US firm swoops for 130-year-old hospital bed manufacturer

A HALIFAX-based hospital bed manufacturer, which has been operating for 130 years, has been snapped up by a company headquartered in New York.

Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare, a global manufacturer and distributor of medical products, has acquired Sidhil Group for an undisclosed sum.

Sidhil Group operates from a 105,000 sq ft facility in Halifax and has a nationwide Service Centre network.

Peter Siddall, chairman of Sidhil Group said: "I'm very proud of what Sidhil has accomplished – growing from a small, famil... For the full story register now for free or login below...