Growth Of Electrolux Professional Products Prompts Change
Electrolux Construction Products and its sister company Husqvarna Turf Care both recently appointed new presidents. Anders Berggren, current president of Husqvarna Turf Care, has been appointed President of Electrolux Construction Products North America headquartered in Olathe, Kansas. Succeeding Berggren at Husqvarna Turf Care in Charlotte, North Carolina will be Henric Andersson from Electrolux Professional Outdoor Products in Sweden.
Electrolux Construction Products has strengthened its leading position with the acquisition of Diamant Boart, the market leader in stone cutting construction products. The acquisition of Diamant Boart has created a complete business line that includes the brands of Target, Dimas, Partner and Felker.
Husqvarna Turf Care is the manufacturer all the commercial lawn products for Husqvarna, Yazoo/Kees and BlueBird brands of Electrolux Professional Outdoor Products, Inc. In its four-year existence, Husqvarna Turf Care has experienced an average 20 percent growth each year and is on track to continue with its 3-year strategic plan. Andersson will utilize his depth of experience in manufacturing and operations to his new role. He will oversee a newly formed group that encompasses all wheeled lawn products under Electrolux Professional Outdoor Products made both in the US and Sweden.