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Biossun joins StellaGroup

- StellaGroup

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Biossun, located in Sassenage near Grenoble, joins StellaGroup. This company was previously owned by its two historic founders, Frédéric Foretti and Jean Paul Sibellas, along with the investment company Garibaldi Participations.

Biossun is the French leader of the pergola market and is specialized in designing, manufacturing and marketing bioclimatic pergolas and screens. Its customers are both installers, distributors and professional networks. Biossun is also a major player in large projects, meeting the needs of cities, hotels and restaurants.

In 2021 the company generated a turnover of 26 million euros and employed 90 people. Biossun is a strong brand widely recognized on the outdoor  market. Frédéric Foretti, co-founder and CEO of the company  remains at the head of Biossun.

StellaGroup is a French and European leader on three main markets :

  • Window closing (roller shutters, screens, blinds),
  • Access solutions for both residential and industrial buildings (garage doors, gates and fences, curtains, industrial doors),
  • Outdoor and solar protection (pergolas, terrace roofs, awnings).

StellaGroup has been operating in France, Germany, the United-Kingdown and the Netherlands through 15 companies. Stellagroup generates a total turnover about 600 million euros and employs 2 400 people.

« Joining StellaGroup seemed obvious to us. This merger allows technical and commercial perspectives for Biossun brand and we are looking forward to rolling out this beautiful project», declares Frédéric Foretti.

« By integrating Biossun, StellaGroup confirms its will to grow rapidly on the solar protection market, relying on a strong and valuable brand, a high-end product line and a motivated team. Already implanted in Northern Europe, we want to accelerate our development in France. The enthusiasm of Biossun’s managers and employees to join us is heartwarming. Our project is also based on them, and always respecting our three pillars: strong and shared social values, quality products and a service to our customers that we want flawless. Welcome to the women and men of Biossun », said Didier Simon, President of StellaGroup.

 

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