Sands Group

Corporate Information

SANDS Holding AG

Established : 1970

Headquarters : Zürich, Switzerland

Total employees : ca. 120

Dun & Bradstreet No. :  48.048.6364

Industry Groups :

  • Chemicals ( Industrial, Household Chem., Pharma. Chem.)
  • Metals ( Iron & Steel, Non-ferrous)
  • Plastics
  • Paper
  • Glass
  • Ceramics
  • Technology and Equipment

  • The Sands Group is a European distributor of chemical, plastic, glass and metal products. With offices in eight markets and headquarters in Zürich, Switzerland, Sands is ideally positioned to service industrial customers throughout Europe.

    Founded in 1970, Sands has since established a leading position in the supply and distribution of raw materials for a multitude of industrial sectors within Europe. Sands sourcing expertise, logistical support, warehousing and distribution services, strong local knowledge and constant drive for highest quality materials at the best prices add a significant value within the supply chain and therefore its customers.

    With offices in Switzerland, Italy, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Serbia & Montenegro, Czech Republic and Ukraine, Sands has particular strength and local presence in Central and Eastern Europe.

    Highest quality is guaranteed in the supply and distribution process as Good Distribution Practice (GDP) standards are upheld throughout the organization. The group's Zürich head office is GDP certified by the Swiss Federal Health Authority (Swissmedic) and operates detailed internal quality controls incl. periodic site inspections and custom-built I.T. systems to ensure GDP during the supply process.

    Our core stategy of close collaboration and communication with all our partners has meant that we hold near daily contact with our customers and key suppliers. This approach has always allowed us to meet our customers requirements immediately, to accurately anticipate their future demands and to build on long term cooperation with suppliers.

    We invite you to join us in our mission of supplying highest quality industrial products, bringing new products to market, stimulating competition and most of all reducing our customers material sourcing costs.