New business models and start-up investments
more than 70,000 Products
UK, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, France
The Newport group bundles young, fast-growing web-focused businesses that cater primarily to the needs of small and medium-sized corporate customers in different European countries and product areas. OfficeFurnitureOnline, acquired at the end of January 2018, is a UK product specialist offering office furniture such as desks, chairs and cabinets in the webshop. BiGDUG, an online retailer for business equipment specializing in storage and shelving that supplies its customers with shelving systems and work benches, is also in the UK. Certeo sells plant and office equipment in the DACH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) and France. Mydisplays, acquired in 2017, provides products such as custom-printed advertising banners and mobile display systems to a broad customer segment in Germany. The TAKKT investment company is also part of the new division.