US – US-based specialized distributor and solution provider Envoy Solutions has completed the acquisition of packaging materials distributor Sunbelt Packaging to drive growth in the Southeast.

Sunbelt Packaging is a highly rated distributor offering a large and diversified inventory of flexible packaging materials and a wide range of automated packaging equipment.

The company’s strong relationships with industry-leading customers have contributed to its continued growth across the country, with four distribution centers in South Carolina and Utah.

By joining forces with Sunbelt, Envoy Solutions continues to drive packaging growth in the Southeast, where it already has a strong presence with a rapidly growing national platform.

This new partnership furthers Envoy Solutions’ position as a specialty dealer and solutions provider serving the US market through a family of the best regional dealers in the country.

“Sunbelt Packaging will help us stand out in the packaging space and take advantage of our growth in the Southeast,” said Mark m Fisherman, CEO of Envoy Solutions.

“From a geographic perspective, this move makes a lot of sense given our existing presence in that part of the country. I’m excited to be working with Jade Boling and its top-level team to capitalize on the synergies between our companies and bring the best products and services to our customers.”

Founded in 1980, Sunbelt Packaging has expanded from specialty products for niche applications in the textile industry to serve a broader customer base with packaging materials and equipment.

Throughout its history, Sunbelt has thrived on absolute reliability and quick response to customer needs.

The scale and depth of Envoy Solutions’ national platform will allow Sunbelt to respond to customers better than ever.

Jade Boling, President and CEO of Sunbelt Packaging said: “I am delighted by the opportunity to maximize our future growth through this new partnership with Envoy Solutions as it redefines distribution across the country

 “With the resources and reach of Envoy Solutions, we are well positioned to create better, more profitable solutions for our customers.”

Commenting on the completion of the deal, Ed Fisher, Managing Partner at SouthPointe Ventures, the former majority owner of Sunbelt Packaging said: “Our investment in Sunbelt Packaging has been a wonderful experience for over 16 years,

“We are pleased to have the top team at Sunbelt join forces with national distribution leader Envoy Solutions and look forward to even greater success in the future.”

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