Canadian Packaging

Unisource Completes Acquisition of Mondrian-Hall


October 7, 2009
by Canadian Packaging Staff

Unisource Worldwide, Inc., one of the leading distributors of paper, packaging and facility supplies in North America, recently announced that Unisource Canada has completed the acquisition of Mondrian-Hall Inc., Canada’s leading nation al distributor for sign making, digital imaging, technical document printing solutions and conventional photographic supplies and equipment.

“This is a significant acquisition for Unisource Canada and strengthens our market position throughout Canada,” said Al Dragone, Unisource chief executive officer. “It also demonstrates our ongoing commitment to pursue strategic acquisitions and our intent to expand our operations both within and outside North America."

Unisource Canada is Canada’s leading national supplier of printing and imaging, packaging and maintenance supply products, operating from 19 locations across the country. Mondrian­-Hall–which will now operate as Mondrian-Hall, a Division of Unisource Canada–offers many of the same products and services to its clients and has the highest quality product offering of wide format printers, media and software in Canada.

“The combined company will add value to all stakeholders involved through our expansion in the wide format, commercial, sign, photo and digital printing markets,” said Dragone. “The acquisition enables Unisource and Mondrian-­Hall to provide a more comprehensive range of products and services to the industry, and to be the largest distributor of wide format printers, supplies and technical services in Canada.”

For more information, visit www.unisourcelink.com.