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Facts & Figures

G.D is the world’s leading supplier of high-tech machinery for cigarette making and packing, filter production, other tobacco-based, and special products.
Thanks to its extremely extensive machine range, G.D is the only manufacturer producing complete high-speed lines and a wide range of solutions for the tobacco industry. 
G.D Headquarters with its worldwide branches and service centres provide an extensive sales and service network, always close to clients.
Providing added value to its customers is an important commitment for G.D that can count on a strong synergy with the companies of the Coesia Group, in order to create a fully comprehensive support to its customers in improving its products portfolio.

2600+ EMPLOYEES

TURNOVER 2016 OF 700 MILLION EURO

BOLOGNA HEADQUARTER AND 15 BRANCHES

14 COUNTRIES

certificazioni

Quality, Environment and Safety

G.D is committed to supply high competitive product and services, which are able to fully meet all the explicit and implicit customer needs. The internal and external company resources are committed to reach Quality and Efficiency goals in all business processes while ensuring the compliance with principles for the protection of health, occupational safety and environment.
In order to achieve these goals, G.D  has adopted the Management System for Quality, Health, Occupational Safety and the Environment, certified by SGS Italia S.p.A.

 

UNI EN ISO 9001

In 1998 G.D obtained the UNI EN ISO 9001 certification. Over time the Quality System has evolved in order to be aligned with respect to the periodic revision of the related standard, up to the last 2015 edition.
The Quality System documentation, based on cross-functional process diagrams, describes the business procedures and constitutes an instrument for knowledge, revision and improvement.
At the same time, the business management process called “PlanDoCheckAct”, set by the UNI EN ISO 9001 standard, is applied by the Company Managing Board as a tool for planning and monitoring processes and products, aiming at getting constant improvement and customers satisfaction.

 

UNI EN ISO 14001:2004

Starting from 2008 all G.D’s Italian plants have been certified and verified according to the UNI EN ISO 14001:2004 legislation, which sets the requirements for control of the environment impact and the accordance with the legislative procedure.
While defining its business strategies, G.D is committed to constantly improve its environmental performance and to define new goals and results in eco-efficiency.
G.D will continuously strengthen its commitment in environmental sustainability to meet the challenges related to climate change and to the scarcity of some raw materials on a global level.

 

OHSAS 18001

Starting from 2008 G.D obtained the certification of compliance to the OHSAS 18001 International standard (Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Specification)  which ensures the conformity to the requirements foreseen for Systems for the Management of the Occupational Health and Safety (SGSSL) and allows G.D to better assess risks and improve its performances in the  compliance to the above mentioned safety policies.