NEW Name for Dansensor
MOCON ANNOUNCES NAME CHANGE FOR EUROPEAN SUBSIDIARY TO SUPPORT EXPANDING GLOBAL FOOTPRINT
Minneapolis (March 13, 2017) –MOCON, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOCO), a leading international provider of instruments and services for testing, measuring and analyzing invisible gases, is announcing a name change for its Ringsted, Denmark-based subsidiary from Dansensor A/S to MOCON Europe A/S.
“MOCON has made considerable investments in acquisitions and programs to support organic growth. These initiatives have strengthened our global footprint as a market leader. By establishing a European subsidiary, which eventually will sell all MOCON brands, the company is in a better position to address the needs of food, beverage and pharmaceutical companies on the continent,” said Robert Demorest, president and chief executive officer of MOCON.
MOCON Europe will continue to develop and produce products under the well-known Dansensor® and Lippke® brands. MOCON Europe also will be representing the company’s full line of gas and water vapor permeation instruments and the GreenLight® microbial detection system.
MOCON Europe will remain under Erik Børgesen’s leadership as its managing director and chief financial officer. He will partner with MOCON’s U.S.-based senior executive team in leading the organization.