Design Group Americas History

Design Group Americas History Timeline. 1903 - HY-SIL Manufacturing Company Inc of Boston, which was founded by Eli Hyman and Morrris Silverman producing postcards.  1912 - HY-SIL relocates from Boston to Revere, Massachusetts and expands business to include printed greeting cards, ribbons and tinsel.  1920 - HY-SIL expands business to including wrapping paper.  1989 - Design Group plc acquires HY-SIL Manufacturing Company Inc.  1992 - The Gift Wrap Company was established.  1996 - Business relocates from Revere, Massachusetts to Midway, Georgia.  2001 - Acquired all assets of Stephen Lawrence.  2002 - Opened design studio and sales office in Atlanta, Georga.  2003 - Centenary HY-SIL Manufacturing Company Inc.  2007 - Name of the company changed from HY-SIL to DG USA. Acquired all assets of Glitterwrap.  2015 - Business of the year award from Liberty County Chamber of Commerce, Georga.  2016 - Acquisition of the Lang Companies Inc. and launch of Anker Play Products.  2017 - Rebranded to "Design Group"  2018 - Acquisition of Impact Inovations Inc. Recognised by ACG as one of "2018 Georgis fast 40".  2019 - Impact Innovations wins Walmart supplier of the year 2019 for seasonal and celebration products.