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Sustained improvements for PWT Group

PWT Group continued their prosperity during the financial year 2015/16 with a significant improvement in EBITDA, opening of new stores, and a slight increase in revenue. The progress was driven by efforts to optimize the sales network, strengthen the sales organization, and provide customers with even better experiences across all PWT's brands. Please see the attached press release [...]

HTC at the World of Concrete exhibition to present DURATIQ™

HTCs latest product within floor grinders, DURATIQ™, launched in September 2016, was last week presented at the World of Concrete exhibition in Las Vegas. Both the management from HTC and people from Polaris were there to present the new product. More information on DURATIQ™ below. The totally newly-developed floor grinder, DURATIQ™, is available in two grinding widths, 600 [...]

Det Danske Madhus and Compass Group Denmark enter into agreement for Det Danske Madhus to acquire all assets in Din Private Kok

Compass Group Denmark and Det Danske Madhus have entered into an agreement for Compass Group Denmark to divest its business, Din Private Kok, to Det Danske Madhus. The transaction includes all activities, customer contracts, employees and facilities relating to this part of their Danish business. Activities in Din Private Kok are expected to be transferred [...]

Mols-Linien expands its fleet and creates more jobs in Eastern Jutland

In May 2017, Mols-Linien will expand its fleet with another fast-ferry, which will be sailing on the route between Aarhus and Odden in Kattegat. The new ferry, KatExpress 3, will increase the number of daily departures between the two cities to 30. With the extra number of departures follow an extra need for hands, resulting [...]

Polaris divests Avanti Wind Systems to Alimak Group

With Polaris as its owner since 2011, Avanti Wind Systems has proven the company’s position as the undisputed global market leader within service lifts as well as ladder and safety systems for the wind turbine industry. Avanti has doubled revenue and expanded its global sales and production platform during the period, and as of today, [...]

Annual Polaris alumni event

On Friday, November 18, Polaris hosted the annual alumni event for all current and previous members of the Polaris family. It was a great opportunity to meet with old colleagues, some collegial relationships dating back as long as 15 years. The content input for the afternoon session was provided by Martin Welna who moved on from Polaris [...]

Polaris sponsors Team Rynkeby 2016

Polaris recently sponsored Team Rynkeby 2016. In total more than DKK 65m were collected in five Nordic countries (Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and the Faroe Islands) to finance the life-saving research in curing children with cancer. See sponsor certificate (støttebevis) below: Danish (click here)  

Polaris hosts workshop on Sales Excellence

As part of the Polaris Excellence Model, Polaris hosted a quarterly workshop for all portfolio companies on Wednesday, November 9th. All attendants participated in the full-day event focusing on Sales Excellence where external speakers from Widex, DSV and PA Consulting shared valuable insights on the matter. The participants had a chance to thoroughly work with the topic during the scheduled breakout sessions as well [...]

Polaris er i år sponsor for Børsen Gazelle 2016

Mød os ved gazellekåringerne rundt omkring i landet: Aalborg: 2. november kl. 15.00-18.00, Comwell Hvide Hus Aarhus: 9. november kl. 15.00-18.00, Hermans, Tivoli Friheden Kolding: 14. november kl. 15.00-18.00, Comwell Kolding Odense: 22. november kl. 15.00-18.00, Odense Kommune København: 30. november kl. 15.00-18.00, Tivoli Hotel & Congress Center

Polaris sells Car-O-Liner to Snap-On (NYSE:SNA)

Polaris sells Car-O-Liner to Snap-On (NYSE:SNA) for USD 155m. Car-O-Liner is the fastest growing and most profitable player within the collision damage segment for ordinary cars and heavy-duty vehicles and was acquired by Polaris in 2012. Please see the attached press release: English (click here) For more information please contact: Polaris Jan Dahlqvist, Partner Phone: +46 708 176 060 [...]