Sunbelt Paper and Packaging has acquired Wholesale Paper Chemical

Acquisition of Paper, Packaging & Janitorial Supplies Distributor

Ironline Advisors acted as exclusive advisor to the transaction in which Sunbelt Paper & Packaging of Alabaster, AL acquired the operations of Wholesale Paper & Chemical of Fort Payne, AL to create Sunbelt Paper & Packaging of Fort Payne, LLC.

The transaction expands Sunbelt’s presence in Alabama and establishes a satellite distribution center in Fort Payne to better serve the Company’s North Alabama customers.

About the Companies

Sunbelt Paper & Packaging

Sunbelt Paper & Packaging was founded in 2002 by Bill Rivers. Its service area extends throughout Alabama from its main warehouse in Alabaster, AL with two satellite facilities: Panama City, FL servicing the Florida Panhandle and Southern Georgia, and Fort Payne, AL servicing Alabama’s Tennessee Valley, Southeastern Tennessee and Northwest Georgia. A highly experienced staff of sales and customer service representatives have extensive knowledge of the packaging and industrial supply industry and stand ready to provide effective and efficient solutions for packaging and facility supply needs.

Sunbelt Paper & Packaging provides extensive on-site inventory capability and a fleet of trucks that allow flexibility to provide high service requirements to a wide variety of industry within its service region. In addition, Sunbelt has developed extensive capabilities in design / sampling and assembly within the automotive and aerospace industry within Alabama. To learn more about Sunbelt Paper and Packaging, please visit

Wholesale Paper & Chemical

Wholesale Paper & Chemical was owned and operated by Michael and Davis Lee. Originally founded in 1942 as Fort Payne Wholesale, the company provides commissary, paper & packaging and janitorial supplies and equipment to commercial, educational, industrial and healthcare facilities throughout North Alabama.

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