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September 27, 2022

Working at Tembo means working in a family business with a sharp eye on the future. Tembo is internationally active and is keenly involved in sustainability, innovation, and technology. We are a unique company in the Zwolle region and always looking for new talent! Curious about your career opportunities? Then co…

June 28, 2022

How to recognize if a product meets safety and quality standards? This is a common question that more and more consumers around the world ask themselves in this new era of sustainability. As part of Tembo’s Sustainable Development Goals, we joined the 360 Food Service Charter of Trust to inform and help educate t…

June 13, 2022

At Tembo, we’re committed to supporting young technical people to reach their full potential. Tembo is a multinational, large organisation, operating worldwide in several very competitive and fast-developing industries. Our agility and competitiveness for the future are directly conditioned by the speed and effec…

June 10, 2022

Tembo Global Technology team and PMP company were recently invited to visit 247 Tailor Steel, one of the most digitally mature organisations in the Dutch sheet metal industry. Biba Visnjicki, Global Head of Digitalisation at Tembo, and Andrzej Strzelczyk, Managing director of PMP Poland, share their experiences a…

March 23, 2022

The age of the plastic straw is now coming to an end. With European legislation outlawing the use of single-use plastic across the continent by the end of 2021, it’s time for businesses to find an alternative. Enter paper straws, the most popular alternative to plastic. Created from a regenerative, compostable so…

March 4, 2022

Lieve mensen in ons netwerk! Onze Poolse collega’s hebben hun handen momenteel vol aan het opvangen van Oekraïense vluchtelingen. Op dit moment heeft onze vestiging ITM Polen al 100 mensen onderdak geboden in hotels. Onze werknemers hebben zelf ook veel mensen opgevangen in hun huizen. Zij verwachten dat zij op…

October 11, 2021

Canada is banning plastic straws and other single-use items by the end of 2021. Environment and Climate Change Minister Jonathan Wilkinson announced the federal government’s next steps towards its plan to achieve zero plastic waste by 2030. “When a ban comes into effect, local stores will be providing alternative…

September 14, 2021

Tembo has been nominated for the MS@Work Award, an initiative of the Dutch National MS Fund, created to put the spotlight on employers who are extra committed to their employees with MS. These employers are nominated by their employee, who shows gratitude for the support that is so important to him or her. A smal…

April 8, 2021

The modern paper drinking straw is a new highly engineered product that has become increasingly popular as a replacement for plastic straws, which are going to be banned as of July 2021. To support this transition, 15 companies from the supply chain belonging to the EU trade association 360° Foodservice have deve…

March 22, 2021

“There’s nowhere for brands to hide now.” That’s the stark message which kicks off Sustainable Packaging Unwrapped — a recent GlobalWebIndex study which takes an in-depth look at both consumer perceptions and behaviours regarding sustainable packaging. The thrust of the report’s argument is that sustainable packa…

February 22, 2021

Engineering students from the top economic region of Netherlands - Zwolle Area - have a true scoop: they are the first students in the Netherlands to have access to robot dog 'Spot', an advanced robot that works together with humans. Students and companies research what Spot means for the manufacturing industry a…