Storskogen has as of October 11th acquired Persson Innovation. The company will be part of Storskogen´s business area Industry and the Products segment, for which Fredrik Bergegård is responsible.
“We are very happy to have acquired Persson Innovation from Ceder Capital. It is a very fine company with a near 40-year history of excellent qualifications, enabling customers to reduce or eliminate the use of plastics in packaging applications and has acquired a strong position globally. It will be very exciting to support the company on its continued journey of growth,” says Fredrik Bergegård, EVP Business Area Industry at Storskogen.
Storskogen acquires and develops well-managed and profitable small and medium-sized companies with leading positions in their respective markets. At the end of the first half-year 2021, Storskogen consisted of 94 business units with approximately 7,000 employees and a trailing annual turnover (RTM) of almost SEK 19 billion.
Find out more about Storskogen here: https://www.storskogen.com
“We are very happy to have Storskogen as a new long-term and financially strong owner. We see good growth potential in our markets and look forward to continuing the development of Persson Innovation as a leading manufacturer of packaging paper handles. Persson is a global company with strong local roots and along with Storskogen we will focus on making a difference to our customers through innovation and sustainability to offer the best product in the market,” says Kristian Nordgren, CEO Persson Innovation AB.
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