BIG-gruppen supports the Red Cross in its work to save lives and reduce human suffering. The Red Cross is the world’s foremost emergency response organisation. The Red Cross operates all over the world and consists of millions of volunteers who have decided to help other people. They battle to save lives and give hope all over the world, every day.
We are pleased to inform you that we have recruited a new Article Administrator to work with our product database and key account sales. Our new employee is called Marie Westerberg and comes from Derome where she worked as an Article and System Administrator. Prior to that, Marie worked in a similar role at IMAB Halmstad. Marie start up her position on 12 of August. We would like to extend a warm welcome to the BIG Group to Marie.
We are pleased to inform that WORKX – Industri & Anlegg AS in Harstad has chosen to become a partner in BIG Norge AS, and accordingly the BIG group is also represented in Troms County and in Harstad and the Narvik area. Industri & Anlegg AS entry into BIG Norway AS is valid from 01/06/2019. Industri & Anlegg AS was started in 1985 and they have subsequently grown steadily. 10 employees. The facility is of approximately 1400 m2, of which, the trade supplies store is about 900 m2. They focus on industry, shipping and shipyards, construction and civil engineering, service and maintenance, and on public services.
From April 15, Lundqvist Maskin & Verktyg will gather their expertise in new premises at Fagerstagatan 21 in the Lunda industrial area, Spånga. For customers, this means that they have access to a 5000 m2 state-of-the-art professional store and warehouse. This will increase their ability to meet customers’ needs, with a wider range and faster deliveries with more than 21,000 stocked items. As usual customers will be able to find most things in machines, tools and welding at the new address. Moreover, a professional service workshop and modern training facilities as well as a rational and extended gas depot. Activities in Solna and Upplands Väsby will close and merge at the new address in Spånga. However, they remain as usual in Västberga.
We have the pleasure to announce the BIG Group’s new Strategic purchaser Carola Harrysson. Carola replaces Marcus Wallmark who, after 13 years, chose to leave the BIG Group and the industry for completely new challenges. Carola has vast experience as a purchaser and comes directly from Derome Järnvaror where she worked as Product manager for around 2 years. Before this, Carola worked as a Purchaser at IMAB in Halmstad for some 30 years where she was also responsible for IT operations and support. She will take up the post sometime in May and Carola will be located at the Gothenburg office.
We at the BIG Group are giving a Christmas gift to Rädda Barnen this year, contributing to giving more children a chance of surviving, and having a successful future.
We are pleased to inform you that Røgeberg Maskin AS in Hønefoss has opted to become a partner in BIG Norge AS.
Røgeberg Maskin became part of the BIG group on June 1st, 2018, which means that the BIG Group is now represented in Hønefoss, located about 60 km northwest of Oslo. They sell to the market in the area around Ringerike, Hole and Jevnaker, as well as having lots of customers in Hallingdal. The business was established in 1979 and they now have 8 employees. The target groups are customers within industry, construction, the trades, agriculture and the public sector. Røgeberg Maskin sells a wide range of construction and industrial products and they have their own servicing and warranty workshop for various machines.
We are pleased to announce that Vest Supply AS has opted to become a partner in BIG Norge AS as of 01/04/2018. This means the BIG group is now represented in the coastal town of Kristiansund in Møre og Romsdal county in Central Norway.
Vest Supply was founded in 1992, and currently has 12 employees. The customer base consists of companies within off-shore and industry where they offer a 24 hour call-out service. Vest Supply has a first-rate professional facility where delivery vans serve customers in industry, civil engineering, service and maintenance as well as public operations etc. within the Kristiansund area. Everything is delivered by staff with long experience and immense expertise.
They offer a wide selection of goods and services including some 70 different courses. We would like to give Vest Supply AS a warm welcome to the BIG Group!
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We are pleased to announce that Industrivarer AS in Namsos has opted to become a partner in BIG Norge AS as of 1 March 2018. Industrivarer was founded in 1980, and currently has 10 employees. The company’s professional facility, which spans 1,300 m2 in total, consists of an 800 m2 professional outlet and 500 m2 servicing workshop. They sell products via sales representatives, inside sales and shop staff to professional customers within the timber industry, building and construction industry, and other public sector industries in Namsos and northern Trøndelag.
Skene Järn AB expands through the acquisition of JOVAB in Varberg March 1, 2018. JOVAB currently acts as a hardware provider with a strong position in personal protection, mainly for professional customers in the construction and industrial sectors with strong roots in Varberg and Halland. BIG would like to give JOVAB a warm welcome to the BIG Group.