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STARK Group acquires one of the leading builders' merchants in Funen, Denmark

05 February 2020

STARK Group has through its Danish subsidiary, STARK Denmark A/S, signed an agreement to acquire the builders’ merchant XL Byg Jens Schultz A/S, which is a leading player in the Southern part of Funen. STARK Denmark is via a share deal taking over all activities, properties and 112 employees in XL-B…

STARK Group reports strong organic growth for FY 2018/2019 while consolidating through acquisitions

06 December 2019

Today STARK Group A/S announces results for the financial year 2018/19. The annual report shows topline growth and improving gross margin combined with cost efficiency driving organic EBITDA growth of 17.8%, increasing adjusted EBITDA to EUR 118 million from EUR 101 million in the year before. “I a…

STARK Group growing in Denmark through new acquisition in Jutland

13 November 2019

STARK Group has through its Danish business unit STARK Denmark A/S signed an agreement to acquire activities in the builders’ merchant chain, SJAKK, which is a regional player situated in Mid- and Eastern part of Jutland. Stark Denmark is taking over activities in SJAKK, including the inventory, se…

Stark Group A/S announces the completion of the acquisition of Saint-Gobain Building Distribution Deutschland GmbH – Creating a leading building material distribution in Northern Europe

09 October 2019

Stark Group has completed the acquisition of Saint-Gobain Building Distribution Deutschland GmbH (SGBDD), a leading German building material distribution company and merged it with Stark Group’s existing portfolio of building material distribution companies in now six countries. The transaction is b…

STARK GROUP expand its footprint in Sweden through 2 new acquisitions

24 June 2019

STARK GROUP has through its Swedish business unit Beijer Byggmaterial AB (Beijer) signed separate agreements to acquire the two builders merchant chains PoG Woody Bygghandel and Karl Ekesiöö Bygghandel AB, who in total are operating eight branches in Sweden with a combined annual revenue of approx. …

STARK GROUP acquires leading German builders’ merchant

20 May 2019

STARK GROUP has signed an agreement with Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA, to acquire leading German builders’ merchant Saint Gobain Building Distribution Deutschland GmbH, SGBDD. SGBDD operates a nationwide network of 220 branches from which approximately 5,000 employees serve a wide range of customer…

STARK GROUP back on growth track, delivering increased profit 2017/2018

02 January 2019

Today STARK GROUP announced results for the fiscal year 2017/18, showing an organic net sales growth of 3.8% and organic growth in EBITDA of 10.3%. "In a year marked by a change of ownership, internal reorganisation and the divestment of Silvan as part of the implementation of the new strategy, we …

STARK GROUP går sammen med konkurrent i Stockholm

11 October 2018

STARK GROUPS svenske byggecenterkæde Beijer Byggmaterial går sammen med den familieejede byggecenterkæde Bygg-Ole i Stockholm. Med en årlig omsætning på godt 700 millioner SEK tilfører Bygg-Ole dermed betydeligt til STARK GROUP nuværende 6 milliarder SEK i omsætning på det svenske marked. Opkøbet er…

Sisse Fjelsted Rasmussen appointed new Nordic CFO in STARK GROUP

08 March 2018

STARK GROUP is pleased to announce the appointment of Sisse Fjelsted Rasmussen as new Group CFO. Sisse comes from a position as CFO in Scandinavian Tobacco Group and will join STARK GROUP during the summer. “Sisse Fjelsted Rasmussen joins STARK GROUP with extensive financial experience and unique l…