08 June 2012 14:42 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS)--Air Liquide is in exclusive negotiations to acquire control of the French activities of home healthcare provider LVL Medical, the Paris-based industrial and specialty gases major said on Friday.
LVL Medical serves about 50,000 patients at their homes in
“This acquisition is in line with Air Liquide’s external growth strategy in healthcare,” said Pascal Vinet, vice president of Air Liquide’s global healthcare operations.
“Health is one of the growth drivers of the [Air Liquide] group,” he added.
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