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Hitt og þetta 7. september 2006

Thule AB completes acquisitions in Europe and North America

Nordic Business Report-September 7, 2006-Thule AB completes acquisitions in Europe and North America
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The Swedish vehicle load carriers, trailers and motor home accessories provider Thule AB said on Thursday (7 September) that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Brink International BV, Valley Industries and SportRack Accessories.

Brink International and Valley Industries are towbar manufacturers based in Europe and the US, respectively. SportRack Accessories is a Canadian manufacturer of load carriers and rooftop boxes.

The acquired companies have a total of 1,400 employees and combined annual sales of EUR197m.

"The successful closing of the deal means that Thule is now a EUR560m company and well on its way to reaching its long term target of becoming a EUR1bn company by 2009," said Anders Pettersson, president and CEO of Thule.

One euro (EUR) is worth approximately 0.67 British pounds (GBP).

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