Fortis Solutions Group, which is backed by Main Post Partners, has acquired Fort Worth, Texas-based Lewis Label Products Corp, a custom manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels, shrink sleeves and flexible packaging products. No financial terms were disclosed.
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, July 12, 2018 – Fortis Solutions Group, a portfolio company of Main Post Partners, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Lewis Label Products Corporation.
Lewis Label, located in Fort Worth, Texas, is a custom manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels, shrink sleeves and flexible packaging products. Established in 1964, Lewis provides high quality distinctive labeling and packaging solutions to its customers across the United States.
Fortis President and CEO, John O. Wynne, Jr., commented, “We are extremely excited to acquire such a terrific company. Gib Lewis and his team have established themselves as one of the top converters in the Southwest. Lewis Label increases our presence in the food and beverage end markets while also expanding Fortis into the Nutraceutical sector. This acquisition bolsters our product offerings to include shrink sleeves and allows us to broaden our flexible packaging and pressure sensitive labeling capabilities.
In addition, we are able to strengthen and grow our relationships with our valued customers by having a presence in Texas. We welcome the Lewis Label team to the Fortis organization.”
Lewis Label CEO, Gibson D. Lewis, stated, “Lewis Label Products looks forward to becoming an extension of Fortis Solutions Group. This opportunity will allow Lewis Label to reach a new and higher level for our customers.”
Employing over 400 employees across eight sites, the company intends to continue its pursuit of attractive acquisitions to further the breadth of product offerings and locations which can serve its customer base.
For more information, or to contact a sales representative to learn more about how Fortis can make a difference for you, please call 1-844-FSG-LBLS or visit www.FortisSolutionsGroup.com.
About Fortis Solutions Group
At Fortis Solutions Group, we provide a differentiated approach giving our customers a powerful advantage in the marketplace through industry leading lead times, quality control, color management and solutions- oriented approaches. We deliver a breadth of product offerings utilizing our outstanding flexographic and digital printing capabilities. These offerings include pressure sensitive and shrink sleeve labels, extended booklet printing, variable data printing, multi-ply coupon printing and flexible packaging printing. Headquartered in Virginia Beach, Va., the company also has manufacturing and sales offices in Ellington, CT, Fort Worth, TX, High Point, NC, Kansas City, MO, Memphis, TN, West Chester, OH and Wixom, MI.
About Main Post Partners
Main Post Partners is a private equity investment firm focused on investing in proven growth companies across the consumer value chain. Main Post Partners invests in both majority and minority positions primarily in first institutional capital situations where founders, entrepreneurs and management teams are looking for an experienced partner to help build their companies to full potential. With a “Partnership, not Ownership” approach, Main Post Partners works closely with a network of successful executives to provide operational and strategic support to its management partners.
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