Danaher Corporation Completes Accu-Sort Systems, Inc. Divestiture

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 20, 2012 - Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced today that it has completed the previously announced sale of its Accu-Sort Systems, Inc. business to Datalogic S.p.A. 
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Danaher is a science and technology leader that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative products and services to professional, medical, industrial, and commercial customers.  Our premier brands are among the most highly recognized in each of the markets we serve.  The Danaher Business System provides a foundation to our 58,000 associates around the world, serving customers in more than 125 countries.  In 2010, we generated $12.8 billion of revenue.  For more information please visit our website: www.danaher.com.

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