Purple, a Utah-based mattress startup announced today it will merge with Global Partner Acquisition Corp (GPAC) in a deal that would value the company at $1.1 billion. Purple was already well on its way to that valuation when we got to take a sneak peek at operations at the company’s headquarters in the small town of Alpine, Utah and its giant factory an hour away in rural Grantsville… Read More
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
OCTOBER 06, 2014
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NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - K & W MAINTENANCE CORP
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