Monday, 15th June 2020, Velenje
Hisense TV set factory will start production in Velenje in January 2021
The management of Hisense Group has confirmed the decision to establish a new TV set factory in Velenje. The production of this product group will be established within the production site of Hisense Gorenje, in one of the existing production halls and will begin operating in January 2021.
On average, the factory will employ 350 people, in the first year it will produce 1.5 million TV sets, and in the following phases up to 4 million TV sets per year.
The factory line will be established by the end of this year, and production will start in January 2021.
Gorenje, d. o. o., employees, included in the redundancy program, will have the opportunity to obtain with quality and responsible work during their notice period, a letter of recommendation as a strong entry ticket for later employment in the new factory, should they be interested in this new new kind of work. The selection of employees in the new factory will be made by the owner, but among the two candidates with the same competencies, the one with a letter of recommendation from Gorenje will have priority.
In the new factory, employees will manufacture TV sets under the Hisense brand, intended for the European market.