GC Europe N.V.

Platinum Leading Organisation for Excellence in the Healthcare sector
Sustainable growth

Between 2006 and 2017, GC Europe improved its market position from No. 5 to No. 3 by growing faster than the overall dental market, winning market share and continuously increasing sales volumes. The number of end users buying GCE products doubled compared to the result of 2010.

 
Contribution to oral health

GC’s core mission is to contribute to the improving oral health of human society. GC is the leader in developing and providing the Minimum Intervention (MI) concept.

The MI approach can help to improve patient communication and motivation. It encourages patients to visit the practice on a regular basis without the fear of pain...

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Superior relationships with our partners

For more than eight years GCE has continuously increased benchmark levels in dental dealer (our customers and partners) satisfaction surveys in terms of product quality, responsiveness, delivery performance, ease of business, expertise and innovation.

 
Unique company culture

Since its foundation 96 years ago, GC has developed a unique company culture and identity. GCE has always nurtured a culture of excellence, based on cultural roots. We have achieved our sustainable results through our associates and Nakama spirit.

 
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“The vocation of our associates to the company is admirable, and definitely contributes to the achievement of our vision. The prize achievement in EFQM Excellence Award reflects our efforts in pursuing excellence without compromises, and expresses the passion we have on working as Nakama embracing the company values. There is no Leadership without Teams!”
What defines us.
Vision
To be Europeʼs benchmark dental company.

• By being recognised by every dental professional as their foremost partner
• By achieving turnover of more than 10% of the European dental market
• By becoming a key player in strategic markets with all of our strategic products
• By making a major contribution to GC corporate profits and underpinning the success of the entire group
Mission
To make GC one of the leading oral health companies, supplying world-class quality products and services to all European dental professionals.

Our key priority throughout: to turn GC into a genuine global company by combining the ‘best of both worldsʼ from Japan and Europe and playing to core strengths - in unison:

• Perseverance - we never give up
• Perfection - we continuously improve every aspect of our work
• Productivity - we provide best value
• Initiative - we are proactive
• Diversity - we speak your language
• Flexibility - we are open-minded in identifying ideal solutions
• Integrity - we create working environments that allow for the constructive exchange of views and encourage open management
Values
As a company we draw upon a multitude of opportunities and strengths. Each centres on our objective: to serve the needs of all European dental professionals.

This unites us within a single, powerful team committed to the following core values:

• Mutual respect - independent of gender, race, religion, creed, ideology, education, lifestyle or beliefs
• Accountability - we do what we say and say what we do
• Trust - we can look each other in the eye as a fair and trusted partner
• Quality first - we never compromise on quality
• Winning philosophy - we are team players who play to win!
Our core business

GC Europe N.V. (GCE) is the subsidiary of the Japanese GC Corporation (GCC) which is one of the leading dental manufacturers in the world. GCE provides oral health solutions for dental professionals from its headquarters and logistics warehouse in Leuven, Belgium, to dealer organisations across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (the EMEA). Our...

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Our products and services

GC is represented in more than 100 countries with around 600 products and employs more than 2,700 associates - on five continents. GCE currently employs 381 associates in total, with 127 located in the head office, Leuven. GC is a global market leader in the field of glass ionomer materials and covers all practical and laboratory requirements in...

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Our people

GCE’s impressive business success over the past 20 years is substantially based on the talent of its staff, whom we call associates. Our associates strongly identify with the unique GC corporate culture. GCE associates think from the viewpoint of others, understanding customer needs and behaving highly ethically (Buddhist philosophy of Semui)....

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Company Data
SectorHealthcare
Size of the organisationBetween 250 & 1000 employees
OperatingInternationally
LocationLEUVEN, Belgium
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