Swedencare AB (publ) (“Swedencare”) has acquired the Irish animal healthcare company Ecuphar Ltd, known under the brand name NutriScience (“NutriScience”), a subsidiary of Ecuphar N.V. (“Ecuphar”).
This acquisition will give Swedencare an extensive product portfolio in the Dog & Cat segment as well in the Equine segment, a production facility in Ireland and a vast distribution network in Europe, Canada, UAE and China. Swedencare has reached an agreement to acquire NutriScience and from 16 November 2016 NutriScience is a fully-owned subsidiary of Swedencare AB.
“The acquisition gives us a product portfolio in several different therapies for dogs, cats and horses. The acquisition also provides Swedencare with a production facility that will contribute to a expansion in production and logistics for our current products. We will increase our presence in Europe and UAE. The Swedencare offer to customers will be greatly enhanced in the Dog & Cat segment and we will provide us with a presence in the Equine segment. In short, we will take a major step in becoming a global animal healthcare company” says Håkan Lagerberg, CEO, Swedencare AB.
Swedencare develops, markets and sells premium products in the expanding global animal healthcare market. The patented product family of ProDen PlaqueOff has distribution in 50 countries in all continents. With a global distribution network of sales offices in Sweden, USA, UK and France, together with a vast network of external distributors, Swedencare are actively involved in expanding our product portfolio. Swedencare is in high-growth mode with high profitability. The company´s shares are listed on Nasdaq First North.
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Håkan Lagerberg, CEO Swedencare – Mobile: +46 (0)73 517 01 70