UMC - Poland

Established in 2006 as Sharp Manufacturing Poland, state of art production. Plant located 15 km outide city of Torun in Poland. A part of the biggest privately held TV assembling, sales and aftersales service company in Europe. Over 1000 professionals employed in UMC across Slovakia, Poland, China and Western Europe.

Universal Media Corporation - Poland
Strong relationships with major European retail chains. Local end user customer service, hotline & repair facilities with typical 48 ~ 72 hour “turn around time” cycle across whole Europe. Exclusive 10 years - long term license agreement to use the trusted Blaupunkt brand in Europe. Strategic alliance on Sharp branded audio visual products businesses in Europe (valid from Jan 2015, exclusively for 5 years). UMC took over SHARP TV factory in Poland with 650 employees and 53,000 sq.m. factory facility.

Factory

Established in 2006 as state-of-the-art. LCD module and TV assembly factory with impressive social facilities located in the Pomeranian Special Economic Zone area two buildings of 40 000 m2 and 12 000 m2 own land of 50 ha.

Certificates

UMC Poland is holder of ISO certificates (ISO 9001, ISO 14000, ISO OHAS 18000)

Timeline

Company established

June 2006

Begining of modules production

January 2007

Start of TV production

August 2007

Public aid notified by EC

June 2008

New warehouse

October 2008

ISO 9100

Certifications completed.

March 2009

ISO 14001 and OHSAS

Certifications completed.

September 2009

60 - 70 and 80 inch TV production

January 2012

90 inch TV production

May 2013

UMC ownership

SHARP LCD TV factory in Poland from was aquired by UMC Slovakia.