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France – Groupe Crit Acquires Another US Staffing Firm


French recruiter Groupe Crit (CRIT: PAR) confirmed its acquisition of Illinois-based staffing company ‘The Agency Staffing’, continuing its expansion into North America. The acquisition was made through Groupe Crit’s subsidiary PeopleLink.

Founded in 1985, The Agency Staffing is a general staffing company based in West Dundee, Illinois. The company has six branches in-state and an agency in Wisconsin. Predicted annual sales for The Agency Staffing is expected to reach nearly USD 40 million.

This marks the fifth acquisition by Groupe Crit in North America in two years; following the successful acquisition of PeopleLink in September 2011, Elite Personal in September 2012, Trade Management in November 2012, and Visiont in December 2012.