Nammo Group, owners of the premium ammunition brands: Lapua, SK and Vihtavuori has taken Berger Bullets under their wing. For over 60 years, Berger Bullets has produced the some of the best precision bullets for hunting, target shooting and tactical needs.
Morten Brandtzæg, President and CEO of the Nammo Group says, “Having Berger Bullets on board is the perfect match for Nammo. Their products, which are complementary to our other premium brands, will strengthen our group’s strategic position in the US commercial ammunition market.”
With the inclusion of Berger Bullets, Nammo Group will be able to infuse their other companies to enhance their collective offerings.
Raimo Helasmäki, Executive Vice President of Nammo Commercial Ammunition says, “This is a very exciting proposition for Nammo to execute an opportunity to join with a company that has the same passion as we do for precision, performance and serving the needs of the rifle shooters who care most about performance.”
Eric Stecker, President of Berger Bullets said, “Supported by Nammo, Berger will continue to produce the highest quality rifle bullets in the world. Written words fail to describe how excited we are about the future of Berger Bullets and the growth of the other premium Nammo brands within the US market.”
Berger Bullets will continue to operate as they have, providing a leadership role in the sponsorship of significant shooting events for the discerning rifle shooter. Walt Berger and Bryan Litz, along with the rest of the existing Berger team, will continue on as part of Nammo’s US growth plan going forward.
The completion of the acquisition is subject to US regulatory approvals by the US Governmental Authorities.