UK pump specialist joins bigger group

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MegaGroup Trade Holding BV, the holding company of wholesalers of water technic solutions in Western Europe, has acquired Anchor Pumps, a leading pump specialist in the UK supplying both B2B and B2C companies. The acquisition equips MegaGroup with further know-how and experience in pumps while Anchor gain opportunities for growth in the UK and abroad.

Anchor is a distributor of domestic, industrial, and commercial water pumps, including shower pumps, booster pumps, heating pumps, submersible pumps, and home water booster sets. It is the largest online pump distributor in the UK supplying over 1,200 customers, both B2B and B2C, with a warehouse and office based in Warrington near Manchester. Anchor outperforms the competition in terms of customer satisfaction with a 4.8-star rating (excellent) on Trustpilot. Membership of MegaGroup brings Anchor (and its customers) many cross-sell and growth opportunities.

Bernard Verburg, CEO of MegaGroup Trade Holding BV said he had been “impressed by the way Anchor has managed to serve their customers” and that they had achieved such a high level of customer satisfaction. “Anchor’s experience and knowledge on pumps are a huge asset to the group.”

Warren Holmes, Managing Director of Anchor Pumps, said he was proud of the way the firm had grown its network. “MegaGroup offers us the opportunity to grow even further, professionalize and add new products to our range. I am confident that we will have a successful future together.”

MegaGroup want to grow their network in Western Europe through both organic growth of existing MegaGroup companies, and acquisition. The group continue to seek opportunities to add knowledge and market share to strengthen their business. MegaGroup has extensive experience in acquisitions in the water technics market, including 2021 acquisitions epco and Plimat.