Distributor Talbot Marketing, Inc. (PPAI 100789), based in London, Ontario, has acquired Gagnon Levesque (PPAI 100399) of Laval, Québec.

"We are extremely pleased and excited with this new association with Gagnon Levesque,” says Steve Levschuk, MAS, president of Talbot Marketing. “Gagnon Levesque is one of the premiere distributors in Canada and the leading distributor in Quebec. Alain Gravel and his team have built and grown a wonderful organization. An opportunity like this doesn't come along that often. Both companies are a complete match organizationally and culturally."

Gagnon Levesque has a large customer base throughout the province of Quebec. The company specializes in providing organizations with promotional advertising and corporate and uniform apparel. Gravel says, "With our great team we were able to build a successful company. With Gagnon Levesque's history and vision, it was a natural choice to merge our strengths.''