25 000 spreaders!

  We have reached a milestone within ELME Spreader production – the manufacturing of spreader number 25 000 since the start in 1974! During the first six years, we manufactured a total of 100 spreaders. It took an additional 10 years before the total manufactured spreaders reached 1 000 units. With the current production capacity, we manufacture...

TIC 4.0

We are happy to announce that ELME Spreader officially joins TIC4.0. The Terminal Industry Committee 4.0 (TIC 4.0) initiative bring together companies from the Terminal Operators industry and Port Equipment Manufacturers and Suppliers to collectively work on the elaboration of port industry operations and technological standards. Looking forward...

STRENGTH

      Heavy load is our motto. The ELME spreaders are known for their performance. Not by chance – but because of hard work.   As a world-leading independent manufacturer, ELME Spreader are known for many things. With 47 years of experience and through hard work, we have delivered more than 23,000 spreaders. Our in-house...

AAA – Highest Creditworthiness Award

ELME Spreader AB is one of the 258 companies, of Sweden’s total of 598 592 limited companies, that has been awarded highest creditworthiness in accordance with Bisnode’s credit-evaluation system during the years 1996-2022. A company with a diamond diploma has retained highest creditworthiness for at least 20 years.

COMMITMENT

My team is my support – only the best will win. To manufacture world leading spreaders is a result of our dedicated staff. Manufacturing world-leading spreaders is a task for an entire company. It takes a team where everyone’s individual contribution matters. From development to production – it’s the same ELME spirit that permeates all of...

ENDURANCE

Hard work for hours – the result speaks for itself. The ELME spreaders are known for their capacity. Not by chance - but because of commitment. ELME Spreader originates from the spirit of Småland with the deep-rooted culture of hard work. We have never let any obstacle stand in our way - we have always kept on going.  Consequently, in the core...

POWER OF THE MIND

Second place is the first loser. Our goal - to manufacture world leading spreaders. We have been inspiring the container handling industry since Gösta Karlsson started ELME Spreader in 1974. He once stated “The better spreaders we manufacture, the more value we bring to our customers”. The implication of these words has reflected our mindset...

Meet us virtually at TOC Connect 2021!

We are virtually attending TOC Connect from 18 October – 5 November with a digital booth. We are excited to take part of our very first virtual event where you can network with us through the digital platform. Register and find more information about the event on the TOC website.

AAA – Highest Creditworthiness Award

ELME Spreader AB is one of the 293 companies, of Sweden's total of 558 441 limited companies, that has been awarded highest creditworthiness in accordance with Bisnode's credit-evaluation system during the years 1996-2021. A company with a diamond diploma has retained highest creditworthiness for at least 20 years.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

We Wish all Our Customers and Partners a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!   Want to bake your own 584LD INNOVATION Spreader for your Christmas fika? Follow this recipe of traditional Swedish Pepparkakor (Gingerbread Cookies)!

The Legend of Spare Parts No 4: THE TRUE HERO

T H E   T R U E   H E R O Every story has a resolution. So does this one. And ELME Genuine Parts is more than just a legend – it is a true story that once began in the deep forests of Småland, with many unwritten chapters still to come. Then and now with the promise to produce the best of spreaders – created by dedicated professionals...

The Legend of Spare Parts No 3: THE CYLINDER

T H E   C Y L I N D E R The traces of his breakfast was scattered across the kitchen table. The steam from the cup of still warm builder’s tea, tea bag left in, rose towards the drafty single-pane window. He had to leave this mess for later. He quickly patted his pockets. Had he forgot something? His eyes swept over the sturdy table again....

The Legend of Spare Parts No 2: THE HOOK

T H E   H O O K He knew he was behind – way behind. The first so encouraging comments from his fellow truck drivers had turned into disappointed glances. They needed him to do his share of today’s load, but he couldn’t keep it up – far from. It was lucky no one could hear the long string of curse words he let out next. He couldn’t...