Tapp Label acquires Ben Franklin Press & Label.
March 12, 2013
by Canadian Packaging Staff
Tapp Label Technologies, Inc. has acquired the assets of Ben Franklin Press & Label (BFP&L), hired the employees, and rebranded it all as Tapp Label.
Tapp Label, headquartered in Napa, California, and a Canadian office in Vancouver, BC, has since 1992 primarily services customers within the wine industry, helping launch and promote wine brands with its label expertise.
BFP&L, also of Napa Valley, is a label manufacturer specializing in waterless pressure-sensitive and glue-applied labels, with commercial printing and in-house specialty finishing, including foiling, embossing and diecutting.
Tapp Label chief executive officer John Attayek says: “We are very pleased to announce the expansion of our business, the result of Ben Franklin Press & Label’s joining Tapp Label Technologies. This event brings over 30 years of experience and customer oriented label printing excellence into the Tapp Label organization.
“Our customers are the true beneficiaries of this exciting change as we are able to offer an even broader array of services and capabilities to serve their label needs. We are appreciative of our customers’ past support of both our organizations, and are committed to earning their support in the years to come.”
BFP&L president and general manager Dennis Patterson adds: “All of us at BFP&L are extremely pleased to join Tapp Label Technologies because of our like-minded commitment to our customers’ success and how we approach serving the wine & spirits marketplace. The acquisition allows Tapp Label to offer customers an even broader array of goods and services, greater capacities, expanded product lines and service capabilities.”
For more information on Tapp Label, visit www.tapptech.com.