Kelley Imaging Systems Acquires Empire Office Equipment

Kent, WA:  Kelley Imaging Systems (Kelley Imaging) announces expanded market reach in Washington with the acquisition Empire Office Equipment of Lacey, Washington.  This strategic acquisition strengthens Kelley Imaging’s Washington state coverage to better serve existing and new customers.  Through 8 Washington locations and 25 locations throughout the Northwest, Kelley Imaging offers an array of office and business automation products including copiers, wide-format plotters, managed IT services, mailing solutions and document management solutions.

Empire Office Equipment has enjoyed servicing the South Puget Sound area of Washington for 40 years.  Mark Garand, owner of Empire Office Equipment, views the next step with Kelley Imaging as the “best fit for customers and employees.”  Mark added, “Kelley Imaging has enormous capabilities and our customers will benefit by having access to a broader portfolio of services and solutions.”

Aric Manion, CEO of Kelley Imaging said, “Bringing Empire Office Equipment into the Kelley Imaging family represents the latest chapter in our growth strategy.  Their long history with Ricoh, Document Management Solutions expertise and talented team will make a strategic addition to Kelley Imaging.”

Kelley Imaging Systems (Kelley) is one of the largest privately-owned office technology companies in the Pacific Northwest with 25 offices in Alaska, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Uniquely positioned, Kelley Imaging is a single source provider for all of your office automation needs: Document Management Solutions, Copiers, MFPs, Wide Format Printers, Managed IT and Print Services and Mail and Distribution Solutions. Having become the partner-of-choice for thousands of organizations throughout the Pacific Northwest, Kelley Imaging is able to deliver the best of both worlds – a single single-source vendor with the presence and responsiveness of a local company, backed by the strength and resources of the world’s foremost technology leaders.

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