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Getinge Canada Limited signs Memorandum of Understanding with Arc Stainless Inc.

September 10, 2012

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 10, 2012 /CNW/ – Getinge Canada Limited is
pleased to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding
with Arc Stainless Inc. The purpose of this memorandum is to establish
a platform for effective cooperation and understanding between the
parties and to develop areas of mutual interest, including the sale and
distribution of innovative endoscopy reprocessing technology.

“We are pleased with our discussions with Getinge Canada Limited”,
commented Mr. Steven Sewell, Director – Sales & Distribution.  “Getinge
Canada Limited is one of the hospitals’ preferred partner and supplier
of equipment and service for reprocessing technology.  We believe that
our technology has a unique value proposition in the market and so we
look forward to reaching an agreement where the Canadian market can
fully benefit from this cooperation between Getinge Canada Limited and
Arc Stainless Inc.”

“Arc Healthcare Solutions’ innovative technology provides the market
with unique solutions in today’s challenging healthcare market.  We are
very delighted with our discussions to-date, as we continue to move
towards a favourable outcome”, stated Doug Friesen, President of
Getinge Canada Limited.

About Getinge Canada Limited
Getinge Canada Limited is a member of Getinge AB, a publicly-listed,
Swedish-based group of companies. Worldwide, GETINGE ranks among the
leading providers of disinfectors and sterilizers within the healthcare
and life sciences segments. Since its foundation in 1904, Getinge
Infection Control has stood for innovation and technological progress
in the field of disinfection and sterilization. Together with the other
two business areas, Extended Care (ARJOHUNTLEIGH) and Medical Systems
(MAQUET), the entire Getinge Group focuses on state-of-the-art medical

GETINGE GROUP: www.getingegroup.com. Getinge Infection Control: www.getinge.com.

About Arc Stainless Inc.
Arc Stainless is based in Ottawa, Ontario and has spent the past 10
years implementing hospital furnishings and equipment solutions. In
2010, Arc began offering and further developing a turnkey endoscope
reprocessing solution through its Healthcare Solutions business unit
that includes; endoscope pre cleaning, automated reprocessing and
drying and storage.

Through existing distribution agreements in place in the European
marketplace and direct sales initiatives in North America, Arc is well
positioned to strengthen its market presence worldwide.


SOURCE Getinge Canada Limited

Source: PR Newswire