Hårdtprøvede Harboe Brewery delivers millionunderskud

12. december, reported the brewery out to the director, and the chairman was out of the door with immediate effect. Now shows a recently published financial s

Hårdtprøvede Harboe Brewery delivers millionunderskud

12. december, reported the brewery out to the director, and the chairman was out of the door with immediate effect.

Now shows a recently published financial statements according to Dansk Handelsblad, the brewery came out of the first half of the year with a deficit.

specifically, a deficit of 7.3 million against a profit of 10.2 million in the corresponding period last year.

"the First half-year result is not satisfactory," says the incoming chairman of the board, Bernd Griese to medium and add:

"We have been challenged by difficult market conditions and exceptional events, that places a strain on both revenue and earnings."

He also says that it is the turnover of the Harboe Brewery's own brands, which has not developed as expected.

Bryggerikoncernen have put a number of initiatives to ensure that they are in the second half to restore growth, give it.

The disappointing deficit comes in the wake of it, that looks like a true family drama, played out in the historic Harboe brewery. Back in september gave the then director of Harboes bryggeri, Bernd Griese, namely the family business to his middle daughter, Karina Harboe Laursen.

After only a half year in the position as the company's managing director, it was the 12. december announced that she resigned her position with immediate effect. So did two other senior executives.

Allegedly because it has not been possible to reach agreement on the implementation of the company's forward-looking strategic direction. At the same time, joined her father, Bernd Griese, as president of the company.

instead of Karina Harboe Laursen joined Søren Malling, who is a former logistics manager in Harboe and married to Vibeke Harboe Malling, Bernd Grieses second daughter, and at the same time, the sister with the outgoing director, as managing director.

Updated Date: 14 December 2019, 11:00

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