ASSA ABLOY Acquires Access-IS

ASSA ABLOY has acquired UK-based Access-IS, a provider of electronic RFID, NFC, and barcode devices enabling the authentication of contactless payments, travel and identity documents, and ticket reading. “Access-IS is a strategic technological addition to the ASSA ABLOY Group,” says Nico Delvaux, president and chief executive officer of ASSA ABLOY. “The company will reinforce our current offering within extended access technologies and will provide complementary growth opportunities.”