Corporate Express To Acquire Coastwide Laboratories

Share this content:

Business-to-business office products supplier Corporate Express Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire Coastwide Laboratories Inc., Corporate Express said yesterday.

Coastwide, based in Wilsonville, OR, is a Northwest distributor and manufacturer of facility and break room supplies, including a line of environmentally sound cleaning products under the Sustainable Earth label.

This acquisition expands Corporate Express' presence in the facilities market, a key product category in its offerings. Corporate Express, which had 2005 sales of approximately $4.6 billion in North America, is a division of Buhrmann NV, a global supplier of office products, paper and graphic systems for the business market.

Corporate Express has operations in Australia, Canada, France and other countries. Its North American operations include a catalog, a Web site, corporate express.com and 38 distribution centers.

close

Next Article in Multichannel Marketing

Sign up to our newsletters

Company of the Week

Brightcove is the world's leading video platform. The most innovative and respected brands confidently rely on Brightcove to solve their most demanding communication challenges because of the unmatched performance and flexibility of our platform, our global scale and reliability, and our award-winning service. With thousands of customers and an industry-leading suite of cloud video products, Brightcove enables customers to drive compelling business results.

Find out more here »

Career Center

Check out hundreds of exciting professional opportunities available on DMN's Career Center.  
Explore careers in digital marketing, sales, eCommerce, marketing communications, IT, data strategies, and much more. And don't forget to update your resume so employers can contact you privately about job opportunities.

>>Click Here

Relive the 2017 Marketing Hall of Femme

Click the image above