OptiGroup acquires Ekopack
Mölndal (Sweden) 29 August 2019 – OptiGroup, a Triton Fund II company has acquired Ekopack i Sydsverige AB (Ekopack). The acquisition adds to the business area Industrial Solutions.
Ekopack, with a turnover of approximately EUR 6.5 million, is a full-service distributor of a wide range of packaging products and services with a broad customer base in the southern part of Sweden.
Through the acquisition, the business area Industrial Solutions will further strengthen its Nordic position in the area of supply solutions for packaging products to manufacturing industries and service companies.
OptiGroup is a leading European business-to-business distributor of business essentials in Facility, Safety & Foodservice Solutions, Industrial Solutions, Printing & Creative Solutions and Retail & Reseller Solutions. OptiGroup companies specialise in offering products and services that streamline operations for their customers and promote a more successful business. The Group, with net sales of EUR 1.6 billion in 2018 and 2,200 employees, supports more than 110,000 customers in 19 countries across Europe.
Since its establishment in 1997, Triton has sponsored nine funds, focusing on businesses in the industrial, business services, consumer and health sectors.
The Triton funds invest in and support the positive development of medium-sized businesses headquartered in Europe. Triton seeks to contribute to the building of better businesses for the longer term. Triton and its executives wish to be agents of positive change towards sustainable operational improvements and growth. The 38 companies currently in Triton's portfolio have combined sales of around €14.7 billion and around 72,500 employees.
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