According to the statement, AmericDirect has previously been focused on large volume CD and DVD replication, packaging and distribution services and is now branching out to unrelated industries.
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Unedited press release follows:
AMERICDIRECT ANNOUNCES THE CLOSING OF TRANSACTION WITH THE DERING CORPORATION.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., September 17, 2010 — AmericDirect, headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota is pleased to announce that it has finalized the acquisition of the Value Added Service Segments of The Dering Corporation of Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
AmericDirect, Minnesota has previously been focused on large volume Replication, Packaging and Distribution Services as it related to the CD and DVD Independent Content Markets. As part of its new direction, AmericDirect is offering complete Distribution and Fulfillments Services to not only its traditional markets but is reaching out to unrelated industries that require these same services. AmericDirect has assembled a team of experienced people that has the knowledge and experience to transition, set-up and put into motion any distribution need from a variety of Industries.
With the addition of the Lancaster, Pennsylvania location, that will go under the name of DeringDirect, we can now offer fast-turn replication and duplication of all digital formats to a much larger group of clients, as well as Pre and Post Production and Graphic Services from content development to completed custom packaging.
Both Minnesota and Lancaster are key distribution areas in the United States capable of delivering to over 50% of the US Population within 24 hours.
David Dering will be a key player in the new AmericDirect as Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Dering brings over 30 years of Manufacturing, Distribution, Market and Product Development experience to the table.
Mr. Fragman, President of AmericDirect states “We are excited about this transaction and are pleased to have the talent and experience of David Dering to lead our aggressive plans of growth.”
Mr. Dering states “I have known Mr. Fragman and the Americ team for many years and it is an exciting time to be joining them. This transaction kicks off our plans for growth, will enable us to reach out into new markets, enhances our geographic position and makes the statement that Americ is expanding its family of USA companies.”