Human Solutions Acquires Stake In Sistemi Assyst
Germany-based Human Solutions GmbH -- a provider of 3-D body scanning and ergonomics simulation --
has acquired a 45-percent stake in Italy-based Sistemi assyst S.r.l., an information technology and
electronic data processing company. The Human Solutions Group of companies -- now comprising
Sistemi assyst, assyst GmbH, Germany, and Human Solutions of North America Inc., Troy, Mich.,
employs 160 people at its four locations.
"For us, the Italian apparel market is one of the most important in Europe, on a par with the German market," said Dr. Andreas Seidl, CEO, Human Solutions GmbH. "The interconnection between Italian fashion consciousness and 'Made in Germany' technology will enable us to keep abreast of European fashion trends and make assyst solutions successful on a global scale. With assyst and Human Solutions together, we can address the entire value-added chain in the apparel industry -- all the way from the store to product development and cut construction."
November 10, 2009