Access Energy announces acquisition
Access Energy Propane, Mt. Pleasant, announced an agreement has been reached for AGRILAND FS, Inc. to acquire the cooperative’s Iowa-based propane business and West Central FS, Inc., the Illinois-based propane business, effective September 1, 2013.
This decision was made by the board of directors of Access Energy Propane and Access Energy Cooperative in order that the cooperative focus on their core business of providing safe, reliable, efficient electric service.
“Access Energy Propane would like to thank our customers for the business relationships we have shared over the years,” said Robert Swindell, Access Energy Propane general manager. “With this sale, we placed high priority on transitioning the business to a cooperative supplier who could provide a high level of quality service like Access Energy Propane has provided.”
AGRILAND FS is a supply cooperative headquartered in Winterset, and locally servicing southeast Iowa with offices in Fairfield, Wyman and Washington. West Central FS is headquartered in Galesburg, Ill., servicing Illinois. AGRILAND FS and West Central FS are both a locally owned, locally controlled cooperative. Additional information is available at www.agrilandfs.com or www.westcentralfs.com.