FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On Friday, March 14, 2014, Mayesh Wholesale Florist of Los Angeles, CA and Billingsley Wholesale Florist of Portland, Oregon announced that Mayesh will acquire the business operations and certain assets of Billingsley, effective March 31, 2014. The Portland unit will begin operating under the Mayesh name on March 31 and will be its 17th branch.
“Billingsley has long been recognized as a terrific operation with a passion for quality flowers and great customer service,” said Pat Dahlson, CEO of Mayesh. “We are absolutely thrilled to partner with the Eichorn and Billingsley families in this transition and believe that the culture and values of our two companies are aligned and a great fit with one another. We are anticipating a smooth transition and look forward to working with the Billingsley ownership, management and employees in the coming months to ensure a successful integration.”
Joe Eichorn of Billingsley commented, “I am very pleased to welcome Mayesh to the Portland market. Mayesh brings an exciting blend of new ideas and product lines that will impact our Portland market in a very positive way. Their passion for the industry and commitment to excellence make this transition an amazing fit and we are confident that our customers will continue to enjoy superb service and exemplary product.”
For more information about Mayesh Wholesale Florist, please visit www.mayesh.com.