Bradford, March 3rd, 2021
The Label Makers, a specialist label manufacturer based in Bradford (Yorkshire) has been sold to Printeos, a Spanish based printing group with factories in France, Spain, Portugal, Poland and the Czech Rep.
The Label Makers was founded by John Webster in 1963 and has been run by his son David Webster since 1989 . Over this period it has developed to become one of the most respected label producers in the U.K. specialising in premium quality and highly technical labels for the Wine and Spirit market and particularly for the Gin and Whisky sectors .It has grown continuously, investing in state of the art printing and finishing equipment.
David Webster will continue as strategic consultant for the company and for the Printeos group. Zenna Parfaniuk, current commercial director, has been appointed as Managing Director.
David Webster comments “ It was essential to find a partner who shared the same philosophy and who could take the business forward, and Printeos was the perfect choice…..“
Zenna Parfaniuk comments “We are excited by the opportunities of being a member of the Printeos family which will allow us to continue to grow as TLM and to support and provide benefits to our customers in the years ahead…… “
Ignacio Reirís, CEO of Printeos, says: “We are delighted to have been chosen by David as the preferred partner to continue developing the company he has built. We could not have chosen a better way to enter the UK label market because of the high quality of TLM team, its equipment and its client portfolio. We very much look forward to working with all the members of The Label Makers for the common goal of boosting its development. TLM will retain its management team and its unique brand identity, as well as its investment capability for best adapting to servicing its customers’ needs, in line with the operational autonomy common in the Printeos group.”