November 1, 2018
Industrial Physics, a leader in package and product integrity test instrumentation and services, has purchased Quality By Vision, a company that specializes in the development and manufacture of quality and process control systems for the metal packaging industry. Quality By Vision-branded products are now part of Industrial Physics’ Beverage & Canning segment, which, along with CMC-KUHNKE and Eagle Vision products, offers a complete portfolio of solutions to customers requiring lab-to-line solutions for quality assurance.
“We are proud to add the Quality By Vision product line to Industrial Physics,” said Kai Mellentorf, president of Beverage & Canning. “We view metal packaging testing as a key and growing segment of our product portfolio. Ofer and his team are respected industry veterans with a very strong track record of product innovation in this exciting growth market.”
“We are very excited to be joining the Industrial Physics family of brands,” said Ofer LaOr, Technical Director of Quality By Vision. “We have a very strong product portfolio, a large distribution network and loyal customers throughout the globe making Quality By Vison a strong fit within Industrial Physics. We will be able to expand each other’s reach into adjacent markets and target key global customers with a wide portfolio of testing and measurement instrumentation.”
About Quality By Vision
Established in 1997, Quality By Vision is a global leader in the development and manufacture of quality and process control systems for the metal packaging industry to include; can makers, can fillers and suppliers. Quality By Vision invented the automatic double seam inspection system, now one of the leading products in the market. The company operates out of three facilities in the USA and Europe and has an extensive independent sales and service network around the world.
About Industrial Physics
Industrial Physics, a leader in package and product integrity test equipment, is trusted by millions of customers worldwide to meet rigid quality, safety and regulatory requirements. Its family of brands includes leading technologies used by manufacturers in the following industries: food and beverage; pharmaceutical; medical device; electronics; automotive and aerospace; pulp, paper and packaging; plastics and polymers; construction and civil engineering; inks, paints and coatings; and films, adhesives and flexible packaging. Industrial Physics is a portfolio company of Union Park Capital, a private-equity firm that specializes in industrial technology investments.
Chanel Benoit for Industrial Physics
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