Copifax snapped up by Sharp

Burnley-based Copifax has been acquired by technology giants Sharp Business Systems.

copifaxThe company, which was established in 1979 and provides copying, scanning and document management services acros the north of England, will continue to trade under the Copifax banner. The value of the deal has not been disclosed.

Keith Collinge, managing director of Copifax, said: "I'm delighted to be part of this latest development in the company's 30 year history. Our business is going from strength to strength in the UK and this can only continue as we become part of Sharp's activity in this market." Stuart Sykes, managing director of Sharp Business Systems, said: "Copifax has a strong heritage and customer base, one which we feel can only strengthen our proposition and service to our customers."