Welcome to our corporate timeline, where you’ll explore the key moments that have shaped our path to success. From our modest beginnings to our global expansion, this timeline captures our dedication, innovation, and outstanding achievements over the years. Get ready to discover how we have evolved and left a lasting mark on our industry.
HISTORY ABOUT ALCO
ALCO S.A.S. founded in the early 80s in Medellín, Colombia, is dedicated to the manufacture and assembly of architectural structures in aluminum and glass.
ALCO S.A.S. supports its operations in two manufacturing and assembly plants, Medellín and Bogotá, with a capacity of 155,000 m2 of windows per month.
Due to its background, it is constituted as a large company with vast experience in products that cover from simple housing to the most sophisticated construction, including floating facades, glass structures, domes, glass floors and thermoformed aluminum coatings.
During the 40 years, it has positioned itself in the market, standing out for its seriousness, commitment to the client and its rigorous work with compliance with technical standards and the quality of its products.
Design, manufacture and install enclosures and glazed structures in the national and international market, making a difference with compliance with technical standards, customer service, personalized attention and the integral development of our human group.
By 2025 turn our company into the best alternative in the market in systems of enclosures and glazed structures, recognized nationally and internationally for the quality of our products, highly qualified personnel and state-of-the-art technology.
WHO WE ARE
• Main headquarters in Sabaneta: It has an approximate area of 10,000m2 where the administrative, technical, commercial and productive unit is located. It supports its operation in different cutting-edge technologies to guarantee the quality of products and services.
• Bogotá Headquarters: Its commercial and productive unit has an area of 2,500m2 arranged for the process of assembly, packaging and distribution of products.
About Alco Corporate Governance
In an environment where transparency, accountability, and corporate ethics are more important than ever, understanding and applying the principles of good governance is fundamental for the success and sustainability of ALCO S.A.S.
To achieve the permanence and corporate image based on stakeholder satisfaction, timely attention to their needs, and trust in our organization; with excellent quality products and competitive prices to achieve profitability, supported by highly committed personnel seeking continuous improvement.
INDUSTRIAS DE ALUMINIO ARQUITECTÓNICO Y VENTANERÍA ALCO S.A.S. is dedicated to the development and manufacturing of glazed solutions, structures, and assemblies, including curtain walls. Within its corporate scope, it is committed to creating a healthy and safe work environment in order to control and mitigate risks that may endanger the physical integrity, health, and lives of its employees, as well as to preserve and ensure the proper functioning of the company’s assets, in a continuous process of process improvement and environmental protection
Within our organization, we have recognized the importance of risk management in our operational and administrative processes. Therefore, we have implemented the Comprehensive Risk Management and Self-Control System for ML/FT/CFP – SAGRILAFT, following the criteria and regulatory duties defined by External Basic Circular 100-000016 of December 24, 2020, from the Superintendence of Companies. Our goal is to foster a culture of awareness and sensitivity among all employees and stakeholders who have a contractual relationship with ALCO S.A.S., with the aim of preventing involvement in ML/FT crimes.
The Corporate Ethics Policy (PTEE) of ALCO is intended to provide a formal statement of our commitment to acting based on transparency and ethics, the rejection of dishonest behaviors that challenge our values, and the implementation of prevention and control mechanisms with different stakeholders. We strictly adhere to the legal and regulatory provisions established in Law 1778 of 2016 and Resolution No. 100-006261 of 2020 from the Superintendence of Companies.
INDUSTRIAS DE ALUMINIO ARQUITECTONICO Y VENTANERIA S.A.S. ALCO S.A.S., a company domiciled in Sabaneta (Antioquia), identified with NIT 811029147-2, located at Carrera 48 A No. 57 SUR 30, is a company committed and responsible for the privacy and security of Personal Data of its USERS AND CUSTOMERS, in accordance with the terms of Law 1581 of 2012 and Decree 1377 of 2013. In this regard, the following ‘PRIVACY AND PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION POLICY’ has been adopted, in which USERS AND CUSTOMERS can learn about the procedure for the collection, storage, and processing of Personal Data that enter our databases, as well as the rights, guarantees, and procedures to exercise them.