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Ted Pella, Inc. Acquires the Assets of LatticeGear, LLC.

June 28th, 2021: Lattice Gear, LLC announces that they have sold their product, manufacturing and associated assets to Ted Pella, Inc. Janet Teshima, the owner and cofounder of LatticeGear signed the agreement with Tom Pella, owner and president of Ted Pella, Inc., on June 23rd, 2021. LatticeGear, LLC will cease normal business operations on July 21st, at which time Ted Pella, Inc. will commence producing, selling and supporting the LatticeGear product line. .

Janet Teshima said, “I’ve enjoyed being part of a creative team, producing and selling a set of products that is unique in the world of cleaving for the Semiconductor market, as well for other applications. I’ve now found a company that will carry on in what we started, and wish them all the best”.

Tom Pella commented that, “We are honored that Janet Teshima has entrusted us with the ongoing production and sales of product from the LatticeGear portfolio. We feel that they complement several instruments and accessories we have that already serve Materials Science customers in general and the Semiconductor R&D / Failure Analysis / Photonics customers in particular. We shall continue the LatticeGear legacy of serving those market segments with innovative scribing and sample cleaving solutions.”

LatticeGear, LLC, based in Hillsboro, OR has served the needs of customers working in Semiconductors, Photonics and Materials Science since 2012.

Ted Pella, Inc. has served the needs of both the Life Science and Materials Science sample preparation for various microscopy communities for more than half a century.

Regarding this sale, please send inquiries for Ted Pella, Inc. to, and for LatticeGear, LLC to

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