March 24, 2023 - The Millcraft Paper Company announced today that it has acquired the assets of TNT Papercraft, Cincinnati, Ohio, effective April 1. Founded by Don Trautmann in 1995, family-owned TNT is a leading distributor of paper and office products.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The acquisition strengthens Millcraft's position in Southwest Ohio and the Northern Kentucky region.
"We are thrilled to welcome TNT to the Millcraft family," said Travis Mlakar, President and Chief Executive Officer of Millcraft. "The acquisition aligns with our strategy to expand our distribution services and continue our investment into the communities we call home.
"Our two companies not only align in core values, but also core products. This, along with their strong customer partnerships, will provide a tremendous opportunity for growth together and help us expand our Buy and Give paper program, through TNT's expertise in the copy paper market."
TNT Papercraft is known for providing high-quality customer service and has built a strong customer base. Millcraft will work alongside the team to introduce new core product lines such as retail and beverage packaging, wide format and graphics, as well as apparel solutions.
"Our two companies not only align in core values, but also core products. This, along with their strong customer partnerships, will provide a tremendous opportunity for growth together and help us expand our Buy and Give paper program, through TNT's expertise in the copy paper market," Mlakar explained.
Don Trautmann said, "We are excited to join forces with Millcraft. Their commitment to customer service aligns perfectly with our own, as well as the culture that they have established. We are incredibly excited for our customers that have been with us throughout our history and know they will continue to receive the service and delivery they need to effectively grow and thrive in our community, along with a new basket of products and services to drive even more opportunities."
Founded in 1920 and headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Millcraft is an independent, fourth-generation, family-owned merchant serving the professional paper, packaging and graphic arts industries.
SOURCE: Millcraft Paper Company
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