Bilia has reached an agreement to acquire Hellgrens Lastvagnsservice AB and Skellefteå Billackering AB in Skellefteå. The business is conducted in two companies under one roof and operates a full-service facility in the areas of repair, maintenance, body and painting of transport vehicles and trucks. The acquisition is effective as of today, August 31, 2022.
The company being acquired has achieved total sales for 2021 of around SEK 28 million and currently has 19 employees.
Per Avander, MD and CEO of Bilia, comments:
“Through the acquisition of Hellgrens Lastvagnsservice AB and Skellefteå Billackering AB, we continue to expand Bilia’s operations in northern Sweden. This allows us to expand our truck business for Mercedes in the important and fast growing region. of Skellefteå and to strengthen our service network along the Norrland coast.
Anders & Magnus Hellgren, owners, comment:
“In order to meet the strong expansion of Skellefteå and its surroundings, we believe that Bilia, as the new owner of our companies, can provide the resources necessary for the continued development of the company and our employees. Anders Hellgren assumes the role of site manager and look forward to taking care of existing and new clients with the staff.”
Gothenburg, August 31, 2022
Bilia AB (ed.)
For more information, please contact:
Carl Fredrik Ewetz, Investor Relations, +46 (0)10 497 07 73, [email protected]
Per Avander, Managing Director and CEO, +46 (0)10 497 70 00, [email protected]
Kristina Franzén, Chief Financial Officer, +46 (0)10 497 73 40, [email protected]
Bilia Group Facts
Bilia is one of Europe’s largest car dealerships with a leading position in servicing and selling cars, transport vehicles and trucks. Bilia has around 150 sites in Sweden, Norway, Luxembourg and Belgium. Bilia sells Volvo, BMW, Toyota,
Mercedes-Benz, Renault, Lexus, MINI, Porsche, Nissan, Dacia, Smart and Alpine and Renault, Toyota, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan and Dacia brand transport vehicles and Mercedes-Benz brand trucks.
Bilia now has a fully developed business with the sale of new cars, e-commerce, spare parts and in-store sales, maintenance and repair workshops, tires and automotive glass and financing, insurance, car washes, service stations and car recovery under the same roof, which gives a unique offer.
Bilia achieved a turnover of around SEK 35 billion in 2021 and had around 5,300 employees.
Bilia expands truck service business in northern Sweden