EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — IdentiSys Inc., a sales and service integrator of identification, card issuance, emergency response and access control/CCTV security systems, has acquired the ID division of Lincoln, Neb.-based Claritus Inc.
Claritus offers ID technology solutions for the corporate, education, emergency management, first responder, government, healthcare and membership/loyalty markets in Nebraska, South Dakota and Iowa. The firm’s offerings include digital photo ID systems, embossed card personalization systems, loyalty or membership card systems, smart card/biometric applications, secure access/access control/CCTV and patient identification solutions.
The deal, IdentiSys’ ninth ID dealer purchase in seven years, allows the company to open branches in Omaha, Neb., Dakota Dunes, S.D., and Sioux Falls, S.D.
“Our strategy targeted expansion further west of our headquarters in Minnesota,” IdentiSys Founder and CEO Michael Shields says. “With the addition of the Claritus ID division, we now offer sales and on-site services in more than 40% of the U.S.”