Egan Visual Partners with Boards Direct to Launch Specialty E-Commerce Retailer in North America

September 28, 2021 Press Release

TORONTO, ON – Egan Visual Corporation, a leading manufacturer of visual communication products in North America, announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Boards Direct, the largest online specialty retailer of visual display products in the U.K. and across Europe.

Egan and Boards Direct have joined together to create the premier specialty e-commerce platform for whiteboards, glass boards, point-of-sale displays and other visual communication products to the North American market. Key markets targeted: education, office, retail and at-home consumers.

Adam Bortolussi, Chief Operating Officer of Egan Visual said, “This partnership will bring the strength of Egan’s vendor relationships and distribution network in North America, together with Boards Direct’s knowledge and expertise of building a premier e-commerce platform for visual display products.”.

“We are extremely pleased to be partnering with Egan.  The North American market is ripe for a specialty online retailer with expert knowledge in visual display products.  Egan has assembled a very strong team and we are looking forward to working alongside them.”, says Paul Pinder, Founder of Boards Direct.

The new e-commerce platform is set to launch in late 2021 and will include thousands of products from market leading brands and trusted vendor partnerships from across the globe.

About Egan Visual Corporation

Egan is a leading manufacturer of visual communication products for the North American contract office furniture market. Egan specializes in tools that drive personal engagement in the professional workplace with its 3 major product lines: whiteboards, glass boards and mobiles.  Egan’s products fit seamlessly into any workspace space to enhance the way people work and unlock the potential of any organization. It’s this approach that has allowed Egan to be successful in providing products that drive innovation since 1967.  The Company’s 50-year-old brand strength has resulted in 95% of Fortune 100 companies using Egan products today.

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About Boards Direct

Boards Direct operates is the leading specialty online retailer and go-to destination for visual communication and display products in the UK and across Europe.  Priding themselves on being more than just an online store, Boards Direct has been providing customers with top level service and expert advise about whiteboards, noticeboards, glass boards and presentation displays for over 10 years.  Boards Direct has established strong relationships with manufacturers and suppliers from around the world giving them the largest product selection for their consumers.

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