Lifco acquires Brian James Trailers Ltd.

Dec 09 2019

Lifco has signed an agreement to acquire the majority of the British company Brian James Trailers. The company is a niche manufacturer of car trailers such as open and enclosed car transporters.

In 2018, Brian James Trailers reported net sales of approximately 26 MGBP. The company is based in Daventry and has around 160 employees. The business will be consolidated in Business Area Systems Solutions, division Service and Distribution.

The acquisition will not have any significant effect on Lifco’s earnings or financial position in current financial year.

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Per Waldemarson

CEO and President Lifco


Åse Lindskog  
Media and investor relations manager
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About Lifco

Lifco offers a safe haven for small and medium-sized businesses. Lifco’s business concept is to acquire and develop market-leading niche businesses with the potential to deliver sustainable earnings growth and robust cash flows. Lifco is guided by a clear philosophy implying that the company has a long-term view on its holdings, a focus on profitability and a strongly decentralised organisation. The Group has three business areas: Dental, Demolition & Tools and Systems Solutions. At the end of 2018 the Lifco Group consisted of 146 operating companies in 29 countries. In 2018 Lifco reported EBITA of SEK 2,168 million on net sales of SEK 12.0 billion. The EBITA margin was 18.1 per cent. Read more at