Ennis Inc. (the “Company”), (NYSE:EBF), today announced the acquisition of certain assets, including customer lists and intellectual property, from Gulf Business Forms, San Marcos, TX. Gulf Business Forms is a printer specializing in custom printed materials including business forms, laser cut sheets, brochures, flyers, online glue booklets and variable short term solutions.
Keith Walters, Chairman, President and CEO of the company, said, “Gulf is a strong contender and a leading brand nationwide, with customers ranging from California in the southwest to Massachusetts in the northeast. . We are thrilled to add the Gulf brand and its customers to the Ennis family. Gulf Business Forms has been serving distributors from its operations in Texas for over 50 years since its founding in 1968.
Upon closing, Gulf Business Forms customer files, along with telephones and emails, will be transferred to the Ennis, TX plant. Quoting and manufacturing for orders previously produced by Gulf Business Forms will be determined by customer input, product type and location to best meet their needs.
Ennis, Inc. (www.ennis.com) is mainly engaged in the production and sale of business forms and other business products. The Company is one of the largest suppliers of private label printed commercial products in the United States. Headquartered in Midlothian, Texas, the company has production and distribution facilities strategically located across the United States of America to service the company’s nationwide network of distributors. The Company manufactures and sells business forms, other printed business products, printed and electronic media, presentation products, flexographic printing, advertising specialties and Post-it®, internal bank forms, plastic cards, secure and negotiable documents, envelopes and other personalized products.
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