Automatic identification technology provider Datalogic S.p.A. announced the full integration of Datalogic Automation, Accu-Sort Systems and PPT Vision to form a single entity.Under the leadership of Gian Paolo Fedrigo, CEO of Datalogic Automation, the three companies and their previously separate teams are now combined to grow business in selected target markets.
In North America the company intends to enhance its presence in the factory automation market. In Europe it will leverage its new portfolio and expertise in transportation and logistics. In Asia, both factory automation and logistics business will be pursued.
The new single entity will operate under the name of Datalogic Automation, retaining the Accu-Sort and PPT Vision brands in key reference markets through four business units: transportation and logistics, factory automation, machine vision and laser marking. These will be primarily responsible for R&D, product and solutions development, product management, industry marketing, applications and custom engineering as well as second level technical support.
Underpinning these strategic management and business development functions is a single, integrated worldwide sales operation defined by industry, market and geographic region.