Tyco acquires Carter Brothers Fire & Life Safety

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Monday, October 29, 2012

BOCA RATON, Fla. and ATLANTA—Tyco Integrated Security (TycoIS) and Carter Brothers on Oct. 26 announced that TycoIS has acquired Carter Brothers Fire and Life Safety business.

Carter Brothers’ Fire and Life Safety, formerly known as Edwards Service, sells, installs, services and maintains fire alarm systems across the country, will transfer the commercial security portion of its business to an affiliate of Carter Brothers, according to a Tyco statement.

Carter Brothers announced in 2011 a focus on national accounts.

Check back for information from interviews with Tyco’s Brian McDonald and Carter Brothers’ John Carter.