Expands GMS’s leadership position in North America through combination of the largest U.S. and Canadian wallboard distributors
Provides entry and new growth opportunities into highly attractive, fragmented Canadian market.
Combines two experienced and well-respected management teams with shared commitment to customer service and operational excellence.
The combination increases GMS’s Adjusted earnings per share by approximately 25% and Adjusted EBITDA margin by over 100 basis points on a pro forma basis.
Expect to realize at least $10 million in cost synergies within first full year following the close of the transaction.
Conference call scheduled for April 5, 2018 at 8:00 a.m., Eastern Time.
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