2017-01-26 - Kährs Group

Kährs Group signs Nordic agreement with JM AB

Kährs Group, a world-leading Swedish manufacturer of wood flooring and PVC-free resilient flooring has signed an agreement with JM AB to supply wood flooring in Sweden and Norway. 

The agreement involves the delivery of wood flooring to JM's new construction of apartments and single-family homes in Sweden and Norway over four years.

"We are very pleased to enter this new partnership with JM, which, for Kährs Group means increased presence in the new construction market in Norway, while strengthening our leading position in this segment on the Swedish market," says Christer Persson, President and CEO of Kährs Group.

JM is one of the Nordic region’s leading developers of housing and residential areas with a focus on new production of homes in attractive locations, with the emphasis on expanding in metropolitan areas and university towns in Sweden, Norway and Finland.

Deliveries under the new agreement will start during the first quarter of 2017.

For further information, please contact:
Christer Persson, President and CEO, tel: +46 70 271 20 14
Helén Johansson, Corporate Communication, tel: +46 70 364 60 30

About Kährs Group
Kährs Group is a world-leading flooring manufacturer in hardwood and resilient flooring with a number of strong brands in its product portfolio, including Kährs, Karelia and Upofloor. The Company's innovations have shaped the industry throughout history and Kährs Group is dedicated to providing the market with innovative new flooring solutions. Kährs Group, which delivers products to more than 70 countries, is the market leader in Sweden, Finland, Norway and Russia and holds a strong position in other key markets, such as the UK and Germany. The Group has approximately 1,600 employees and annual sales of EUR 300 million. www.kahrsgroup.com

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