1966 AKRON established supplying products predominantly into the Occupational Therapy sector
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LEADERSHIP, RELIABILITY & EXCELLENCE
IN THE MANUFACTURE OF
Excerpt from AKRON Sales Literature, 1970
Products still in production 40 years on...
NAME IN HEALTHCARE
1982 AKRON introduced first non-physiotherapy first couch...
BY OVER 150 ENGINEERS
1989 Tru-Eze and AKRON purchased by Sunrise Medical
1991 Nesbit Evans acquired AKRON from Sunrise Medical
1994 AKRON introduce new Merit range...
... and was acquired by Huntleigh Healthcare
2006 AKRON launches market leading STREAMLINETM 225 couch range and acquired by Arjo (Getinge Group). ArjoHuntleigh formed.
QUALITY AND RELIABILITY THROUGH DESIGN