World-leading survival solutions manufacturer Wescom Group has expanded its influence in the emergency signalling market by acquiring Australian based safety technology company Eflare Corporation Pty Ltd, a leading global supplier of electronic safety devices in the industrial and emergency services sectors.
The Eflare brand in synonymous with versatile, portable electronic perimeter safety lighting solutions, tailored to meet the requirements of a wide range of industries.
Wescom Group’s acquisition of Eflare Corporation is a natural enhancement of Wescom’s capabilities in electronic signalling, following the 2022 acquisition of Hull based distress beacons manufacturer MRT Ltd. And complements Wescom Groups’ safety and survival product portfolio.
Wescom Group Chief Executive Officer, Ross Wilkinson comments,
“Today we can announce the successful completion of the acquisition of Eflare Corporation Pty Ltd, that will enhance Wescom Group’s signalling capabilities. We are excited to work with the management team on growing the business organically with a focus on new product development programs and geographically through the Wescom Group’s distribution network.”
Eflare Corps Managing Director Glen Sharkie states,
“Thanks to our adjacent technologies and combined market knowledge, this is an incredible opportunity to accelerate the company’s growth into new markets by leveraging Wescom Groups extensive sales resource and distribution networks.”