Essendant Divests Industrial Products DivisionOctober 21, 2019
The deal includes Essendant’s ORS Nasco, Medco, and Nestor brands, which will now be known collectively as ORS MEDCO. The firm will operate as an independent company led by Chris Kempa, OPI reports. Financial terms of the transaction were not announced.
Previously known as United Stationers, Essendant is a Deerfield, IL-based wholesale distributor of workplace products. Essendant’s portfolio includes its partner brands Azerty, LagasseSweet, Medco, and ORS Nasco. For more information, visit www.essendant.com.