Posted on November 30, 2016
Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology group today strengthened its product portfolio through the acquisition of Aflex Hose Limited.
Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG), the world leader in niche peristatic pumps and associated fluid path technologies, has acquired Aflex Hose limited and its subsidiary Aflex Hose USA LLC through its parent company Spirax-Sarco Engineering PLC.
The Aflex Group and its premier PTFE product range is highly synergistic with, and a natural extension to the WMFTG fluid path product portfolio. Our strong global presence in the Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Food, Beverage, Automotive and Industrial sectors will only be enhanced by this acquisition. The acquisition will see investment in Aflex Hose to further develop its products and business.
We are also pleased to announce that Rod Anderson the founder of Aflex Hose will continue in a technical advisor capacity, Jeremy Hudson will take the role of Managing Director and Tony Sedgewick-Logan will take the role of Sales and Marketing Director.
The message to you our valued customers is that it is business as usual, with the added security that the acquisition by Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology brings.
We will of course keep you updated of all developments as the integration of Aflex into the Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group progresses.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact myself or your appointed Sales Engineer.