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History

  • Marco AB was founded 1935 by Mr. Sven Marcusson. Under the guidens from Mr. Sven Marcusson a number of constructions were developed. All in branch material handling, mostly all different types of wagons and trolleys.
  • 1974 Mr. Sven Marcusson sold the company and Marco got new owners.
  • 1975 Marco bought another manufacturer of lifting tables, Lyft and Transport AB.

              By the end of the 70-ties the main products were lifting tables, wagons and tippers.

  • 1987 started Marco BV, Holland and Marco AB became one of the owners.
  • 1991 our former CEO, Mr Rolf Holmgren and five other persons bought the company. For the next coming years the company expanded heavily and the production and sales became more and more concentrated around the scissors lifting tables and tippers.
  • 1994 Marco AB bought Jihab AB, a former manufacturer of scissors lifting tables.
  • 1998 Marco AB became one of the owners at Saxon Lifts, England. Saxon Lifts is one of the leading manufacturer of custom-made scissors lifting tables in England.
  • 1999 Marco AB bought Hymo AB, Sweden. Hymo AB is like Marco AB one of the leading manufacturer of scissors lifting tables in Europé.
  • 2004 Marco Group becomes the major owner of Saxon Lifts, England
  • 2006 Marco AB becomes the major owner of our distributor in France, Marco Sarl.
  • 2007 Marco Group AB is the market leader of hydraulic lifting tables in Europe, with a turnover of approximately 28 million Euro and 150 employees.