EnerSys Acquires Hawker Battery Japan

January 01, 2003 by Jeff Shepard

EnerSys Inc. (Reading, PA) announced that it has acquired Hawker Battery Japan, a division of Densei Lambda (Tokyo, Japan), as of December 20, 2002. The new organization will be known as EnerSys Japan and will be headquartered in Tokyo. The acquisition reinforces Enersys’ position in the Asian market.

EnerSys Chairman, President and CEO John Craig said, "As the number one industrial battery company in the world, EnerSys is committed to serving its customers with a full range of battery solutions for all industrial applications. With this acquisition, we will be positioned to better serve our Japanese customers and provide them with access to our strong product offerings and services."