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Southampton, PA, United States, 2008/11/17 - Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corporation and NewAge® Industries/AdvantaPure have resolved a dispute regarding patents on tubing and connector technology. The two companies have entered into a licensing agreement.
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corporation and NewAgeÒ Industries/AdvantaPure are pleased to announce that their dispute over two patents for tubing and connector technology has been resolved. NewAge Industries/AdvantaPure and Saint-Gobain have agreed to enter into a licensing agreement which allows NewAge to continue to manufacture manifolds to service its customers and expand market share without limitation or interruption, while eliminating any prior issues of infringement.
Saint-Gobain’s technology at issue covers tubing and connector assembly. The patents at issue are U.S. Patent Numbers 7,093,859 and 6,290,265.
About AdvantaPure and NewAge Industries
AdvantaPure (advantapure.com), a division of NewAge Industries, specializes in clean products for the pharmaceutical, biomedical, food, beverage, chemical, and cosmetic industries. All products are manufactured, stored, and shipped using the cleanest methods possible to ensure unsurpassed product purity.
In business since 1954, NewAge Industries manufactures and fabricates thermoplastic and thermoset tubing and hose. The company offers one of the broadest product lines of tubing, hose, and fittings in the U.S., and its custom extrusion and fabrication services are unrivaled. NewAge Industries maintains a large inventory and prides itself on same-day shipment of 98% of orders for its core product lines. In 2006, NewAge initiated an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) for the benefit of both its employees and customers.
NewAge® and AdvantaPure® are trademarks of NewAge® Industries, Inc.