Log In | Become a Member | Contact Us

Market Intelligence for Printing and Publishing

Connect on Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn

Featured:     M&A Trends     Production Inkjet     Installations and Placements Tracker

Graphic Connections acquires TFT Embroidery

Friday, February 25, 2011

Press release from the issuing company

Chesterfield, MO - Graphic Connections Group, LLC, a commercial printing, advertising specialties, direct mail and graphic design firm, announces the acquisition of TFT Embroidery.

TFT specializes in the direct sales of embroidered logo apparel and other promotional items, contract embroidery services, online company store management and order fulfillment. Both firms are located in Chesterfield, MO.

The TFT purchase will enable Graphic Connections Group (GCG) to expand its offering of in-house ad specialties and embroidered items. All TFT Embroidery employees will continue with the firm including Dale Grove, owner, who continues as General Manager of GCG’s TFT Embroidery Division. Employees will now office at GCG’s headquarters at 174 Chesterfield Industrial Blvd.

“Dale and his team have done an excellent job of providing embroidered products to companies throughout the nation,” said Jeff Charlton, President of Graphic Connections Group. “In fact, we have outsourced this service to TFT for the past 15 years and consider the acquisition a natural complement to our growing list of product offerings. It should become a substantial profit center as we continue to grow the company.”

GCG now offers an unsurpassed portfolio of mid to high end golf and sportswear, casual and dress shirts, caps, jackets and other outerwear, soft-sided luggage, golf towels, and a variety of other specialty items all custom embroidered with a company or event logo.

Embroidery services are handled on premises in GCG’s own production facility, insuring unparalleled response time and the highest level of quality control available in the industry.


Post a Comment

To post a comment Log In or Become a Member, doing so is simple and free



Email Icon Email

Print Icon Print

Become a Member

Join the thousands of printing executives who are already part of the WhatTheyThink Community.

Copyright © 2018 WhatTheyThink. All Rights Reserved