1928 - 2013 Celebrating 85 years of success [13/10/2016]
After GB Boucherie nv. had been in operation for fifty years, the then president, Lionel Boucherie, wrote the following words:
"Our company can look back on a history of over half a century. There were good days and bad days. The creation of new designs and the satisfaction when the results of our efforts met with our goals, our love for the technical science and its achievements, and our concern for the well-being of those we employ, were the moving forces that gave us the energy and the perseverance to continue and to reach our present level.
Our current position as one of the world leaders in our industry proves that we have been successful in the past and that we do not hesitate to be innovative even in difficult situations.
We take this opportunity to thank sincerely all our employees for their enduring efforts, and also our customers spread all over the world, for their lasting confidence.
We dare hope that they will continue to work with us in the same cooperative spirit.
We wish and hope that our company will endure and grow in the same spirit of creativity and renewal to the benefit of all those concerned"
Another thirty-five years have passed since these words were penned. The spirit embodied in Lionel's writing endures to this day, it will continue to be our guiding light...
Read here the complete article as it appeared on "Broom Brush & Mop" magazine, centennial yearbook 1912 - 2012