Friday, February 16, 2007
Hillenbrand buys factory in Mexico
Hill-Rom, the Batesville-based health care operating company of Hillenbrand Industries, Inc. has announced completion of its acquisition of a low-cost manufacturing facility in Monterrey, Mexico.
The modern facility, located in Apodoco, Monterrey, state of Neuvo Leon, Mexico, is well-positioned to serve both North American and Latin American markets. The new facility is scheduled to produce Hill-Rom's line of stretchers and bed frames for low acuity hospital patients.