Leuven June 11, 2008 – Metris (Euronext - MTRS) announces that it has received the Best Performer Sales Growth award.
Belgium’s leading financial news publication – De Tijd – yearly awards Belgian companies listed on Euronext Brussels with the strongest business results. In 2007, Metris realized €92,7 million revenues, which represents a 50% increase compared to 2006. Over the last 5 years, Metris’ revenues increased 12-fold.
“Today, we received the Best Performer Sales Growth award for the second consecutive year,” states Bart Van Coppenolle, CEO of Metris. “As this award takes into account business results over a longer period of time, it underlines the durable growth of Metris. I would like to dedicate this award to the entire worldwide Metris team for their daily contributions to this great achievement.”
Metris (Euronext – MTRS) designs, develops and markets a unique range of 3D hardware and software inspection systems servicing design and manufacturing industries.
The company’s reliable and innovative metrology solutions cover the full range of measurement volumes required by automotive and aerospace customers, in both fixed and portable configurations and with optical and touch sensors.
Metris Headquarters are based in Leuven, Belgium, with additional production and development centers in Belgium, UK, Italy, US, China, India and Bulgaria. Metris provides a worldwide network of sales and support offices located in Europe, Asia, and the US.
More information on Metris can be found on www.metris.com.
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