CareFusion Buys German Firm

San Diego-based CareFusion, the developer of infusion pumps and other medical products, reported today that it is acquiring Rowa, a German firm focused on robotic medical storage and retrieval systems. The deal was worth approximately $150M. CareFusion said the buy would help it accelerate its global growth. Rowa has over 300 employees and is based in Kelberg, Germany; it also has operations in Italy, the Netherlands, Denmark and Sweden.