AMCS acquires Insight Environmental, USA

AMCS Group announces today the acquisition of Insight Environmental, a leading software and solutions provider to the recycling and waste management market in North America.  This strategic move supports their goal to become the world’s leading provider of software solutions technology to the waste and recycling industry

The acquisition of Insight Environmental adds to AMCS’ growing presence & reputation in the North American market. The software and solutions developed by Insight will compliment those from AMCS and will now open up further opportunities to access the growing demand from businesses and public services who want to drive greater efficiency from recycling & waste collection services.

Following the successful completion of the first ever municipal Pay as you Throw collection scheme in the US, AMCS now intends to extend this concept to more municipalities across the whole region. The additional technological expertise and sound knowledge of the North American market gained following this acquisition will position AMCS well for continued growth.

Kevin Yake, President of Insight commented “During 2012 we became a strategic acquisition target. Following a number of approaches I had to decide from an impressive selection of bidders who would be our best fit. I felt that AMCS Group was the organization most equipped to promote the passionate pursuit of our goals. AMCS demonstrated the strength, talent and vision necessary to become the leading solutions provider to the recycling and waste market worldwide. We are delighted to be part of their organisation.”

Jimmy Martin, CEO of AMCS Group remarks “The acquisition of Insight, further adds to the recently completed acquisition of Wånelid in Sweden, who lead the field in small footprint dynamic weigh bridges. This continues the development of the AMCS, setting it apart as the leading and fastest growing solutions provider to the environmental market worldwide.”

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