News & Events
Vomela Group Acquires Pratt Corporation Business
Pratt Visual Solutions, a newly formed member of the Vomela Group of St. Paul, Minnesota announced it has completed the acquisition of the business and assets of Pratt Corporation of Indianapolis, Indiana. This acquisition of Pratt, a very well known and respected provider of store décor and P.O.P. programs for large national retailers, is “the perfect strategic move to complement Pratt’s historic growth and service strategy and will strengthen our ability to provide unparalleled service to our current and prospective clients”, says Dan Pratt, who will serve as President of Pratt Visual Solutions. Tom Pratt, will serve as Pratt Visual Solutions Vice President of Sales and Marketing; taking a lead role in integrating Vomela’s added capabilities into Pratt’s offerings.
Vomela is a 65 year-old company with a national and highly diversified client portfolio. Vomela and its affiliates are engaged in the design, manufacture and installation of graphics products. The group has gained notable prominence in the retail graphics and in-store marketing segments over the last several years, serving major retail brand owners throughout the U.S. and Canada, while remaining a leading provider of graphics products to the recreational vehicle, trucking and corporate fleet and NASCAR markets.
Vomela conducts business under some of the best known names in the specialty graphics industry including Vomela, C2 Imaging, Corporate Identity Systems, Harbor Graphics Corporation, Motorsports Designs, American Screen Art and B2B Media. “Bringing the Pratt business into the Vomela family of companies, will allow us to serve our growing retail customer base with added capability, capacity and insight into retail markets”, says Mark Auth, President of Vomela.
Vomela Specialty Company and affiliates, with expected 2012 revenues of approximately $200,000,000, is based in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and employs 900 people in manufacturing and/or sales operations in 18 cities in the United States and Canada.
Vomela Specialty Company
Tim Wieland, 651-228-2200