Securitas to acquire ISS’ security services operations in the Netherlands

Friday, June 07, 2013

 Securitas has agreed with ISS Facility Services to acquire the commercial security services business contracts and assets of ISS Facility Services in the Netherlands.

ISS’ security services operation in the Netherlands has annual sales of approximately MSEK 315 (MEUR 37) and 800 employees.

The acquisition will considerably improve Securitas’ national coverage of its mobile services in the Netherlands. In addition, the acquisition will strengthen the organization in creating optimal security solutions for its customers.

The acquisition is subject to approval from the competitions authorities in the Netherlands, which is expected to be completed in the beginning of July 2013.

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Gisela Lindstrand, Senior Vice President Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, Securitas AB, phone +46 10 470 3011, mobile +46 70 287 8662, or email

Securitas is a global knowledge leader in security. From a broad range of services of specialized guarding, technology solutions and consulting and investigations, we customize offerings that are suited to the individual customer’s needs, in order to deliver the most effective security solutions. Everywhere from small stores to airports, our 300,000 employees are making a difference.

Securitas AB discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 12.00 (CET) on June 7, 2013.

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