July 10, 2003
Semrock Introduces New Cutting Edge Optics to Europe
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom, Wessling, Germany and Rochester, NY – Semrock, a manufacturer of innovative advanced optical coatings and filters, today announced the availability of its cutting edge optical components in Europe. New to Europe are the BrightLine™ series of high performance fluorescence filters, the MaxMirror™ - the broadest bandwidth high-reflection laser mirror available on the market today, the new Cutting Edge FilterTM series of ultrasharp Raman edge filters, and other innovative products.
Semrock expands its global reach with a new representation and distribution agreement with Laser 2000, Europe's largest independent distributor of photonic components. Laser 2000 is a well-known family of European distributorships, and Semrock will be represented by Laser 2000 GmbH (Germany, Austria and Switzerland) and with Laser 2000 (UK) (the UK and Eire).
Laser 2000 provides pan-European sales coverage to a culturally diverse marketplace, with offices in the major industrial centers of Europe. Their extensive relationships in Europe will enable Semrock, Inc. to rapidly expand its sales and customer support globally. The highly-experienced Laser 2000 sales personnel have the applications knowledge and in-depth technical understanding of Semrock products to provide a critical source of information to both individual and OEM customers.
"We are excited to be representing Semrock in our markets. Their products meet and exceed our high standards and we are certain that our customers will be pleased with these new offerings," commented Mr. Armin Luft, President of Laser 2000.
"Laser 2000's, broad geographic coverage, outstanding reputation and expertise in the field of photonics will ensure that Semrock, Inc. is well represented. The customer will get the best product available for their needs along with excellent local support" remarked Dr. Victor Mizrahi, Semrock's President and CEO.
About Laser 2000
Laser 2000 is the European specialist in distribution and representation for high-technology components and instrumentation. Laser 2000 has offices in Munich, Berlin, Stuttgart, Dresden, Mönchengladbach, Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam, Northampton, Stockholm and Milan. For more information visit www.laser2000.com.
Semrock manufactures advanced optical thin-film coatings and filters, including the BrightLine™ series of fluorescence filters, high performance filters for Raman spectroscopy, and unique laser-system optics that are setting a new standard for biomedical instrumentation, chemical process monitoring and other applications. Semrock's innovative products are built on the latest advances in optical thin-film coating technology. Founded in September 2000, Semrock is based in Rochester, New York, a well-known center of optics, and has offices in Maryland and California. For additional information about Semrock and its products, visit the company website at www.semrock.com.
Semrock, a Unit of IDEX Corporation