Washington, Tyne & Wear, UK. — 4 April 2016 — OpSec Security, the global leader in protecting, authenticating, and enhancing brands, services and revenues, announces that it has completed the acquisition of API Holographics’ security division located in Salford, UK.

“As we progressed through the acquisition process, we received tremendous support from API’s customers and suppliers,” said Richard Cremona, CEO of OpSec Security.  “That feedback is a testament to the quality reputation that both OpSec and API share in the marketplace.”

The acquisition will allow OpSec to expand its security foil technology portfolio and boost production capacity.  The capacity increase strengthens OpSec’s competitive advantage in the marketplace by vertically integrating production of base materials and advanced security features technologies.

“OpSec is well situated to bring API’s state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities in-house,” continued Cremona.  “Our commitment is to complete the transition seamlessly without disruption to our customers.”


About OpSec Security

OpSec Security is the market leader in fighting counterfeits for brands, transaction cards and government documents and currency. OpSec delivers a comprehensive suite of end-to-end solutions, including advanced physical security technologies, supply chain track and trace services, and online and e-commerce monitoring and analysis for more than 400 companies across industry sectors and 50 governments worldwide. OpSec is a wholly-owned division of OpSec Security Group Limited and operates manufacturing and software development facilities and laboratories in the USA, the UK, and Germany and has sales operations in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. For more information, please visit www.opsecsecurity.com. Follow OpSec on Twitter @OpSecSecurityFacebook and LinkedIn