BC Tech for Business journal (Croatian business newspaper)
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By opening the company in India, BC Tech steps into another innovation projects
The company BC Tech from Rijeka (Croatia) is a winner of the award for Natural Substance Manufacturer of the Year 2018th, given by the Global Business Insight Awards from United Kingdom.
The company is a creator and provider of innovative Biocrystal technology intended for implementation into a wide range of products of many industries, such as textile, bedding, industry of transportation, pets industry as well as products for natural treatment of plants – all designed wit an aim of improving the overall quality of life fop humans, animals and plants. Their technology is, as they claim, significant for its active treatment provided when in contact with the end user, as it lessens the stress state, and tiredness, improves the quality of sleep and relaxation, and thus has an overall and long-term impacts to improve the quality of life of users. “Biocrystal® Mixture, which is the primary and many times rewarded product of the company, is a carefully selected combination of 16 completely natural crystals without any artificial ingredients and additives, grinded to the size of microns, blended in an exact proportion, with tested and proven efficacy to improve the quality of life” , said from the company.
This innovation, as they explained, is important as it changes the characteristics of many products form passive to the active ones, meaning that products, besides their usual function, get an additional value of improving the overall state of organism thanks to the efficiency of Biocrystal® technology.
“With Biocrystal® Mixture, we showed that we completely rely on nature and its resources.“ The efficiency of Biocrystal® today came after many testing process and confirmations of its positive impact. Even thought, there is almost a decade of research behind Biocrystal®, we believe this process of testing and improving innovation is continual.”
The company was founded in 2013 and has eight employees of which female employees are more numerous, and the dominant educational focus are social sciences. Though the company is owned by domestic capital, they have also established a company in India, one of the leading markets for the production and placement of textiles of different types and obtained through various technologies, where they employed people responsible for the realization of the project.
“The company in India was founded with an aim to develop and improve the project of implementing the Biocrystal® mixture within the industry of textile. For this purpose, it was necessary to develop technologies of various applications: yarn-making, embedding in micro-caps for fabrics treatment, application in so-called textile printing process, and the implementation into threads applied for fabric. „This project investments aren’t negligible, but opposite. Anyhow, we are aware of the enormous potential of the global textile market, as well as India market being the leading one, therefor we are convinced of the high return on investment,“ they explained.
At the markets of China, Latin America, Russia, France and the Middle East and North Africa, they are represented by agents and business representatives in charge to present their technology at these markets.
The company recently changed its name from Biocrystal® Technologies to BC Tech.
“Up until now, our main product was Biocrystal® mixture, but as we are systematically following world-wide innovations and trends and developing our own technologies, now we are in the position of multiple technologies and products suppliers, all of them still distinguished by the fact that they are based exclusively on natural resources. Therefore, the name change was a logical move to include other technologies in our portfolio“, stated from the company.
BC Tech company is globally oriented, with aim to make the efficiency of their products and technologies available to anyone, as they believe their innovation can significantly improve everyday life, without any special engagement od the user. “The whole world is our market, and for now, we are exporting Biocrystal® Mixture to Canada, USA, Spain, Austria, Italy, Turkey, Russia, Czech Republic, Greece.
The company’s founder, Mrs. Vesna Pavletic and managing director Mr. Zlatko Karajic have recently attended the historical China International Import Expo (CIIE), as representatives of Croatian delegation. The delegation was represented by the most prominent Croatian entrepreneurs, lead by the Croatian Chamber of economy. Along with many activities following the visit, the Croatian-Chinese Economic Forum was held, discussing the potentials of economic cooperation between these two countries.
“Revenues enable the company to continue investing in business, enhancing and expanding the portfolio, adding new technologies and raw materials of natural origin such as zeolite, graphite, etc.”
Further plans rely on the company’s vision – to continue developing and growing as a global innovator and supplier of innovative technologies/products created exclusively on 100% natural grounds. “By following people’s needs, we tend to dictate trends in various industries and focus on creating products with an active impact to the customer,” said from the company and added that what follows is a demanding period of introducing new products to the market and preparing presentation of the company and products at foreign fairs.