Dantherm Group acquires Sovelor in France

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Dantherm has acquired Sovelor in France. Sovelor is headquartered in Vénissieux (Lyon) and is the leading distributor of mobile heaters, dehumidifiers and coolers in France. Sovelor has 25 employees specialised in sales, technical support, logistics and after sales support.

Sovelor has more than 40 years’ experience in the mobile product business with a large customer base across France. The key strengths of Sovelor is a broad range of mobile products combined with technical and application support, after sales support and an efficient logistics infrastructure.

The acquisition of Sovelor is another key milestone in Dantherm’s expansion strategy following the acquisitions of the product brands Calorex, Master and Aerial. The Dantherm group is after the acquisition situated in the following countries: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Germany, UK, France, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Poland, Russia, United Arab Emirates and China.

Torben Duer, CEO at Dantherm Group says: “The acquisition of Sovelor further strengthens our position in France, which is an important market for us. We are excited about the opportunities that Sovelor provides in terms of market presence and the potential to expand our product offering to existing and new partners and customers in France”.

Eric Robert, Directeur General at Sovelor says: “I am pleased that Dantherm is the new owner of Sovelor. This will give the company, that my father started 41 years ago and that I have managed for the last 25 years, further opportunities to grow in France, and I look forward to working with the Dantherm Group companies and their partners in France”.

Sovelor and Dantherm will continue to operate in the market as two independent brands and will utilise each other's market and product strengths and continue to deliver quality market leading products to our customers.

Any enquiries concerning this announcement can be directed to Torben Duer, CEO, Dantherm Group A/S, on tel. +45 99 14 90 14.