Party Reflections Inc. acquires Southern Event Rental

July 31, 2017

Party Reflections Inc., headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., has acquired Greensboro, N.C.-based Southern Event Rental. The expansion into the Triad region of North Carolina strengthens Party Reflections’ position as a regional brand in the Carolinas. The 59-year-old company has locations in Charlotte and Raleigh, N.C., and Columbia, S.C. “My parents started the company in 1958 with …

Event Source acquires two south Florida locations of Classic Party Rentals

July 24, 2017

Event Source of Cleveland, Ohio, has purchased Panache Party Rental locations in Pompano Beach, Fla., and West Palm Beach, Fla., from Classic Party Rentals. Now under private ownership of JBK Group Inc., dba Event Source, the Panache locations join Event Source’s four existing territories in the Midwest: Cleveland, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; Detroit, Mich.; and Pittsburgh, …

Standard Party Rentals acquires the Modesto, Calif., branch of Classic Party Rentals

Standard Party Rentals, Richmond, Calif., has acquired the Modesto, Calif., location of Classic Party Rentals. The agreement includes bringing the employees of the Modesto branch into Standard Party Rentals, according to an announcement on the company’s Facebook page. “This is a great opportunity to expand our brand, keep industry skilled talent employed and maintain long-term …

Pro Em Party & Event Rentals acquires Universal Resource Supply LLC and SoCal Tents & Events

July 18, 2017

PRO EM Party & Event Rentals (PRO EM), Phoenix, Ariz., has acquired Universal Resource Supply LLC and SoCal Tents & Events (URS), a Los Angeles, Calif.-based event rental company. The purchase marks the second acquisition in 45 days by PRO EM, according to a press release. The company acquired Illinois-based Partytime-HDO Productions in May. Financial …

Shelter Structures America opens its first U.S. warehouse

July 12, 2017

Shelter Structures America, distributor of Shelter temporary clearspan tent structures in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, has opened a warehouse in the Los Angeles, Calif., area. This is the company’s first warehouse facility in the United States. “Our Los Angeles-area warehouse will allow us to warehouse structures, accessories and parts for our U.S. cliental,” says …

Classic Party Rentals to sell all tenting assets

Classic Party Rentals is selling all tenting assets as part of a decision to exit the third-party event rental services business. Hilco Industrial, Northbrook, Ill., announced on July 12 the immediate private treaty sale process for Classic’s tenting assets. The sale includes substantially all assets from the tenting business unit of Classic Party Rentals, according …