New England Office Supply (NEOS) announced today, September 8th 2014, its merger with Universal Gold, Inc., a premier supplier of janitorial, industrial, paper, rags, wipers, safety and packaging products located in East Providence, RI.
“We are proud to partner with Universal Gold and look forward to working together. With locations in both Massachusetts and Rhode Island we will be able to offer many more options to our customers” said Indira Patel, President of NEOS.
The Universal Gold, Inc. East Providence, RI location will join NEOS’ Braintree, MA and Auburn, MA locations adding a strengthened presence in Rhode Island as the company expands operations at this location. Universal Gold brings an additional 30+ years of industry experience and extensive product knowledge in the janitorial industry to the New England Office Supply team. The merger of the two companies will create a larger selection of products and expertise to further establish NEOS’ position as a single source provider for customer’s business needs.
“As owner of Universal Gold I could not be more excited than to be partnering with NEOS. Our partnership will create a competitively priced, expanded product offering for our customers. NEOS’ customer support, knowledge, and overall vision will be a boon to all businesses in our area” said Jonathan Weitzner, President of Universal Gold.
New England Office Supply is a minority & woman owned company founded in 1993 with locations in Braintree MA, Auburn MA, and now East Providence, RI. NEOS is one of the region’s leading distributors of office supplies and furniture, custom printing, janitorial & breakroom supplies offering complete custom programs that consist of competitive pricing, spend analysis and reporting, e-procurement tools, and a consultative approach to doing business.
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