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Sunrise Medical makes two acquisitions

Sunrise Medical makes two acquisitions

FRESNO, Calif. – Sunrise Medical has acquired two European companies, The Helping Hand Company and Now Tech, as part of its strategic growth plans. 

"We are very excited to welcome The Helping Hand Company and Now Tech into the Sunrise Medical family,” said Thomas Babacan, president and CEO of Sunrise Medical group. “Continuously improving our global operation excellence and striving for great, breakthrough innovations has always been the center of our strategy. Both acquisitions will significantly strengthen our group's setup and competences, especially in global supply chain and our innovation talents, which will enable us to further improve our products and performances and serve our customers better in many ways." 

The UK-based The Helping Hand Company specializes in the design, manufacturing and distribution of pressure management seating and positioning products, the Symmetrikit 24hour postural care range, and independent living and environmental products.  

Now Tech, headquartered in Budapest, Hungary, is a tech start-up company with a strong digital, software and electronic engineering team. Its latest innovation, the special head control product Gyroset Vigo, has been well received by the market and will become part of Sunrise Medical's SWITCH-IT power wheelchair special control product offering.


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