Davis-Standard, LLC announced today that it has acquired Deacro Industries, Ltd (“Deacro”) of Mississauga, Ontario. Deacro (www.deacro.com) designs, manufactures and assembles high-performance slitting, rewinding and roll handling equipment for the converting process of paper, film and foil materials.
“Deacro is a market leader in high-performance slitting and rewinding equipment technology for flexible packaging applications and we are excited to welcome their dedicated team to Davis-Standard,” said Jim Murphy, Davis-Standard President and CEO. Murphy added “We are enthusiastic about this opportunity with Deacro; our organizations share a common focus on providing our customers solutions, service and technology.”
Clarence Beishuizen, President of Deacro Industries Ltd., remarked on transaction.
“We are very pleased to join Davis-Standard, an organization that shares our business values and long-standing reputation as a global leader in the industry,” he said. “With Davis-Standard we have a partner that is committed to our customers, employees and advancing technology. Deacro will continue to operate and serve its customers as before and we are enthusiastic about our opportunities with Davis-Standard.”
Murphy concluded with, “This is an exciting day for both organizations as we begin our future together.”
Photo caption: Pictured is Deacro’s Model T800 duplex twin-turret slitter, which provides unloading of finished rolls and core set-up while simultaneously running web.