June 3, 2004 -- Elanders strengthens its positions within the segment the Service Sector and adds to our competence in the high quality sector of sheet-fed offset through the acquisition, which is expected to have a positive effect on turnover and profit for 2004.
Elanders Gummessons in Falköping has signed a contract with the owners of Skövde Offset AB for the acquisition of shares in the company, which is located in Skultorp, has a turnover of MSEK 40 and 24 employees. The acquisition brings with it vital expertise in the high quality sector of sheet-fed offset as well as a significant reinforcement of the Group's marketing and sales organisation, particularly in the segment the Service Sector.
The acquisition should be completed by 1 July 2004 and is expected to have a positive effect on Group turnover and profit in 2004.
WhatTheyThink is the global printing industry's go-to information source with both print and digital offerings, including WhatTheyThink.com, WhatTheyThink Email Newsletters, and the WhatTheyThink magazine. Our mission is to inform, educate, and inspire the industry. We provide cogent news and analysis about trends, technologies, operations, and events in all the markets that comprise today's printing and sign industries including commercial, in-plant, mailing, finishing, sign, display, textile, industrial, finishing, labels, packaging, marketing technology, software and workflow.