D – The three promotional products distributors Inter Werbung, Präsenta Promotion and mansard werbemittel, which all traded independently hitherto, have merged into the ipm Group. Since the launch of the new joint Internet presence www.ipmgruppe.de on April 3, 2019, the three companies have officially been operating on the market as a group. “The alliance offers convincing advantages for both our customers as well as internally within the group,” stated ipm CEO, Peter Beichel. With around 160 years of cumulated experience in the promotional products industry and a current headcount of over 50 employees at three company locations, together the three firms are one of the largest promotional products distributors in Germany.
The individual company names are to remain intact and stand for the three core services of the financially strong group that also boasts a high turnover. Whilst the brand Präsenta stands for the full-service offer of the group, from now on the brand Inter Werbung is representative for the direct and project-related business. The brand Mansard is responsible for the incentive and premium system. Beichel: “Our intention behind amalgamating these three brands into the three core services of the ipm Group is to secure that Präsenta, Inter Werbung and Mansard also immediately spring to mind in future when it comes down to professional services in the promotional products industry.” The customers of ipm additionally profit from more efficient internal structures after switching the software over to SAP and thanks to the cooperation with a professional logistics service provider and an online shop system for the full-service section that has been field-tested.