Camsing Global LLC Acquires Senator Promotional Group USA Inc.
Camsing Global LLC, a promotional products manufacturing and supply chain company, announced it has acquired Senator Promotional Group USA Inc., Dallas, an industry-leading promotional products supplier and parent company of Senator Writing Instruments and Dart Business Accessories. In addition, Camsing Global LLC and Senator Worldwide, Germany, enter into a long-term exclusive licensing agreement in which Camsing Global LLC will market and sell Senator products in the USA and Canada. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
"We are very excited to make this announcement today," said William Dolan, chief executive officer of Camsing Global LLC. "Senator and Dart have been award-winning brands within the industry for decades and pride themselves on superior service, quality and product safety."
Located in Dallas, Senator Promotional Group USA Inc. offers two of the top-selling promotional products categories under one roof-writing instruments and business accessories. Known as both an innovator and trend setter, Senator Pen was the inventor of the Video Message Pen and the Antibac Pen, and Dart Business Accessories offers more than 10 decorating methods to its distributor partners.
"We see a great opportunity in a long-term partnership with Camsing," said Michael Nick, chief executive officer of Senator Worldwide. "They are a very innovative and dynamic company in our exciting industry."
Camsing Global LLC, with offices in Rochester, New York and Winona, Minnesota, provides sourcing and supply chain solutions to industry suppliers. Camsing Global LLC is the holding company to China Imprint, a cost-effective alternative solution offered to distributors for both small- and large-run orders, which are manufactured, printed and shipped via one of their wholly-owned factories, or trading partners in China.
Current CEO and president of Senator Promotional Group USA, Bob Tidwell, has resigned his position effective with the transaction.
About Camsing Global LLC
Camsing Global LLC, is the North American division of Guangzhou Camsing Limited, a manufacturing and supply chain company founded in 1996 in Guangzhou, China. Guangzhou Camsing Limited develops, designs, manufactures and exports high-quality merchandise within its wholly owned factories or through a network of over 400 trusted partners in China. During its 15-year history, Guangzhou Camsing Limited has firmly established itself as a world leader in manufacturing, becoming one of China's largest producers of promotional products. With over 3,000 employees worldwide, Camsing operates offices in North America, Europe and Asia.
About Senator Promotional Group USA Inc.
Senator Promotional Group USA Inc. was formed in 2008 after Germany-based Senator Worldwide (Senator GmbH & Co. KGaA) purchased Dart Business Accessories, located in Dallas.
Dart Business Accessories, an award-winning industry leader, was founded in 1965. Senator Worldwide, home of Senator Pen, has been manufacturing and supplying pencils, pens and specialty writing instruments since 1920 and has worldwide presence in more than 100 countries. A leader in manufacturing technology, Senator creates nearly all of its top-of-the-line writing instruments in its factory in Germany.
Senator GmbH & Co. KGaA is owned by The Merz-Group, an independent and family-owned Germany based pharmaceutical company.