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MARKDALE, Ontario, Canada, April 19, 2018 -- Medike Branding Solutions (MBS), a leading global supplier to the apparel and retail industry, announced today that it has completed its purchase of Landes Global GmbH (LG), a German-based global supplier of Patches, trims and small leather goods for the apparel and denim industry as well as a manufacturer and distributor of belts. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
“Our unique experience and know how in manufacturing patches and trims for the apparel industry has created significant opportunities for us to address customer demands of today and well in the future.’’ said Jonathan Harris, CEO of Medike Branding Solutions. “The addition of Landes Global, brings an innovative group of highly skilled professionals enabling MBS to better service local and global clients. It is an exciting time for the industry and for our company.’’
Established in 1947, Landes Global not only provides an extended product range to MBS, but also strengthens its manufacturing and distribution presence worldwide with production in Europe, Mexico, Bangladesh, Hongkong and Canada. Landes Global will remain at its current location in Isny, Germany.
The acquisition agreement provides for management continuity over the company's business activities with no change in day-to-day business, contacts or services. Landes Global’s customers will still be serviced through their existing and well trusted channels.
The combination of Medike and Landes delivers a unique global complement of solutions in products and services on a scale that will provide each customer with great local service and extended global support. Landes’ unique manufacturing technology and capacity will further help customers, in the denim and apparel industry, receive improved on time quality products and services.
Medike Branding Solutions
Since 1984, Medike has been a leading direct manufacturer of leather, synthetic and specialty patches and trims for the apparel industry. In 2017, Medike purchased Checker Leather Products, a UK based supplier of fine leather handbags and accessories. Medike has a strong reputation for innovation and the highest quality production. Medike has developed a reputation for reliability and quality by focusing on their area of expertise and developing specific manufacturing skills. Medike controls the sampling and complete product development with in-house artists, in-house die making and in-house screen making. Serving the apparel industry, the company invests time and resources to research new materials and manufacturing techniques in order to provide our customers with new options each season.
Contact: Jonathan Harris, CEO Medike Branding Solutions, firstname.lastname@example.org