News > MESSAGE FROM THE CEO VIRAX
VIRAX S.A.S. has been operating in the market for more than 90 years and was until October 2011 part of the international Stanley Black &Decker Group listed at the New York Stock Exchange. Since then, Virax S.A.S belongs to Rothenberger AG, world leader in our industry sector.
In 2011, VIRAX S.A.S. achieved with a headcount of about 200 employees more than 70 % of its sales in the French market, turning the company into the leading national supplier of pipe tools for sanitary, heating, roofing and maintenance.
Today, numerous major French and European customers as well as many trade associations trust in the quality and reliability of VIRAX tools. Those tools are mainly produced by our company (in Epernay, France) that is certified ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 using extensively Lean Manufacturing organization. VIRAX will remain independent as an individual brand on the market, and beyond our 3500 products exported in more than 45 countries, will continue to expand its presence on the market through innovation, marketing initiatives and total quality service to you and as well to your customers.
I am very pleased to tell you that in the past 6 months, we independently attended 3 important Trade Shows in France, Germany and Italy. We also reinforced first our product marketing team to provide you with innovations and new solutions, second our operational marketing team to help you drive the right promotions and communication to your customers and third our sales force to serve you better.
You will receive in April our newsletter which will give you all the details about the positive events happening at VIRAX. As our loyal customer, you have of course access to all our resources (training, marketing, new products, visit our manufacturing facility, testing center...) and I will be very happy to welcome you in Epernay (region of Champagne) to introduce you to all the latest actions taken at VIRAX to grow towards excellence and become an even better Partner.
I strongly believe that VIRAX is the right Partner to help you grow profitably your business.
On behalf of all the employees of Virax, I want to thank you for your support and trust.
Should you have any questions, please contact me on: email@example.com
March, 19th 2012