Facility Trade Group, holding company of Blue Wave and ASP Cleaning Products, has acquired Dirksen. Alex Postma, managing director of Dirksen, will become co-owner and director of Facility Trade Group. Dirksen will continue to operate under its own brand name and its leadership team will remain unchanged.
The strategic merger is based on the complementarity of the product portfolio of Dirksen and Blue Wave / ASP Cleaning Products, plus the shared belief that entrepreneurship and efficiency are key success factors for growth.
Dirksen is an added value distributor of cleaning products and has a strong expertise in professional work wear and machines.
Facility Trade Group is a group of independent suppliers of van cleaning systems, hygiene concepts and hotel supplies, aiming to offer the best integral solutions for customers and end-users. The group realizes total revenues of over € 21 million with 65 employees.
DEX international M&A acted as advisor to the shareholders of Facility Trade Group.