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Press release: BYK-Gardner appoints Bjørn Thorsen A/S as its distributor for instruments in Sweden & Norway

Copenhagen, October 15, 2019 – Bjørn Thorsen A/S (BT) expands its collaboration with BYK-Gardner, by becoming the official distributor of its line of instruments for color, appearance and physical test equipment, in Sweden & Norway as of October 1, 2019.

Following last year’s successful addition of BYK-Gardner instruments to BT’s distribution portfolio in the Danish and Icelandic markets, the two companies are now strengthening their collaboration in the Scandinavian region. BT is now distributing BYK-Gardner’s instruments in the Swedish and Norwegian markets as well.

“We are happy with the current collaboration with BYK-Gardner and will gladly invest more resources and effort in order to have a successful expansion in Sweden and Norway”, says Peter Tikjøb, Principal Manager for BYK-Gardner at BT.

The products are manufactured and validated according to international standards, guidelines & procedures: DIN EN ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 14001. Testing and measuring instruments from BYK-Gardner can effectively evaluate the quality of color, gloss and appearance, as well as physical properties of paint, plastic and paper products, making them an important part of quality control.

Click here to view the range of BYK-Gardner instruments that BT offers, and to find your contact person.

About BYK-Gardner

BYK-Gardner, leading actor in the instruments industry since 1924, is part of the Altana Group and a direct subsidiary of BYK-Chemie. They are a global supplier to the automotive, paint, plastic industries and their respective OEMs for quality control of color, appearance and physical properties. www.byk.com/instruments

About Bjørn Thorsen A/S group (BTG)

BTG’s core distribution team focuses on sales of special raw materials from leading chemical manufacturers (e.g. BYK, ExxonMobil, Lubrizol, Borealis, Cabot, Sun Chemicals, Venator, DRT and others) to customers in diverse end uses in Automotive, Coating, Construction, Industrial, Medical, etc. In recent years, BTG has increasingly acted as true solution provider, by leveraging its considerable application and processing technology know-how, together with flexible and efficient logistics services from warehouses in several European and other locations around the world. This broader capability is reinforced by the development expertise of its affiliates, Customized Compound Solutions A/S (CCS) and Nordic Grafting Company A/S (NGC) that complement BTG’s offering with their own ranges of customized alloys, compounds and reactive polymers, available globally in response to individual needs. www.bjorn-thorsen.com