Stouse, LLC Acquires Magna-Plus, Inc.
Supplier Stouse, LLC (PPAI 113066, S11), a portfolio company of Goldner Hawn, based in New Century, Kansas, has acquired Magna-Plus, Inc. (PPAI 13367, S2), a wholesale provider of custom printed labels, magnets and other promotional products, effective October 25.
Magna-Plus, headquartered in Kansas City, Kansas, was founded in 1993. For 27 years, Marianne D’Amato and Tom Eaton owned and operated the business in their manufacturing facility. Magna-Plus has grown for over two and a half decades, and now serves distributors nationwide in the promotional products and commercial printing sectors. Magna-Plus is known for the level of service it provides its customer base and the high-quality printing and conversion from its digital and conventional equipment.
“We are pleased to welcome Magna-Plus into the Stouse family,” says Clay Davis, Stouse president and CEO. “Tom and Marianne have built a strong legacy of product and customer service excellence, and the addition of their team and product solutions will enhance our business and help us continue our strategic growth.”
Nikkie Freeman, chief commercial officer of Stouse, adds, “Magna-Plus has a solid track record of product innovation and service to trade partners. We are excited to join forces for this next chapter in both of our organizations’ continued success.”
Eaton, president of Magna-Plus, says, “Marianne and I are proud of the company and team we have built since 1993, and we cannot think of a better partner than Stouse to have for the next phase of our growth. The Stouse team shares our passion for serving our customers.”