About us

We aim to be the most efficient access point to all suppliers serving professional customers in Northern Europe.

 

Quality craftmanship starts with the right materials. STARK Sourcing is the first and only true cross-border procurement organisation found in Northern Europe’s builders’ merchant industry. We are the gateway to the massive Northern European Market for building materials through STARK Group's 400+ builders' merchants in six countries.

We work strategically with our suppliers to provide them with access in simple, efficient and sustainable ways to reach their end-users – the builders. This is how we at STARK Sourcing build our future – by helping others build theirs.

Since 2017, STARK Sourcing has strived to provide the most competitive terms to partners and customers. Our united strength allows us to source internationally and turn economies of scale into local business benefits.

We have in-depth knowledge about the industry and our customers’ everyday needs and challenges and a profound understanding of our suppliers. This know-how allows us to provide effective solutions for partners through the entire value chain, helping them stay on top of their game and keeping their business one step ahead.

As a leading procurement organisation in Northern Europe, we acknowledge our responsibility to source sustainable products and focus on tomorrows environmental and climate challenges. As the gateway to the huge Northern European market for building materials through STARK Groups more than 400 branches, we are committed to secure an assortment of commercially relevant sustainable alternatives in all product categories and to drive efficient and safe operations.

Jørgen Holmgaard
CEO, STARK Sourcing

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All sourcing activities derive from our strategy focusing on assortment development and assortment related to our customers served to by our five business units: STARK Deutschland GmbH, STARK Danmark A/S, Beijer Byggmaterial AB, STARK Suomi Oy and Neumann Bygg AS. Annually, we spend EUR 3.4 bn dedicated to procuring building materials sold in STARK Group’s more than 400 branches across six countries in Northern Europe.

We aim to be the most efficient access point to all suppliers serving professional customers in Northern Europe. All STARK Sourcing activities are organised in nine teams located in Germany, Denmark and Greenland, Sweden, Finland and Norway. 

Organisation overview