DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - October 06, 2011) - Metiscan, Inc. (the "Company"), publicly traded on the Pink Sheets (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ), announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the Company's plan to change its name to Aclor International Holding, Inc. The new name best reflects the Company's going forward vision and strategy as an international supplier of goods to the consumer and office supplies market.
The name change is expected to take place on October 25, 2011.
"Aclor is a supplier of goods to major retailers and numerous small to midsized businesses in the Americas, Asia Pacific and Europe," commented Curtis Gung, President & CEO of Metiscan, Inc. "Changing the name of Metiscan, Inc. to Aclor International Holding, Inc. is an important first step for our company to establish our brand within the public marketplace and to reinvent our company. This step provides a strong message that we have great expectations for our company."
Metiscan, Inc is a public holding company traded on the Pink Sheets under the symbol MTIZ. Its sole, majority owned subsidiary Aclor, Inc. is an international manufacturer and supplier of private label paper products. Aclor's customers include some of the most recognized and reputable office supply mass retailers worldwide and also include the largest consumer and office retailer in the United States. Aclor produces composition notebooks, spiral notebooks, wireless notebooks, and filler paper in its factory located in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico.
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