Jun. 18, 2014 | Urology & Urogynecology

LABORIE ACQUIRES BUCK ELEKTROMEDIZIN AND BUCKMEDITEC

LABORIE completed its acquisition of BUCK Elektromedizin GmbH and BUCKmeditec GmbH & Co.  BUCK, headquartered in Bad Rappenaeau, Germany, develops and distributes innovative and advanced Biofeedback and electrical stimulation equipment, accessories and consumables for pelvic floor dysfunction in the treatment of Urinary and Fecal incontinence.

“Both LABORIE and BUCK have a shared commitment to helping healthcare professionals deliver better products and services, and to make life more rewarding and dignified for those who use our products,” stated Brian Ellacott, LABORIE President and CEO.   “By combining existing product lines with BUCK’s extensive customer base, we can provide a greater breadth of innovative products and services to enable German urologists to deliver better care to their patients.”

LABORIE’s acquisition of BUCK further extends its market leadership in Pelvic Muscle Rehabilitation.  The acquisition also expands LABORIE’s presence in the German market by adding 15 in-country sales representatives that will market the full range of both LABORIE and BUCK products.

BUCK managing director Franz Dettling said, “We are excited to partner with a global leader in urology who will help us expand the breadth of our offering to German urologists as well as help provide access to our unique pelvic therapy offerings around the world.”

About LABORIE

LABORIE (www.laborie.com), headquartered in Toronto, Canada, is a leading global developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical technology and consumables used for the diagnosis and treatment of Urinary and Fecal Incontinence, as well as other pelvic floor disorders in the Urology, Gynecology, and Colorectal fields.

Share This Article

Featured Articles

Laborie Medical Technologies Inc. and Signet Healthcare Partners Close GI Supply Acquisition

Laborie Medical Technologies (LABORIE), a leading diagnostic and therapeutic medical technology company, in partnership with Signet Healthcare Partners, a growth equity firm specializing in healthcare investments, announced the close of the acquisition of GI Supply, a leader in specialty endoscopy and paracentesis products for gastroenterologists, colorectal surgeons, and interventional radiologists.

Laborie Medical Technologies and Signet Healthcare Partners to Acquire GI Supply

Laborie Medical Technologies (LABORIE), a leading diagnostic and therapeutic medical technology company, in partnership with Signet Healthcare Partners, a growth equity firm specializing in healthcare investments, signed an agreement to acquire GI Supply, a leader in specialty endoscopy and paracentesis products for gastroenterologists, colorectal surgeons, and interventional radiologists. The acquisition is expected to close once approved by regulatory authorities.

Completion of Clinical Innovations Acquisition

LABORIE Medical Technologies, a leading diagnostic and therapeutic medical technology company, today announced it has completed its acquisition of Clinical Innovations for an enterprise value of $525 million.