Apr 10
IPD acquires Trio Test and Measurement

Caption: Michael Sainsbury, CEO of IPD Group (left) with Charles Holtom (seated), MD of Trio and Mark Isherwood, sales director of Trio, finalise the deal for IPD Group to acquire Trio.

Sydney, 2 April, 2018:  IPD Group, one of Australia's leading electrical equipment distributors and testing business has acquired Trio Test and Measurement. The company has been servicing the Australian market with their test solutions for over 5 decades since 1967. 

The acquisition will complement IPD's range of product and service offerings with the range of test solutions offered by the company. 

Commenting on the acquisition, IPD Group Chief Executive Officer, Michael Sainsbury said he was pleased to be extending the group's solution portfolio in line with its development of a services division. Adding Trio test and measurement equipment is an ideal fit for IPD's existing customers.

By integrating Trio test and measurement and having NATA certified testing services, we are offering a new level of convenience for our customers.

Current Trio customers will be able to buy IPD products and services and our customers will be able to buy Trio products and services.

As Trio products require regular testing and calibration, our NATA certified lab can provide the test and calibration service to our customers, he explained.

Customer enquiries: Mark Isherwood, TRIO sales director 0418 605 253

Media enquiries:  Dave Oakley, GM Marketing 0413 441 454