VonArx acquires IMPACTS GmbH – strengthen its position in the global surface preparation industry


Von Arx, has signed an agreement to acquire German based Shotblaster manufacturer IMPACTS GmbH.

IMPACTS, founded 2004, is one of the global leaders in shotblasting equipment and well respected for its high-quality products and customer focused service.

By acquiring IMPACTS, we widen our product portfolio, reinforces our presence in the surface preparation market and are able to create a home market in Germany for both IMPACTS and VonArx branded products

- Fredrik Akermark, Owner/CEO of VonArx.

VonArx has been growing fast during the last 4 years and has developed several new products during short time. Impacts product range together with extensive experience and knowledge in the surface preparation industry will add invaluable value to VonArx.

IMPACTS will remain under its own brand and continue to distribute IMPACTS branded products thru current distribution network. Operation and manufacturing will remain in Overath, Germany.

Together we will be stronger. By utilizing respective companies’ strengths and continue offering high level of customer service, which already is both Impacts and VonArx focus, we will be an even more attractive partner for surface preparation contractors around the world

- Fredrik Akermark.

Closing day and transaction is set to January 3rd, 2024

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