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Bordeaux Printers Merges into L+L Printers

Paramus, NJ – 8/12/2009 – The NAPL Print Consulting Services Group announced today that Bordeaux Printers ( located in Santee, CA, will merge into L+L Printers ( located in San Diego, CA.

The announcement was made by John Hyde, NAPL Vice President, who provided merger and acquisition advisory services. “This transaction significantly expands L+L Printers in the greater San Diego marketplace,” said Hyde. “In addition to this merger, L+L is buying new press equipment and taking on added real estate at a time when many others have put away their checkbooks.”

Bill Anderson, president of L+L Printers stated, “We began discussions with Bordeaux Printers earlier this year as a way to grow our company through strategic acquisitions. Our management team considered Bordeaux Printers to be a great fit.  Bordeaux Printers has many good and loyal customers, as well as a strong sales team.”  He continued, “We are very impressed with Gail and Bryan Bordeaux. As business owners we all share the same philosophy: we genuinely care about our customers and are committed to their continued growth.”

Gail Bordeaux, president of Bordeaux Printers commented, “By becoming part of L+L Printers we’ll help to bring an already strong company to the next level. Along with its desire to grow the company, L+L Printers has the capabilities and resources to provide the service and quality our customers expect.”

About L+L Printers: With operations in Carlsbad, CA and San Diego, CA, L+L Printers has been a cornerstone of the San Diego printing community since 1959. In 2008 the company was named the 7th fastest growing privately held company in San Diego by the San Diego Business Journal. For more information, visit

About the NAPL Print Consulting Services Group: NAPL’s executive consultants are the industry’s foremost experts on commercial printing business management issues that allow companies to grow sales, reduce costs and grow business value. Known for its team approach, the group has a proven track record in helping companies improve performance and emerge as recognized industry leaders. A full roster of NAPL consultants and their respective services are available online at For information about NAPL consulting services, visit, or contact Tim Fischer, NAPL Executive Vice President, 201-523-6376,

About NAPL:  NAPL, the National Association for Printing Leadership, is a not-for-profit business management association representing companies in the $120+ billion commercial printing and graphic communications industry in North America. NAPL’s comprehensive slate of business-building solutions provides company leaders with the management tools they need to make informed business decisions in an ever-changing market environment.  The association also handles administration of NAQP, the National Association of Quick Printers, which specializes in the unique concerns of small printers nationwide, and the industry’s Research and Engineering Council, which is dedicated to manufacturing technology and productivity improvement issues. For more information on NAPL or its affiliated associations visit or call .


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