Regulatory press releases

On this page, you can find Byggmax’s regulatory press releases, i.e. press releases containing financial information that may affect the share price. Other press releases can be found under the heading non regulatory press releases.

30 October 2014
Byggmax opens in Mariestad in the first quarter 2015
Press release 2014-10-30
The low-price retailer Byggmax opens a store in Mariestad in Q1 2015. The store will employ six people. Byggmax has more than doubled the number of stores in Sweden since 2006. There are currently 72 stores throughout the country. The new store in Mariestad will be situated at Industrigatan 8. The company has previously announced the opening of stores in Vetlanda and Nacka in 2015.
- For a long time we have wanted to establish a location in Mariestad, and now we have found a good location for Byggmax, where a lot of people pass. Our stores in Skövde and Lidköping are doing well, so it feels great to be able to open in Mariestad. Says Tony Johansson, regional manager at Byggmax.

Industrigatan in Mariestad is a good location, with a large space and the opportunity to establish Byggmax’s concept. Overall, a retail space of approximately 8000 sqm is necessary, where the retail store and the drive-in occupy the most space. Byggmax’s concept is based on offering customers quality products at a low prices, where customers can do a part of the job themselves to keep the costs down.

Good quality at a low price

Byggmax sell construction materials such as lumber, flooring, dry-wall, cement, windows, doors and paint to both professionals and DIY-customers. The Byggmax concept is to offer good quality products at low prices.

Byggmax is the construction material retailer that Swedish house owners deem has the lowest prices, and according to Mediekompaniets annual brand survey, “MK Rapporten”, 59% of Swedes believe that Byggmax has the lowest prices.The figures for the closest competitor are 30% and 29%.

For more information please contact:

Magnus Agervald, CEO Byggmax, Mobile: +46 761-19 00 20, E-mail: [email protected]
Tony Johansson, Regional manager, Mobile: +46 761-19 01 06, E-mail: tony.johansson[email protected]