Skip Navigation

MEMBER NEWS: A Shred Ahead Acquires AVID of Tucson, AZ

Bookmark and Share

January 12, 2016

A Shred Ahead, a paper shredding and document destruction company headquartered in Durham, NC, is pleased to announce the acquisition of AVID, a local paper shredder in Tucson, Arizona.

According to the release, Arizona Verified Information Destruction (AVID) is a well-known mobile document destruction and shredding business serving customers throughout the Tucson, AZ area. As a Better Business Bureau (BBB)-accredited business and a member of the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID), AVID has been among the top Tucson document destruction companies for many years.

The acquisition enables A Shred Ahead to add service coverage throughout the Tucson metropolitan area, and existing AVID customers will experience absolutely no gaps in service or support. A Shred Ahead will provide the same unmatched levels of customer satisfaction that AVID's customers have been enjoying from the beginning.

A Shred Ahead co-owner John Chapman, speaking about the acquisition of AVID, said, "everyone here at A Shred Ahead is thrilled to have made this acquisition a reality and to be able to offer our renowned paper shredding services in the Tucson, AZ area. We chose AVID because we believe they shared our commitment to excellence, and we look forward to making sure we pick up where they have left off. Customers in Tucson now have a new go-to document destruction company: A Shred Ahead."

The release also states that in just over a dozen years, A Shred Ahead has grown from serving the document destruction needs of customers in the Raleigh, NC area and has become one of the largest independent paper shredders in the Southeast and beyond. A Shred Ahead now serves customers in twelve states throughout the Southern United States, and the company plans to continue expanding its coverage going forward.