Mergers & Acquisitions

I.D. Images LLC Acquires Pointil Systems
November 10, 2020 at 8:19 pm

I.D. Images LLC, a leading pressure-sensitive label converter with headquarters in Brunswick, Ohio, has acquired Pointil Systems in Portland, Ore. Pointil Systems, founded by Wes Maughan, is a manufacturer of...

Specialized Office Systems Acquires LOGO Expressions
November 3, 2020 at 2:15 pm

Phoenix-based Specialized Office Systems has acquired Carlsbad, California-based LOGO Expressions. The transaction was effective on the first business day of November 2020. “We are delighted to announce this acquisition as an expansion of our business in Southern California and, more specifically, the promotional...

The Shamrock Companies Acquires Cincinnati Print Solutions
November 3, 2020 at 1:53 pm

The Shamrock Companies, a top 50 distributor based in Westlake Ohio, has acquired Cincinnati Print Solutions. Since 2005, Cincinnati Print Solutions has concentrated on print and print management. Now, as part of Shamrock’s national organization, the company has dramatically expanded its solutions...

Brook & Whittle to Acquire Innovative Labeling Solutions and Wizard Labels
October 20, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Brook and Whittle Holdings Corp., a leading provider of sustainable pressure-sensitive and shrink-sleeve prime labels based in Guilford, Conn., has announced the signing of definitive agreements to acquire Innovative Labeling Solutions Inc. (ILS) and Wizard Labels LLC in partnership with...

Stran Promotional Solutions Acquires Wildman Imprints Division of Wildman Business Group
October 13, 2020 at 7:22 pm

Stran Promotional Solutions and Wildman Business Group announced the sale of Wildman Imprints, the promotional products distributor division of Wildman Business Group, to Stran Promotional Solutions. While details of the financial deal are not being disclosed, the transaction was finalized and closed with an effective date of Sept. 26, 2020...

Qualfon Acquires MAR Graphics
October 13, 2020 at 6:44 pm

Qualfon, a full-service marketing solutions and contact center service provider based in Highland Park, Mich., has acquired MAR Graphics, a print, mail and digital solutions provider. Located within the greater...

Buying Time
October 6, 2020 at 8:31 pm

It’s easy to forget that just a few months ago, we were all monitoring a flurry of mergers and acquisitions activity that signaled good economic health. But then the coronavirus arrived, impacting nearly every aspect of our personal and professional lives. Some sellers pressed the pause button on deals in hopes of obtaining pre-COVID valuations; buyers, on the other hand, wanted assurances that all lost business would return...

InnerWorkings and HH Global Deal Completed
September 29, 2020 at 5:24 pm

InnerWorkings Inc., Chicago, announced that its stockholders approved a merger with HH Global Group Limited. Under the terms of the agreement, which was initially revealed in July, InnerWorkings will become a wholly owned subsidiary of HH Global...

Selling Points: Mergers and acquisitions in the COVID-19 environment
September 22, 2020 at 7:51 pm

Kevin Mullaney is no stranger to the deal-making process. The CEO at PDF Print Communications Inc. has overseen a string of acquisitions for his Signal Hill, California-based company, with six of those transactions occurring in the last four years alone. While Mullaney doesn’t like to play favorites when it comes to acquisitions, he is excited about his recent purchase of Bestforms...

HPG Acquires Webb Company
September 15, 2020 at 5:09 pm

Boston-based supplier HPG has acquired Eagan, Minnesota-based supplier Webb Company in a deal finalized Aug. 31. The acquisition expands HPG’s reach into the fast-growing personal care segment of the North American promotional products industry...