Carrier Commercial Refrigeration Signs Strategic Distributor Agreement with Algidus AB in Sweden

RUEIL-MALMAISON, France -

Preferred distributor of refrigerated remote display cases

Carrier Commercial Refrigeration is strengthening its position in Europe with a strategic distributor agreement in Sweden with Algidus AB company. The agreement enables the experienced Algidus AB to offer Swedish food retailers cutting-edge remote display cases from Carrier. Carrier Commercial Refrigeration is a part of Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE: CARR), the leading global provider of healthy, safe and sustainable building and cold chain solutions.

“We are extremely proud that Algidus AB will be the preferred distributor of our sustainable and innovation-driven remote display cases for commercial refrigeration,” said Gunter von Starck, General Manager, Northern Europe Region, Carrier Commercial Refrigeration. “A good knowledge of customers combined with agility is key to success in retail. We strongly believe that Christian Wijkström, Managing Director of Algidus AB, will energise the Swedish segment with a new and dynamic value proposition.”

Algidus AB will begin distributing Carrier’s latest range of remote display cases this month. Carrier Commercial Refrigeration is a leading supplier of high-efficiency refrigeration systems and services in the food retail industry. Carrier offers a diverse range of products to keep stores cool, energy costs low and products attractively displayed for maximized sales.

With more than 20 years of experience on the food retail segment in Sweden, Christian Wijkström, Managing Director of Algidus AB, brings significant insight to customer expectations. After holding leading positions in major retail companies, including as CEO with responsibility for more than 300 stores, Christian has a deep understanding of how important refrigeration installation is to the success of a store.

“By distributing Carrier solutions to Swedish food retail operators, we offer a range of products delivering quality cold performance, helping optimize product displays and creating new sales opportunities and environments, all while reducing energy consumption and environmental footprint,” said Christian Wijkström, Managing Director, Algidus AB. “With this collaboration, we will demonstrate how high-performance, versatile refrigeration equipment can boost sales for customers.”

For more information on Carrier Commercial Refrigeration’s cooling systems, visit carrier-refrigeration.com.

About Carrier Commercial Refrigeration
Carrier Commercial Refrigeration (CCR) is a leading supplier of high-efficiency turnkey refrigeration systems and services in the food retail industry. CCR offers a diverse range of products to keep stores cool, energy costs low and products attractively displayed for maximized sales; comprehensive service and support to ensure optimum performance and a centralized remote management monitoring network. Carrier Commercial Refrigeration is a part of Carrier Global Corporation, the leading global provider of healthy, safe and sustainable building and cold chain solutions. Founded by the inventor of modern air conditioning, Carrier is the world’s leader in high-technology heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions. Carrier experts provide sustainable solutions, integrating energy-efficient products, building controls and energy services for residential, commercial, retail, transport and food service customers. For more information, visit carrier-refrigeration.com or follow @SmartColdChain on Twitter.

About Algidus AB
Algidus AB is bringing extensive experience from the Swedish grocery industry. Algidus also has experience in store operations, which provides insights into the important role of the refrigeration and freezing system for a store's success and revenues.
Algidus is a newly started fast-paced company whose focus is to take the retailer to success faster with qualitatively better and more sustainable products. We create increased sales and higher customer satisfaction through higher quality and design products that are energy efficient and sustainable, which is good for both the store owner and the environment.
Algidus will be the retailer’s best friend when it comes to creating the best retail infrastructure from an omni perspective. Algidus can provide complete refrigeration infrastructure solutions for stores and e-commerce. Algidus have the skills of technical management, project management and long term service to find the best solution for every retail circumstance.  For more information please visit Algidus.se or follow us on Twitter (@AbAlgidus) and LinkedIn.