Franklin, Tennessee-based Resource Label Group LLC, a full-service provider of pressure sensitive label, shrink sleeve and RFID/NFC technology for the packaging industry, has announced the signing of a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Colorado-based StickerGiant.com Inc.
Closing of the acquisition is expected to be completed by mid-October, pending regulatory approval.
Created by John Fischer in 2000 as one of the first online sticker companies, StickerGiant has evolved into an industry leader in the e-commerce sticker and label custom manufacturing channel by providing fast-turnaround and high-quality products.
Based in Longmont, Colorado, StickerGiant has been recognized as a Best Place to Work in Colorado and recently received the Colorado Manufacturer of the Year in Advanced Manufacturing and Machining. Known for its quick turn model, StickerGiant is committed to producing most sticker and label product orders within 24-48 hours.
“I am thrilled to have StickerGiant joining Resource Label to continue the growth of the company,” Fischer said. “They clearly match our passion for our customers and culture in the ever-changing label industry. And they embrace the value our team brings to the e-commerce channel. We welcome the resources they provide to accelerate StickerGiant’s growth.”
“We are so excited to join Resource Label,” stated Beth A. Smith, CEO of StickerGiant. “Our Giants (employees) and culture are everything to us. We are delighted to have Resource Label’s full support for what makes StickerGiant unique and successful.”
Mike Apperson, president and CEO of Resource Label, stated, “We are extremely excited to welcome the StickerGiant team into the RLG family. The culture, business model and enthusiasm that each Giant brings has positioned them as the market leader in the growing e-commerce space. We embrace their entrepreneurial spirit and look forward to working with all Giants to build upon their success.”
Resource Label Group is a leading pressure sensitive label, shrink sleeve and RFID/NFC manufacturer with diverse product offerings for the food, beverage, chemical, household products, personal care, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, medical device and technology industries. With 19 manufacturing locations across the U.S. and Canada, the company provides national leadership and scale to deliver capabilities, technologies, systems and creative solutions that customers require.
Resource Label Group LLC employs more than 1,500 associates in the U.S. and Canada. It is a portfolio company of Ares Management Corp. For additional information, visit resourcelabel.com.