16.03.2023 Śnieżka has summarized the previous year and announced its sustainable development strategy
In 2022, the Śnieżka Group, despite difficult circumstances, increased its shares on all three key markets: Polish, Hungarian and Ukrainian. The better sales performance in Poland and the revival of demand for Śnieżka's products on the Ukrainian market contributed to maintaining the level of revenues year on year. Together with the summary of the results for the past year Śnieżka presented a plan for development in ESG areas. Śnieżka 2023+ Sustainable Development Strategy focuses on 21 measurable strategic objectives and 71 actions for the sake of the environment, people and business.
13.10.2022 Śnieżka awarded for innovation in digitization
Śnieżka received the SAP Innovation Awards for the comprehensive process of digital transformation. The project called “Change IT” was implemented between 2018 and 2021. The effect is to streamline process management and increase Śnieżka's efficiency.
22.06.2022 The summer cinema with Śnieżka will visit Dębica again
On July 8, 2022, the sixth edition of the summer open-air summer cinema will commence in Dębica. The next eight Friday evenings will be an opportunity for older and younger cinemagoers to watch suspenseful productions (July) and family films (August). Śnieżka as a strategic partner of the event will also arrange attractions for the youngest.
14.06.2022 Śnieżka advances again in the „European Coatings” ranking
For the second year in a row the Śnieżka Group was included in the ranking of the "European Coatings" magazine and advanced once again. The results achieved in 2021 allowed it to take 22nd place among the largest manufacturers of paints and varnishes in Europe. Śnieżka has remained the only representative of Central and Eastern Europe in the ranking.
02.06.2022 The grand finale of the “KOLORATORIUM" - we met the schools that won the dream laboratories!
Children's Day is a long-awaited time for all the youngest and for students from schools that took part in the “Koloratorium" program it was also a day abundant in emotions. This was all due to the announcement of the results of the 3rd nationwide edition of the program. After several months of struggle, we got to know the 10 winning institutions that will inaugurate their mini laboratories in September, i.e. professionally equipped biological and chemical laboratories.
17.05.2022 Upon the Śnieżka-Ukraina company’s initiative a guide "Painting and finishing works" came into being
"Painting and Finishing Works" - is a title of a textbook, which can currently be used by Ukrainian students of vocational schools with a construction major. The publication officially included in the Ukrainian curriculum was developed by the Śnieżka-Ukraina team in cooperation with methodologists. The study is the culmination of eight years of cooperation between Śnieżka-Ukraina and the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.
10.05.2022 Śnieżka after a demanding Q1: strong position in Poland and Hungary
In the Q1 of 2022, the Śnieżka Group focused on strengthening its position on two main markets: Polish and Hungarian. In both key markets, its revenues increased significantly. At the same time, both the paints and varnishes industry and the global economy were found under intense pressure. The effects of the war in Ukraine have and will probably have a serious impact on the Group's bottom line in the coming quarters.
05.05.2022 The Śnieżka Group advanced in the ranking of the best employers
The Polish companies of the Śnieżka Group advanced for the second year in a row in the "50 Best Employers" ranking of the "Wprost" weekly - in the 2021 ranking they took 20th place. Śnieżka is the only representative of paint and varnish manufacturers selected by the editors to this prestigious cluster. This year, the editors focused also on aid activities for Ukraine undertaken by companies.
11.04.2022 The Śnieżka Foundation renovated the gynaecology and obstetrics ward in Dębica in a spring-like manner
The Śnieżka Foundation renovated the Gynaecology and Obstetrics and Oncology Ward in Dębica, thus fulfilling its mission in the area of local activity. The official presentation, which was held on April 7, is a summary of the work thanks to which the patients can feast their eyes on feminine wall decorations in newly renovated interiors. This is the second - apart from the children's - ward of the Health Care Facility in Dębica, which was renovated and beautified owing to the Śnieżka’s support.
30.03.2022 Śnieżka not operating in Russia, yet supporting Ukraine
Following numerous questions we receive, we would like to inform you that Śnieżka has not been selling its products in Russia since mid-March - we have completely withdrawn from operating activities on the market in question. At the same time, from the very beginning, we have been actively supporting Śnieżka-Ukraina team members and the Ukrainian population.
07.03.2022 The time of transformation and challenges. Śnieżka summed up 2021
In 2021, the Śnieżka Group focused its efforts on transformation and investments - implementing a new operating model, improving logistics processes and digitization. At the same time, it struggled with a number of market challenges, which influenced its performance. In view of the outbreak of the armed conflict in Ukraine, the management board of Śnieżka focuses on strengthening its position in key markets and on cutting expenses.
17.11.2021 Śnieżka summarizes the 2021 season on the paints and varnishes market
The Śnieżka Group published the results for the Q3 of 2021, ending this year's renovation and construction season. The achieved results are lower than the year before, due to, inter alia, slightly lower demand for decorative products and unprecedented price increases of raw materials.
15.09.2021 Śnieżka notices a throw-back to the trends from before the pandemic - summary of the first half of the year
After the renovation boom in May and June last year the demand for decorative paints and wood products has returned to pre-pandemic levels. The performance of the Śnieżka Group after the first half of 2021 is lower than the record-breaking one achieved a year earlier. Concurrently, its total sales revenues increased compared to the pre-pandemic 2019.
19.05.2021 In the first quarter, Śnieżka’s was improved
The Q1 of 2021 brought the Śnieżka Group an increase in consolidated sales revenues and profits. Proceeds from the Polish market increased by almost a fifth, which - apart from the persistently high demand for high-end products - was the result of greater number of orders from trading partners preparing for the spring peak of Poles' interest in decorative products.
29.03.2021 Excellent performance and a change in the operating model - Śnieżka summarizes 2020
In 2020, the Śnieżka Group achieved very good sales and financial results, followed by unexpected spring renovation boom and very good performance of the two most important foreign companies of the Group. It was also a busy period in terms of investments in logistics, IT and production lines. Śnieżka has also completed a key stage in the process of implementing a new operational model based on competence centres.
27.03.2020 A hectic year for Śnieżka
In 2019, the Śnieżka Group generated better sales results, but the costs - related to, inter alia, the consolidation of the Hungarian company Poli-Farbe and the parent company’s development - translated into profits and margins, which decreased compared to the bumper year of 2018. Śnieżka intends to focus its activity on its key markets, adapting it to the developments in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic on an on-going basis.
29.03.2019 Śnieżka’s record-breaking year
In 2018, the Śnieżka Group generated record sales revenues. It also generated the highest profits in its history. The past year was also ground-breaking in terms of investments - the Group earmarked nearly PLN 70 million for the investments in question.