Axion Business Technologies Joins Visual Edge Strategy
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
BTA member Visual Edge Technology Inc. has completed the acquisition of Axion Business Technologies Inc.
Axion Business Technologies Inc. provides sales and service of Konica, Toshiba, OKI Data and HP MFPs, assorted office solution software, managed print services and IT solutions. The Axion Business Technologies Inc. acquisition will give Visual Edge increased coverage across the entire Greater Boston Metro area and Rhode Island. This will allow for even greater expansion through acquisitions into other New England states.
"In a rapidly consolidating industry, it is extremely important for us to operate from a stronger competitive position, while remaining an independent business within the Visual Edge Office and IT solutions family," said Robert Ferland owner and CEO, Axion Business Technologies Inc.
Axion Business Technologies Inc. has been serving the Greater Boston Metro/Providence, Rhode Island area, for the past 12 years through seven acquisitions of local office technology businesses. Ferland and his senior management team will continue in their current capacities in leading the company. Axion Business Technologies Inc. is headquartered in Cranston, Rhode Island, with branch locations in Worcester, New Bedford, and West Yarmouth, Massachusetts.
"Axion Business Technologies Inc. is made up of high-quality, dedicated professionals," said Austin Vanchieri, chairman an CEO, Visual Edge Technology. "This key acquisition of Axion Business Technologies Inc. will strengthen our market position across the Greater Boston Metro area, Worcester, Rhode Island, and the Northeast. Axion Business Technologies Inc. enables us to focus on continuing to providing high-quality document services and IT solutions to the small, mid-size and major account business community."