Routeco is pleased to announce the acquisition of Swibox Automation. As of 1st April, Swibox Automation, a Swiss-based company that specialises in the distribution of Rockwell Automation products has become part of the Routeco Group, strengthening our presence in the EMEA region and to meet the rising demand for industrial automation products and services across Europe.
Swibox Automation was previously part of the Swibox AG company which specialise in enclosure manufacture for the machine industry, infrastructure for Tunnel and Buildings as well as in the production of stainless-steel equipment for the medical, pharma and food industries.
This addition to the Routeco Group further complements existing European locations within the UK, Austria, Belgium, and the Netherlands.
Swibox Automation is the authorised Rockwell Automation distributor for Switzerland and this acquisition combines the aligned visions of offering a leading omnichannel customer experience.
Keith Harrison, Routeco M&A Projects and Commercial Director said: “Swibox Automation brings over 30 years of engineering and component distribution experience to the Routeco Group, they will enhance our ability to serve customers within Europe with the very best process control and automation products and packaged services. The integration process will take place over the coming months. Swibox customers will continue to receive the same high-quality service which they have come to expect.”
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