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About SWISS KRONO Group

SWISS KRONO Group, with its head office in Lucerne/Switzerland, is the world's leading manufacturer of wood-based materials. The company provides an extensive range in the interiors, flooring and building materials sectors. Founded in 1966, the company now employees around 5,100 staff at ten sites worldwide. The eight SWISS KRONO Group national companies operate in Switzerland, France, Germany, Poland, Hungary, Ukraine, Russia and the USA. Their products are distributed in 120 countries.

SWISS KRONO Group generated a turnover of CHF 2.0 billion for the 2017/2018 financial year. For the international group of companies, sustainability and resource efficiency are an inherent part of economic activity. SWISS KRONO Group acquires its raw materials exclusively from sustainable sources.

Martin Brettenthaler, CEO and President of the Executive Committee runs the operating businesses in the family company. Ines Kaindl-Benes, daughter of the company founder, Ernst Kaindl, heads the group of companies in the second generation as Chairwoman of the Board of Directors.

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