Flexo Concepts, the manufacturer of TruPoint doctor blades, has acquired Absolutely Micro*Clean International, which makes anilox roll cleaning equipment that utilizes plastic blast media.
“The Micro*Clean product line makes sense for us on several levels,” says Kevin McLaughlin, president of Flexo Concepts, which is based in Plymouth, MA, USA. “For starters, it’s a great product with a solid reputation and many happy customers. It also fits well into our existing sales, distribution and manufacturing systems, allowing us to leverage those systems to reach flexo and offset printers on a global basis.”
According to Bob Temple, who founded Absolutely Micro*Clean, “Flexo Concepts’ business infrastructure and existing product lines are highly complementary” to his former company.
Micro*Clean had been based in Sacramento, CA, USA. Sales, distri