TAUNTON, MA — Perkins Paper Inc
. has announced the agreement to purchase certain assets of Cirelli Foods Inc
. of Middleborough, MA, effective November 1, 2010, according to a press release.
Perkins is a privately owned broadline wholesale distributor of food service paper, janitorial and sanitation, restaurant equipment and supplies and food products: Their main focus of distribution is the New England region, as well as New York and New Jersey, the release stated.
"We believe that this acquisition is consistent with our long stated goal of creating profitable growth both internally and externally," said Gary Perkins, chief executive officer (CEO) of Perkins.
"The marketing strength and product assortment of Cirelli Foods Inc. is synergistic with Perkins'' existing company profile," Perkins added.