4 January 2021 – Ansell Limited, a global leader in protection solutions, announces that on 31 December 2020 it completed the acquisition of the Primus brand and related assets that constitute the Life Science business belonging to Primus Gloves and Sanrea Healthcare Products (“Primus”). In addition, Ansell and Primus have entered into a long-term supply partnership.
Primus is an Indian manufacturer and marketer of gloves sold into the Life Science and Specialty Medical sectors and is one of the few global producers of long cuff gloves with strong brand recognition. “India is a fast growing global pharmaceutical manufacturing hub” says Darryl Nazareth, President Healthcare Global Business Unit at Ansell. “This acquisition increases our presence in this important market and provides us with the opportunity to further accelerate growth of our Life Sciences business.”
Ansell is a world leader in providing superior health and safety protection solutions that enhance human well-being. The world’s need for better protection never stops, so Ansell is constantly researching, developing and investing to manufacture and distribute cutting edge product innovation and technology, marketed under well-known brands that customers trust.
Operating in two main business segments, Industrial and Healthcare, Ansell is the market leader that continues to grow, employing 13,500 people worldwide. With operations in North America, Latin America/Caribbean, EMEA and Asia Pacific, customers in more than 100 countries around the world trust Ansell and its protection solutions.
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