Acquires Swemed - an online-based distributor of healthcare equipment and supplies | Asker Healthcare Group

Asker Healthcare Group’s subsidiary in Sweden has entered into an agreement to acquire the online-based distributor Swemed. The ambition is for Swemed's impressive growth journey to continue together within the Asker Healthcare Group. After the acquisition, Swemed will continue to operate as an independent company with close cooperation and support from the Asker Healthcare Group companies.

We appreciate the opportunity to acquire Swemed and thereby continue to develop the company together with the strong team of founders. The products, sales channel and customer groups complement our existing operations in Sweden in an exciting way, says Robert Schmidt, MD OneMed Sweden.

Swemed is an online-based distributor of healthcare equipment and supplies operating primarily in the Swedish market. The customers are municipalities and regions as well as private companies, schools and consumers. The primary sales channel is Swemed’s web portal. They offer a wide range of products (25,000+ items) from suppliers mainly within the EU. Through its focus on fast and personal service as well as solid relations with suppliers, Swemed has seen strong growth in recent years.

About Asker Healthcare Group

Asker Healthcare Group builds and acquires leading companies within medical supplies, devices and equipment in Europe. The group consists of more than 30 companies in 14 countries, supporting healthcare providers and patients to improve patient outcomes, reduce total cost of care and ensure a fair and sustainable value chain. Asker Healthcare Group is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden and has revenues of approximately EUR 800 million.