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Davis-Standard completes acquisition of ETG

Davis-Standard has completed the previously announced acquisition of Extrusion Technology Group (ETG). The acquisition includes the battenfeld-cincinnati, Exelliq and Simplas brands, which now join the Davis-Standard family.

The acquisition strengthens Davis-Standard's industry position, combining its expertise with the technologies and market presence of the three brands. We are thrilled to officially welcome battenfeld-cincinnati, exelliq and Simplas to the Davis-Standard family, said Giovanni Spitale, CEO of Davis-Standard. This strategic acquisition reinforces our dedication to providing cutting-edge solutions and comprehensive support to our customers across various industries. Together, we are well positioned to drive innovation, enhance operational efficiency, and meet the evolving needs of the global extrusion and converting market.

Gerold Schley, former CEO and now president of ETG, joins the Davis Standard executive leadership team. He commented, We are delighted to embark on this new chapter as part of the Davis-Standard family of brands. The synergies between ETG and Davis-Standard present exciting opportunities for collaboration, innovation and growth. We see numerous synergies that will allow us to integrate seamlessly, ensuring a smooth transition for customers of all brands.

Customers can expect an expanded product offering, increased service capabilities, and a broader geographical presence.