Eby-Brown Expands With L.A. Edlbeck Co. Purchase
NAPERVILLE, Ill. -- Eby-Brown Co. LLC has reached a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of L.A. Edlbeck Co. of Green Bay, Wis. The move expands Eby-Brown's presence in Wisconsin.
Privately held L.A. Edlbeck services convenience stores in northeast Wisconsin. Eby-Brown, also privately held, is a convenience store distributor with retail accounts throughout the Midwest, Atlantic Coast and Southeast. Its annual revenues are in excess of $5 billion, according to the company.
"Wisconsin has been a core market for us. We are most excited about establishing additional relationships with convenience store retailers in northeast Wisconsin," said Thomas Wake, co-president of Eby-Brown. "Edlbeck has serviced the convenience market well through three generations. We will maintain that commitment to service excellence while delivering increased value with our quality service, promotional programs, and sophisticated technology."