Captain Denim wins the San Juan 2019 Award for the Innovative Company in Quality and Environment

Captain Denim wins the San Juan 2019 Award for the Innovative Company in Quality and Environment

The president of the Confederation of Entrepreneurs of Albacete -FEDA-, Artemio P茅rez, has announced the decision of the jury of the San Juan Business Awards 2019-XX Edition, whose delivery gala will take place on June 28 at the Palace of Congresses City of Albacete.

Thus, the company Captain Denim has been awarded in the category of Innovative Company in Quality and Environment, thanks to the constant evolution of the production processes that it has carried out focused on minimizing the impact that the industry has on the environment.

For years, the denim company has been working with renewable energies: solar panels as support and biomass as the main energy source, using organic matter such as almond shells, peach pits or olives, to put all the factory's machinery into operation.

Likewise, Captain Denim has implemented different innovative manufacturing processes with which it has managed to produce ecological, sustainable and high-quality garments. The company from Albacete works with certified organic and recycled cotton fabrics.

Captain Denim is currently working with Aitex on a new R&D project through which it will implement a process that favors a reduction in water consumption -more than 80%- and in the generation of wastewater -more than 90%- compared to traditional processes. In addition, they are jointly developing a series of projects with natural dyes from different plants.

Awarded

As published by the president of FEDA, the winners of the San Juan Awards 2019-XX Edition are:

  • 聽聽聽聽聽 Family Business: Talleres Chinares, SL
  • 聽聽聽聽聽 Company in New Technologies and Innovation: Mifarma
  • 聽聽聽聽聽 Exporting Company: Pistachios from La Mancha, SL
  • 聽聽聽聽聽 Innovative Company in Quality and Environment: Captain Denim
  • 聽聽聽聽聽 Young Entrepreneur: 脕ngel Rold谩n, Tom谩s Gonz谩lez and Francisco Javier Flores 鈥揊lyworkdrone-
  • 聽聽聽Woman Entrepreneur: Emilia Parre帽o, Teresa Parre帽os and Sacramento Chumillas 鈥揂dit3 Soluciones-
  • Traditional Company: Joafranpa, SL
  • Promotion of Albacete: Elisa Belmonte 鈥揝oprano-
  • Business Association: Caudete Trade Association
  • Entrepreneurial Initiative Award: X Love of Art, Plastic and Creative Arts Workshop -Rosa Gonz谩lez-
  • Social Responsibility Award: San Gin茅s-Asprona Sports Club
  • Business Merit Award: Abelardo Monedero 鈥揂lbacete Agr铆cola, SL-
  • Jury Mention: Bodegas Vitivinos, SCL
  • Jury Mention: Mar铆a Jos茅 Navarro 鈥揓ournalist-
  • Jury Special Mention: CHUA Transplant Unit

Jury

According to the bases of these Awards, the Jury that awards the Awards is made up of nine members: Four representatives of the Executive Committee of FEDA, three representatives of the Public Administration -local, regional and state-, a representative of the University and a representative of the sponsoring entity or institution of the respective prize. The number of members is always odd. The Jury is chaired by the president of FEDA himself and the Confederation's secretary, Vicente Garc铆a Mart铆nez, acts as secretary.

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