• Clemex Becomes Distributor of Märzhäuser Wetzlar Products for North America

    20/12/2011 12:00:00 AM

    Longueil, Quebec, December 4th 2011 – Clemex Technologies Inc. (TSXV: CXG.A) is pleased to announce it has concluded and signed an agreement with for the exclusive distribution of products in North America. Märzhäuser is a manufacturer of very highly specialized microscope components comprising mechanical and motorized precision stages, micropositionning systems, micromanipulators, ultra high accuracy controllers and several other high precision microscope accessories. Moreover, Märzhäuser has recently introduced the SlideExpress, a high capacity automatic microscope slide loader for high throughput microscopic examination and Clemex will be one of the first to utilize a SlideExpress in his Haematology instrument which should be launched in spring of 2012.  Märzhäuser Wetzlar, a family owned private company was founded in 1946 and have since been a world leader in the design and manufacturing of microscope stages supplied to major microscope manufacturers and to OEM manufacturers such as Clemex. Their stages distinguish themselves from competitors by their sophisticated and precise mechanism as well as their outstanding reliability.

    When asked to comment, President and CEO, Clément Forget declared: “We are extremely proud and honoured of this agreement.  Clemex has been cooperating with Märzhäuser for more than 20 years, and have already bought and resold hundreds of their motorized stages over these years with absolute reliability.  The quality of their products contributes to a large extent to the quality of our image analysis systems and for a large share of Clemex’s reputation of leader in the market. We are very enthusiastic about the opportunity to help them develop the North America market”.  He continued: ”Märzhäuser and Clemex products are very complimentary and we are convinced that we can both increase our own business in North America substantially by offering automated microscopy solutions that include our combined products.

    Mr. Stephan Märzhäuser, President and General Manager of Märzhäuser Wetzlar commented: “We are also extremely pleased engage into this Distribution Agreement with Clemex and to finally become a closer business partner. Still, I cannot help but wonder why it took us about 20 years to decide that CLEMEX should be the active distributor for Märzhäuser products in North America. Probably, because good things take time and great things take a lot of time?  My team and I look forward to working even more closely with Clemex you, and I am certain that this will be an all around win-win opportunity.

    About Märzhäuser Wetzlar
    As a worldwide market-leading Original Equipment Manufacturer founded in 1946, Märzhäuser develops and manufactures manual and motor driven micro-positioning systems as well as controllers and equipment for microscopy appliances. In close cooperation with leading microscope manufacturers, universities and research institutes we develop tailor-made and innovative systems, which enable microscope users to work precisely and ergonomically.

    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.