Monalisa Group Co., Ltd (hereinafter referred to as Monalisa Group), located at Xiqiao Town, Nanhai District, Foshan City, is a A-stock listed high-tech ceramic company integrated with scientific research and development, innovative design, professional production and marketing (Stock code: 002918). Founded in 1992, Monalisa Group was transferred from collective ownership to be a private enterprise in 1998. The company was overall changed to be a joint-stock company in 2015, and then became an A-stock listed company in Shenzhen Stock Exchange in 2017. Monalisa Group wholly-owns 10 subsidiaries, three production bases in Xiqiao, Foshan, Yuantan, Qingyuan and Tengxian County, Wuzhou, 21 production lines for ceramic tiles and 4 production lines for porcelain panel.
Monalisa Group owns two brands as Monalisa and QD, products including ceramic tiles, porcelain panel, rock board and ceramic art paintings, and more than 3,000 exclusive stores and sales spots in different provinces, cities and autonomous regions all over the country to provide timely and considerate services for consumers.
Monalisa Group owns eight scientific research and innovation platforms, such as national-recognized enterprise technology center, China post-doctoral research center, China key laboratory for inorganic materials in light industry, China engineering technical research center for ceramic panel in light industry and China Monalisa industrial design center in light industry, and undertakes the major projects of national 11th 5-year science and technology supporting program. It is the deputy director unit of National Technical Committee 249 on Architecture and Sanitary Ceramics of Standardization Administration of China, was evaluated to be Guangdong Provincial Industrial Design Center in 2019, and chief co-edits 36 national, industrial and group standards. As of December 2019, Monalisa Group has been granted a total of 749 patents in the fields of architectural ceramic design, production, application and environmental protection management, including 94 patents for invention (including 3 foreign patents for invention), 73 patents for utility model and 579 design patents. The company has innovated Statuario, ceramic sheet, light board, ceramic art paintings, ceramic plate, ceramic rock board, full-body vitrified porcelain tile, dry granular full polished glazed tile and other innovative products. Meanwhile, the company has achieved a higher level of automation and greening and maintains the industrial leading level in the field of manufacturing.
By adhering to the concept that there is no end to the development environmental protection with comma only, Monalisa Group has stuck to the research, development and application of green and innovative products and received wide recognition over the years. In December 2010, Monalisa Group was evaluated as national “resource-saving and eco-friendly” experimental enterprise. In 2016, the company was evaluated as one of the first group of three-star ranking green enterprises by National Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. In 2017, the company was awarded as one of the first group of green factory units by National Ministry of Industry and Information Technology again. From 2015 to 2018, the company was awarded as Foshan environmental protection and integrity enterprises for consecutive four years. In 2019, the company was awarded as low-carbon model enterprise.
Improve quality and efficiency and achieve high-quality development. In 2015, Monalisa Group created Monalisa smile mode integrated with ceramic and art, green and intelligence on the basis of Medici effect, namely the mode of three beauties. Create artistry by cross integration of architectural ceramic and architectural space, and satisfy people’s need for a better living space and create beauty in life with ceramic aesthetics; create greenization by integration of architectural ceramic and resources and energy, and create ecological beauty with energy conservation and emission reduction, clean production and green manufacturing; with architectural ceramic and internet + cross integration, replace people with machine and improve automation, and create intelligence, improve labor productivity and form the beauty of type of business with integration of automaton and informatization. The mode of three beauties brings a kind of advanced, reproducible and generalized outstanding performance management mode to the ceramic industry. After being granted Foshan Government Quality Award and Guangdong Government Quality Award in 2015, depending on the mode of three beauties of technical innovation, service innovation, marketing innovation, process innovation and innovation of management mode, the Group Company was awarded the 3rd China Quality Award Nomination in 2017 as the only prize-winning unit among ceramic tile manufacturing enterprises in the domestic building material industry.
Meanwhile, Monalisa is an industrial leader in the standardized management, which has been successively certified by ISO9001 quality management system, ISO14001 environmental management system, ISO50001 energy management system and ISO450001 occupational health and safety management system, as well as integration of Informatization and industrialization, intellectual property right, 3C product, quality product, environmental label product, low-carbon product, technology-leading product, customs advanced authentication and 12 management systems or product systems. Through standardized good conduct behavior integrated by all the systems, the company has been successively evaluated as AAAA Enterprise for several years. In 2018, the company was awarded as one of the first group of the highest AAAAA enterprises according to 5-series new standard of national standardized good conduct. In 2018, the company was respectively awarded one of the first group of national pilot units for green leading product, green pioneer enterprise and leader of enterprise standard. In 2019, the company was evaluated as the pilot unit for leader of enterprise standard again.
The strength is witnessed by honors. Over the years, Monalisa has been successively awarded several honors of value, including National Wuyi Labor Medal, National Patent Excellent Award, National Standard Innovation First Prize, Science and Technology Progress First Prize of China Building Material Science and Technology Award, National Quality Integrity Benchmark Typical Enterprise, Guangdong Contract-observation and Creditworthy Enterprise, Standardized Staffing Advanced Unit, The Responsible Enterprise and other honors.
With the mission of beautifying architecture and living space and creating more value for staffs, customers and society, the vision of becoming resource-saving and eco-friendly leading enterprise in the application field of beautification of architecture and living space, and the core value of integrity, practice, innovation and efficiency, Monalisa Group adheres to the operation principle of green manufacturing and sustainable development, integrates the pursuit of technical innovation, research and development of product and green manufacturing, and advocates to research and develop the innovative product of the spirit of the times and national style in the premise of low-carbon environmental protection, to create value for the society, seek happiness for mankind, and make every consumer really feel the wonderful experience brought by Monalisa Group in the application field of beautification of architecture and living space.