Katena Acquires Blink Medical, Adding to String of Recent Purchases

July 6, 2018: By Jon Swedien

Katena Products announced July 5 that it has acquired Blink Medical, a UK-based provider of single-use ophthalmic instruments.

Terms of the deal were not announced.

Denville, New Jersey-based Katena is an Audax Group portfolio company that has made several recent purchases. It acquired Rhein Medical in 2017 and Sensor Medical Technology and EagleVision in 2016.

Blink Medical currently distributes its products in Europe and the Middle East. It was founded in 2004.

“Single use instruments are important to our strategy, and the addition of Blink also offers Katena the benefits of a physical presence in Europe,” Katena CEO Mark J. Fletcher said.

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