Left to Right – Paul Derry – Richard Fyson – Mark Garius
Cambridge, UK, 11 November 2019 – ASL Group acquires digital printing equipment supplier Smart Print Technology Ltd, further developing its portfolio of managed-office services.
As one of the UK’s largest suppliers of commercial and industrial print equipment, the acquisition of Smart Print further enhances service for customers as well as strengthening ASL’s proposition as a leading managed-office services supplier. Bringing a wealth of additional resource and specialist knowledge, the acquisition of Smart Print will also position ASL as the go-to source for independent advice.
Established in 2003, Smart Print provides digital print equipment and consumables to the print and graphics arts market. Based in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, the 16-year-old MPS provider specialises in production print machines and is the leading independent production print supplier in the UK.
Managing director of ASL Group, Mark Garius said “We are extremely pleased to welcome Smart Print onboard; its expertise will add significant value to our team. In a growing market we are finding that more and more customers are asking for the availability of choice. As we strive to be the largest independent production print provider in the UK, this acquisition will provide our customers with a host of new benefits, strengthening our position as the go-to supplier.”
Richard Fyson, Director of Smart Print commented, “We are delighted to join the ASL group and recognise that it will add further value to the business. ASL’s structure and resources will help to improve the customer experience and grow our reach into the market. We are look forward to joining forces with the ASL team as we combine our range of services and expertise of the two companies.”