Monthly Archives: May 2013

CEMEX holds ‘Cine Mento’ for partners

CEMEX holds ‘Cine Mento’ for partnersCement Manufacturer CEMEX Philippines recently treated its customers to an exclusive premiere screening of “Iron Man 3” in cinemas nationwide for making the company their partner of choice. CEMEX’s ‘Cine Mento’ is part of the company’s way of recognizing the… Continue reading

Holcim Philippines, SHDA ink deal to help Pinoys get quality, affordable homes

Leading cement manufacturer Holcim Philippines and the Subdivision and Housing Developers Association of the Philippines (SHDA) signed a deal to ensure steady supply to the group’s members at a competitive price, in support of the latter’s goal to build quality but affordable homes.

Signing the agreement last May 7 were Holcim Philippines CEO Eduardo Sahagun and Vice President for Commercial William Sumalinog along with SHDA Chairman and National President Paul Tanchi and Auditor Rodelio Racadio.

Tanchi acknowledged that the agreement is particularly significant during this time of high demand.

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CEMEX taps PLDT ALPHA Enterprise for contact center solutions

Leading cement manufacturer CEMEX Philippines has tapped PLDT ALPHA enterprise to help modernize its communications systems and enhance the operability of its service center. With PLDT’s Cosmocall contact center solution, powered by… Continue reading

Holcim Philippines posts strong Q1 results

Key Messages

  • Holcim Philippines posted improved financial performance on strong sales, sustained cost management efforts and increased production efficiency.
  • The company expects demand to pick up in the second quarter as the private and public sector ramp up construction to take advantage of the dry season.
  • Efforts to revive the grinding plant Mabini, Batangas are on track, ensuring the accessibility of Holcim products in the growing south Luzon market

Cement demand growth slowed to 3.4% in the first quarter of 2013 as the sector was coming from a very high base with the record volumes registered last year, according to the Cement Manufacturers Association of the Philippines.

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