Wetsel was acquired by BFG Supply on August 1, 2011

Distribution Company

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, distribution ranked 6 in number of deals in 2011. The largest distribution acquisition in 2011 was Oilfield Alloys Pte. - which was acquired by Carpenter Technology for $4.8B.

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Wetsel, Inc.

961 North Liberty Street,
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802
United States,
(540)434-6753
www.wetsel.com

Founded in 1911, Wetsel, Inc. is one of the eastern United States’ leading lawn and garden products distributors. From its distribution centers in Harrisonburg, Virginia and Kittanning, Pennsylvania, Wetsel distributes premium seed, fertilizer, growing media, agricultural chemicals, nursery and greenhouse equipment, golf course turf supplies, gardening supplies, and specialty gift items across 15 states. The company also provides internet fulfillment services for lawn and garden, and casual living e-tailing companies.


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