Flat River Group, LLC announced today the purchase of Impressions Game Distribution Services, a California-based game consolidator. Impressions will become a division of Flat River, but will continue to run with its current staff in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Impressions handles the wholesale business for over 80 game publishers and over 40 distributor worldwide. Aldo Ghiozzi founded Impressions in 2000. He is also the creator of Free RPG Day.
Founded in 2011, Flat River Group is the largest toy and game distributor in the United States. It has over 50 full-time employees at centers in Belding and Kentwood, Michigan. The company is also a full-service provider of warehousing and fulfillment to a variety of mass-market retailers in the U.S. and Canada.
Ghiozzi said Flat River was the perfect partner to take Impressions to the next level. The two companies have been working together for over seven years. The change will be effective January 1.