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Hoffmeister buys SILL

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As of 1 December 2013, Hoffmeister Leuchten GmbH will take over all of the assets of Franz Sill GmbH Lichttechnische Spezialfabrik at the Berlin site required to continue business operations as part of an asset deal. The employment contracts of all SILL employees will be continued. Oliver Hoffmeister and Jens G.
Hanfland will take over the management.

The takeover means that SILL's business operations will be continued. In form of the newly established Sill Leuchten GmbH, SILL will remain on the market as an independent brand. All employees at the company's headquarters in Berlin will be retained.

"We want to combine the established strengths of both companies in national and international business to create a strong unit", said Oliver Hoffmeister. This will be backed up by major investment in the evelopment of new products, especially involving the use of state-of-the-art LED technologies.

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