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Cansel acquires Phoenix Media Direct Inc.

Vancouver, BC, Monday 25 June, 2012 — Cansel, a provider of software, hardware and services to the engineering, surveying, and construction industries, announced the acquisition of Phoenix Media Direct Inc. a large format printing company, based in Burnaby, BC.


A leader in the Lower Mainland in both wide format equipment and media, and a Graphics Elite partner with HP, Phoenix Media Direct has been providing sales and technical support in the AEC market for 18 years.


"The acquisition of Phoenix Media Direct marks a major step in the growth of our Wide Format business in BC," said Steve Fletcher, VP, Western Canada, Cansel. "Our customers now have access to a significantly expanded product offering, which includes Seiko hardware as well as speciality medias and inks.  Cansel is continuously enhancing its field to finish solutions and we're excited about the addition of the Phoenix Media Direct team."


"Our business philosophy is led by our focus on customer service, reliability and technical expertise," said Steve Carter, President/Owner. "We are very pleased to partner with Cansel, whose business philosophy is aligned to ours. The synergy between the businesses will

allow us to enhance and expand our combined skills into other markets."




About Phoenix Media Direct Inc


Phoenix Media Direct markets and sells professional-grade, wide-format inkjet printing equipment and media that have helped more than 20,000 small printing, imaging, and sign businesses adapt to changing markets. It is dedicated to the Green Planet program and is FSC certified. This means all its FSC certified papers come from Well Managed Forests.

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