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Seal and GBC Join Forces

Friday, November 08, 2013

Two premier brands in print finishing solutions now under one umbrella 

LAKE ZURICH, ILLINOIS – ACCO Brands Corporation, a world leader in branded office products, announced today that the two premier
brands in print finishing solutions – SEAL® and GBC® - have come together under the ACCO Brands umbrella.

SEAL is now a part of ACCO Brands’ Print Finishing Solutions (PFS) business, which is primarily focused on professional-level products sold to the graphics market, including print-for-pay operations and in-plants. SEAL-branded products will be marketed primarily to resellers, while GBC wide-format products will be the direct-to-customer brand.

“Bringing SEAL and GBC together creates an unmatched platform for meeting the needs of our print finishing solutions customers,” said Rick McCallion, vice president, Integrated OEM and PFS, ACCO Brands. “Print finishing customers will benefit from the combined
expertise of our engineering, technical service and distribution operations, and we plan to continue to invest in product innovation under both brands.”