Reftrade Holding B.V. (“Reftrade” or the “Company”), a market leading refrigerated container specialist in Western Europe, has agreed to sell 100% of the shares of the Company to the Petit Forestier Group (“Petit Forestier” or the “Group”).
Petit Forestier has a proven track record of international organic and acquisitive growth and operates in 20 countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and the United States with a strong network of branches. With the acquisition of Reftrade, Petit Forestier is pursuing its international growth policy and aims to reinforce its business lines around its specialisation as a refrigerated rental company. The acquisition of Reftrade expands the Petit Forestier Group’s rental offering to 2,900 refrigerated containers.
Reftrade is a leading refrigerated rental specialist, with a high-quality container fleet and an international customer base with clients in food, chemicals, logistics, automotive and pharmaceutical sectors. Both Reftrade and Petit Forestier share the same values, making Reftrade a natural partner for Petit Forestier and allowing for synergies and encouraging growth of the Group and of the new subsidiary.