Factory of the Future 2016

The whole world can know: in Sint-Niklaas you can find a Factory of the Future! A factory founded on people, working tirelessly every day to give our customers the best service possible. And we commit to this, as much as we possibly can. And apparently this makes Van Hoecke a Factory of the Future!

Factories of the Future are forward-looking production companies. Companies that are ready for the digital industrial evolution and bring the manufacturing industry in Belgium to a whole new, high-tech level. To reward these companies and stimulate transformations, the award 'Factory of the Future' has been created.



Belgian Maker Award

On 23 June 2016. Van Hoecke won the very first Belgian Maker Award.This brand new award is issued by Unizo, as the organisation for independent professionals, DHL Express and partners, to recognise the best Belgian manufacturing SME, which chooses to manufacture in Belgium, adds tremendous value to its products and focuses heavily on innovation and sustainability.

We are investing heavily in the manufacturing industry and are sure that it offers enormous opportunities to Belgian companies. By specialising, continuously innovating and linking high-tech production and mass customisation, we are gaining a huge advantage over the rest of the market!