Avnet, Inc. übernimmt Altron GmbH & Co. KG
Acquisition to Strengthen Avnet Abacus’s Position in the German Passive Components Distribution Market
Avnet, Inc., announced today that it has acquired Altron GmbH & Co. KG (Altron). Altron, which is headquartered in Lehrte Germany, is a leading interconnect, passive and electromechanical components (IP&E) distributor in Germany, representing over 40 suppliers. Altron generated revenue of approximately US$30 million in calendar 2011.
Patrick Zammit, President of Avnet Electronics Marketing EMEA, said: „The acquisition of Altron is another example of Avnet’s commitment to invest in the European IP&E market. By acquiring Altron, together with our IP&E business unit Avnet Abacus, we will gain more critical mass in Germany and create cross-selling opportunities to the combined customer base.“ … vollständiger Artikel