Stericycle ExpertSOLUTIONS Acquires Eclipse Marketing
Acquisition Expands ExpertSOLUTIONS' Global Footprint, Provides Enhanced Services for Both Companies
INDIANAPOLIS – ExpertSOLUTIONS, a strategic business unit of Stericycle, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRCL), announced today that it has acquired Eclipse Marketing, a leading customer relationship management (CRM) marketing company with expertise in recalls in the United Kingdom and Europe. The transaction was completed at the end of June 2013. This acquisition provides ExpertSOLUTIONS and Eclipse Marketing with a solid infrastructure for global market expansion.
"Eclipse Marketing is an innovative and respected leader in recall and CRM marketing, and we are excited that this partnership will bring enhanced service offerings for our clients," said Ruth Abdulmassih, VP, General Manager, ExpertSOLUTIONS. "As a highly regarded organization with a well established corporate culture, we look forward to enhancing our client offerings and expanding our business globally."
This acquisition expands ExpertSOLUTIONS' presence throughout the European Union (EU) and provides a proven and integrated infrastructure to proactively coordinate a variety of services for clients on a global basis. These comprehensive services are diverse and include a turnkey suite of solutions for recall execution, product retrieval, field marketing services, product warehousing, field audits, and environmentally friendly product destruction services.
"Becoming part of Stericycle and joining with ExpertSOLUTIONS marks an exciting new stage in our growth and development. This acquisition allows our clients to benefit from ExpertSOLUTIONS' market leadership and reputation by providing additional services to our clients throughout the EU," said David Pickering, CEO Eclipse Marketing.
"The safety of the supply chain has no global boundaries. Our clients rely on us to assist them with protecting and enhancing their brands worldwide; this acquisition enhances our ability globally," said Abdulmassih.
About Stericycle, Inc.:
Stericycle, Inc., a U.S. based company, was founded in 1989 and has focused on compliance and related services by providing solutions that protect people and brands, promote health and safeguarding the environment. Stericycle has earned the trust of 550,000 customers worldwide.
ExpertSOLUTIONS, a strategic business unit of Stericycle, is a global leader in product recalls, retrievals, returns, audits and sustainability services. ExpertSOLUTIONS offers a turnkey suite of solutions for a wide range of industries that are designed to aid companies in protecting and enhancing their brands.