AFG's presence at European Midcap Events in London

Monday, 03. December 2007 07:30



Arbon, December 3, 2007 - The Eighth Edition of the London European
Midcap Events (www.midcapevents.com) is scheduled to take place on
December 5-6, 2007. Edgar Oehler, President and Delegate of the Board
of Directors, will attend as representative of AFG Forster-Holding
Arbonia AG. Under the leadership of Edgar Oehler, AFG has embraced an
expansion strategy that included the takeover of leading brands such
as Aqualux, Miele Die Küche, EgoKiefer, RWD Schlatter and STI |
Hartchrom and resulted in rapid growth. In 2006, the corporation
recorded a gross turnover of CHF1.242 billion, which it expects to
increase to CHF1.4 billion in 2007. AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG
employs in excess of 6,000 people worldwide and operates production
facilities in Switzerland, Germany, France, England, the Czech
Republic, China and the USA.


Contact:

AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG:

Dr. Edgar Oehler
President and Delegate of the Board of Directors
T +41 71 447 97 02
F +41 71 447 97 05
edgar.oehler@afg.ch

More information about AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG can be found on
our Website at www.afg.ch.

AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG - leading integrated building products
supplier

AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG has its head office in Arbon TG and is
listed on the SWX Swiss Exchange. It has a leading position on
various European construction materials and technology markets. The
Group is divided into three building product divisions, the Steel
Technology Division and the Surface Technology Division. With its
Heating Technology, Sanitary, Kitchen/Refrigeration and Window/Door
Divisions and brands that include Arbonia, Kermi, Prolux, ASCO Swiss,
Aqualux, Forster, Piatti, Miele Die Küche, EgoKiefer and RWD
Schlatter, AFG is the leading building products supplier in
Switzerland and Germany. While the Steel Technology Division acts as
a hinge between the building industry and the technology sector, the
Surface Technology Division belongs entirely in the technology
sector. Worldwide AFG is active in more than 80 countries and has
nearly 30 of its own sales organizations as well as representatives
and partners. The development of new markets in Eastern Europe,
Russia, the Near and Far East is rapidly moving forward.



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AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG
Romanshornertrasse 4 Arbon
Switzerland

ISIN: CH0012132517 ; Index: SMCI, SPI, SPIEX;
Listed: Main Market in
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