Guimarães: Innovation, knowledge, industrialization and competitiveness.

The Municipality of Guimarães is located in the District of Braga, belongs to the sub-region of Ave River Valley, bounded to the north and northwest by the municipalities of Póvoa de Lanhoso and Braga, respectively, to the southwest by Santo Tirso, to the south and southwest by Felgueiras and Vizela, to the east by the municipality of Fafe and the west by Vila Nova de Famalicão.

It has a total area of 241.05 km2, distributed by its 48 parishes. It is a densely populated county with about 160,000 inhabitants, being one of the youngest in Europe.

Guimarães affirms itself as one of the so-called medium-sized cities of the country that has been assuming a leading role in the attractiveness and competitiveness of Portuguese cities, and in the valorization of its singularities - for example, in the process of heritage regeneration , - now for its thematic capacity, or for the attraction and endowment of the urban space of relevant equipment and services - hospital, university, cultural center-, with direct expression in the improvement of the quality of life of its inhabitants, and also for its strategic importance to the region where it is inserted.

Currently, the municipality of Guimarães is one of the most industrialized regions of the country and, consequently, an employer of abundant labor in the secondary sector. Available labor force is young, with strong female participation thus, the municipality of Guimarães considers fundamental: innovation / knowledge, industrialization and competitiveness, definition of rules of urban intervention, compatibility of the industrial fabric, and articulation with the various promoters. It is intended a functional and sustainable interaction, taking into account ecological and environmental, improvement of infrastructure / restructuring..

Guimarães: Innovation, knowledge, industrialization and competitiveness.

The Municipality of Guimarães is located in the District of Braga, belongs to the sub-region of Ave River Valley, bounded to the north and northwest by the municipalities of Póvoa de Lanhoso and Braga, respectively, to the southwest by Santo Tirso, to the south and southwest by Felgueiras and Vizela, to the east by the municipality of Fafe and the west by Vila Nova de Famalicão.

It has a total area of 241.05 km2, distributed by its 48 parishes. It is a densely populated county with about 160,000 inhabitants, being one of the youngest in Europe.

Guimarães affirms itself as one of the so-called medium-sized cities of the country that has been assuming a leading role in the attractiveness and competitiveness of Portuguese cities, and in the valorization of its singularities - for example, in the process of heritage regeneration , - now for its thematic capacity, or for the attraction and endowment of the urban space of relevant equipment and services - hospital, university, cultural center-, with direct expression in the improvement of the quality of life of its inhabitants, and also for its strategic importance to the region where it is inserted.

Currently, the municipality of Guimarães is one of the most industrialized regions of the country and, consequently, an employer of abundant labor in the secondary sector. Available labor force is young, with strong female participation thus, the municipality of Guimarães considers fundamental: innovation / knowledge, industrialization and competitiveness, definition of rules of urban intervention, compatibility of the industrial fabric, and articulation with the various promoters. It is intended a functional and sustainable interaction, taking into account ecological and environmental, improvement of infrastructure / restructuring..

GMR Brand | GMR Branding

 

Lavoro with the GMR Brand

From Guimarães to the world. This is the starting point of the "Guimarães Marca" project. Through this program of affirmation and promotion of the economic and cultural fabric of the county, promoted by the Division of Economic Development, the Municipality of Guimarães intends to spread the "Guimarães Marca" seal across five continents, anchoring this goal in the vast business fabric of the region. The initiative starts with a wide range of companies that have joined, from the outset, the "Guimarães Marca" project.

The group of companies that joined the initial phase of the project are characterized by being prestigious organizations with a leading position in sectors such as home textiles, footwear, cutlery, clothing and cardboard at the national level and, in their Majority, exports 90 percent of the product.

LAVORO is one of the brands of the company ICC, S.A., which presents itself in the group of companies that joined the initial phase of the project.

 

GMR Brand | GMR Branding

 

Lavoro with the GMR Brand

From Guimarães to the world. This is the starting point of the "Guimarães Marca" project. Through this program of affirmation and promotion of the economic and cultural fabric of the county, promoted by the Division of Economic Development, the Municipality of Guimarães intends to spread the "Guimarães Marca" seal across five continents, anchoring this goal in the vast business fabric of the region. The initiative starts with a wide range of companies that have joined, from the outset, the "Guimarães Marca" project.

The group of companies that joined the initial phase of the project are characterized by being prestigious organizations with a leading position in sectors such as home textiles, footwear, cutlery, clothing and cardboard at the national level and, in their Majority, exports 90 percent of the product.

LAVORO is one of the brands of the company ICC, S.A., which presents itself in the group of companies that joined the initial phase of the project.