Jenoptik on its acquisition of Vysionics

Jenoptik AG, the integrated optoelectronics group active in the semiconductor, automotive, medical, security, defence, and aviation industries, has acquired Vysionics Ltd, the UK market leader in automatic number plate recognition ("ANPR") traffic enforcement, for an undisclosed sum. Jenoptik, listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, has approximately 3,500 employees and in 2013 generated sales of about 600 million euros. Vysionics Ltd is based in the UK.