Acquisition of Rolark (Canada) | October 17, 2014
The Rolark Group, which is based in Toronto, specializes in the distribution of stainless steel, primarily in the form of rolled products (which is the Jacquet brand's business line).
Rolark, which is headed by Paul Kelly, its founder, has 65 employees and generates revenues of C$32 million (€22 million).
The Rolark Group’s three subsidiaries in Edmonton, Toronto and Montreal have warehouses and product finishing facilities, and complete the North American coverage of the Jacquet brand, which is already established in Philadelphia, Chicago, Houston, Charlotte and Los Angeles.
With 29 distribution centers in 20 countries and an Export company, JACQUET is an established market leader in the distribution of stainless steel and nickel alloys.
The brand has expertise in procurement management. JACQUET can deliver goods to industrial customers anywhere in the world within days.
JACQUET is a brand of the Jacquet Metal Service Group, a European leader in the distribution of special steels.
Storage and distribution of high value metals
These plates can be either supplied as full plates or cut to customer specifications. A number of different processes are available, including plasma cutting, plate sawing, and water-jet and laser cutting.
Market and customers
Customers: agricultural processing, energy water treatment, desalination, chemicals, paper manufacturing, mechanical and sheet-metal work, environment...
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