Van den Borne acquires KAR UK, bolstering its position as a leading irrigation wholesaler

Valkenswaard and Manchester, December 19th 2022

Van den Borne, a technical wholesaler specializing in water pumps and irrigation systems, has today finalized the acquisition of KAR UK, the UK’s largest wholesaler of irrigation equipment.

Founded in 1978, KAR UK has grown into the largest wholesale supplier of irrigation equipment in the UK. The company, a family business built on a reputation for outstanding service, has built its success on long-term relationships with most major irrigation equipment manufacturers of note, alongside unmatched industry knowledge and know-how.

The combined company’s supplier base will contain some of the most renowned brands in the industry and it will boast an industry-leading product portfolio. Additionally, the acquisition promises synergies that will significantly benefit customers, employees and suppliers. 

Read more about the acquisition here
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