AlphaGraphics of Downtown Raleigh, NC, Acquires 120-Year-Old Commercial Printing Co.
RALEIGH, NC—September 18, 2014—AlphaGraphics of Downtown Raleigh, NC, located at 410 N. Boylan Ave., has announced that it has finalized its acquisition of 120-year-old Commercial Printing Co., a leading provider of visual communications and print located at 1313 Fairview Road in Raleigh. Commercial Printing Co. will now operate as part of the AlphaGraphics global franchise network of locally-owned printing companies. These complementary companies have combined at the Fairview Road location to focus on providing increased benefits to customers through a broader range of services.
Through this acquisition, Commercial Printing Co. is able to expand its services to include multichannel marketing, communications, digital design, and large-format works such as full-scale banners and vehicle wraps. AlphaGraphics of Downtown Raleigh will have an opportunity to increase its customer base, as well as leverage the Commercial Printing Co. name, which has been a Raleigh staple since 1894.
The combined companies, Commercial Printing Powered by AlphaGraphics, represent over 200 years of experience and a deeply rooted commitment to the printing industry and to the state of North Carolina. By joining forces, AlphaGraphics of Downtown Raleigh and Commercial Printing Co. will expand to over 20 employees and will be able to provide customers with enhanced printing and marketing communications services. The new partnership allows all parties to extend their capabilities to work on innovative new projects for the Raleigh business community at large.
"We are proud to have acquired Commercial Printing Co., bringing enhanced services and expertise to all of our customers," said Mike Linden, vice president of operations of AlphaGraphics of Downtown Raleigh. "AlphaGraphics’ expertise in marketing communications will enable Commercial Printing Co. to deliver a more diverse product offering as both companies expand their market share under this new association. We are proud to be part the Raleigh community, one of the nation’s top growing business markets, and look forward to continuing to better serve our new and existing customers with all of their branding needs through this strategic partnership."
About Commercial Printing Co.
Founded in Raleigh, NC, in 1894, Commercial Printing Co. provides customers with the highest-quality commercial printing products and services possible through innovative partnerships helping businesses find solutions to market themselves. Located at 1313 Fairview Road, Commercial Printing Co. offers customers with a myriad of communications solutions including envelopes, annual reports, letterheads, banners and more.
AlphaGraphics of Downtown Raleigh is a locally-owned commercial printing company and marketing services provider committed to being a one-stop marketing agency and printer for clients to create integrated, custom designed products. As part of AlphaGraphics, a global leader in marketing and print communications, it offers an in-house print shop and graphic design team to deliver messages in a variety of mediums including Web design, vehicle wraps, color banners, business cards and more.