Desch Plantpak (Desch HC) winner of the Best Managed Company award

Jan 03, 2017

By Deloitte

Desch Plantpak (Desch HC) in The Netherlands was winner of the Best Managed Company award. Every year Deloitte search for the best managed companies among medium and large businesses; companies are judged based on the Business Maturity Model that was developed with the University of Utrecht. Deloitte in The Netherlands has been running the program for almost 10 years, while it’s only the first time that Desch Plantpak participated, and immediately made it to be one of the winners.

Jan Willem Wieringa, Managing Director of Desch Plantpak commented: “We are very proud to have qualified as Best Managed Company; it confirms that we are on the right track! We will continue to develop sustainable products for the professional horticulture.”

LMI has invested in Desch since 2006 and in 2010 acquired Epla which was integrated. Desch Plantpak is a leading manufacturer of thermoformed plastic containers, trays and injection molded containers for the greenhouse industry in Europe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, the company operates from four manufacturing sites that serve growers and distributors across continental Europe, the UK, and beyond. As an early convert to the use of recycled and bio-based polymers, the company is a pioneer in efficient, sustainable manufacturing.

The Best Managed Companies 2016-2017 are known. The BMC various studies are 63 companies emerged as Best Managed Company. The best managed companies in the Dutch small and large companies can call themselves a year’s ‘Best Managed Company’. Deloitte organized the program this year for the ninth consecutive year. Browse through the list BMC.