ELKO EP won the Czech Superbrands Business award 2020
ELKO EP again defended its position among the Czech “superbrands” this year. It has been awarded the globally respected Czech Business Superbrands 2020 award, which is awarded by an expert jury based on identical criteria in more than 90 countries.
The expert group appreciated the company's reputation, product quality and exceptional market position. In recent years, the Holešov Company has been one of the world's leading manufacturers of electronic devices and intelligent electrical installations. In the Czech Republic, it maintains up to 85% of the market for electrical relays and is the second largest manufacturer in Europe. At the same time, it has been developing a number of its own patents in the field of smart technologies and the Internet of Things. Its intelligent electrical installation iNELS are then exported to more than 70 countries around the world and are a common part of newly built or refurbished hotels, offices and modern buildings.
“Defending the position among the superbrands is, of course, a great boost in today's crazy time when the whole world is struggling with a coronavirus pandemic - and logically it is affecting our business. On the other hand, it is also proof that our business has a sound basis. We can rely on our own development and production, which are important evaluation criteria for the Superbrands jury. Customers can perceive the award as proof that our products are working, they have an excellent reputation and that they are not going to go wrong with our products,”says Jiří Konečný, Managing Director and founder of ELKO EP. Year or Global Exporter of the Year.
Superbrands is the most respected independent global authority in the field of brand evaluation and valuation. Supebrands is a sign of special status and recognition of the brand's excellent position in the local market. The Superbrands Seal are only earnt by brands with an outstanding reputation - customers associate significant values with them and have a personal relationship with them. Since its inception in the UK, the project has gained worldwide recognition, and today the Superbrands Award is recognized as a special award that, based on unified criteria and methods, and annually identifies the best of the best brands on five continents.
Information about the company
ELKO EP is one of the world's leading manufacturers of electronic equipment for residential, office and industrial automation. We have been supplying the world over for the past 27 years; our main domain is primarily relays, but we also supply wireless products and IoT products. But we're not just focused on products; we also propose comprehensive and highly effective solutions.
Our branches are located in 13 countries around the world, but all developments and production takes place in our own premises in Holešov. Thanks to this background, we have received several important awards, such as the Visionary of the Year 2015 or the Global Exporter in 2016.