The merge ensures a stronger consolidated setup in Scandinavia as well as worldwide. The combined company now acts as supplier in the surface treatment industry with a unique broad expertise within plants for powder coating, e-coat, wet paint, energy optimization and solutions for ventilation. Furthermore, with Greiff situated in Sweden and Aabo-Ideal situated in Denmark, Poland, Mexico and Czech Republic a faster service is now available for customers worldwide. Both Greiff and Aabo-Ideal will continue their daily operation unchanged.
Going forward Greiff will be marketed as Greiff – part of Aabo-Ideal Group. Thomas Petersen will continue to manage the daily business at the Greiff department in Sweden. Furthermore, he will be responsible for supporting the wet paint technology worldwide. Henric Fagerlind will be responsible for sales of powder coating and e-coat lines in Sweden. Sales support, service and spare parts regarding wet paint lines will be operated from the Greiff office in Motala.