Mascus Acquires Majority Stake in Marknadspriser.Se
06/28/2010

Mascus has acquired 60% of the shares of Marknadspriser i Sverige AB – a Swedish publisher of Marknadspriser.se online portal.

Online PR News – 28-June-2010 – – Marknadspriser i Sverige AB offers price valuation services to Bank Association in Sweden, and an automated online valuation tool for bank and insurance companies. The company’s net sales for 2009 were €390,000. Marknadspriser.se has become a part of Mascus, and will further contribute to the expansion of Mascus’ concept and product range.

“The price valuation service introduced by Marknadspriser i Sverige fits very well into Mascus’ product portfolio, and contributes to its strategy of providing a global premium media. It is a very important area in the industries that Mascus is operating in. That is why our aim is to expand the price valuation service in all countries and in all the Mascus’ sectors,” says Fredrik Larsson, Managing Director of Mascus.

Marknadspriser i Sverige AB was previously owned by the Swedish auction site KVD Bilauktioner AB (80%) and the Managing Director, Lennart Johansson (20%). Alma Media has acquired a 60% of the holdings and has an option to increase ownership to 100% by the end of 2012.

Mascus is a worldwide electronic marketplace for heavy machinery and transportation vehicles, which operates in the business areas of agriculture, construction, material handling, transportation, grounds care, and forestry. The platform is available in 35 languages and serves the needs of customers in over 4 continents around the globe. Mascus is a part of trading company of Alma Media Corporation.
About Mascus:
Mascus USA is a trading company of Alma Media Corporation. It is an electronic marketplace for used farm machinery, forestry, and grounds care equipment and transportation vehicles. Products listed on brand pages will include used John Deere tractors for sale, used Schmitz trailers for sale, used Volvo trucks for sale, JCB mini diggers for sale as well as and many more. Mascus makes trading in used machinery and equipment quicker and more efficient by collecting in one place information about the supply and the demand. Visit us online at http://www.mascus.com.