Eucatex Group History was dated from 1951 when Flavio Maluf’s grandfather founded it. It was the first company in Brazil to think about the future of the environment. The company cares about the acoustic comfort. It uses eucalyptus as the primary raw material for the production of panels and sheets. Unit Plates, the first Eucatex group Company, was inaugurated in 1954. For this reason, Eucatex commenced its activities producing soft sheets of wood and acoustic ceilings. The company also started manufacturing acoustic ceilings and thin sheets of fiber woods. The company’s business developed at a rapid rate to meet the projected needs of the future. Eucatex is the leading manufacturer of construction products in Brazil. In addition, the company also produces plates, doors, and foreign market investment. Eucatex, in 2010, inaugurated a new factory located in Salto City under the leadership of Flavio Maluf. The company also started another factory in Botucatu through its strategic plan.
Flavio Maluf, in addition to his responsibilities in Eucatex Group. Has taken part creating philanthropic activities. He has also volunteered to help support the low-income earners in the local community. Therefore, he collaborated with Lang Maternity Carli Hospital to support pregnant mothers.
Eucatex Company has two segments run under its jurisdiction. They include:
- Furniture Industry – Eucatex is the largest producer of fiber wood plates, Tamburota, and MDP. They use advanced manufacturing technology to produce their goods. Eucalyptus wood is the main material used for production. Therefore, Eucatex is one of the best companies in Brazil.
- Construction Industry – Eucatex produces modular partitions in this segment. They also produce doors, paints, and laminar floors.
Eucatex is recognized throughout Brazil because they provide eco-friendly products. For this reason, they have received various awards and certification such as the ISO 14001 and FSC Certification. The FSC Certification was granted to the company to prove that they are responsible for conserving the environment. This is denoted by their mechanisms for handling waste products and materials. The ISO 14001 certification demonstrates to the world that the company complies with the world-set standards to protect the environment. Therefore, the leadership of Flavio Maluf has brought benefit to Eucatex and its associates.