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Walstead is delighted to announce it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire LSC Communications, Inc.’s European printing business based in Poland (“LSC Poland”). The transaction is subject to customary completion conditions, adjustments and regulatory approval. Established in 1994, LSC Poland is the seventh largest web...

Walstead is delighted to announce the acquisition of NP Druck GmbH. Established in 1874, NP Druck is the third largest web offset printing business in Austria. Revenue in the financial year ended 31 December 2017 was €51.3 million. The company specialises in the production of low-...

During the course of 2018 AFI-Uplift will be making a further £10m investment in new machines across the group. Joining the AFI-Uplift fleet will be 400 new MEWPs, including a further 48 Dingli electric scissor lifts and two additional machines for the company's Super-Set large...

Omar Group has expanded their production facility in Hull with a move to a new site located at Unicorn Trading Park. Alongside this expansion Omar is delighted to announce the promotion of Peter Williams to Director of Production (Hull). Following 24% year-on year sales growth, the...

Omar Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Derek Chilton as Group Finance Director. Derek joined the group from Taylor Hobson, a £55M turnover instrumentation business, which is part of $4B US quoted group Ametek Inc, and brings with him 30 years of experience...

Walstead Group, the leading pan-European commercial printing group, has announced its preliminary unaudited consolidated trading results for the 12-month period ending 31 December 2017. Walstead Group reports in euro. These results represent the group’s first full year of trading following the acquisitions in June 2016 of...