LOUISVILLE, KY - Fort Dearborn Co., a top label manufacturer headquartered in Elk Grove, IL, has acquired the coatings label business of FetterGroup, a printing and manufacturing company located in Louisville, KY. As part of the acquisition, Fort Dearborn will be relocating label production to its facility in Fountain Inn, SC.

“The acquisition is a logical fit for Fort Dearborn Company and reinforces our commitment to the paint and coatings label market,” said Jeff Brezek, Chief Executive Officer of Fort Dearborn Co., which supplies cut-and-stack, pressure-sensitive, roll-fed, and shrink sleeve labels.

The sale positions FetterGroup to expand focus on its personalized print products business and eCommerce platforms.