PSS World acquires more distributors

January 13, 1999

Medical supply and equipment distributor PSS World Medical of Jacksonville, FL, announced last month that its subsidiary, Diagnostic Imaging, has purchased three more distributors: Wallace X-Ray of Knoxville, TN; Western X-Ray of Salt Lake City; and

Medical supply and equipment distributor PSS World Medical of Jacksonville, FL, announced last month that its subsidiary, Diagnostic Imaging, has purchased three more distributors: Wallace X-Ray of Knoxville, TN; Western X-Ray of Salt Lake City; and Delta X-Ray of Oklahoma City. The three imaging companies represent combined revenues of $11 million and will be accounted for as cash purchase transactions.

On Jan. 5, the company reported that it had acquired Coastal Medical Systems of Seattle, a private imaging distributor that serves Washington, Oregon, Alaska, northern Idaho, and western Montana and boasts annual revenues of $9 million. The acquisitions bring PSS World Medical's distributor network to more than 61 sites nationwide.