In Waltham, Mass., the former Illumination and
Detection Solutions business unit of PerkinElmer Inc. has been formally relaunched
as Excelitas Technologies Corp. The newly named company, now owned by private equity
firm Veritas Capital, has manufacturing operations in the US, Canada, Europe and
Asia. It will continue to support OEM and aftermarket customers across a range of
markets, including medical, analytical instrumentation, clinical diagnostics, industrial,
safety and security, and aerospace and defense.