Resource Label Group Expands Flexible Packaging capabilities with acquisition of TQL Packaging Solutions 

Franklin, TN – July 11, 2023 – Resource Label Group, LLC (RLG), a leading full-service provider of label and packaging solutions including pressure sensitive labels, flexible packaging, shrink sleeves and RFID/NFC technology announced it has acquired Dallas, Texas based TQL Packaging Solutions (TQL). 

Offering both digital and flexographic printing, TQL is a leading prime label and flexible packaging company. They offer a broad range of custom packaging solutions including pouches, fin seal packaging, pressure sensitive labels, shrink sleeves, roll fed wrap, tamper evident, and extended content labels for a variety of industries. 

Founded in 1995 by Scott Smith, TQL Packaging Solutions originally positioned the company as a flexographic label provider. As President of TQL, Smith rapidly expanded capabilities to strengthen their offerings in flexible packaging and digital printing. Smith stated, “Since inception, TQL has always been committed to providing industry leading technology, service and quality to our customers. Our customers come first and by joining the RLG family our team significantly strengthens our capabilities and ability to exceed our customers’ expectations.” 

“I am proud to welcome the talented team at TQL to the Resource Label Group family,” added Mike Apperson, President and CEO of Resource Label Group. “Their focus on innovation and providing customers an exceptional experience is key to serving our growing customer base requiring flexible packaging and labelling solutions.” 

TQL Packaging Solutions represents the 29th acquisition for RLG. 

About Resource Label Group 

Resource Label Group, LLC is a leading full-service provider of label and packaging solutions with a diverse product offering which includes pressure sensitive labels, shrink sleeves, flexible packaging, RFID/NFC technology, sustainable product solutions, scent activation technology, pharmaceutical packaging and fulfillment services. RLG provides products and services for the food, beverage, chemical, household products, personal care, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, medical device, and technology industries. Headquartered in Franklin, TN and with twenty-eight locations across the U.S. and Canada, RLG provides national leadership and scale to deliver capabilities, technologies, systems, and creative solutions that customers require. RLG is a portfolio company of Ares Management Corporation. For additional information, visit