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No. 8 2019 Acquisition of Swedish business activities approved

8 2019    ·    12. April, 2019

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In announcement no. 4 2019, dated 12 March 2019, Solar A/S stated that we had signed an agreement with Finnish Kesko Corporation concerning the acquisition of selected parts of Onninen AB’s Swedish business activities.

This deal has now been approved by the competition authority.

In continuation of this, the parties have agreed on the 15 May 2019 as the closing date.

Yours faithfully,
Solar A/S

Jens Andersen

CEO Jens Andersen - tel. +45 79 30 02 01

CFO Michael H. Jeppesen - tel. +45 79 30 02 62

Director, Stakeholder Relations Charlotte Risskov Kræfting – tel. +45 40 34 29 08

Facts about Solar
Solar Group is a leading sourcing and services company. Our core business centres on product sourcing, value-adding services and optimisation of our customers’ businesses.

Being a sourcing and services company, we focus on each individual customer. We always strive to understand our customers’ unique and genuine needs in order to provide relevant, personal and value-adding services, turning our customers into winners.

Solar Group is headquartered in Denmark, generated revenue of more than DKK 11bn in 2018 and has approx. 3,000 employees. Solar is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and operates under the short designation SOLAR B. For more information, please visit

This announcement was published in Danish and English today via Nasdaq Copenhagen. In the event of any inconsistency between the two versions, the Danish version shall prevail.



Charlotte Risskov KræftingDirector, Stakeholder Relations