Health protection is one of the most important responsibilities of our times. This is why we created our Health protection, disease prevention column, where everyone can find the health protective products that suit their health problem or their age.
“Following the footsteps of my father, we are striving to live a life based on the principles of professionality, reliability and quality. My father made the first steps: for our society, he is the image of reliability even today. We are trying to follow his path. We have sworn to fight for the health of others.” - Dr. József Béres.
The objectives of Béres Foundation involve mainly the support of disease preventive and healing activities, help provided to the old and sick, as well as the sponsorship of scientific, as well as value creating and protecting programmes.
This year’s winner of the Provident Usefulness to Society Award is Béres Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Béres Gyógyszergyár Zrt.). The recognition was awarded for the fifth time at the Figyelő TOP 200 gala ceremony. According to the Board of Trustees giving the award, the company producing health-preserving products may serve as a role model for other Hungarian companies with its high-quality innovative products, fair business behaviour and its responsible work towards society. Béres Pharmaceuticals spends its profit on developments and job creation in Hungary, it supports health and educational purposes through the Béres Foundation founded in 1993 and has also gained merit in the area of talent management and the dissemination of Hungarian culture.
A new production unit was opened by Hungary’s significant pharmaceutical company at its site in Szolnok. Within the project, Béres Pharmaceuticals has expanded its R+D basis and its quality control laboratory providing the full quality supply of the ever-growing production. In addition, a production area serving for the manufacturing of new products was also established. Viktor Orbán, Prime Minister of Hungary gave a speech at the opening ceremony which took place on 25 September.
Béres Pharmaceuticals Ltd. concluded a collaboration agreement with the Hungarian Olympic Committee (MOB) for a new Olympic cycle. As a sponsor of MOB, the company is going to support the preparation until the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020. The agreement was signed by Dr. József Béres, President of Béres Pharmaceuticals, and Krisztián Kulcsár, President of MOB. The name Béres and the Hungarian Olympic Movement have been intertwining for a long time, as the company’s products have been facilitating the successful preparation of the Olympic athletes for more than two decades.