GBS - America's Productivity Partner
GBS Corporate Office in North Canton, Ohio
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1971 - 1974
Example of filing products.
GBS filing products facility in Malvern, Ohio.
GBS Marketing Materials.

GBS Was Founded in 1971 and Began Producing Filing Products in 1974

1971 - GBS was founded by Mr. Larry Merriman in 1971 as a printer and distributor of business forms.

GBS became one of the largest business forms printers and distributors in the U.S. by introducing Fortune 500 customers to our innovative print management program.

1974 – GBS began producing filing products in 1974. Our filing products facility is located in Malvern, Ohio. We manufacture a comprehensive range of color-coded filing systems and related information storage and retrieval products. GBS markets our filing products nationally and internationally through authorized distributors. We make filing, tracking, and retrieving files and documents fast, easy, and efficient.

GBS Labeling Facility in Stow, Ohio
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1978 - 1981
GBS Technology Location in Youngstown, Ohio.
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GBS Began Offering Technology, Computer, and Labeling Solutions

1978 – GBS began offering computer solutions in 1978.

1980’s – Began to experience rapid growth and partnered with such industry leaders as IBM, Hewlett Packard, and Microsoft.

The advent of the PC microprocessor drove significant industry changes propelling GBS into various vertical markets including Construction, Distribution, Municipalities, Credit Union, and Healthcare.

1981 – GBS began offering labeling solutions in 1981 from our Stow, Ohio facility. GBS’ labeling solutions encompass virtually every kind of label in rolls, sheets, and fan-folded formats.

GBS’ labeling facility in Clearwater, Florida
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1990 - 1994
GM Mark of Excellence Award.
Labels Educate Consumers.

GBS Received the Mark of Excellence Award from GM

1990 – GBS partners with GM to provide a complete label and print management program and becomes the first service company to receive GM’s prestigious “Mark of Excellence” award.

Labels in one form or another are used by every organization. GBS’ labeling solutions ensure customers that their needs for labels are matched with the most effective process and equipment required for the applications. GBS has a long-standing relationship with many prominent companies such as:

  • Johnson & Johnson, since 1981
  • Bausch & Lomb, since 1986
  • Delphi, since 1986
  • Campbell’s, since 1999
  • QVC, since 1999

GBS provides all types of labels including product labels, promotional labels, industrial labels, brand labels, pharmaceutical labels, stickers, ID cards, security labels, wall borders, shipping labels, and extended text labels.

1992 – GBS purchased another labeling facility in Clearwater, Florida.

GBS Provides Business Specific Solutions
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1995 - 1997
Business Partnerships.
Document Imaging Solutions.
Patient Identification Barcode.
Sharetec Credit Union Software.

Building Strong Partnerships

1995 – GBS continues to expand our computer product and service offerings and initiated business partnerships to provide business specific solutions.

  • NextGen® – The Healthcare industry’s award-winning software – unrivaled in the industry.
  • Sharetec, a national leader in new system installations over the last ten years in the Credit Union marketplace.
  • FileBound Document Imaging – Nationally recognized Document Imaging Solution.
  • CourtTRAC/JuryTRAC – GBS is an expert resource and leading developer of an integrated suite of government (court) solutions.
  • PHG Technologies – Industry experts in patient identification barcode technology and systems integration.

1997 – Sharetec Credit Union software became recognized as the fastest growing core processing solution in the Credit Union industry.

The GBS Document Imaging and Conversion Services Center in Youngstown, Ohio
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1998 - 2005
Create your own file folder label with NetLabels.
NetLabels makes labeling folders easy.
GBS provides solutions for medical professionals.

GBS Experiences Continued Growth and Expansion

1999 – Sold our 500th practice management software solution.

1999 – NetLabels was offered. NetLabels makes labeling easy and enables you to get your folders labeled exactly the way you want. NetLabels eliminates the need to bulk order pre-labeled folders or stockpile individual labels on rolls and sheets. When you need to make a folder, you can quickly and easily print the label you need with all the information for each folder on a single label. NetLabels saves time and money by streamlining file labeling.

2005 – GBS opened a state-of-the-art Document Imaging and Conversion Services Center in our Youngstown location.

Offering a solution to provide robust and flexible document scanning, importing, and image retrieval functionality.

GBS Manages Information
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2006 - 2008
Conversion Services Center.
CourtTRAC and JuryTRAC Government Solutions.
EasyID® Patient Information & Electronic Document Management System.
Sharetec Credit Union Software.
FileBound is an affordable, web-based Content Management Solution.

Providing Solutions and Services to Meet Industry-specific Needs

2008 – GBS is a leading software developer and Value-Added-Reseller (VAR) of vertical specific software for the healthcare, credit union, and government industries.

Highlighted below are a few of our core solutions:

  • NextGen® Electronic Health Records (EHR) and Enterprise Practice Management (EPM) solutions. NextGen® EHR is an electronic health record solution that ensures complete, accurate documentation of patient information to improve outcomes and optimize reimbursements. NextGen® EPM is a true Enterprise Practice Management solution that streamlines front and back office administration.
  • EasyID® – The EasyID® Patient Information and Electronic Document Management System is an easy, accurate way to manage patient identification and information through bar code technology.
  • FileBound – FileBound is an affordable, web-based Content Management Solution. This application allows clients to track active paper files, and provides the capability to convert them to digital images for archival and storage.
  • Conversion Services – Our Conversion Services Center is a 35-workstation document imaging facility with state-of-the-art technologies that enable a client’s documents to be processed to digital format efficiently and securely.
  • Sharetec – Sharetec Credit Union software is a full-feature core processing system designed to help credit unions thrive.
  • CourtTRAC and JuryTRAC government solutions – The CourtTRAC system automates record creation, record maintenance, record reporting, and record retention for courts. JuryTRAC is a state-of-the-art solution for use in the selection and management of juries.
GBS is the Information Solutions Provider that Drives Productivity
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2009 - 2010
Best year in history for GBS’ computer solution offerings.
GBS supports our clients with their revenue generating objectives.

GBS is the Information Solutions Provider that Drives Productivity

2009 – As the traditional print industry has evolved, we have consistently modified our customer solutions to reflect the influence that technology and the economy has played on Corporate America. Although our roots are planted around supporting our clients' print requirements while reducing their cost and improving processes, GBS’ document management solutions utilize technology around Data Services and Custom Communication (Cross Media Marketing) to help support our clients with their revenue generating objectives as well.

GBS has truly evolved into an organization whose solutions uniquely support the Total Cost of Ownership of the items we manage on behalf of our clients.

2010 – Recorded the best year in history for GBS’ computer solution offerings.

Innovation and Technology
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GBS Solution Center.
Print and Marketing Solutions.
Filing Solutions.
Labeling Solutions.
NetLabels Filing Solutions.
Technology Solutions.

GBS is the Information Solutions Provider that Drives Productivity

2011 – GBS provides increased productivity for their customers by building partnering relationships focused on consistently meeting customer needs. GBS operates under the principle that next to People, Information is a company’s most valuable asset. Managing information intelligently is a critical component for any business. This includes communicating with customers and employees, conducting an efficient product launch, and managing the daily flow of information throughout an organization.

GBS is an integrator of software, marketing, information, and data management services. We are committed to helping our customers better create, manage, deliver, and retrieve information; whether that information exists in electronic form within our business applications, on a product label, a print brochure, an invoice, or file folder.

GBS is the Information Solutions Provider that Drives Productivity
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Patient Identification Solutions.
Consulting and Advanced Professional Healthcare Services.
Directed Paper Program.

GBS is the Information Solutions Provider that Drives Productivity

2013 Patient Identification Solutions – GBS announced the acquisition of PHG Technologies, headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee. According to Eugene Calabria, President/CEO, “The acquisition is a natural fit for GBS since we have served as a Value-Added Reseller for PHG products and services for over 15 years and we understand the dynamics of the industry and can leverage our resources and expertise to expand our national footprint.”

We help hospitals and medical facilities implement the best and most current Patient ID wristbands, labels, and software through our EasyID® products. Patient Identification is all about people – patients who need to be comfortable and safe, as well as facility staff who need dependable and efficient products. EasyID® is the solution that meets these needs.

2013 Consulting and Advanced Professional Healthcare Services Leveraging more than 30 years of healthcare experience, GBS offers full-service consulting and advanced professional services specially designed for the needs of the physician practices, ambulatory care, diagnostic and surgery centers, urgent care providers and community medical centers.

2013 Directed Paper Program Did you know that paper consumes 40% (or higher) of your overall print spend? Our Directed Paper Program provides unprecedented control, tracking, and measurements of all components of your corporate paper spend.

Innovation and Technology
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Print and Marketing Solutions.
E-commerce Filing Products Website.

GBS is the Information Solutions Provider that Drives Productivity

CORE Production Plan for File Labeling Solutions GBS offers our CORE Production Plan for File Labeling Solutions. This plan:

  • Saves clients time and money
  • Provides national support
  • Offers a Warehouse Program

Our superior products, competitive pricing, and exceptional service and support makes us your ideal partner.

E-commerce Filing Products Website We now offer an
e-commerce website to order filing products –  Individuals can view information regarding the products and order them online at their convenience.