Sept 2011 Aquatica announces acquisition of Amphibico


After almost a year of silence from Amphibico, a recent press release revealed that Aquatica has acquired Amphibico in an acquisition. This is welcome news for consumers. Amphibico has been offering quality professional and recreational
video housings since 1988.  The merger will guarantee Amphibico’s high quality standards along with their commitment to continued research and development as the underwater video industry moves into the twenty-first century.


From the website.

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September 28, 2011                                      

AQUATICA Announces acquisition of AMPHIBICO

Deal makes company the leading supplier of equipment for underwater still and video photography

MONTREAL, Canada, September 28 – Aquatica today announced that it has acquired Amphibico, the industry leader in underwater video imaging. The combined company is now a global leader in the design, development and service of equipment for the professional and recreational videographer, filmmaker and still photographer.

For more than two decades both Montreal-based companies have been recognized for product innovation, quality manufacturing, and excellent customer service.

“The Amphibico name is known around the world for excellence in underwater videography,” said Aquatica co-owner Blake Stoughton. “While we are combining the operations of the two companies, we will maintain the Amphibico brand and the commitment to quality and excellence that it has inspired for many years.”

“The acquisition of Amphibico will allow us to offer our customers the combined expertise to deliver the very best products for all underwater imaging requirements,” said Norma Alonzo, co- owner of Aquatica. “The businesses are a great fit and we look forward to bringing our combined capabilities to serve the needs of the professional and recreational diver.


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