KPM Analytics completes fourth acquisition with AMS Alliance joining KPM’s portfolio of companies serving the food and beverage market.
MILFORD, MA July 10, 2017— KPM Analytics announced today that it has acquired AMS Alliance, a corporation dedicated to developing, manufacturing and marketing instrumentation, reagents and tests for customers in food & beverage, environmental and medical diagnostics. This is KPM’s fourth acquisition since its inception in late 2015.
Headquartered in Rome, Italy with offices in France and the United States, AMS Alliance (www.amsalliance.com) joins KPM Analytics as a leader in providing automated analyzers and solutions that solve customer problems every day. Backed by 30 years of technology innovation and industry expertise, AMS Alliance further expands KPM’s presence in Europe and around the world.
“AMS is a perfect fit with KPM’s existing Operating Companies, Unity Scientific, Process Sensors, and CHOPIN Technologies,” says Chris McIntire, CEO of KPM Analytics. “We are very excited to have them now part of our portfolio. The combination of all four strong and well-regarded brands positions KPM Analytics as a key provider in the global food & beverage and environmental instrumentation markets.”
“Joining KPM Analytics is a great opportunity for AMS Alliance,” says AMS CEO Antonio Gagliarducci. “Bringing effective and innovative solutions to our clients is and will remain our focus.” Gagliarducci will continue as CEO after the acquisition as will the entire AMS management team. “We are thrilled to be adding Antonio and his team to the group and look forward to continued innovation, growth and success,” says McIntire. “AMS will continue to serve customers as it has for three decades, under the globally recognized AMS brand.”
About CHOPIN Technologies
Headquartered in Villeneuve-la-Garenne, France, the CHOPIN Technologies products focus on compositional and functional analysis in cereals, flours, and their derivatives. CHOPIN Technologies products provide exceptional results and are used across the globe to ensure operational specifications, regulatory compliance and quality standards are met. CHOPIN Technologies has additional offices in Kansas City, KS, USA and Beijing, China. For more information, visit www.chopin.fr.
About Process Sensors Corporation (PSC)
PSC is a leading manufacturer of instrumentation for accurate and reliable moisture and temperature measurement. PSC’s products are used around the world for quality control of manufacturing processes such as food, wood and paper products, tobacco as well as pharmaceuticals and plastics. With industry leading expertise in NIR and IR technology, PSC is located in Milford, MA, USA with sales offices in Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA, Corby, UK and Warsaw, Poland. To learn more, visit www.processsensors.com.
About Unity Scientific
Unity Scientific is an industry-leading provider of premium analytical instrumentation used for quality control applications within production processes and laboratory environments. Unity’s expertise in near infrared (NIR) technology serves a wide range of end markets such as food & dairy, agriculture and environmental. Headquarters are in Milford, MA, USA with additional offices in Weiler Bei Bingen, Germany. To learn more, visit www.unityscientific.com.
About KPM Analytics
The operating companies that make up KPM Analytics have come together because of their industry-leading expertise in the food, agriculture, and environmental sectors. Unity Scientific, Process Sensors Corporation and CHOPIN Technologies are recognized by their customers for deep application knowledge and superior support. The companies now stand as a strategic group with a common passion for providing solutions and solving our customer’s most challenging problems. Through this united approach, our customers, big and small, will be better served with a broader, more robust scientific instrumentation offering supported by a global network and application expertise. Visit www.kpmanalytics.com to learn more.