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PRESS RELEASE: ams AG: ams OSRAM and Acuity Brands reach an agreement for Acuity Brands to acquire the Digital Systems business in North America

06/04/2021 | 02:02am EDT
DGAP-News: ams AG / Key word(s): Disposal 
ams AG: ams OSRAM and Acuity Brands reach an agreement for Acuity Brands to acquire the Digital Systems business in 
North America 
2021-06-04 / 08:00 
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. 
ams OSRAM announces the sale of the North America-Based Digital System (DS) business, which primarily manufactures 
lighting control systems, electronics and drivers, to long-time customer and partner Acuity Brands. A leading U.S. 
industrial technology company, Acuity Brands is acquiring the Digital Systems business in the US, Canada and Mexico, 
which currently have about 1100 employees. 
ams OSRAM North America Digital Systems business develops and manufactures lighting components including drivers, LED 
light engines, electronic ballast and connected components and is one of the largest LED lighting driver companies in 
North America. LED drivers are a crucial component of every luminaire and enable smart and embedded technologies to 
make lighting and controls more available, reliable, and open for broader access.?The acquisition of ams OSRAM's LED 
drivers and team expands Acuity Brands capabilities and its advanced LED driver portfolio. Acuity Brands' ownership 
will bring a strategic perspective and fit to the customers, employees and business overall. 
Acuity Brands and DS have a long history of working together, spanning decades. This close relationship and mutual 
understanding of each other's business is expected to enable a rapid integration. The company will take over the DS 
business in the USA, Canada and Mexico, including the production facility in Monterrey, Mexico. The transaction is 
expected to close during the summer of 2021. The parties have agreed not to disclose financial details. 
For further information 
Media Relations 
Amy Flécher Jens Hack 
Vice President Corporate Head of Media Relations 
Communications and Marketing 
T: +43 664 8816 2121 T: +49 89 6213 2129 
press@ams.com j.hack@osram.com 
ams-osram.com ams-osram.com 
About ams and OSRAM 
The ams OSRAM Group, including the listed companies ams AG as parent company and OSRAM Licht AG, is a global leader in 
optical solutions. By adding intelligence to light and passion to innovation, we enrich people's lives. This is what we 
mean by Sensing is Life. 
With over 110 years of combined history, our core is defined by imagination, deep engineering expertise and the ability 
to provide global industrial capacity in sensor and light technologies. We create exciting innovations that enable our 
customers in the consumer, automotive, healthcare and industrial sectors maintain their competitive edge. We thereby 
drive innovation that meaningfully improves the quality of life in terms of health, safety and convenience, while 
reducing impact on the environment. 
Our around 30,000 employees worldwide focus on innovation across sensing, illumination and visualization to make 
journeys safer, medical diagnosis more accurate and daily moments in communication a richer experience. Our work 
creates technology for breakthrough applications, which is reflected in over 15,000 patents granted and applied. 
Headquartered in Premstaetten/Graz (Austria) with a co-headquarter in Munich (Germany), the group achieved well over 
USD 5 billion combined revenues in 2020 (pro-forma). 
ams AG is a listed company on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ISIN: AT0000A18XM4). OSRAM Licht AG remains a listed company on 
the XETRA market in Germany (ISIN: DE000LED4000). 
To find out more about us on https://ams-osram.com 
ams is a registered trademark of ams AG. In addition many of our products and services are registered or filed 
trademarks of ams Group. All other company or product names mentioned herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks 
of their respective owners. Information provided in this press release is accurate at time of publication and is 
subject to change without advance notice. 
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Please note: The ams brand is owned by ams AG, the OSRAM brand is owned by OSRAM GmbH. ams group and OSRAM group are in 
the process of integration. The combination of the ams and OSRAM brand is not representing a new brand. This is a 
visual symbol of the two companies coming together, representing the aspiration of our future joined group. 
2021-06-04 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG. 
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. 
The DGAP Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. 
Archive at www.dgap.de 
Language:     English 
Company:      ams AG 
              Tobelbader Straße 30 
              8141 Premstaetten 
Phone:        +43 3136 500-0 
E-mail:       investor@ams.com 
Internet:     https://ams.com 
ISIN:         AT0000A18XM4 
WKN:          A118Z8 
Listed:       Regulated Unofficial Market in Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange; BX, SIX, 
              Vienna Stock Exchange (Third Market (MTF)) 
EQS News ID:  1204213 
End of News   DGAP News Service 

1204213 2021-06-04

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June 04, 2021 02:01 ET (06:01 GMT)

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