NW Synergy Acquires Southeastern Paper Group

December 18, 2020

NW Synergy (NWS)—a holding company led by FEMSA and consisting of North American Corp, Waxie Sanitary Supply, and SWPlus—announced its acquisition of Southeastern Paper Group (SEPG).

SEPG provides food service supplies, facility maintenance solutions, and industrial packaging products across seven states throughout the southeastern United States. This acquisition enables NWS to increase its footprint in the Southeast region.

“The strategic acquisition of SEPG is part of our vision to continue to unite a fragmented market and scale the expertise and success of our core business,” said Mark M. Fisher, CEO of NWS. “They bring the same high-touch, customer-first culture of North American, Waxie and SWPlus and extend our model of bringing strong category knowledge, industry-leading products and a willingness to solve the most demanding problems for our customers.” 

About North American
North American Corp. is a Glenview, Illinois-based provider of distribution and marketing services as well as integrated supply chain business solutions. For more information, visit

About Waxie
Headquartered in San Diego, Waxie Sanitary Supply is a family-owned distributor of sanitary-maintenance supplies to the building service contractor, school, hospitality, health care, military, government, industrial, and retail markets. For more information, visit