Teleflex Completes Previously Announced Acquisition of Global Laryngeal Mask Leader
<0> Teleflex IncorporatedJake ElguiczeTreasurer and Vice President, Investor Relations610-948-2836 </0>
Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE:TFX), a leading global provider of medical devices for critical care and surgery, announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisitions of substantially all of the assets of LMA International N.V. and the LMA branded laryngeal mask supraglottic airway business and certain other products of Intavent Direct Limited and its affiliates.
Collectively, the transactions are expected to be accretive to Teleflex’s adjusted earnings per share by approximately $0.03 to $0.04 in fiscal year 2012, and $0.35 to $0.40 in fiscal year 2013, excluding non-recurring purchase accounting items and other acquisition and integration related costs.
Teleflex is a leading global provider of specialty medical devices for a range of procedures in critical care and surgery. Our mission is to provide solutions that enable healthcare providers to improve outcomes and enhance patient and provider safety. Headquartered in Limerick, PA, Teleflex employs approximately 11,200 people worldwide and serves healthcare providers in more than 130 countries. For additional information about Teleflex please refer to .
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, statements relating to the expected accretive effects of the transactions with respect to Teleflex’s adjusted earnings per share results for 2012 and 2013. Actual results could differ materially from those in these forward-looking statements due to, among other things, unexpected expenditures in connection with the effectuation of the acquisitions; costs and length of time required to comply with legal requirements and regulatory approvals applicable to certain aspects of the transactions, unanticipated difficulties in connection with customer reaction to the transactions; and other factors described in Teleflex's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.