Sioen Industries is a diversified stock quoted group with an extensive portfolio of products and activities: spinning, weaving and coating, manufacturing of clothing, production of fine chemicals and processing of technical textiles. Vertical and horizontal integration, diversification and permanent growth have driven us since 1960.
Sioen Industries is:
- The world leader in coated technical textiles
- Strong specialisation in high end technical apparel
- Specialist in fine chemicals
- Global player in the processing of technical textiles
Our business statement
We will continuously optimise the conversion of:
- customised technical fabrics
- foil sheets through our unique and cost effective vertically integrated process capabilities, up to and including
- the transformation into finished products.
We will focus on global B-to-B customers and professional users in order to assure continuity, risk-spreading and profitable growth for all our stakeholders. We will do the above in a dynamic environment, through flexible and quick response to the market, focussed R&D efforts and a global sales and production presence.
In addition, we will develop environmental friendly coating and converting technologies to set a winning standard for primarily green safety and protective products to create sustainable profitable growth.
Our areas of expertise
We must excel at R&D collaboration across the entire organisation in order to benefit from and optimise the knowledge/expertise and to develop new profitable growth products/solutions and process cost savings.
We must excel at continuous improvement of our production processes and know-how to keep and make them state-of-the-art, cost effective and flexible and to achieve the right quality requirements.
We must excel at detecting and understanding current and future market needs in order to develop customised solutions and bring them timely (faster than competition) to the market.
Global growth coordination
We must excel at integrating and coordinating our new sales force and production investments in order to maximise their effectiveness for the group and to avoid overlap or wasted resources.
Our core values
All Sioen companies have as their core values integrity, fairness, honesty and respect in all aspects of their business. Sioen Industries expects the same from all its business partners.
- Vertical integration, making us independent of outside suppliers, giving us a major technical advantage and better R&D.
- Technical expertise. Sioen products predominate where technical specifications are decisive.
- A “hands-on”, unbureaucratic corporate culture.