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Mark Group acquires Somar International

Somar lighting at Manchester airport

Somar lighting at the Concorde Conference Centre, Manchester airport.

The energy efficiency company Mark Group is expanding with the acquisition of Somar International.

Through the acquisition, Mark Group hopes to begin providing energy efficient solutions, including lighting, to the industrial and commerical sectors, and is aiming to reach a more global client base.

Somar managing director, Ian Hambly, said: “This acquisition is a perfect fit for Somar. It combines microgeneration technologies such as solar power with energy efficiency solutions such as intelligent lighting and motor controls.”

Somar’s clients include Coca Cola, Nestle, Ford, Peugeot and Carlsberg.

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