DexKo Global to boost towbar offering with Brink International acquisition

Global leader in trailer running gear, chassis assemblies and related components DexKo Global has announced that its subsidiary AL-KO Vehicle Technology Group has agreed to acquire Dutch towbar manufacturer Brink International.

With more than 100 years of experience and expertise in the manufacturing industry, Brink International has a wide product portfolio including fixed, detachable, retractable and next generation towbars that DexKo says will expand its portfolio in this area.

Fred Bentley, CEO at DexKo, said: “We are incredibly excited about adding Brink to our portfolio. Brink offers a leading market position and another premium brand to DexKo. The company is characterized by its wide range of high quality, innovative products and the superior service it provides to customers.”

Harald Hiller, president and CEO of AL-KO, added: “The strategic fit between Brink and DexKo could not be better. Both companies offer a highly engineered product portfolio critical to safety and performance. This acquisition allows us to expand our product portfolio and operations footprint and gives us access to new regions.”

Sven Arend, CEO at Brink, added: “This transaction brings great opportunities for both companies. We look forward to working with the DexKo and AL-KO teams and to further developing the business together.”

Financial terms of the transaction have not been disclosed, and it is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approval. 


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