To concentrate on the core process automation market, Pepperl+Fuchs decided to transfer business and sales activities for its Separator Alarm Systems (SAS) to Labkotec Oy.
According to the terms of the signed business sales agreement, Labkotec takes over the SAS business effective May 1, 2014. At the same time, the companies have agreed to a two year co-operation agreement to provide devices and solutions for the market. Pepperl+Fuchs will continue to produce SAS products for an additional 24 months with exclusive rights to Labkotec to guarantee a smooth transition of the business and to ensure delivery and availability of the products throughout the integration process.
In conjunction with the transfer of business, former Pepperl+Fuchs' employees will transfer into Labkotec GmbH, a subsidiary owned by Labkotec Oy in Flensburg, Germany.
Labkotec Oy is a leading Finnish manufacturer and supplier of:
As the pioneer and a leading supplier of oil and grease separator alarm devices, Labkotec Oy intends to further develop and expand the business with wider product ranges and a larger customer base.