Innovation is part of our DNA.
We are always curious, creative and disruptive.

In Sonae MC, innovation is the result of a common will. This way of being and thinking gives us a competitive advantage, allowing us to answer to the constant technological evolutions and the demand of the consumers.

We have teams dedicated to research and development, monitoring of market trends and technological advances that transform these inputs into real applications. In addition, we work regularly with other companies, universities, polytechnic institutes, government institutions, IPSS, NGOs and startups to create synergies, boost business, making it more competitive, and create value for all stakeholders.

110M€

Investment in Innovation and R&D

649

new products launched in 2018
(+33% vs. 2017)

779

Innovation projects developed in 2018
(+18% vs. 2017)

429

active partners
(spread across 34 countries)


Get to know some of the projects and partnerships developed by Sonae MC’s teams in the different business areas