Rexel takes over Sofinther

Rexel has committed itself to a link between its electrical business and the thermal, heating and control sector, the aim being to double.............

its activities in this sector in France, in which it has managed double-figure growth since they began in 2012.

Sofinther has 206 employees and made a turnover of EUR 106 m in 2014. Its headquarters are located in Nantes and the company is represented by a further 24 branches in the country.

At present the takeover is being considered by the relevant authorities and a final decision is expected at the beginning of 2016.