© Kitron Electronics Production | April 03, 2019
Efore Group selects Kitron as it manufacturing partner
Finnish Efore Group has selected Kitron ASA as manufacturing partner for some of its EMS production.
The contract forms the basis for a long-term partnership and has a potential value of approximately NOK 25 million (EUR 2.59 million) in the first year of full production. The scope of the contract includes electronic board build and high-level assembly. Production will take place at Kitron's factory in Lithuania, according to a press release. "With its competence and capabilities within EMS services, we consider Kitron as very valuable strategic partner supporting some of our EMEA manufacturing going forward," says Ruben Tomassoni, VP Operation of Efore. The Finnish company is a designer and manufacturer of custom and standard DC power systems and AC/DC power supplies for a wide range of demanding industry applications including telecom, industrial, medical, lighting, utility and military. "Kitron aims to do business with the major players within our defined market sectors. Efore is a leading company within industrial technology for power conversion systems and we see several opportunities between our two companies beyond the contract we have just signed," says Israel Losada Salvador, COO and Sales Director of Kitron.