TIGAR a.d.

Tigar news ticker


LJUBLJANA, 01.02.2018.

On the occasion of fourth joint meeting of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia and the Republic of Serbia, delegation of the company Tigar AD headed by CEO Vladimir Ilić took participation yesterday in a Slovenia – Serbia business forum in Ljubljana.

Vladimir Ilić, CEO of the company Tigar met Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia Miro Cerar whom he talked about potentials of the company Tigar as well as possibilities for cooperation in the Slovenian market.

The assembly gathered more than a hundred Slovenian and Serbian businesspeople who introduced at sectoral business meetings and presented products and export potentials of their companies.

Participation at the business forum in Slovenia is of great importance for the company Tigar and Serbian businesspeople in general because it opened new prospects in cooperation between the two countries.


INOSTRANSTVO, 24.01.2018.

Delegation of the company Tigar AD from Pirot, led by Vladimir Ilić, Company CEO, visited strategic buyers and potential partners in Sweden and Denmark so as to increase production, product quality and sales for the current year and the forthcoming three-year period.

With company “Ilse Jacobsen” leader in production of fashion clothing and footwear in Scandinavia, company Tigar contracted a realization of approximately 50.000 pairs of shoes, worth around 1.200.000 euros with a growth prospect of 15-20% in 2019 and 2020.

According to CEO Vladimir Ilić, based on negotiations with Swedish enterprise “Wise Shoes”, as of August this year Tigar from Pirot should start trial production of a new product – rubber sneakers, which would be for sale in fall/winter 2018.

Within the sphere of rubber footwear, Swedish company “Shepherd” plans to realize up to 2.000.000 euros in 2018, with a significant share in production by Tigar AD from Pirot. Tigar from Pirot produces standard safety program for the Swedish market under brand name L&N, and in addition it produces a complete range of “leisure boots”, sport and fashion program under brand name Sulman. During the visit, there were negotiations with the company “Shepherd” about launching children’s footwear program which would require joint venture and possible partnership between the two companies.

CEO Ilić pointed out that visiting the Scandinavian market as well as contracting terms of business is part of the activities undertaken by Tigar from Pirot in order to realize plans for 2018, as well as to achieve increase in production and product quality for the forthcoming three-year period. The planned products fully conform to the requests of market and possibilities of production processes of the factory Tigar from Pirot.


PIROT, 16.01.2018.

On the occasion of its 82nd anniversary Tigar AD company organized a series of activities during December in which kindergartens, schoolchildren and socially vulnerable groups were presented with gifts.

In December, we donated balls and sweets to kindergartens. The welcome in kindergarten „Čika Jova Zmaj” was rounded with a beautiful, heart-warming children’s performance about the factory Tigar.

Tigar company gave boots and New Year’s presents to the recipients of care in the day care „Sunce“ as well as to children from families that belong to socially vulnerable groups in Strelac.

For primary and secondary schools in Pirot Tigar organized a contest and the theme was WHEN I SAY PIROT I MEAN TIGAR.

The idea was that children use all their creativity and imagination to show us what Tigar from Pirot means to them, using various techniques (drawing, painting and collage) as well as a photo contest where most creative photos were be selected.

Authors of the most prominent works were given prizes, and all awarded children were presented with New Year’s gifts. Schools whose students took part in the contest were given a donation from Tigar’s sports program so as to promote healthy lifestyle.

The concept of marking 82nd anniversary of Tigar also included receptions traditionally organized for the management, Independent Trade Union of Tigar and retirees. Within the anniversary of Tigar were awarded special recognitions to best individuals for the quality of work as well as jubilee prizes to employees for 10, 20 and 30 years of service.

Within these activities there was also a prize contest for our citizens on Pi canal. Traditionally, Tigar organized a voluntary blood donation campaign at the company level helping the local community in this way.

back to top
© Tigar Corporation - Pirot, Serbia 2015