GÖKÇELİK WINS DESIGN WEEK IN TURKEY'S GOOD DESIGN AWARD
For many years, Gökçelik has emphasised the importance of investing in qualified human resources as well as technology in every platform. Gökçelik's young design team – Seda Sağınç, Merve Sırım and Gizen Saray – combining years of experience with a flair for modern lines, entered three products in the Good Design Competition held by Design Week In Turkey.
Gizem Saray's Vegetable Stand, one of the fine designs taking part in the competition, received a Good Design Award.
After 42 years keeping pace with innovation since the foundation of his company, Yalçın Aras made a statement on the Awards, stating that Turkey must be a country that produces and exports design ideas as well as the added value of product technology, to which end he has signed off on many more innovations.
BUSIAD AWARD FOR VOCATIONAL SERVICE GOES TO YALCIN ARAS
The 23rd BUSIAD Dogan Ersoy and Achievement Awards organised by the Bursa Industrialists & Businesspersons Association were presented this year at the Almira Hotel.
The BUSIAD Vocational Award was given to Gokcelik Co. Ltd. Chairperson, Yalcin Aras. With the slogan, “Everywhere the Shelf Exists,” Yalcin Aras, Chairman of the Gokcelik Board of Directors, continues multiplying successes that have culminated in contributions to the country's economy. Yalcin Aras, while affirming the motivation that such awards provide, stated that mass production of the GDS Brand has started, by saying, “'High Rack Shelves Carry a High Responsibility'. We have devoted 20,000 square metres to the production of warehouse systems. With a total of 30,000 square metres of enclosed space and an investment of 50 million TL, our 4 factories are producing shelf systems with the latest technology.” Through automation and information processing technologies we aim to implement Industry 4.0 in our 4th factory, and continue to produce solutions for Warehouse Systems. I would like to thank all those who think we deserve this prize. After this, our investment will go on.”
GÖKÇELİK INVESTS 15 MILLION DOLAR IN WAREHOUSE SYSTEMS PRODUCTION
Taking the first step towards Industry 4.0 with its fourth factory, Gökçelik’s Chief Executive Officer Yalçın Aras says, ‘’The 15 million Dolar investment in the new warehouse systems factory turns us into a mass producer with market share and export expansion in our sights.”
GÖKÇELİK CELEBRATES ITS 41TH YEAR WITH ITS EMPLOYEES AND SUPPLIERS.
Chairman of the board Yalçın ARAS express his feeling in the speech; “I start the business with a chair and an electric calculator. It were the riches for me that day. We are talking about machines that can be remotely controlled today. We revise ourselves according to the conditions of the day. Gökçelik brand is 40 years old and it has very important experiences and knowledge in the retail sector "
The night ends with the represent 5-10-15-20 year employees trophy and gifts.