Sacchi finally Sonepar

As we reported on February 22, 2017, Sonepar has taken over the electrical wholesaler G. Sacchi with 1,130 employees...........

and 56 branches in Italy. On June 28, 2018, the purchase was officially completed by the transfer of the shares.

Sacchi retains its identity, name and management-team, and the Sacchi family will, to some extent, remain shareholder in their own company. This is important for the employees, customers and suppliers. Former CEO Marco Giorgio Brunetti will continue to lead the company following the acquisition by Sonepar.

Sacchi and Sonepar Italia will together be the largest distribution unit in Italy with a market share of around 20% and a turnover of more than EUR 1 bn.