GREAT NECK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 7, 2022 / Universal Power Industry Corporation (OTC:UPIN) ("Universal Power" or the "Company"), a diversified holding company with an emphasis on the manufacturing and the importation of denim clothing and other apparel items for the private label and retail sectors as well as the company's own Indigo Brands label, today announced that it has acquired The Import Export Group, Inc. a Global Supply Chain Logistics Company based in Los Angeles, CA. The acquisition was made with a combination of cash and stock for approximately $2.1 million dollars.
The acquisition is part of Universal's overall strategic growth plan of controlling all aspects of its business in house and becoming 100% self-reliant while increasing margins. The Import Export Group, Inc. will add approximately $1.6 to 1.8 million dollars of revenue to the company at this time while reducing logistical costs currently being outsourced by the company. The company will operate as a stand-alone wholly owned subsidiary with an eye towards continued growth.
"We are very excited about this acquisition and the opportunity it provides Universal to have control of our own logistics internally. We are continuously looking for opportunities to strategically increase our global assets while increasing revenues and margins. The more in house control of our operations we have, results in increased control and margins." stated Mr. Chiu President of UPIN. "Our aggressive but cautious strategy will complement other upcoming acquisitions and new contracts that are in the pipeline."
ABOUT UNIVERSAL POWER INDUSTRIAL CORPORATION
Universal Power Industry Corporation (UPIN) is a diversified holding company that owns, invests and or manages select businesses. Our business objectives cover a wide range of sectors from consumer/industrial products, technology research and development/startups. Please follow us on social media for additional updates at Facebook, Twitter, OTCMarkets or visit our company website www.upinholdings.com.
ABOUT THE IMPORT EXPORT GROUP, INC.
Started in 2013 The Import Export Group, Inc. is one of the fastest growing firms in the field of Import & Export logistics in the U.S. With years of experience of servicing retailers and wholesalers within the United States, Canada and throughout the world, The Import Export Group Inc. stands ready to supply businesses and enhance the profitability with our direct sourcing strategies. Through our flexible and efficient structure, we offer our clients a wide range of services.
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