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Haines expands into sundries

Acquires distributor Allied Products 

By Matthew Spieler

Volume 26/Number 17; January 7/14, 2013

HICKSVILLE, N.Y.—J.J. Haines, the industry’s largest distributor, not only expanded by purchasing supplies and sundries wholesaler Allied Products, the acquisition opens up a whole new avenue of business opportunities.

“Our businesses are complementary,” noted Bruce Zwicker, Haines’ president and CEO, “but different.”

Allied is a 72-year-old distributor of flooring-related supplies
and sundries. Based in Baltimore
like Haines, the company ope
rates 11 locations through
out Maryland, Pennsylvania,
Virginia and North Carolina
while also servicing Delaware, areas of New Jersey and West Virginia, and Washington D.C. The company employs 44 people, of which all have been retained by Haines, including its owners and senior management, and has annual sales revenues in excess of $10 million. Continue reading Haines expands into sundries

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Haines acquires Allied Products

Haines, the nation’s largest floor covering distributor, announced on Jan. 3, 2013 the acquisition of Allied Products of Baltimore, Md., effective January 1, 2013. Allied is a 72-year old distributor of flooring related supplies and sundries with eleven locations throughout Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and North Carolina. Allied operates in those four states plus DC and Delaware and areas of New Jersey and West Virginia. Allied employs forty four people and has sales revenue in excess of ten million dollars. Continue reading Haines acquires Allied Products