Axel Johnson Group

Axel Johnson is one of four separate groups in the Axel Johnson Group. The other three are the US company Axel Johnson Inc., the Swedish real estate company Axfast AB and the asset management firm AltoCumulus AB.

AXEL JOHNSON AB

Builds and develops businesses in trade and services. The Group includes the following companies:

Axel Johnson International

Technical trading group that acquires, builds and develops enterprises that provide products and services to industrial companies.

Axfood

One of Sweden’s leading companies in the retail grocery trade, and supplies good, sustainable food.

Dustin

One of Scandinavia’s leading resellers of IT products and related services.

KICKS

The leading beauty chain in Scandinavia and offers a holistic concept with beauty products in makeup, fragrances, skin care and hair care.

Martin & Servera

Sweden’s leading restaurant and food service wholesaler and delivers beverages, fresh produce, groceries, services, equipment and expertise to restaurants and food service companies.

Novax

An active and long-term partner that invests in small and medium-sized growth enterprises.

Åhléns

Sweden’s leading department store chain with beauty, home and fashionwear products under one roof.

Our smaller entrepreneurial companies

Through D-Ax we invest in digital start-up companies, mainly in food and commerce. Axel Johnson has an equity interest in six start-up companies. We are also the principal owner of Amazing Brands, which develops and sells products in cosmetics, fragrances and hygiene. We are also a joint owner of Mitt Liv, a non-profit company that through mentorships, training and recruitment, works for an inclusive community and a labor market that values diversity.

AXEL JOHNSON INC

Owns and operates a diverse collection of industry-leading companies in North America. The Group includes the following companies:

HighRes Biosolutions

Leader in the design and building of innovative robotic systems and laboratory devices used by pharmaceutical and biotech companies and academic research laboratories.

Cadence

Leading contract manufacturer in the medical technology market whose brands are known for their high performance and dependability.

ConforMIS

Medical technology company that focuses on orthopedic implants.

Kinetico Incorporated

Produces and sells residential and commercial water treatment systems and products.

Mountain Lumber

Focuses on the reuse of recycled wood in the production of housing.

Parkson Corporation

Produces and distributes systems and products for municipal and industrial water treatment.

Skjodt-Barrett

Produces world-leading food and packaging solutions.

Sprague Operating Resources LLC

Distributes and manages energy commodities and bulk materials via proprietary terminals in the northeastern US.

Walk2Campus

Real estate company that acquires and administrates housing at universities and university colleges.

AXFAST AB

Real estate company specializing in commercial properties and logistics in Sweden and office properties in Stockholm.

ALTOCUMULUS AB

Engaged in asset management and has offices in Stockholm and Luxembourg. Axel Johnson is one of four separate groups in the Axel Johnson Group. The other three are the US company Axel Johnson Inc., the Swedish real estate company Axfast AB and the asset management firm AltoCumulus AB.

NORDSTJERNAN AB

Nordstjernan is a family-controlled investment firm whose mission is, through active ownership of Scandinavian businesses, to create solid, long-term value growth. Nordstjernan’s listed holdings are Attendo, Bonava, Ekornes, NCC, Nobia, Ramirent and Swedol. The unlisted holdings are Dacke Industri, Etac, Rosti, Salcomp and Wingroup. Other companies are Active Biotech, Designonline, KMT, Lifco, LLENTAB and Pricerunner. The Axel Johnson Group’s equity interest in Nordstjernan amounts to 6 percent.

AXFOUNDATION

An independent, non-profit organization that works in concrete and practical ways to promote a more environmentally and socially sustainable community. www.axfoundation.se