is a leading provider of protective films and coatings, including automotive paint protection film, surface protection film, automotive and architectural window films and ceramic coatings.
As a result of the acquisition, XPEL
will begin selling directly to customers in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau and provide enhanced local support for all customers throughout Asia.
's products and services and XPEL
Canada will continue working together and develop the Canadian marketplace and both will sign another software licensing agreement whereby XPEL
Canada's customers will benefit from access to XPEL
's Design Access Program software.
The product goes far beyond protecting textiles, according to Anscott: A barrier coating of Xpel
Fabric Protector applied to garments such as hospital uniforms and emergency response gear can protect health-care professionals from exposure to blood-borne pathogens, such as hepatitis B virus (HBV) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
"By applying a barrier coating of Xpel
Fabric Protector to garments it can protect healthcare professionals against harm from exposure to bloodborne pathogens, meaning pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and can cause disease in humans." These pathogens include, but are not limited to, hepatitis B virus (HBV) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
acquired the franchisor, Protex Canada, in 2017.
, Inc.(NASDAQ: XPEL
) shares gained 11.8% to $11.44.
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17 November 2017 - Texas, US-based after-market automotive products manufacturer XPEL
) shares hit a yearly high of $9.98.
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