Bonnet Névé was awarded the Janus: where eco-design is the protagonist.


Bonnet Névé, the Epta Group brand, was awarded the Janus de l’Industrie, eco-design mention by the French Design Institute(IFD), thanks toSkyView, a high-performance solution jointly created with Danone and thought out by One Buy One. Bonnet Névé was formally conferred this prize at the 60th Janus award-giving ceremony, held at the Palais du Luxemburg, on January 28th: an opportunity to uplift fourty-nine exemplary creations, among which SkyView claims its role as a cabinet that improves the shoppers’ day-to-day.

Janus de l’Industrie is an award that the Institut Français du Design has given since 1953 to products that – ever since their conception – are singled out by an innovational design, an utilitarian value as well as a real benefit for the user.

SkyView and the Opinion of the Jury

The refrigerated cabinet named SkyView, installed in the « fresh foods» area, represents a remarkable improvement for such a strategic high-attendance space in any supermarket. The jury showed to have appreciated the effect produced by the creation of a livelier space that can also be used for promotional initiatives.

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RevUP spotlights GranVista and SkyView

REVUP is Epta’s exclusive new feature at Euroshop; it is a concept in line with the “Power UP your store” slogan that aims at revolutionizing and improving the consumers' shopping experience and expanding the Retailers' business.
The absolute stars in this development are GranVista byCostan and SkyView by Bonnet Névé. A new and mould-breaking solution on the market that is backed by the Group's 100 years of experience in the refrigeration industry. Presented for the first time at Euroshop, it is a vertical cabinet,completely re-engineered in terms of look, lighting and materials
A wall of products available to the consumer in a single gesture. GranVista and SkyView are total glass cabinets including full-height glass doors. They are characterized by the absence of a roof and by uprights that allow an 8% larger opening.
In regards to energy efficiency, the double glass doors feature the bestUG value on the market, i.e. 1.1 W/m2.k, for a cabinet with insulation similar to that of a cold room and with better mist prevention. The results - certified by Eurovent - confirm that GranVista/SkyView is constructed with materials providing the highest level of performance in terms of thermal insulation. Its completely renewed aeraulic design enables 11% energy savings when compared to traditional closed cabinets and 62% when compared to open cabinets with night curtains.
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Epta will be an exhibitor at the Gulfood 2014 trade show


Epta and its brandsEurocryor, Misa andIarp, are pleased to announce their presence at the upcoming Gulfood, the biggest yearly Middle East trade show dedicated to foodservice, hospitality and retail food and drink.

The trade show, to be hosted at the Dubai World Trade Center from February 23rd  through 27th, 2014, will present in excess of 4,200 exhibitors and expects a 13% increase in the number of visitors from the whole world.

The Epta Group, a leader in commercial refrigeration, will be exhibiting innovational solutions developed to offer maximum customisation possibilities and to create highly successful stores.


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Epta takes part in Euroshop


"POWER UP YOUR STORE" will actually be the leitmotiv for Epta at the next Euroshop 2014, in close connection with the Group's ability to satisfy the requirements of retailers and push the growth of their stores to the maximum. The International tradefair, which will take place in Dusseldorf from 16th to 20th Febraury, will be the occasion for Epta to express its approach to the market focused on complete solutions for the commercial refrigeration needs, combining merchandising with cutting-edge refrigeration systems, so to provide an optimized management of energy resources. 

Epta will be at booth A60-B60, Pavillion 16.

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Discover the new Misa, to host the International Exhibition of the Hospitality Industry


From 18 to 22 October in Milan, Misa will be an exhibitor at the Host 2013, the International Exhibition of the Hospitality Industry.

A truly unique opportunity that counts among its visitors 125.000 trade professionals, including 42,500 foreigner visitors from 153 countries, decision makers, purchasing managers, stakeholders and distributors.

Also for the 2013 edition, the International Exhibition of the Hospitality Industry, confirms its role as market place leader and trend setter for the whole Ho.Re.Ca. world. (Hotel-Restaurant-Café business). An unmissable opportunity to discover new products, new ideas and new services. Supported by the prestigious and HACCP certification recently obtained, Misa will present the most innovative solutions in the world of cold storage and refrigeration systems. Quality solutions, continuous innovation and perfect food preservation will be the exhibition guidelines.

Come and visit us: Misa at Host 2013 Pad.1 Stand F31

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Epta expands in South America


Epta continues its expansion in South America and announces the acquisition of Portanuova SA's commercial refrigeration division, a distributor of leading-brand products in Chile, Peru and Ecuador, with a turnover of approximately 11 million Euros in 2012. Established in 1994, the company Portanuova SA, is the undisputed Chilean market leader as regards the design and implementation of advanced solutions for retail chains in South America. Chile is the most developed market for merchandising and energy conservation solutions of great interest for the entire continent.

This transaction led to the establishment of Epta Pacifico Sur SA, and to the incorporation of the assets and of the business line of the Chilean society and of its Peruvian subsidiary.  

"The time was ripe for action in this territory, whose actors are increasingly being renowned as major players on the international scene, thanks to a rapid economic growth, accompanied by an incredibly low debt/GDP ratio ," said Daniele Marongiu - Global commercial operations director of the EPTA Group - "Therefore, we are especially pleased with this transaction, which will allow us to serve the entire Latin American area in a more efficient and functional manner".

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