ABG acquires Holden Graphic Services
Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Press release from the issuing company
(October 13, 2008) ABG Marketing and Business Communications announces the acquisition of Texas based Holden Graphic Services.
ABG Marketing and Business Communications (ABG), Mira Loma, CA, announced today the strategic acquisition of Holden Graphic Services, Arlington, Texas.
Holden Graphic Services (Holden) has been producing high quality, custom printed business documents for over 68 years. Founded in 1940 as Holden Business Forms in Minneapolis, MN, the company changed its name to Holden Graphic Services in 1996 to reflect the diverse customer base and expanded capabilities of the company. Holden has become a leader in quality and customer satisfaction for high value, mission critical, print-based communications. With primary operations out of the production facility in Arlington, Texas, Holden has centralized offices in Chicago, Dallas, and Houston.
"We are very pleased to become part of ABG, a dynamic organization that is among America's top 300 print and fulfillment enterprises and provider to Fortune 1000 Clients,” said Gary Marshall, Director of Sales at Holden. “We look forward to helping establish ABG’s position as a national provider by expanding into Texas and the Midwest utilizing the combination of highly experienced production, sales and customer support teams of both companies." He goes on to add, “The marriage of these two companies creates a national customer service and distribution system second to none”.
Joel Luce, CEO of ABG Marketing and Business Communications notes, “We are excited and pleased to have acquired such a successful and respected firm whose business model is a perfect compliment to that of ABG. This acquisition will not only continue to strengthen our position in the market, but create a clear path to reaching our goal of becoming a National Provider of Printing and Technology Solutions.”