Sale of the AFG kitchen business to Alno has been concluded

Arbon, 25 March 2014 – The sale of the AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG kitchen business to German manufacturer Alno AG in Pfullendorf (Germany) was officially concluded on 25 March 2014. This sale was completed with retroactive effect from 1 January 2014

The sale of the AFG kitchen business to Alno AG includes the two kitchen brands Piatti and Forster Swiss Steel Kitchens. The employment contracts of the 500 or so employees of AFG Kitchen AG have been transferred. The Alno Group employs 1 800 people and is represented in 64 countries with all of its production facilities, subsidiaries, joint ventures and distribution companies, and the brands Alno, Wellmann, Impuls, and Pino.

Rudolf Graf
Chairman of the Board of Directors and interim CEO
T +41 71 447 45 46

Stefan Kern
Head Corporate Communications
T +41 71 447 45 64


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