Tully & Holland Advises S&S Worldwide in its Acquisition of the Assets of a Confidential, Internet Marketing Company

WELLESLEY, Mass., December 31, 2013 - Tully & Holland, Inc. is pleased to announce another successful conclusion to a buy-side M&A advisory engagement. The firm represented S&S Worldwide in its acquisition of the assets of a confidential, internet marketing company. This is the fourth transaction in which Tully & Holland represented S&S Worldwide.

"This acquisition will further our goals of diversifying revenues and profits from our traditional catalog-based marketing efforts", stated Hy Schwartz, co-President of S&S Worldwide. He continued, "Working with Tully & Holland over the past 5 years has helped re-shape the contours of our 107 year-old family company."

S&S Worldwide, Inc. is a leading marketer of crafts, sporting goods, and supplies to schools, recreation departments and healthcare facilities throughout the country. Its sales are primarily to institutions through catalogs and the internet. The fourth generation family owned and managed Company (www.ssww.com) was founded in 1906. Based in Colchester, CT it has through this acquisition, and other initiatives, begun to prepare for its next 100 years.

Tully & Holland Incorporated is an investment bank established in 1992 devoted to providing middle market consumer product companies and industrial product manufacturers with high quality customized corporate finance and merger & acquisition advisory services. The firm has particular expertise representing multi-channel marketers, retailers, consumer product manufacturers and distributors and food & beverage companies.

Recent transactions in which Tully & Holland has participated include such companies as Cains Foods, Treehouse Foods (NYSE: THS), Cuddledown, Eblens, Westminster Cracker, Potpourri Group, The Territory Ahead, and HSN (NASDAQ: HSNi).

Interested parties may visit the website at www.tullyandholland.com for further information on the firm and its recent activities or contact Timothy W. Tully, President at (781)239-2900 x14 or ttully@tullyandholland.com.