SWISHER ACQUIRES LIEN CHEMICAL COMPANY OF OMAHA INC.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Swisher International (NASDAQ: SWSH, SWSHW) announced today that it has financed the acquisition of Lien Chemical Company of Omaha Inc. by the company's franchisee in Omaha, Neb. Pat Swisher, president and chief executive officer, stated, "This acquisition is part of the company's strategy to dominate the markets in which we serve. Our Omaha franchise will double its customer base and, thus, double its annual revenues as well." "Before this acquisition, the Omaha franchise was the 30th largest out of 68 Swisher franchises. Now it's the fourth largest franchise," said Swisher. Swisher International Inc. is the only publicly held franchiser of hygiene services and products. The company markets its products and services principally through 68 franchises and two subsidiaries to a wide range of businesses in 31 states. Swisher currently services more than 17,000 customers ranging from small businesses to major chains including McDonald's, Burger King, Pizza Hut, Wendy's, Texaco, and K-Mart. -0- 11/16/93 /CONTACT: Andrea Van Leeuwen, Account Executive, or Shirley Thompson, President, Carl Thompson Associates, 303-494-5472/ (SWSH)
CO: Swisher International; Lien Chemical Company of Omaha ST: North Carolina, Nebraska IN: HEA SU: TNM
LS-LM -- LA009 -- 4936 11/16/93 09:30 EST
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|Date:||Nov 16, 1993|
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