STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: Securitas has acquired the security services company MPL Beveiligingsdiensten in the Netherlands. Enterprise value is estimated to MSEK 44 (MEUR 4.9).
MPL Beveiligingsdiensten has annual sales of approximately MSEK 99 (MEUR 11) and approximately 180 employees. The company is operating both within specialized guarding and mobile services.
The acquisition will strengthen Securitas position in the central areas of theNetherlands. The acquisition is consolidated in Securitas as of January 1, 2012.