Prizes and Awards



  • PERIFEM AWARD 2018 – Epta FTE System is awarded by Perifem, the French association for technical producres in retail in the Energy/Environment category


  • SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT 2018 –  Epta FTE System is awarded to the most deserving Italian companies in the green economy


  • GERMAN REFRIGERATION AWARD 2018 –  Epta FTE System wins first prize in the "Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Innovation” category at the German Refrigeration Award 2018. The acknowledgement, presented by the Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, Svenja Schulze is geared to promote the development of innovative and energetically efficient technologies in HVACR


  • COOLING INDUSTRY AWARDS, 2006 • 2007 • 2009 • 2014 • 2016 •  2017 • 2018 : Prestigious award for the refrigeration sector for companies that set up high standards of training based upon real market requirements


  • LEGAMBIENTE 2016: Prize for Best Practices for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Mobility won by Epta group for its total solutions that guarantee completely green stores


  • ECOCARE 2014: Epta awarded in “Project” category for environmental friendly production of cabinets in the Limana production site


  • ENTE REGIONALE PER I SERVIZI ALLE AGRICOLTURE E ALLE FORESTE – Comune di Rozzano, 2011: Project for carbon offsetting of the direct and indirect emissions created by Epta stand at Euroshop 2011



  • GERMAN DESIGN AWARD – Outfit/Mozaik Family (2020) and RevUP Family (2015): Prize in the “Retail category” for the pioneering contributions to the German and international design landscape


  • SMART LABEL – 2019 e 2017: award given by Host Fiera Milano and to celebrate the most innovative products and companies in Ho.Re.Ca and Retail sectors. Epta received the award in 2019 thanks to Glee IoT by Iarp and in 2017 thanks to the Restaur-action in retail corner by Epta and Electrolux Professional.


  • ADI DESIGN INDEX 2018: Epta Restaur-action in retail corner has been included in ADI Design Index 2018, the prestigious ADI (Association for Industrial Design) publication that gathers the best Italian design products.


  • RETAIL INSTITUTE AWARD ITALY – Bennet Smart Lecco (2018), Restaur-action in retail corner, 2017: The most important contest for excellence in Retail Marketing and POP organized by the Retail Institute Italy, one of the best known Italian association about marketing and retail


  • TROPHEES LSA 2016 – Category management (2016): E-Lockers awarded with the LSA du Category Management - Démarche Cross-Canal as innovative refrigerated solution


  • JANUS DE L’INDUSTRIE,  – E-lockers (2016) – Impact (2015) RevUP Family (2014): Products are rewarded for their innovational design and the tangible benefits they create for end users


Business Excellence:


  • GRANDI GUGLIE DELLA GRANDE MILANO 2019: Marco Nocivelli, President and CEO of the Epta Group receives the Award of "Grandi Guglie della Grande Milano" from the Centro Studi Grande Milano. The award is given to the personalities who, in different sectors, have distinguished themselves for their commitment in promoting the economic, scientific, social and cultural fabric of the Milanese metropolitan area.


  • INDUSTRIAL EXCELLENCE AWARD 2019 (Italian winner and finalist of EU edition): Since 1995 it has been a benchmark for the Management of Quality and for the competitiveness of European businesses operating in the industrial and service sectors. Epta is awarded thanks to the initiatives of its Business Unit of Limana.


  • DEUTSCHLANDS BESTE JOBS MIT ZUKUNFT 2019: An official study by Focus Money, Germany Test and the Institute for Management and Economic Research rated Epta Deutschland as one of the 676 future-proof companies in Germany


  • DELOITTE BEST MANAGED COMPANY 2019: Epta one of the Best Managed Companies in Italy as a result of analysis carried out by Deloitte, taking in consideration critical success factors: corporate strategy, distinctive skills, commitment towards people, management control and performance measurement, Corporate Social Responsibility and innovation.
  • BEST PERFORMANCE AWARD 2018,  Epta is Overall Winner at the Best Performance Awards, an annual award promoted by SDA Bocconi, J.P. Morgan Private Bank, PwC, Thomson Reuters and Gruppo 24 ORE to reward companies that set themselves apart for excellence in sustainable development


  • CFO AWARD 2018, received by Massimo Albertario for the role performed as business supporter, as well as CFO, participating first-hand in the Executive Committee


  • DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION CONTEST 2018 –  organized by Porsche Consulting, is established to give visibility to SMEs and Large Companies that have already embarked on the digital transformation route to become 4.0-ready.


  • PREMIO EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award® in the Family Business category – Marco Nocivelli receives the award reserved for Italian entrepreneurs at the head of companies with a turnover of at least 25 million euros, who have managed to create value, possess an innovative spirit and strategic vision, and contribute to the growth of the economy, in Italy and around the world


  • CONFINDUSTRIA - Businesses for Innovation Andrea Pininfarina, 2016: Award for the 21 best Italian businesses that have demonstrated the ability to maintain and increase their competitive lead by investing in all-round innovation


  • MARCO POLO AWARD, 2016: Epta rewarded for its strong export focus and for the impressive results obtained abroad in 2015, amongst the best companies that contribute to the development of foreign trade in Veneto


  • DI PADRE IN FIGLIO AWARD, 2015: Epta’s Managing Director, Marco Nocivelli, rewarded in the “Internationalization” category, for the ability and courage to meet the challenge of generational transition


  • ELITE 2015, Certification created by Borsa Italiana and prominent institutions and organizations for the best Italian enterprises


  • ANIMA, The art of Mechanics Made in Italy 2010, Mechanics for recovery 2013, Competitive in Italy and in the world 2016