Twice a year, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima invite Dutch people who have distinguished themselves through a special achievement. The 26 guests recently received a prize or other award for their achievements in various sectors such as art & culture, media, science, sports and business. Alexander van der Lely was invited to this special lunch because Lely was voted Family Business Award of the year.
Next to Alexander, 25 other guests were invited, among others: Duncan Lawrence (winner of the Eurovision Songcontest), Herman Finkers (Dutch comedian), Virgil van Dijk (UEFA Men’s Player of the Year Award) and family Ten Have (Dutch famer of the year).
Sept. 18, 2023
Lely Announces New Distribution Channel Partner
Lely is announcing changes to its distribution channel. The Lely Center network is an important part of their distribution channel strategy and critical to delivering on Lely’s vision of a “Sustainable, Profitable and Enjoyable Future in Farming.” Lely will be opening a new Lely Center in Monroe, Wisconsin – Lely Center Monroe. This decision includes the acquisition of the Lely business from current partner, Argall Dairy Systems in Belleville and Platteville, Wisconsin.
June 6, 2023
Lely presents vision Farm of the Future 2035
How can innovation contribute to the major challenges of the agricultural sector?
Maassluis, 6 June 2023 - To mark its 75th anniversary, Lely, market leader in robots for dairy farming, today presented its new vision for the Farm of the Future. A growing world population means wise choices have to be made for food production. Cautious estimates show that demand for food will increase by 70% over the next 30 years. How innovation can contribute to the major challenges of dairy farming, Lely shows by means of five themes that are central to the Farm of the Future.