The Group of affiliated Companies, of which the main one – VIVE Textile Recycling was founded in 1992 and for many years has been a leader in textile recycling. We constantly develop the company’s activity in new areas like transport, logistics, optimisation of cost incurred by enterprises or innovative recycling methods. We support sport club PGE VIVE Tauron Kielce and VIVE Serce Dzieciom Foundation.

  • Employees in VIVE Group
  • 26 years on the market
  • Three-time winner of “Forbes Diamonds 2009”
  • Leader in textile recycling

Groups companies

  • The Company was founded in 1992 and deals with acquisition, sorting, retail and wholesale trade of the finished sorted product and the raw materials used in making industrial wipers. For many years it has been a leader in the industry of textile recycling.

    • Over 1 200 employees
    • 700 assortment groups in constant offer
    • 500 tonnes of raw material processed every day
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  • Real estate management company, owned by VIVE Group. Most of the facilities are located in Kielce. The Company has been implementing investments for many years, which is an improvement of immovable property.

    • PLN 1 276 000 incomings from lease
    • Over 200 000 sq ft of office nad warehouse space
    • 65% of modernised buildings in 3 years
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  • One of the biggest private transport and forwarding companies in Poland, specialising in high capacity transport operations with BDF swap bodies, having a fleet of DAF and IVECO vehicles.

    • Over 10 million kilometres travelled per year
    • Over 9500 orders per year
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  • The Company operating a retail chain of large second hand clothes outlets VIVE Profit. At the moment the chain has over 20 points of sale in South-East Poland. By 2015 the company plans to create several dozen more outlets throughout the entire country.

    • 100 000 product groups in constant offer
    • 20 years on the market
    • New goods every 7 days
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  • The Company implementing projects optimizing costs in the running of businesses. Offers other companies participation in savings programmes that mitigate the expenses, inter alia for: fuels, electricity, telecommunications services, insurance or leasing.

    • 912 programme participants
    • 11 savings programmes
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We support with pride

VIVE Serce Dzieciom

Since 2003 we help children and young people as Foundation VIVE Serce Dzieciom

  • Educational workshops for children and youths
  • Public fund-raisers
  • 14 years of Little Handball League
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We support with pride

Klub Sportowy VIVE Tauron Kielce

Since 2002 we have been a sponsor of handball team PGE VIVE Kielce, and we are satisfied with their successes.

  • A 15-time Polish Championships winner
  • A 15-time Polish Cup winner
  • 2015/2016 EHF Champions League winner



The majority owner of companies constituting the VIVE Group holding. Since 1992 the Chairman of the Board of VIVE Textile Recycling – the biggest textile recycling company in Poland. This businessman, coming from Zaanstad in the Netherlands, lives permanently in Poland. An economist, working as an independent businessman since 1986.

His visionary and innovative approach to management translates into starting up new units operating in various lines of business. A philanthropist supporting the development of the town of Kielce and organisations operating in the area of the Świętokrzyskie voivodeship.

Bertus Servaas also started the VIVE Serce Dzieciom (Heart for Children) Foundation. For many years he’s been an active participant of charities, for which he was awarded with the Order of Polonia Restituta by the President of Poland in 2012. Bertus Servaas is also the CEO of the successful VIVE Tauron Kielce sports club.