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Further to the announcement made on February 21, Groupe SEB is pleased to announce the finalization of its acquisition of Sofilac, a French group specializing in the design, manufacture and marketing of high-end semi-professional and professional cooking equipment (in particular, with the Lacanche and Charvet brands).

The acquisition of Sofilac supports Groupe SEB's ambition to become a benchmark player in the professional equipment markets and strengthens its presence in the premium cooking segment.

Sofilac now benefits from the strength of the Group, both in France and abroad, to step up its development.

2 photos of Charvet professional pianos and a Lacanche cooking piano

About Groupe Sofilac :

  • Created at the end of the XVIIIth century in Lacanche (France)
  • €62m sales in 2023
  • Present in more than 45 countries worldwide, 1/3 of sales generated from export markets
  • 360 employees
  • Brands: Lacanche, Charvet, Ambassade de Bourgogne, Air’T, Open’Cook

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