A UNIVERSE OF 50 COMPANIES WITH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL REPRESENTATION IN 6 BUSINESS AREAS

ESG AT THE CENTRE OF GOVERNANCE

BEL GROUP REINFORCES NETWORK OF PHOTOVOLTAIC PANELS

Today 150 photovoltaic panels were installed at the BEL Group headquarters, in order to promote energy self-consumption in the building.
In total we are left with 817 panels, distributed among the various companies of the Group, which ensure the sustainability of the electric fleet.

“In this way, by harnessing a clean and free resource like solar energy, BEL Group is able to produce its own energy, be self-sufficient and be 100% green ensuring a positive impact on the communities where it operates.”

Marco Galinha, CEO of the BEL Group

GRUPO BEL MARKS WOMEN'S DAY WITH MURAL CELEBRATING GENDER EQUALITY

The Grupo BEL unveiled the mural “Feminist Flamingo, 2023” by the artist Bordalo II, a work created to mark Women’s Day and celebrate Gender Equality, which combines pieces from the Small Trash Animals series with the artist’s most interventive series, Provocative.

Marco Galinha, CEO of the Grupo BEL opened the inauguration session, welcoming all those present, addressing a special greeting to all women, in which he highlighted that “International Women’s Day makes us reflect on values that are structural to any society and any organisation: equality and freedom”.

WE CREATE SOCIAL VALUE, WE ARE PRESENT

Marco Galinha opens the 6th edition of the Portugal Mobi Summit

The Global Media Group (GMG) and EDP, in partnership with the Brisa Group, Fidelidade, Cascais City Council and Lisbon City Council, are organising the sixth edition of the Portugal Mobi Summit. The summit, dedicated to the theme Towards a Net Zero World – Transition Challenges, takes place at the National Coach Museum in Lisbon on September 22.

Since 2018, the Portugal Mobi Summit has been an initiative promoted by GMG and a privileged stage for meeting stakeholders from across the mobility ecosystem. The summit, which is part of European Mobility Week, brings together leading voices in Lisbon on topics such as sustainable mobility, smart cities, and energy transition.

New Famões Poupança Store opening

The Cash & Carry retail chain Amaral & Filhos opened its new Poupança shop today. The new space, located in the industrial area of Famões, marks the beginning of a new cycle of Poupança shops. The Marketing team bet on a renovation of the shop’s image, creating a visual identity for the space. A comprehensive strategy, visible not only in the external space, but also in the entire layout of the commercial space, shop tops, directional signage, communication supports (leaflets) and digital platforms (website and social networks).

Everything provides a differentiated experience for the customer and the shop workers, as Rui Caldeira, Manager, confirms, “the marketing team did an excellent job”.

WE CREATE SOCIAL VALUE, WE ARE PRESENT

VASP and Tribuna da História at the Book Fair

VASP is present at the 93rd edition of the Book Fair, that takes place from May 25th to June 11th, at Parque Eduardo VII, in Lisbon, with 2 stands of its own (B30 and B31).
Here you will be able to find a wide literary offer of the nearly 50 publishers represented by VASP, as well as the Tribuna da História, publisher recently acquired by the BEL Group and that will have on display its most recent releases.
“The Republicanization of the Monarchy”, by Fátima Bonifácio, “The War and Changes”, by António Telo and “The End of the Portuguese State of India”, by Francisco Cabral Couto, are three of the publisher’s highlights.

Marco Galinha opens the last day of the Sustainability and Society Forum

Marco Galinha was present at the opening of the second and last day of the Sustainability and Society Forum, an initiative of the Global Media Group (GMG) in partnership with Galp, Caixa Geral de Depósitos, INATEL Foundation, BEL Group and Matosinhos City Hall. This International Summit had a remarkable panel of participants and was an important stage for the debate of ideas and where ways to build a more sustainable and inclusive future were presented.

Active Space Technologies develops technology for JUICE probe

Active Space Technologies, a Grupo BEL universe company, has collaborated on the Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE) mission, a European Space Agency (ESA) project that aims to study Jupiter’s space system. The probe, which will be launched from French Guiana on April 13 towards Jupiter is equipped with state-of-the-art technology including a mean gain antenna (MGA) guidance and adjustment mechanism, produced by Active Space’s team.

Active Space Technologies was responsible for the delivery of JUICE’s medium gain antenna (MGA) pointing mechanism, ensuring the co-engineering, manufacturing, assembly, verification and testing of all models (validation and flight).

Bel Group, Bronze Sponsor of the 2nd edition of ESG WEEK

The second edition of ESG WEEK, an initiative of the APEE – Portuguese Association for Business Ethics, will take place between April 17 and 21, with the Grupo BEL as Bronze Sponsor. The aim of the initiative is to debate the issue of Sustainability and how one can invest and protect the environment and build a more sustainable world, guided by solid ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) policies.

Follow all the information on the website – https://esgportugal.pt/

Participation is free of charge, but subject to registration: https://lnkd.in/eAVDfY6G

CASH & CARRY BUSINESS EXPANDS THE GROUP'S AREA OF OPERATION

The BEL Group has just acquired exclusive control of the company Amaral & Filhos Distribuição, S.A., a company that distributes and wholesales food products, as authorised by the Competition Authority, in an operation carried out through the vehicle company EDA – Empresa de Distribuição Alimentar.

ARCHIVE OF THE DAILY NEWSPAPER "DIARIO DE NOTÍCIAS" ON DISPLAY AT THE MUSEUM OF THE NAVY

The BEL Group is the main sponsor of the exhibition “DN Tesouro Nacional” (National Treasure), an initiative that aims to show society a century-old view of the most important moments in the history of Portugal and the world. The exhibition will be on display at the Museu da Marinha from 17 December until 28 February 2023 (from 10am to 5pm).

The BEL Group is the main sponsor of the exhibition “DN Tesouro Nacional” (National Treasure), an initiative that aims to show society a century-old view of the most important moments in the history of Portugal and the world. The exhibition will be on display at the Museu da Marinha from 17 December until 28 February 2023 (from 10am to 5pm).

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