Spectrum Control Completes Acquisition of Sage Laboratories, Inc.
- Eighth Microwave Business Acquisition
Fairview, PA, June 18, 2010 - - - - Spectrum Control, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPEC), a leading designer and
manufacturer of custom electronic products and systems, announced today that Spectrum Microwave, Inc., its
wholly-owned subsidiary, has acquired substantially all of the assets and assumed certain liabilities of Sage
Laboratories, Inc. (“Sage Labs”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ceralta Technologies, Inc. The total purchase price
of the acquisition was approximately $6.5 million. Current annualized revenues of Sage Labs’ products are
approximately $12 million.
Dick Southworth, Spectrum Control's President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are very pleased to
complete this transaction, which continues our strategic expansion of microwave capabilities and technologies.
This acquisition, our second in the microwave area in the last seven months, and the eighth microwave business
acquisition by our current Management Team, further establishes our Company as a leader in custom,
high-performance, microwave products and solutions."
About Spectrum Advanced Specialty
Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products produces coaxial filters & interconnects, advanced ceramics, antennas &
assemblies, specialty connectors & harnessing and power filters & film modules. Spectrum Advanced Specialty
Products is a Spectrum Control
About Spectrum Control: Spectrum Control, an ISO 9001:2000 certified company,
is comprised of four businesses: Advanced Specialty Products, Sensors and Controls, Power Management Systems, and
Microwave Components and Systems.
produces a wide range of microwave components and systems. Products include microwave filters, amplifiers, mixers,
voltage-controlled oscillators (VCOs), dielectric resonator oscillators (DROs) and a wide range of RF & microwave
systems & assemblies.
Spectrum Sensors & Controls Precision Positioning Sensors
Operation produces potentiometers and position sensors including rotary, motorized, hollow shaft, linear and fader
types, as well as element segments and custom assemblies. The company’s Advanced Thermal Products Operation
produces temperature sensing probes and assemblies, PTC and NTC thermistors and resistive temperature detectors
Spectrum Power Management Systems produces AC and DC
power distribution and remote management systems. Power solutions include off-the-shelf products as well as
customized products or systems designed to suit specific user requirements.
Jason Kraus Antenna Design Engineer Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products
1900 W College Avenue State College, PA 16801 www.SpecEMC.com