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).
Dec. 30, 2019
Milestone 1,000th Lely Discovery 120 Collector
The 1,000th Lely Discovery 120 Collector has been delivered on a dairy farm in Norway. A true milestone and perfect to close a successful year with, especially since the Collector has only been introduced in 2016 as the solution for cleaning closed barn floors.
Nov. 22, 2019
Lely proudly announces Senorics as winner of the first ‘Feed the Future’ challenge
Maassluis, 22 November 2019 – Senorics based in Dresden, Germany is named as the winner of the first edition of ‘Feed the Future by Lely’. Lely, the leading supplier of robotics and data management for the dairy farm, in partnership with Rockstart, one of Europe’s first startup accelerators; scouted talented tech entrepreneurs from around the world who think outside the box. The next generation of tech pioneers who could innovate and improve the dairy industry with technology solutions.