Alpharetta, GA, May 18, 2017 – Wise, a leader in business document printing, announces the acquisition of Brandmark in Anderson, South Carolina effective May 1, 2017. The Wise division, operating under the brand and name of Brandmark, prints industrial labels for a variety of markets primarily in the Southeastern U.S. Former owner, Dennis Burt, an industry veteran for over 40 years, will continue his employment with Brandmark in a daily business development role working with customers. The employees will continue their employment with the newly acquired Brandmark and produce the same or similar label products with same quality and attention to customer service as before.


Bill Prettyman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Wise, commented by stating, “We are very pleased to add Brandmark to Wise’s offering of printed products. Brandmark provides the opportunity to expand our print offering into the growing market of industrial labels to our distributor customers. Brandmark brings their attention to detail, skills, and know-how to the Wise team and we believe they will facilitate us in growing the business.”


About Wise

Wise is a leading trade manufacturer providing business forms and checks for resale only. Its core business is primarily focused on relationships with independent print distributors, commercial printers, and other printers, tailoring its offerings to meet their unique needs. Wise is a supplier of a full range of printed products and services from individual short to medium-run orders to large multi-year print management contracts. Founded in 1969. Wise has five regional production facilities – Georgia, Indiana, Maine, Pennsylvania, and South Carolina – serving the eastern half of the U.S. For more information visit us at


About Brandmark

Brandmark, Inc. was founded as a supplier of labels, tags, and thermal printers. Specializing in custom label applications, Brandmark achieves long-term relationships with its customers by supplying dependable products and by providing unmatched service. Brandmark is certified to the ISO 9001:2008 standard and a UL authorized label supplier. Brandmark utilizes flexographic presses as well as digital printing. Using both of these methods gives us the flexibility to offer you affordable products and on-time deliveries. From small businesses to international corporations, Brandmark continues to market products for almost every industry. You can count on our help in all phases of your label application, such as designing your graphic, testing and determining label materials for best performance, and creating barcode systems for tracking and identifying inventory. BrandMark provides sales and service of equipment to print, dispense, and apply labels. Find out more of our capabilities at