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closed 9/4/2018 via BusinessWire

The Vomela Companies, acquired Learning ZoneXpress

synopsis: The Vomela Companies of St. Paul, Minnesota, announced it has completed the acquisition of Owatonna-based Learning ZoneXpress, Inc., a leading source of health, nutrition, and life skills education resources.
buyer: The Vomela Companies
The Vomela Companies is a full-service, specialty graphics provider that creates a near-limitless variety of promotional, store décor, event, fleet, commercial, and transportation graphics. The Vomela Companies' skill, creativity, and knowledge of materials bring their brands to life. "
target: Learning ZoneXpress
Learning ZoneXpress, Inc. is a leading source of health, nutrition, and life skills education resources. For more than 20 years, Learning ZoneXpress has been promoting nutrition content with award-winning posters, handouts, games, lesson plans, nutrition activity books, and more.
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closed 7/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Edgenuity, Inc., acquired Purpose Prep

synopsis: Weld North Education announced it has acquired Purpose Prep, a leading technology-based online course provider focused on Social and Emotional Learning (SEL). Purpose Prep will become part of Edgenuity, a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K-12 market.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Edgenuity, Inc.
Edgenuity is a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K-12 market. Nationwide, Edgenuity is in use by more than 20,000 schools, including 20 of the 25 largest school districts, to meet academic goals and improve student outcomes. "
target: Purpose Prep
Purpose Prep is a leading technology-based online course provider focused on Social and Emotional Learning. The Purpose Prep curriculum focuses on personal, character, and leadership development as well as the development of healthy social and emotional skills and readiness for life beyond school.
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closed 10/17/2012 via BNC Analysis

Hazelden, acquired MyStudentBody

synopsis: Hazelden, the country's leading provider of addiction treatment services and education, announced the acquisition of MyStudentBody, the most comprehensive online alcohol and drug education program for college students, from Massachusetts-based Inflexxion, Inc.
buyer: Hazelden
Hazelden, a national nonprofit organization founded in 1949, helps people reclaim their lives from the disease of addiction. Hazelden offers a comprehensive approach to addiction that addresses the full range of patient, family, and professional needs. "
target parent: Inflexxion, Inc.
target: MyStudentBody
MyStudentBody offers distinct programs that empower students, parents and administrators to positively impact campus communities by educating and motivating students to make healthy decisions.
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closed 2/18/2009 via BNC Analysis

Cengage Learning, acquired Concept Media

synopsis: Textbook publisher Cengage Learning, backed by Apax Partners and Omers Capital Partners, has acquired Concept Media, which provides health-care education materials on DVD, CD and VHS formats.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Cengage Learning (OTCPK:CNGO:$1,593.70)
Cengage Learning, formerly Thomson Learning, delivers highly customized learning solutions for colleges, universities, professors, students, reference centers, government agencies, corporations and professionals around the world. "
target parent: Wicks Group of Companies
target: Concept Media
Concept Media produces and distributes award winning education media for colleges, healthcare institutions, social service agencies and counseling centers throughout North America, Europe, and the South Pacific.
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closed 6/11/2021 via BusinessWire

TrueLearn, Inc., acquired Picmonic

synopsis: TrueLearn, a leading platform in healthcare education that blends data analytics with cognition science to optimize learning outcomes for the medical community, has expanded its footprint and platform capabilities through the acquisition of Picmonic, an education company specializing in the creation of narrated audiovisual picture mnemonics.
buyer: TrueLearn, Inc.
TrueLearn offers a suite of products for medical students and residents across a range of medical specialties. TrueLearn also offers its products to adjacent healthcare markets, including Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, Pharmacy, and allied health. "
target: Picmonic
Picmonic is an education company specializing in the creation of narrated audiovisual picture mnemonics to improve memory duration and learning. The company offers a suite of products in nursing and medicine and has recently expanded its product offerings into allied health.
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closed 4/28/2006 via Company Press Release

Electric Word Plc, acquired Incentive Plus

synopsis: Electric Word plc, the specialist information publisher, announced the acquisition of Incentive Plus Limited and Incentive Publishing Limited, for a total cash consideration of £2.05 million. Both businesses are closely affiliated to and supply the educational markets which Electric Word serves and for which it holds large databases.
buyer: Electric Word Plc (AIM:ELE:$3.47)
Electric Word is a specialist information business that serves the sport and education sectors. Our range of products and services includes newsletters, magazines, websites, events, books, special reports and bespoke research. "
target: Incentive Plus
Educating Young People for Responsible Participation In Society. Incentive Plus supports all those in education in recognising the importance of educating for responsible participation in Society.
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closed 4/15/2016 via Company Press Release

Wolters Kluwer Health, acquired PrepU

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Health, a provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, announced that it has acquired the adaptive learning technology that powers the PrepU quizzing tool for nursing and medical education. PrepU streamlines the study and learning process through customized adaptive learning experiences.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: Wolters Kluwer Health
Wolters Kluwer Health is a leading provider of information for professionals and students in medicine, nursing, allied health and pharmacy. "
target parent: Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck GmbH
target: PrepU
PrepU streamlines the study and learning process through customized adaptive learning experiences. The company offers test prep for college biology, nursing, and medical concentrations.
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closed 1/9/2019 via Company Press Release

HigherEdGrowth LLC, acquired CalmCircle

synopsis: Higher Ed Growth, a full-service marketing agency specializing in post-secondary education, announced that it has acquired CalmCircle. CalmCircle is an online platform offering a research-driven stress and sleep management program. Their curriculum focuses on mental rest, stress management and sleep support.
buyer: HigherEdGrowth LLC
Higher Ed Growth is a full-service marketing agency. In addition to lead generation, they offer fully managed Master Vendor Services, compliance monitoring, white label software, inquiry management, and analytics to develop technology and marketing programs that support client enrollment goals. "
target: CalmCircle
CalmCircle is an online platform offering a research-driven stress and sleep management program. They focus on mental rest, stress management and sleep support. They have expanded to bring mental rest and stress relief to the education industry, corporate workplaces and healthcare institutions.
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closed 9/2/2011 via PR Web

Oakstone Publishing, acquired Dental Decks, Inc.

synopsis: Oakstone Publishing, a leading provider of physician paid educational products, has acquired Dental Decks, the market leader for providing licensure test preparation products to dental graduate students.
buyer parent: BV Investment Partners
buyer: Oakstone Publishing
Oakstone Publishing serves the medical and corporate wellness markets with education materials and reference products. Through various multimedia formats, Oakstone Medical provides healthcare professionals with relevant and critical information that helps improve patient care. "
target: Dental Decks, Inc.
Dental Decks is a flashcard company. It is the market leader for providing licensure test preparation products to dental graduate students.
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closed 1/23/2009 via

EBSCO Publishing, Inc., acquired Salem Press Inc.

synopsis: EBSCO has signed an agreement to purchase Salem Press, a 60-year-old publisher of health, literature, and history reference books and databases known for its success in selling databases both in print and online as a package.
buyer parent: EBSCO Industries, Inc.
buyer: EBSCO Publishing, Inc.
EBSCO Publishing is the world's premier database aggregator, offering a suite of nearly 300 full-text and secondary research databases. EBSCO serves the content needs of all researchers: Academic, Medical, K-12, Public Library, Corporate, Government. "
target: Salem Press Inc.
Since 1949, Salem Press has been the publisher of reference works on literature, history and biography, the social sciences and the sciences suitable for adult and young adult readers spanning all educational venues. Reference materials are both printed and electronic.
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closed 12/7/2016 via BusinessWire

The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health, acquired Global Advances in Health and Medicine

synopsis: Global Advances in Health and Medicine, LLC, the publisher of Global Advances in Health and Medicine journal, and the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health, a membership comprised of academic health centers & systems, announce the recent acquisition of the medical journal Global Advances in Health and Medicine by the Consortium.
buyer: The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health
Founded in 2002 and based in McLean, VA, the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health is comprised of major medical schools and health systems in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico that are dedicated to the advancement of integrative medicine and health. "
target: Global Advances in Health and Medicine
Founded in 2011, Global Advances in Health and Medicine LLC is the publisher of Global Advances in Health and Medicine, a peer-reviewed scholarly medical journal.
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closed 9/4/2018 via BusinessWire

The Vomela Companies, acquired Learning ZoneXpress

synopsis: The Vomela Companies of St. Paul, Minnesota, announced it has completed the acquisition of Owatonna-based Learning ZoneXpress, Inc., a leading source of health, nutrition, and life skills education resources.
buyer: The Vomela Companies
The Vomela Companies is a full-service, specialty graphics provider that creates a near-limitless variety of promotional, store décor, event, fleet, commercial, and transportation graphics. The Vomela Companies' skill, creativity, and knowledge of materials bring their brands to life. "
target: Learning ZoneXpress
Learning ZoneXpress, Inc. is a leading source of health, nutrition, and life skills education resources. For more than 20 years, Learning ZoneXpress has been promoting nutrition content with award-winning posters, handouts, games, lesson plans, nutrition activity books, and more.
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closed 9/4/2018 via BusinessWire

The Vomela Companies, acquired Learning ZoneXpress

synopsis: The Vomela Companies of St. Paul, Minnesota, announced it has completed the acquisition of Owatonna-based Learning ZoneXpress, Inc., a leading source of health, nutrition, and life skills education resources.
buyer: The Vomela Companies
The Vomela Companies is a full-service, specialty graphics provider that creates a near-limitless variety of promotional, store décor, event, fleet, commercial, and transportation graphics. The Vomela Companies' skill, creativity, and knowledge of materials bring their brands to life. "
target: Learning ZoneXpress
Learning ZoneXpress, Inc. is a leading source of health, nutrition, and life skills education resources. For more than 20 years, Learning ZoneXpress has been promoting nutrition content with award-winning posters, handouts, games, lesson plans, nutrition activity books, and more.
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closed 6/18/2018 via BusinessWire

The Vomela Companies, acquired Palmer Printing

synopsis: The Vomela Companies of St. Paul, Minnesota, announced it has completed the acquisition of the assets of Palmer Printing of Chicago, IL. Palmer Printing, a full-service print and multi-channel marketing provider specializing in printing, online storefronts, campaign management, direct mail, and fulfillment.
buyer: The Vomela Companies
The Vomela Companies is a full-service, specialty graphics provider that creates a near-limitless variety of promotional, store décor, event, fleet, commercial, and transportation graphics. The Vomela Companies' skill, creativity, and knowledge of materials bring their brands to life. "
target: Palmer Printing
Palmer Printing, a full-service print and multi-channel marketing provider specializing in printing, online storefronts, campaign management, direct mail, and fulfillment, has operated in the Chicago area for more than 80 years.
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closed 10/9/2017 via BusinessWire

C2 Imaging, LLC, acquired Tepel Brothers Printing

synopsis: C2 Imaging, LLC, a subsidiary of The Vomela Companies, has acquired Tepel Brothers Printing, whose services include specialized capabilities like customized packaging, lenticular printing, and the unique ability to print on plastics and synthetic substrates.
buyer parent: The Vomela Companies
buyer: C2 Imaging, LLC
C2 Imaging, LLC offers graphic printing services for retail, corporate, institutions, events, outdoor, and vehicles. They provide solutions through Digital Printing, Dye-Sublimation, Large and Small Format Lithography, and Screen Printing. "
target: Tepel Brothers Printing
Tepel Brothers Printing services include specialized capabilities like customized packaging, lenticular printing, and the unique ability to print on plastics and synthetic substrates.
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closed 3/1/2017 via BusinessWire

C2 Imaging, LLC, acquired Elk Grove Graphics

synopsis: The Vomela Companies (Vomela) announced it has completed the acquisition of Elk Grove Graphics, which specializes in helping companies personalize customer experience through data driven messaging. The acquired business will continue to operate under the name “Elk Grove Graphics” and will operate as a division of C2 Imaging, LLC a unit of Vomela.
buyer parent: The Vomela Companies
buyer: C2 Imaging, LLC
C2 Imaging specializes in retail signage and on-demand digital printing. The C2 team delivers world-leading print quality and highly personalized service to ensure customers always receive exactly what they need, when they need it—even on the most demanding jobs. "
target: Elk Grove Graphics
Elk Grove Graphics specializes in helping companies personalize their customer experience through data driven messaging. It is a dynamic printing services and communications company that prides itself on elevating print, deploying multi-channel marketing campaigns and creating measurable results.
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closed 8/4/2014 via BusinessWire

Vomela Specialty Company, acquired Master Print, Inc.

synopsis: Vomela Specialty Company of St. Paul, Minnesota announced it has completed the acquisition of Master Print, Inc. of Newington, VA. Master Print provides custom printing services, design support, direct to plate and direct to print technology, digital printing services, single through Multi – Color printing, and more.
buyer: Vomela Specialty Company
Vomela is an international, industry-leading print conglomerate with some of the most advanced capabilities around. Vomela specializes in Visual Merchandising, Store Decor, Retail Interior Design, Fleet Graphics, Motorsports and OEM Markets. "
target: Master Print, Inc.
Master Print, Inc. is a privately held commercial printing company. They provide custom printing services, design support, direct to plate and direct to print technology, digital printing services, single through Multi – Color printing, and more.
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closed 4/7/2014 via BusinessWire

Vomela Specialty Company, purchased the printing division from Bureau of Engraving, Inc.

synopsis: Vomela Specialty Company, a printing company in St. Paul, Minnesota announced it has completed the acquisition of the printing division of the Bureau of Engraving, Inc. of Minneapolis, MN. The acquired printing division will continue to operate under the name “The Bureau” and will function as a division of Vomela Specialty Company.
buyer: Vomela Specialty Company
Vomela is an international, industry-leading print conglomerate with some of the most advanced capabilities around. Vomela specializes in Visual Merchandising, Store Decor, Retail Interior Design, Fleet Graphics, Motorsports and OEM Markets. "
seller: Bureau of Engraving, Inc.
The Bureau of Engraving, Inc. is a supplier of commercial, POP, and packaging printing capable of short or long runs utilizing both digital and offset printing.The Bureau offers full color digital and offset sheeted printing as well as a full service prepress and bindery capabilities.
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closed 3/12/2012 via BusinessWire

Vomela Specialty Company, acquired Pratt Corporation

synopsis: Pratt Visual Solutions, a member of the Vomela Group of St. Paul, Minnesota, announced that it has completed the acquisition of the business and assets of Pratt Corporation, a very well known and respected provider of store décor and P.O.P. programs for large national retailers.
buyer: Vomela Specialty Company
Vomela and its affiliates are engaged in the design, manufacture and installation of graphics products. The group has gained notable prominence in the retail graphics and in-store marketing segments over the last several years, serving major retail brand owners throughout the U.S. and Canada. "
target: Pratt Corporation
Pratt Corporation is a retail signage provider that designs concept-to-install programs, especially for large-scale, store decor rollout brands that need a partner with the capacity and confidence to supply an unquestionably sound in-store deliverable.
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closed 11/16/2011 via BusinessWire

Vomela Specialty Company, acquired American Screen Art, Inc.

synopsis: Vomela Specialty Company has completed the acquisition of the business and assets of American Screen Art, a supplier of digital and screen printed graphic products and solutions including large and small format fleet graphics, point of purchase displays, murals, banners, in store displays and outdoor signage.
buyer: Vomela Specialty Company
Headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, Vomela Specialty Company is an international organization specializing in Visual Merchandising, Retail Interior Design, Fleet Graphics, Motorsports and OEM Markets. "
target: American Screen Art, Inc.
American Screen Art is a supplier of digital and screen printed graphic products and solutions including large and small format fleet graphics, point of purchase displays, murals, banners, in store displays and outdoor signage.
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closed 3/2/2011 via BusinessWire

Vomela, acquired B2B Media LLC

synopsis: B2B Media LLC, a newly formed affiliate of Vomela Specialty Company, announced it has completed the acquisition of the business and assets of B2B Media, a leading supplier of brand building vehicle advertising graphics to some of the largest vehicle fleets in the United States.
buyer: Vomela
Vomela Specialty Company operates as a graphics printing company. Its products include retail signage and graphics, such as visual merchandising graphics, point-of-sale displays, permanent fixtures, category signs, seasonal signage, cash wrap visuals, and store rollouts. "
target: B2B Media LLC
B2B Media, Inc. offers cost-effective advertising and branding solutions with maximum impact. The company designs, produces and installs high-quality vinyl graphics wraps for cars, trucks, vans, fleets, trailers, plus building, wall and stadium spaces.
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closed 3/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Grossman Marketing Group, acquired PCI Creative Group

synopsis: Grossman Marketing Group, a promo products distributor, has acquired PCI Creative Group, a cross media marketing company. PCI Creative Group helps their clients to keep their costs low while maximizing their marketing budget. They offer services for web design, branding, email marketing, social media, printing, and more.
buyer: Grossman Marketing Group
Grossman Marketing Group is a promotional products and print company. Their products and services include full-service graphic design, a network of company-owned warehouses and production facilities, multi-media solutions, and a team building best-in-class e-commerce programs for their clients. "
target: PCI Creative Group
PCI Creative Group is a cross media marketing company. PCI Creative Group provides their clients with solutions that help keep their costs low while maximizing their marketing budget. They offer services for web design, branding, email marketing, social media, printing, and more.
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closed 1/28/2021 via BNC Analysis

DNI Corp, acquired Mailer's Choice, Inc.

synopsis: DNI Corp, a leading mail fulfillment and transactional communications solutions company, has acquired Mailer’s Choice, the oldest and largest privately held direct mail and fulfillment business in Middle Tennessee.
buyer: DNI Corp
DNI Corp is a leading mail fulfillment and transactional communications solutions company based in Nashville, TN. They offer services in direct mail, statements, bills, letters, transactional communications, electronic bill presentment, output communications, direct mail, and presort. "
target: Mailer's Choice, Inc.
Since 1979, Mailer's Choice, Inc. has provided Marketing Support Services including Direct Mail Production, Digital Printing, Transactional Documents and Kit Assembly for Fulfillment of product and literature for a variety of industries nationwide.
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closed 12/23/2020 via BNC Analysis

Koozie Group, acquired IMAGEN Brands

synopsis: Koozie Group, one of the largest suppliers in the promotional products industry, has acquired IMAGEN Brands, an industry leader of imprinted products for corporate brands. IMAGEN Brands provides their customers with trend-savvy solutions which take advantage of the latest technologies. Their products include drinkware, coolers, bags and more.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Koozie Group
Koozie Group is one of the largest suppliers in the promotional products industry. Koozie Group offers the most comprehensive product assortment with the widest variety of decoration methods. Their products include apparel, bags, flashlights, magnets, housewares, mouse pads, and more. "
target: IMAGEN Brands
IMAGEN Brands is an industry leader of imprinted products for corporate brands. IMAGEN Brands provides their customers with trend-savvy solutions which take advantage of the latest technologies. Their products include drinkware, coolers, bags, umbrellas, key chains, calendars and more.
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closed 11/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Polyconcept, acquired ETS Express, Inc.

synopsis: Polyconcept, the world’s largest supplier of promotional products, has acquired ETS Express (ETS), the largest supplier of promotional drinkware in North America. ETS offers a broad range of aluminum, stainless steel, plastic, ceramic and glass drinkware.
buyer parent: Charlesbank Capital Partners LLC
buyer: Polyconcept
Polyconcept is the world’s largest supplier of promotional products, operating on five continents and selling to over 100 countries around the globe. The company supplies a wide range of promotional, lifestyle and gift products to several hundred thousand companies. "
target: ETS Express, Inc.
ETS Express is the largest supplier of promotional drinkware in North America. ETS Express provides the very best in service, product selection, printing capabilities and competitive pricing for their customers. They offer a range of aluminum, stainless steel, plastic, ceramic and glass drinkware.
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announced 8/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

Wackes AB, will acquire Logonet Promotion Oy

synopsis: The Swedish promotional products agency, Wackes, buys Logonet Promotion, one of Finland’s leading promotional products agencies with expertise in sales and loyalty driven promotions. Logonet Promotion will merge into Wackes’ business.
buyer: Wackes AB
Wackes AB works with total solutions within product media, products that communicate customers’ brands three-dimensionally. The goal is to create product ranges that become part of people’s lives, thereby strengthening brands. "
target: Logonet Promotion Oy
Logonet Promotion is one of Finland’s leading product media companies with great expertise in sales and loyalty-driven campaigns. At Logonet Promotion, they call into action their team of over 200 promotional merchandise specialists across three different continents.
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closed 7/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ennis, Inc., acquired The Flesh Company

synopsis: Ennis, Inc., is to acquire all the outstanding stock of The Flesh Company and its wholly owned subsidiary, Impressions Direct, Inc. Flesh is a printing company with two locations in St. Louis, Mo. and Parsons, Kan. They specialize in printing business forms, barcode printing, promotional printing and more.
buyer: Ennis, Inc. (EBF:$415.40)
Ennis, Inc. has primarily engaged in the production and sale of business forms and other business products. The Company is one of the largest private-label printed business product suppliers in the United States. "
target: The Flesh Company
Flesh is a printing company with two locations in St. Louis, Mo. and Parsons, Kan. They specialize in printing business forms, barcode printing, promotional printing and more.
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closed 6/6/2019 via Company Press Release

Trevco, acquired Graphics and More

synopsis: Trevco, a leading full-service partner for licensed brands, has acquired Graphics and More, a print-on-demand maker and online seller of hundreds of fun gifts, novelties and accessories. They print on thousands of products including automotive parts, clothing, jewelry, home and office supplies and much more.
buyer: Trevco
Trevco helps over 700+ licensed brands materialize their vision through the manufacturing of consumer products & the creation of digital e-commerce campaigns. "
target: Graphics and More
Graphics and More is a print-on-demand maker and online seller of hundreds of fun gifts, novelties and accessories. They print on thousands of products including automotive parts, clothing, jewelry, home and office supplies and much more. They are based in Rancho Cordova, California.
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Printo Document Services Pvt. Ltd, acquired Inkmonk

synopsis: Printo, India's largest print retailer, has acquired Inkmonk, India's first print marketplace. Inkmonk provides online custom printing services to make printing easy for every business. Their products include T-Shirts, mugs, flyers, coasters, promotional pens, labels, visiting cards, bottles, boxes, posters, and more.
buyer: Printo Document Services Pvt. Ltd
Printo is India's largest print retailer. Printo works with bluechips and MNCs to solve their print procurement problems. Printo offers customised printing services for visiting cards, brochures, business cards printing, personalized greeting cards, marketing collaterals, gift products and more. "
target: Inkmonk
Inkmonk is India's first print marketplace. Inkmonk provides online custom printing services to make printing easy for every business. Their products include T-Shirts, mugs, flyers, coasters, promotional pens, labels, visiting cards, bottles, boxes, posters, and more.
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Drum-Line Inc., will acquire Elliott Calendar Company

synopsis: Drum-Line, a supplier of American-made paper promotional products, will acquire Elliott Calendar Company, one of the oldest manufacturers of promotional products. Elliott Calendar Company specializes in creating calendars that help build brand awareness. The company also offers note pads, scratch pads, and desk pads.
buyer: Drum-Line Inc.
Drum-Line is a supplier of American-made paper promotional products. Drum-Line offers journals, notebooks, calendars and planners. Drum-Line's mission is to provide custom paper promotional products made with quality materials and American craftsmanship to help companies tell a story. "
target: Elliott Calendar Company
Elliott Calendar Company is one of the oldest manufacturers of promotional products. Elliott Calendar Company specializes in creating calendars that help build brand awareness. The company also offers note pads, scratch pads, and desk pads.
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Multi-Color Corporation merged with WS Packaging Group,

synopsis: Multi-Color Corporation announced that the anticipated acquisition by WS Packaging, an affiliate of Platinum Equity, is now complete. Multi-Color Corporation, established in 1916, is a leader in global label solutions supporting a number of the world's most prominent brands.
buyer parent: Platinum Equity, LLC
buyer: WS Packaging Group
WS Packaging Group is North America's leading label converter, providing innovative packaging, shopper promotion, and branding initiatives that increase shelf impact, brand consistency, shopper engagement, and packaging line productivity. "
target: Multi-Color Corporation
Multi-Color Corporation, established in 1916, is a leader in global label solutions supporting a number of the world's most prominent brands, including leading producers of home and personal care, wine and spirits, food and beverage, healthcare and specialty consumer products.
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closed 1/9/2019 via PE Hub

Sign-Zone, LLC, acquired Xarisma

synopsis: Sign-Zone LLC, a Pfingsten portfolio company, has acquired Xarisma Inc, a manufacturer of custom-printed, large format graphic signage and display accessories. Xarisma specializes in high-mix custom fabric production, with products including flags, banners, tents, silicone edge graphics, retractable displays and table covers.
buyer parent: Pfingsten Partners, L.P.
buyer: Sign-Zone, LLC
Sign-Zone, LLC. is a domestic manufacturer of visual communication, event and promotional display merchandise. Sign-Zone offers their products and services to the Promotional Product, Exhibit Display, Sign and Printing industries through their Showdown Displays and Creative Banner Displays brands. "
target: Xarisma
Xarisma serve an array of customer groups, markets and applications by offering world-class printing on a wide range of fabrics, vinyls & rigid PVC substrates, virtually unlimited finishing options, industry leading turnaround times, and thousands of in-stock & ready-to-ship media displays.
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Allegra Network, acquired Midwest Banner

synopsis: Allegra Network, a full-service marketing communications provider, has acquired Midwest Banner, a provider of presentation graphics, special event, and promotion for the business community. Their services have expanded over the years to include full color posters, banners, laminating, vehicle graphics, and more.
buyer: Allegra Network
Allegra Network is a full-service marketing communications provider with in-house capabilities including marketing consultation, copywriting and graphic design services. Allegra can also help businesses with search engine optimization, pay-per-click campaigns, and web-to-print solutions. "
target: Midwest Banner
Midwest Banner provides the business community with presentation graphics, special event, and promotion. Their services have expanded over the years to include full color posters, banners, laminating, vehicle graphics, and more.
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closed 12/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

Gogoprint Pte Ltd, acquired Prinzio

synopsis: Gogoprint, Asia Pacific's leading online printing and customization platform, has acquired Prinzio, an Indonesian printing startup specialising in commercial printing outsourcing. Prinzio provides printing services for business cards, flyers, stationary, T-shirts, packaging, and more.
buyer: Gogoprint Pte Ltd
Gogoprint is Asia Pacific's leading online printing and customization platform for businesses of all sizes. From business stationery and print marketing to large format printing and promotional items, Gogoprint caters to business needs in Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. "
target: Prinzio
Prinzio is an Indonesian printing startup specialising in commercial printing outsourcing. Prinzio offers a one stop printing solution that provides high quality at an affordable price. Prinzio provides printing services for business cards, flyers, stationary, T-shirts, packaging, and more.
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closed 12/11/2018 via BusinessWire

H.I.G. Capital, acquired Vision Integrated Graphics

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity investment firm, is pleased to announce that one of its affiliates has completed the acquisition of Vision Integrated Graphics Group LLC, a leading provider of tech-enabled, data-driven marketing solutions focused on customer acquisition and engagement for Fortune 1000 customers.
buyer: H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. Capital is a leading global private equity investment firm with over $25 billion of equity capital under management. The H.I.G. family of funds includes private equity, growth equity, real estate, debt/credit, lending and biohealth. "
target: Vision Integrated Graphics
Vision is a leading provider of tech-enabled, data-driven marketing solutions focused on customer acquisition and engagement for Fortune 1000 customers. The Company provides personalized, turnkey marketing solutions which generate high returns on investment.
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closed 11/7/2018 via BNC Analysis

iPartnerMedia, Inc., acquired Bonita Print Shop

synopsis: iPartnerMedia (iPM), a digital marketing agency that serves small and medium sized businesses across the United States and Canada, has acquired Bonita Print Shop, a printing company serving Southwest Florida. Bonita Print Shop specializes in direct mail campaigns, business printing, brochures, signs, banners, apparel and promotional items.
buyer: iPartnerMedia, Inc.
iPartnerMedia (iPM) is a creative agency that delivers web design, search engine optimization, digital marketing, print marketing, and public relations solutions to small and medium sized businesses across the United States and Canada. "
target: Bonita Print Shop
Bonita Print Shop is a printing company serving Southwest Florida that specializes in direct mail campaigns, business printing such as appeal mailings, newsletters, booklets, brochures, signs, banners, apparel and promotional items.
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closed 9/26/2018 via BNC Analysis

Banyan Technologies Group, acquired Helm Inc.

synopsis: Banyan Technologies Group announced that it has completed an acquisition of Helm Inc., a leading technology and services provider of Brand Marketing and Merchandising, Publications and Print, and Third Party Logistics to the world’s best-known companies,
buyer: Banyan Technologies Group
Banyan Technologies Group is a Dallas, Texas-based company focused exclusively on the Automotive OEM, Franchised Dealerships and Aftermarket end markets as a differentiated alternative to the traditional Private Equity capital markets. "
target: Helm Inc.
Helm is a leading technology and services provider of Brand Marketing and Merchandising, Publications and Print, and Third Party Logistics to the world’s leading companies since 1943.
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closed 4/18/2018 via Company Press Release

Shumsky Enterprises, Inc., acquired Impact Plus, Inc.

synopsis: Shumsky has acquired Impact Plus, a leading provider of work uniforms and corporate apparel based out of Charlotte, NC. Impact Plus provides logo shirts and hats, trade show items, promotional gifts and more from the most recognized brands in the industry.
buyer: Shumsky Enterprises, Inc.
Shumsky ensures brands are noticed and remembered with compelling promotional solutions, attentive white-glove service and the pioneering spirit of a woman-owned and operated company. They provide creative collaboration, flexibility and innovation to solve marketing challenges and engage audiences. "
target: Impact Plus, Inc.
Impact Plus, Inc. is the premier source for company uniforms, corporate logo apparel, hotel and hospitality programs and corporate promotional products. They provide logo shirts and hats, trade show items, promotional gifts and more from the most recognized brands in the industry.
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closed 4/17/2018 via BusinessWire

Calise Partners, acquired PrintAbilities

synopsis: Calise Partners, an integrated marketing agency, has completed an Asset Purchase of PrintAbilities, a technology-based print, promotional and wearables company utilizing a network of production facilities throughout the U.S. and Canada.
buyer: Calise Partners
Calise Partners is an integrated marketing agency. The agency’s powerful AdScience™ Data Management Platform maintains a single source of truth for clients’ data, allowing for unparalleled optimization of the marketing programs that are most effective in generating new customers. "
target: PrintAbilities
PrintAbilities specializes in printing and promotional design, production and fulfillment for a wide range of companies, managing everything from direct mail and sales collateral to promotional products and wearables.
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closed 12/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

Thunderbird LLC, acquired Williams Industries, Inc.

synopsis: Thunderbird LLC, an investor in American companies that manufacture domestically for global markets, has acquired Williams Industries, Inc. Williams Industries is a manufacturer and marketer of branded injection molded drinkware and other plastic products for the retail, fundraising and advertising specialty markets.
buyer: Thunderbird LLC
Thunderbird LLC invests in American companies that manufacture domestically for global markets. Targeted industries include automotive, military, semiconductor, power, firearms, and others. Representative investments include Metal Impact LLC and F&B MFG LLC. "
target: Williams Industries, Inc.
Williams Industries, Inc. is a manufacturer and marketer of branded injection molded drinkware and other plastic products for the retail, fundraising and advertising specialty markets. The Company has extensive in-house plastic injection molding and print-on plastic capabilities.
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closed 12/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

PF Concept International B.V., acquired SPS (EU) Limited

synopsis: PF Concept International B.V., Europe’s largest supplier of promotional products, has acquired SPS (EU) Limited, a leading trade only manufacturer and supplier of promotional merchandise. SPS (EU) Limited's range of products include drinkware, mouse mats, keyrings, paper products, and more.
buyer parent: Polyconcept
buyer: PF Concept International B.V.
PF Concept is Europe’s largest supplier of promotional products. They offer thousands of promotional items and an extensive range of apparel to satisfy every marketing requirement. From crowd-pleasing giveaways to impressive high-end gifts. "
target: SPS (EU) Limited
SPS (EU) Ltd is a leading trade only manufacturer and supplier of promotional merchandise. They are a creative and innovative company, committed to taking the promotional product market forward. Their range of products include drinkware, mouse mats, keyrings, paper products, and more.
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Ticker: CMPR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cimpress N.V.
Cimpress N.V.
Cimpress is the world leader in mass customization. The company empowers people to make an impression through individually meaningful, personalized physical products. Cimpress makes customized print, signage, apparel, gifts, packaging and other products accessible and affordable to everyone.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$2,481.36
EBITDA ($mm)
$297.54
EBIT ($mm)
$170.35
Net Income ($mm)
$83.36
Employees
12000
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Ticker: EBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ennis, Inc.
Ennis, Inc.
Ennis, Inc. has primarily engaged in the production and sale of business forms and other business products. The Company is one of the largest private-label printed business product suppliers in the United States.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$415.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$67.54
EBIT ($mm)
$50.42
Net Income ($mm)
$37.82
Employees
2470
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Ticker: ENXTBR:AGFB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agfa Group
Agfa is a Belgian-German multinational corporation that develops, manufactures, and distributes analogue and digital imaging products and systems, as well as IT solutions.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$3,012.33
EBITDA ($mm)
$212.08
EBIT ($mm)
$155.36
Net Income ($mm)
$45.62
Employees
9840
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Ticker: CVO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cenveo, Inc.
Cenveo, Inc.
Cenveo, Inc., headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, is a leading global provider of print and related resources, offering world-class solutions in the areas of envelopes, custom labels, specialty packaging, commercial print, publisher solutions and business documents.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$1,797.58
EBITDA ($mm)
$202.72
EBIT ($mm)
$140.80
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: LSE:DLAR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
De La Rue plc
De La Rue plc
De La Rue plc is a British company headquartered in Basingstoke, England that manufactures paper and security printed products including banknotes, passports and tax stamps. It also has a factory on the Team Valley Trading Estate in Gateshead, and other facilities in Loughton and Bathford.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$708.92
EBITDA ($mm)
$96.90
EBIT ($mm)
$71.92
Net Income ($mm)
$21.34
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSE:7921
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TAKARA & COMPANY LTD.
TAKARA & COMPANY LTD.
TAKARA & COMPANY LTD., formerly TAKARA PRINTING CO., LTD., is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the production of disclosure related documents.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$171.46
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.74
EBIT ($mm)
$17.14
Net Income ($mm)
$11.32
Employees
856
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Ticker: BIT:PSF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gruppo Sanfaustino
Gruppo Sanfaustino
Gruppo Sanfaustino, established in 1957 as a traditional printing company, nowadays is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange and specialized in printing services, below the line communication, label & packaging, digital marketing, document management and procurement.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$57.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.45
EBIT ($mm)
$1.03
Net Income ($mm)
$0.81
Employees
112
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Ticker: QUAD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quad/Graphics
Quad/Graphics
Quad/Graphics is a leading global printer and media channel integrator that helps marketers and publishers capitalize on print’s ability to complement and connect with other media channels. They provide a range of print solutions, media solutions and logistics services from multiple locations.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3,923.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$353.20
EBIT ($mm)
$130.10
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
20600
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Ticker: TSX:TCL.A
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TC Transcontinental
TC Transcontinental
TC Transcontinental creates marketing products and services that allow businesses to attract, reach and retain their target customers. The Corporation is the largest printer in Canada and the third-largest in North America.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,071.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$385.96
EBIT ($mm)
$220.76
Net Income ($mm)
$127.27
Employees
8000
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Ticker: GB:SIV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
St. Ives plc
St. Ives plc
St Ives is an international marketing services group. Together, the Group’s growing number of successful, dynamic businesses serve leading brands internationally, with offices in the UK, North America, China and Singapore.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$186.01
EBITDA ($mm)
$25.83
EBIT ($mm)
$3.47
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1193
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Ticker: DLX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Deluxe Corporation
Deluxe Corporation
Deluxe Corp. is a growth engine for small businesses and financial institutions. Millions of business customers access Deluxe’s products and services, including customized checks, as well as website development and hosting, email marketing, social media, search engine optimization and logo design.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,790.78
EBITDA ($mm)
$296.61
EBIT ($mm)
$224.47
Net Income ($mm)
$8.81
Employees
6123
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Ticker: KRNT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kornit Digital Ltd.
Kornit Digital Ltd.
Kornit Digital Ltd. develops, designs, and markets digital printing solutions for the fashion, apparel, and home decor segments of printed textile industry. The company's solutions include digital printing systems, ink and other consumables, associated software, and value added services.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$159.59
EBITDA ($mm)
($9.05)
EBIT ($mm)
($13.47)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
547
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Ticker: MATW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Matthews International
Matthews International Corporation, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a designer, manufacturer and marketer principally of memorialization products and brand solutions. Memorialization products consist primarily of bronze and granite memorials, caskets and cremation equipment.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,475.23
EBITDA ($mm)
$188.73
EBIT ($mm)
$123.84
Net Income ($mm)
$71.22
Employees
10300
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