Sonepar is pleased to announce that it will take over the electrical distribution activity of Marchiol kft. in Hungary as of January 28th, 2020.
Sonepar is pleased to announce that it will take over the electrical distribution activity of Marchiol kft. in Hungary as of January 28th, 2020. In the field of electrical wholesale business in Hungary, Marchiol Kft., the Hungarian subsidiary of the Italian company Marchiol S.p.a., has a significant market position in the Budapest area.
Located in Budapest, Marchiol Kft. is a 11 million euro business with 33 associates in one location. The takeover of 100% of the shares in Marchiol kft. has been approved by the Hungarian anti-trust authorities.
With Marchiol joining Sonepar, the Group will strengthen its competitive advantage in the Budapest area. Marchiol will help to provide even better customer services and add density to our Hungarian network in this prosperous area.
Sonepar is delighted to announce that the Executive Director of Marchiol Kft, László Szóka, will remain in charge of Marchiol’s Hungarian operations and will support a smooth integration into Sonepar’s business in this country.
Sonepar is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in B-to-B distribution of electrical products, solutions and related services. Assisting customers in a wide range of markets and drawing on the skill and passion of its 47,000 associates, Sonepar had sales of €22.4 billion in 2018. Through a dense network of 170 operating companies spanning 44 countries and 5 continents, and the digital solutions developed, the Sonepar Group delivers greater service and enhanced customer relations every day. Sonepar’s ambition is to become « La Référence » - the standard-setter for all its stakeholders.