JanPak, Inc. announces the strategic acquisition of Advance Paper Company – a distributor of cleaning supplies based in Chattanooga, TN.  
“Advance Paper Company has built a solid reputation as a leading full-line distributor of cleaning supplies in the Chattanooga market.  The strength of their business and team as well as their location provide us with a tremendous opportunity to better serve and expand our presence in the Chattanooga, Knoxville, and North Georgia markets” says Rick Fiest, JanPak Executive Vice President – Mid-Atlantic Region.

“The opportunity to partner with a company like JanPak is great for our company.  It provides our customers with a broader range of products, resources and capabilities to address their needs.  And, it provides our employees with a great environment to learn and grow. ” says Paul Wildenberg, Owner of Advance Paper Company.

The Chattanooga Division will be led by Danny Belcher, JanPak Vice President & General Manager – East Tennessee.  The closing date of the acquisition was April 2, 2012.