Nov. 29, 2021
|Halron Lubricants Announces Acquisition of Perkins Oil Company
Halron Lubricants Announces Acquisition of Perkins Oil Company
Two Large Family Companies Coming Together To Keep Pace With Changing Industry
Green Bay, November 29, 2021 – Today, Halron Lubricants Inc. announces its acquisition of Perkins Oil Company. The first day of Perkins Oil operating as Halron Lubricants – Southern Division will be December 1, 2021. This move combines two large organizations under a single entity. With the trend of consolidation in the lubricant distribution industry the two families decided the time was right to come together. Going forward the joined companies will be known as Halron Lubricants and headquartered in Green Bay, WI.
The combined company will have 5 distribution facilities located in Green Bay, Madison, Milwaukee, Sparta and Wisconsin Rapids to better serve customers throughout Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois.
Mike Halron, Halron CEO, stated “I am thrilled that Rich Perkins and I were able put these two long time family businesses together. The two organizations share very similar cultures and core values. Rich and his management team will be working with the Halron management team to grow the business together.”
Richard Perkins, Perkins Oil President, also stated “Perkins Oil Company has strived to be a leader in the distribution of lubricants and automotive products for 60 years. In today’s fast paced and ever-changing business environment I knew finding the right partner would take Perkins Oil Company to the next level. A partner that maintains a family business and culture were very important to me. That is why our family at Perkins Oil Company is so excited to partner with Halron Lubricants. Our strategic alignment with Halron Lubricants allows the combined companies to take the next step in our mutual goals as we work together to be the distributor of choice for our customers and suppliers. Plus, it maintains that important family culture for all our associates.”
About Perkins Oil Company, Inc.
Perkins Oil Company is a 60-year-old family business headquartered in Madison, WI carrying Shell, Pennzoil, Quaker State, Valvoline, Service Pro, Purus brands to name a few. Perkins Oil currently services Wisconsin, northern Illinois, northeast Iowa, and southeast Minnesota.
About Halron Lubricants Inc.
Halron Lubricants is a 95-year-old family business headquartered in Green Bay, WI carrying Shell, Pennzoil, Quaker State, Chevron, Service Pro, Purus among any other brands. The Halron Lubricants service area has been focused on Wisconsin, upper peninsula of Michigan, and portions of northeast Minnesota.