Fresks is a leading Swedish building material retail chain focused on the professional segment
Founded in 1862 Fresks is a leading Swedish building material retail chain focused on the professional segment. The company currently has 32 stores under the brands XL-BYGG Fresks, XL-BYGG Östergyllen, Gärdin & Persson, XL-BYGG Edvardssons, Färingsö Trä and Urbans Byggvaror. Fresks sells high quality building material with high degree of service primarily to small and mid-sized professional customers. Fresks is today the largest member of the chain XL-BYGG.
Litorina acquired Fresks in February 2016. The ambition with the acquisition is to support the management team to continue growing the company in existing and new stores, through both greenfield establishments as well as acquisitions on a fragmented market. Furthermore, the ambition is to continue strengthening the company’s position towards the customers through development of the product and service offering in stores as well as online.