Charlotte, NC (November, 2010) – Merrifield Patrick Vermillion, LLC one of the area’s leading providers of commercial real estate services assisted Bess Investments, Inc. with the leasing of their warehouse/showroom facility located at 10032 Rodney Street in Pineville, N.C. Rutland Plastic Technologies, Inc. will expand their Charlotte presence and occupy all 20,000 square feet. This new location is across from their existing Charlotte headquarters, also on Rodney Street.

Rutland Plastic Technologies, an operating unit of Rutland Holdings, is a leading manufacturer of specialty inks for the textile industry and a supplier of plastic coatings for commercial and industrial applications. “Our company has a significant global footprint and leasing this facility further cements our operating base in the Charlotte region. We are very pleased to have started a relationship with the outstanding group leading Bess Investments” according to Dennis Gunson, Rutland Holdings Chief Executive Officer.

Billy Thomas of Merrifield Patrick Vermillion, LLC represented the owner, Bess Investments, Inc.


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