Alpharetta, GA, September 6, 2017 – Wise, a leader in business document and industrial label printing, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Datatel Resources Corporation in Monaca, Pennsylvania. Wise expects to close on the acquisition in early October. The Wise division, operating under the brand and name of Datatel, prints business documents and is a nice compliment to Wise’s current business. After close, all phone numbers and email contacts will not change and customers are to contact Datatel in their usual manner. Former owner, Allen Simon, will continue his employment with Wise in a business development role working with Datatel customers.


Bill Prettyman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Wise, commented by stating, “We are very pleased to add Datatel to Wise’s offering of printed products. Datatel provides the opportunity to expand our print offering to our distributor customers.


About Wise

Wise is a leading trade manufacturer providing business document and industrial label printing. 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 Datatel

Datatel Resources Corporation, founded in 1978, specializes in the long-run market (greater than 100,000 documents). This includes an ongoing dedication as a wide-web, low-cost provider of 50″ jumbo rolls, laser cut sheets, custom forms and security documents. Datatel also produces high-color documents with six-color single-pass capabilities and UV curing. Datatel’s plant and warehouse is in Monaca, Pa. Datatel is FSC- and SFI-certified.