Newell completes Dymo purchase


23 November 2005 – Freeport (IL): Newell Rubbermaid has announced it has completed its acquisition of label-writing brand Dymo for approximately $730 million.

Dymo will be integrated into Newell’s office products group.


Mark Ketchum, CEO of Newell, said: "Dymo is a strategic extension of our OP portfolio and adds depth to our product offering."


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