• Horiba Instruments Inc. will be the exclusive distributor of new Clemex PS3 instruments in North, South and Central America

    09/11/2007 12:00:00 AM

    Friday, November 09, 2007 - Clemex Technologies Inc. (TSX Venture: CXG.a) announces today that it has reached an agreement with Horiba Instruments Inc. of Irvine CA, USA for the exclusive distribution of its new particle size and shape analysis instrument, the Clemex PS3, in North America, Central America, Puerto Rico and South America. The instrument, which will be renamed Clemex/HORIBA PS3, will be distributed and sold exclusively by Horiba Instruments for particle size and shape applications by microscopy in various markets such as industrial, metallurgical, mineral and most of all pharmaceutical. The PS3 complements Horiba Instruments’ line of particle sizing analyzers by adding a measurement device based on microscopy. Dr. Michael C, Pohl, Vice President of Horiba Instruments Inc. said “We are extremely pleased to enter into this distributorship with Clemex Technologies. Clemex Technologies is known worldwide for the excellence of its image analysis systems and particle size analyzers. The PS3 instruments complements our line of Laser Diffraction Particle Size analyzers and will allow us to offer our customers shape information about their particles in addition to size data, which are important parameters in the manufacturing and process control of powders. The combination of Clemex Technologies’ expertise in quantitative microscopy with Horiba Instruments’ marketing power and reputation in scientific instrumentation will undoubtedly give us the leadership in particle sizing instrumentation on the world market.” The President and CEO of Clemex Technologies Inc, Clément Forget declared: “A relationship with Horiba Instruments is a great opportunity for us. Horiba Instruments has an excellent sales and marketing organization worldwide and is already a supplier to, or is in contact with, many major customers for particle sizing instrumentation. The PS3 is an exceptionally powerful instrument, and the relationship with Horiba Instruments will greatly improve the product’s market penetration throughout the world.”

    About Horiba Instruments Inc.

    Horiba manufactures and sells an automotive emission measurement system, environmental measuring instruments, wide range of scientific analyzers, and medical diagnostic analyzers, and measuring equipment used in the semi-conductor industry. HORIBA also manufactures and markets peripheral measuring and analysis devices. Moreover, the company equips such facilities as laboratories with measuring and analytical equipment for R&D, production, and other applications. The company employs 4,700 individuals and is present in all major countries around the globe.

    About Clemex Technologies, Inc.

    Clemex Technologies Inc. develops, manufactures and markets image analysis systems and software used by quality control and research microscopy laboratories. Clemex’s customer base spans the globe and encompasses prestigious Universities and Research Centers in many scientific domains, large and medium size manufacturing facilities in numerous industries including automotive, aerospace, raw materials manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, mining and other sectors.