Anuga FoodTec in Cologne is the most important source of impetus for the international food and beverage industry. As the world’s most important supplier fair, it covers all aspects of food production and after two years of pandemic, the hotspot was back in business the last week of April. Lesjöfors’ experts of metal conveyor belts for the food industry were there.
We have the pleasure to announce an exciting customer case – a zero emission snowmobile. MoonBikes approached our Dutch subsidiary Alcomex for a customized spring, which later led to a wider cooperation including suspension springs.
Breaking all records, subsidiary Lesjöfors Fjädrar in Sweden recently installed the largest model ever made of Wafios wire coiling machinery.
Major world crisis affect us all in one way or another, this also applies to Lesjöfors’ operations for obvious reasons. Despite the pandemic and current state of war, we are still well equipped to continue our growth journey. Ola Tengroth, CEO of the Lesjöfors group, gives his view on the market situation.
There is a lot going on in the industrial sector to increase productivity in a more sustainable way and to reduce vulnerability in the global supply chains. One of many projects within our group is a fully automated packaging process in Germany.
The Lesjöfors group expands business to a new European market – Spain. Our Dutch company Alcomex is taking on the challenge to introduce our superior range of industrial springs and door springs to the Iberian market.
Let us introduce our newest company in the Lesjöfors group – Plymouth Spring. A highly skilled US manufacturer of springs, stampings, wire forms and precision pins.
The situation in Ukraine is a human tragedy. Our thoughts are with all those impacted by this humanitarian crisis. The Lesjöfors Group has decided to pause all operations in Russia until further notice.
To accelerate sustainability implementation, the Lesjöfors Group has recruited a Head of Sustainability. Anna Haesert is well experienced from several Swedish industrial companies. Reviewing the entire value chain, from purchasing to the final products, is one of the prioritized areas.
Lesjöfors is launching a new company, rebranding its two former European Springs & Pressings factories in Cornwall. The factories will now form a new company called Lesjöfors Heavy Springs UK.
Lesjöfors outperforms in 2021, a fact which I am very happy and proud of. Once again, we have the pleasure of talking about a “record year” with both results and sales at higher levels than ever before.
Lesjöfors has acquired the assets and operations of Plymouth Spring Company, Inc., a US-based manufacturer of industrial springs. The acquisition is another step in Lesjöfors’s ambition to consolidate the industrial springs market and marks an expansion in the US market where it sees potential for further growth, both organic and through M
In November, the Lesjöfors brand won the World Automotive Component WAC (Russia MAK) 2021 award for “contribution to the development of the automotive components industry”.