Clarience Technologies has acquired ECCO Safety Group (ESG), an audible warning equipment and emergency lighting provider for commercial and emergency vehicles and home to brands like ECCO and Code 3.
Brian Kupchella, Chief Executive Officer of Clarience Technologies, said: “We are thrilled to welcome ESG to Clarience Technologies. The addition of ESG’s leading safety and emergency lighting solutions expands and complements our existing offering of lighting technologies and advanced telematics. With this enhanced product lineup, we will deepen and broaden visibility solutions for new and existing customers. ESG has built a strong reputation as an industry leader known for innovation and customer service and we look forward to welcoming ESG associates to the Clarience Technologies family.”
Doug Phillips, President & CEO of ESG, added: “I am confident that Clarience Technologies is the right partner to take ESG to the next level. We share a commitment to customer service, transparency, performance, and most of all safety. As part of Clarience Technologies, we will be able to leverage their resources and R&D expertise to grow our business and ensure unparalleled safety for our customers and those on the road around them.”
With nearly 50 years of operating experience, ESG is described as a global leader in research, design, development, manufacturing and distribution of audible warning equipment and emergency lighting for commercial and emergency vehicles.
Its brands include ECCO and Code 3, which designs products that aim to create safer working conditions to enable operators to get the job done. ESG was also responsible for developing the first backup alarm and today holds over 200 patents, including the newly launched Matrix system, which aims to simplify the systems integration of the siren and lights in a police vehicle.