Goldner Hawn Portfolio Company Stouse Completes Acquisition of Magna Plus
Stouse, LLC, a Goldner Hawn portfolio company, completed the acquisition of Magna Plus. Headquartered a few miles from Stouse in Kansas City, KS, Magna Plus is a well-known wholesale provider of custom printed labels, magnets, and other promotional products and serves distributors nationwide in the promotional products and commercial printing sectors. Magna Plus brings added sales and production capabilities to the Stouse platform, a seamless fit as Stouse continues to invest for growth.
Stouse is a specialty printer of wholesale decals, magnets, roll labels, signs and plastic products. Stouse continues to invest heavily in digital printing technology, acquiring three new digital presses in 2019 alone. In addition, the company has revamped its entire digital marketing platform and expanded its product offerings throughout the year. Later this year, the company plans to launch a highly customized and comprehensive line of paperboard folding cartons to serve the rapidly expanding market demand for personalization. For more information, visit www.stouse.com.
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