Mergers & Acquisitions

DFI – Solutions in Print Acquires Performance Group Inc.
October 15, 2019 at 7:38 pm

DFI – Solutions in Print, a Top 50 distributor based in Davenport, Iowa, has acquired Performance Group Inc., a leading print supply chain management company located in Omaha, Neb. “After 24 years at the helm, it was time...

Genumark Acquires Rightsleeve as Its Founders Focus on commonsku
October 8, 2019 at 7:10 pm

Genumark, Toronto, announced that it has acquired Rightsleeve to strengthen its position in the Canadian branded merchandise market. "Although both companies are based in Toronto, there is virtually no overlap in client accounts," said Mark Freed, president and CEO of...

Wise Acquires Assets of Shawnee Systems Inc.
October 1, 2019 at 5:38 pm

Wise, Alpharetta, Ga., announced the acquisition of Cincinnati-based Shawnee Systems Inc., effective Sept. 18, 2019. Selling through independent distributors primarily in the Midwestern U.S., Shawnee prints numerous products, including business forms and...

Corporate Development Associates Adds Stuart Boyar to Its Team
September 17, 2019 at 5:28 pm

Corporate Development Associates (CDA), Scottsdale, Ariz., today announced the addition of print and promo industry veteran Stuart Boyar to its deal-making team as an associate. Boyar got his start in the print industry with...

What Buyers and Sellers Should Know About Mergers and Acquisitions
August 20, 2019 at 8:29 pm

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) can be complex—and there’s a lot to account for on both the buyer and seller side. Think about it this way: A coach usually has a game plan in place before the first play. Similarly, a company wouldn’t strike a deal without careful consideration of the current business landscape and other influential factors...

Trade Association SGIA Acquires NAPCO Media
August 13, 2019 at 7:41 pm

Following last week’s news that SGIA acquired NAPCO Media, the parent company of Print+Promo, SGIA CEO Ford Bowers and NAPCO Media President Dave Leskusky discussed the acquisition in further detail and the impact it will have on the industries the organizations serve...

SGIA Acquires Print+Promo Parent Company NAPCO Media
August 6, 2019 at 7:00 pm

In a move that further enhances its current partnership with NAPCO Media and creates unprecedented value for the industry, the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) today announced that it has acquired NAPCO Media...

Quad, LSC Communications to Terminate Merger Agreement
July 23, 2019 at 7:11 pm

Quad and LSC Communications have mutually agreed to terminate their merger agreement pursuant to which Quad would have acquired LSC. The all-stock transaction was announced on Oct. 31, 2018, and was approved by shareholders...

The Sourcing Group Acquires Ray Hough Company
July 23, 2019 at 6:22 pm

The Sourcing Group, headquartered in New York, has acquired Ray Hough Company, a Pittsburgh-based print distributor, serving more than 400 customers throughout the mid-Atlantic and Midwest...