TORONTO, February 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcohol Countermeasure Systems is pleased to announce the acquisition of Alkolås i Skandinavien.
Alkolås, known for the development of the alcohol interlock market in Scandinavia, has been the distributor of ACS products since 1990. Regarding the acquisition, Bengt Allo, present owner of Alkolås, remarked that, "It was time to join with ACS to present a broader range of solutions to our customers." Mr. Allo will stay on as General Manager to ensure a smooth transition.
"This is a natural progression," said Felix Comeau, Chairman and CEO of ACS. "With this strong foundation we will build a broader network of dealers to reach an expanding traffic safety market."
Alcohol Countermeasure Systems is an international group of companies and the leader in the development of alcohol test products for traffic safety, notably the ALCOLOCK(TM) series of alcohol interlocks.
Alcohol Countermeasure Systems Corp (ACS) is a global leader in alcohol testing solutions. ACS designs and manufactures innovative technology such as the Alcolock(TM) V3 to prevent drinking and driving. Government regulation programs in the Americas, Australasia, Europe and Scandanavia have adopted the Alcolock(TM) in an effort to improve road traffic safety practices and save lives by minimizing alcohol related incidents.
To learn more about ACS, Alcolock(TM) technology and its applications, please visit http://acs-corp.com, or shop online at http://drivesafe.co.
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