Vesco Oil Acquires Britsch Inc.

Noria news wires

Vesco Oil Corp. recently announced the acquisition of Britsch Inc., a family-owned distributor of fuels and lubricants based in Wauseon, Ohio.

The acquisition will enlarge Vesco Oil's geographic footprint and expand its product and service offerings in Ohio. Britsch Inc. markets and distributes automotive, commercial and industrial lubricants as well as fuels, coolants, cleaners, degreasers and solvents. The company has been in business since 1941.

"This is an exciting day for us at Vesco Oil," said Lena Epstein, Vesco Oil owner and general manager. "Britsch Inc. is a great company with a strong foundation and legacy. We are thrilled to have the Britsch Inc. team join the Vesco Oil family."

Matt Britsch will join Vesco Oil as the northern Ohio industrial sales and operations manager.

"Our company was built on decades of hard work, integrity and great expertise," Britsch said. "Vesco Oil reflects all of those qualities, and I am very happy to be part of the new team."

In the last five years, Vesco Oil has expanded its business with existing suppliers, including four new locations, and now services the Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Indiana markets.

Founded in 1947, Vesco Oil is one of the largest distributors of automotive and industrial lubricants in the United States and is a leading recycler of used oil and antifreeze.

For more information, visit www.vescooil.com.

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