Lear Acquires InTouch Automation

  • Lear (NYSE:LEA) has made strategic acquisition of Michigan-based privately owned firm, InTouch Automation.
  • Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
  • Founded in 2006, InTouch Automation supplies Industry 4.0 technologies and complex automated testing equipment critical in the production of automotive seats.
  • Key products include End of Line testing equipment for complete seats, in-process testing equipment for JIT seating, automation of EOL testing, industrial multi-use seat connectors and autodocking.