West Point Products Completes Acquisition of Multi-Laser30 Apr, 2008
West Point Products Completes Acquisition of Multi-Laser
Valley Grove, West Virginia April 18, 2008 - West Point Products, a leader in the imaging supplies industry, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Multi-Laser, Inc. of Ganaonque, Ontario, Canada.
As previously announced, West Point Products will have a significant Canadian presence including a sales office, distribution center, and production operations. “The acquisition of Multi-Laser gives West Point Products the foundation necessary to strengthen the commitment and support provided to our current Canadian customers and will enable us to increase our presence in the Canadian market place.” said Tom Day, CEO of West Point Products.
“We are extremely pleased to have completed this acquisition. The Multi-Laser employees are world-class and we are extremely proud to be joining forces with them.” said Joe Lucot, President and COO of West Point Products. “West Point Products has a solid operating platform, which will be implemented in the Canadian operations, this combined with the Multi-Laser people will give us a world class Canadian presence.” said Lucot.
As part of the Multi-Laser acquisition, West Point Products becomes a Distributor of PrintFleet™. A leader in print management, PrintFleet™ is an independent software vendor that specializes in the development of print management and assessment software solutions, training and support programs for dealers and distributors in the imaging industry. “The combination of superior consumables and outstanding print management ensures that West Point Products will be a significant player in the office printing markets.” said Brian Cosgrove, CEO of Multi-Laser.
West Point Products has been a leading producer of compatible imaging supplies since 1972 and is both ISO9001:2000 and STMC certified. West Point Products produces exclusively in the United States and Canada.