DULUTH, GA. (News release) -- Iconex, the world's leading provider of highly differentiated label solutions and low-cost paper receipts, announced the acquisition of Graphic Controls Transactional Media's Point-of-Sale Rolls division. Graphic Controls, based in Buffalo, N.Y., is a subsidiary of Nissha Co. Ltd.
The Graphic Controls Point-of-Sale Rolls division produces security-enabled printed vouchers and receipts, point-of-sale coupons, kiosk receipts and more. Iconex is acquiring the division's equipment and customer base but not any employees. "This acquisition is important and representative of our ongoing commitment to the growth of our legacy paper business," Iconex Chief Executive Officer Craig Gunckel said. "Graphic Controls' POS products will help continue our leadership as the low-cost leader of paper receipts, and likewise, Iconex's geographic footprint is uniquely positioned to provide world-class solutions to this new customer base."The equipment from Graphic Controls will be transitioned to Iconex's Morristown, Tenn. location. The group's products are used by customers in the retail, kiosk, banking, law enforcement and entertainment industries.
"This is a unique opportunity, and we look forward to a smooth transition," said Mike Rapier, Paper Business Executive Vice President at Iconex. "We are excited to offer Iconex's full suite of global solutions to this important, new customer base, which will include service from our two European plants."
As an organization, Iconex is committed to its Winning Aspiration: To be the world's leading provider of receipt and innovative label solutions, which create value for its customers by enhancing transaction recording, ensuring order accuracy and improving operational efficiency. Iconex continuously works toward ensuring its businesses are properly supported and structured to achieve this goal.