
Saturday, 9th April 2011, Velenje / Slovenia, Hong Kong / China
Gorenje extends operations in Hong Kong
Gorenje has started working with one of the leading real estate developers in Hong Kong, the Henderson Land Development Co. Apartments in "The Gloucester" high-rise building currently developed by the Hong Kong company and scheduled for completion by the end of next year will be equipped with Gorenje's designer line appliances.
Friday, 8th April 2011, Velenje, Slovenia/ Lyon, France
At the Saddec International Tradeshow in Lyon
From April 8th to 11th, Gorenje is making its appearance at Saddec, France's largest international kitchen industry fair taking place at the renowned Eurexpo exhibition center in Lyon. This is Gorenje's first appearance at the French market with the iChef oven which is displayed during the fair at a special location, among the nominees for the innovation of the year.
Monday, 4th April 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Ambassadors visiting Gorenje admired the SmarTable
On Thursday, March 31st 2011, a group of foreign ambassadors responded to the initiative by the Regional Development Agency of the Savinjsko-Šaleška (SAŠA) region, Institute for Promotion of Synergy, Subsidiarity, and Solidarity, and mayors of the municipalities of the SAŠA region, and accepted the invitation to visit Velenje. Their visit also included a presentation of the Gorenje Group and their products.
Wednesday, 30th March 2011, London, United Kingdom
Gorenje awarded Best Eco Washing Machine by Good Housekeeping magazine
Gorenje has been awarded Best Eco Washing Machine by the Good Housekeeping magazine in the February 2011 issue. Good Housekeeping praised Gorenje’s WA 60125 for being the most energy efficient washing machine on test, costing just 0,09 € for a 40°C cotton wash. It was also the most water efficient using only 54 litres on average for a standard wash.
Monday, 28th March 2011, Velenje
Red Dot design awards for Gorenje, Atag, and Asko
Three brands of Gorenje Group's brand portfolio won the coveted red dot design award this year: Gorenje, Atag and Asko. The first won the award for its iChef control module, the second for the glass ceramic gas hob of the Magna line, and the latter for the Classic line of dishwashers. Red dot award was also presented to Gorenje Design Studio.
Monday, 28th March 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Winning solutions of Gorenje design contest at the Elementare studio
The winning solutions of Gorenje's Smart Kitchen Accessories Contest, designed in the spirit of the Simplicity trend, will be exhibited from March 15th to May 31st 2011 in downtown Ljubljana, on Resljeva Street near the Zmajski most (the Dragon Bridge), in the showroom of the Elementare studio.
Wednesday, 23th March 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje awarded the 2011 Trusted Brand
Gorenje won the Trusted Brand award for the fifth consecutive year. The award is presented to those brands that the consumers have the most confidence in. In this year's research, 69% of 1005 respondents in the survey selected Gorenje as the most trustworthy home appliance brand in Slovenia.
Monday, 21st March 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
End of Nordic ski season stirs emotions
On Sunday, March 20th 2011, the 2010/2011 Nordic ski season came to a close. In Planica, Slovenia, Slovenian ski jumpers won bronze in the team event and Robert Kranjec won silver in the individual competition. At the last event in cross country world cup in Falun, Sweden, Petra Majdič finished the last race of her professional career.
Wednesday, 16th March 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje at the Wohnen und Interieur fair in Vienna
From March 12th to 20th 2011, Gorenje is exhibiting at the central Austrian tradeshow for home and interior equipment, the Wohnen und Interieur in Vienna. The exhibition area spanning 112 square meters includes the line of kitchen appliances dubbed Gorenje designed by Karim Rashid, retro refrigerators in all nine colours, and – for the first time in Austria – the new Gorenje+ line.
Wednesday, 16th March 2011, Velenje/Essen
Gorenje's iChef control module wins the red dot
Gorenje's innovative iChef oven control module received an honourable mention at the eminent international Red Dot Design Award. The jury was impressed by the carefully thought out solutions of details.
Tuesday, 15th March 2011, Velenje/Slovenia, Frankfurt/Germany
Gorenje at the ISH Tradeshow in Frankfurt
At this year's ISH Tradeshow in Frankfurt from March 15th to 19th, Gorenje extends its regular program of electric water heaters, heat pumps, radiators, and solar systems with the latest developments in water heater and heat pump technology. This time, Gorenje's exhibition area at the tradeshow includes new heat pumps, a result of in-house manufacturing, which will hit the markets this spring. Gorenje's stand is located in Hall 9.0, exhibition area No. D83.
Friday, 11th March 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje wraps up the year 2010 with solid results
Despite persistently harsh economic conditions and mounting costs of raw and processed materials, Gorenje Group improved profitability and increased its markets shares last year. The Group generated a total of EUR 1.38 billion of sales revenues, an increase of 16.5 percent over 2009. Net profit amounted to EUR 20 million. Gorenje outpaced the average home appliance market growth by 2.8 percentage point and sold nearly 90 percent of products under own brands, the most thus far. The unaudited consolidated financial statement of the Group and the parent company was presented to the Supervisory Board at today's meeting.
Tuesday, 8th March 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Slovenian ski jumpers won bronze in Oslo
At the last ski jumping challenge in Oslo on Saturday, 5 March 2011, Slovenian ski jumpers Robert Kranjec, Jernej Damjan, Peter Prevc and Jurij Tepeš won a bronze medal in ski jumps team challenge. On Monday, 7 March 2011, Gorenje prepared a warm reception to all Oslo winners at the Gorenje headquarters.
Friday, 4th March 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Petra Majdič won bronze in Oslo
On Wednesday, 23 February 2011, FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Oslo, Norway, started and will last until the end of this week. Petra Majdič won a bronze medal in individual sprint free run on Thursday, 24 February 2011.
Thursday, 3th March 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Marko Mrzel is new Gorenje Management Board Member
Marko Mrzel is new Gorenje Management Board Member
Wednesday, 23th February 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Nordic World Ski Championships starts in Oslo today
FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2011 starts in Oslo today and will take place until 6 March 2011. First challenge for Slovenian female ski runers will be on Thursday, 24 February 2011, and first challenge for male ski jumpers on Saturday, 26 February 2011.
Monday, 14th February 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
New medals in world cup ski run challenges
On 5 February 2011 Slovenian ski runners Vesna Fabjan and Katja Višnjar won a golden and a silver medal in the world cup individual sprint free ski run challenge in Ribinsk, Russia.
Thursday, 10th February 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Pink knight Karim Rashid visiting Budapest
The New York star designer Karim Rashid visited the MOME University of Art and Design in Budapest on February 3rd 2011. In his lecture on desgin he also presented kitchen appliances set he designed for Gorenje, which was also exhibeted in the MOME Gallery between 2nd and 4th of February 2011.
Wednesday, 9th February 2011, Velenje/Slovenia, Sarajevo/Bosnia and Herzegovina
Gorenje opens its first after-sales service unit in Bosnia and Herzegovina
On Tuesday, February 1st 2011, Gorenje opened in Sarajevo its first after-sales service unit in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The unit is an upgrade to the existing network of authorized service centres. The newly employed team of Gorenje's own service technicians will cover Sarajevo and nearby municipalities.
Thursday, 27th January 2011, Velenje/Slovenia, Zaječar/Serbia
Gorenje signs preliminary agreement on investment in Zaječar
Gorenje President and CEO Mr. Franjo Bobinac, vice president of the Serbian government and Minster of Economy and regional development of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Mlađan Dinkić, and mayor of the City of Zaječar Mr. Boško Ničić signed today in Zaječar a preliminary agreement on Gorenje's investment in this city.
Monday, 24th January 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Gorenje is planning an investment in Zaječar
Upon receiving the information from the Ministry of Economy and Regional Development of the Republic of Serbia on the possibility of investing into an existing industrial complex in Zaječar, Gorenje diligently and thoroughly examined the offer presented and negotiated with the Serbian Ministry and the authorities of the City of Zaječar in the recent weeks the starting points for a successful implementation of this investment project.
Friday, 21st January 2011, Köln, Germany
iChef+: Revolutionary Oven Touch Control
At LivingKitchen 2011, Gorenje has showcased its unique iChef+ oven module with a large colour display that allows selecting the functions simply by sliding your finger across the screen. A global innovation, iChef+ features the patent-protected most powerful computer control system ever used in an oven.
Thursday, 20th January 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Eleventh Gorenje Studio opened in Serbia
End of December, Gorenje opened in the town of Šabac in Western Serbia its eleventh Gorenje showroom in Serbia. This latest showroom extends over an area of 650 square meters, offering the entire range of home products – from major appliances to kitchen furniture – in one place.
Monday, 17th January 2011, Cologne/Germany
Gorenje exhibits its best at LivingKitchen 2011 in Cologne
Gorenje is taking part in the LivingKitchen, the new international kitchen event premiering on January 18th and lasting through January 23rd 2011, parallel to the IMM Cologne 2011 fair.
Thursday, 13th January 2011, Velenje, Slovenia
Petra Majdič is the Slovenian of the year 2010
On Tuesday, January 11th 2011, Petra Majdič, the first lady of cross country skiing, received the title "Slovenian of the Year 2010" as voted for the 23rd consecutive year by the readers of the Jana magazine. Gorenje congratulates Mrs. Majdič on this honour.
Friday, 7th January 2011, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Commendation for years of investment into development of Slovenian sports
Gorenje was awarded a commendation for years of investment into development of Slovenian sports, presented by the Sports & Media Festival sponsored by the Slovenian Olympic Committee. Accepting the award at the ceremony held in Ljubljana on January 5th was Mr. Drago Bahun, Gorenje Management Board member.
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