Joe Duffy Group to acquire assets of Boyne Cars, Drogheda

2nd October 2018

Today the Joe Duffy Group announced that they have agreed to acquire the assets of Boyne Cars, subject to competition authority approval, which if granted, is expected to be completed by the end of October 2018.

Commenting on the proposed sale, Gavin Hydes, Group CEO at the Joe Duffy Group, said:I am delighted to confirm that we have agreed to purchase Boyne Cars, subject to the statutory approval of the Competition Authority. With this addition to our Group, we anticipate another 16 people will join our team. This acquisition further demonstrates our ambition to grow and increase our national footprint. I look forward to welcoming the team at Boyne Cars to the Group. I am very excited about the future and what we can achieve together with our latest addition to the Joe Duffy Group”.

Frans Van der Werff, CEO, Boyne Cars said: “When selling the business, it was imperative that we found somebody who mirrored our values and culture and would ensure the continuance of service for our employees and I wish our Boyne Cars team continued success as part of the now expanded Joe DuffyGroup . Also I would like to thank our valued customers for all their support over the past 36 years”.

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For further information, please contact:

Mary Nolan

Group Communications Manager

E: mnolan@joeduffy.ie/M:086 8272707