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Carex buys Detach N' Go brand
September 2nd, 2011
NORWELL, Mass. – Carex Health Brands has acquired the Detach N' Go brand of detachable pill cases from Inventures Products LLC.
Terms of the transaction weren't disclosed. Carex said Thursday that the product line consists of a range of unique, detachable pill cases that serve a niche market of people with active lifestyles.
Detach N' Go products are sold in chain drug stores, independent pharmacies and grocery retailers nationwide.
"We were impressed with the quality and design of Detach N' Go's many products and how perfectly they complement our existing line of Apex medication compliance products," stated Matt McElduff, president of Carex Health Brands. "We plan on working seamlessly together to continue to grow the line and incorporate many of Detach N' Go's features into our newest products. We will also look to add their existing products to our current broad base of distribution."
Commented John Murphy, chief executive officer of Rahway, N.J.-based Inventures Products, "Detach N' Go has always been perceived as a high-quality line of pill organizers. Our niche has allowed us to secure impressive distribution including Walgreens, CVS and many other top retailers. I've always respected Carex Health Brands and am very happy to have the Detach N' Go brand be part of this industry-leading company. This is a great strategic fit for our patented products and gives Carex the opportunity to offer a wider assortment with cutting-edge features. I look forward to assisting Carex gain market dominance in this category."
Carex Health Brands markets its products under the Carex, Apex, Bed Buddy and Thera-Med brand names.