25 October 2004 – New York City (NY): Gould Paper has acquired the paper merchant division of Heller & Usdan, chairman and president Harry Gould has announced, which has offices in Moonachie and Cherry Hill, New Jersey.
Gould said: "We have known and worked with Heller & Usdan for many years, and like Gould, they are family-owned and operated. With this acquisition, Gould will significantly enhance its position in the metropolitan New York and Philadelphia markets."
Mike Duncan, president of the Gould Metro Division added: "We are fortunate to have such an experienced sales group join Gould. With the addition of this sales group, and the existing Gould warehouse and converting operations, we will be better able to serve our customers and mill partners."