Broder Bros. Acquires Imprints Wholesale

Broder Bros., Co. (UPIC: BRODER) in Trevose, Pennsylvania, has acquired Imprints Wholesale of Denver, Colorado (UPIC: IMPRI728).

Founded in 1987, Imprints Wholesale provides wholesale apparel and accessories to the industry through its warehouses in Denver; Las Vegas, Nevada; Lenexa, Kansas; Kent, Washington; and Verona, Wisconsin.

Scott Lynes, founder and CEO of Imprints Wholesale, will continue in the combined business as president, Western region. He says: “Imprints is very excited about joining the Broder Bros. team.  We think Broder has a great business model and brand reputation and we look forward to contributing our best practices and being a partner of the industry leader.”

Broder Bros. CEO Norm Hullinger adds, “The Imprints Wholesale acquisition is a big win for customers of the Rocky Mountain, Midwest and West Coast regions. We have a tremendous opportunity to leverage our collective expertise with an even better service and product offering to customers in these states.”

Imprints Wholesale customers will continue to enjoy the relationships they have with their existing sales and customer service associates. In the months to come, as the two companies are able to integrate key services and product line offerings, customers will experience the benefits of increased product availability as well as improved distribution capabilities.