The deal represents a strategic milestone in the growth of Kalmbach Feeds, fueled by its customers and growing demand for its top-quality nutrition products and services, the company said.
“We are excited about the opportunities for our customers and team members as they become part of the Kalmbach Feeds team,” said Richard Ware, president of Ware Milling. “We know that they will be treated well, with similar values and business principles to how we have operated for over 25 years. We as a family are excited to remain a part of the team for the foreseeable future and help ensure a smooth transition.”
Kalmbach Feeds is a family-owned feed company based in Upper Sandusky, Ohio with the promise to “feed your animals as if they were our own.” Kalmbach Feeds has been a growing part of the nation’s food chain since 1963. The second and third generation of the Kalmbach family are actively leading the company and continuing the mission started by the founders, Milton and Ruth Kalmbach.
“We are thrilled to welcome the Ware Milling team into the Kalmbach family,” said Paul Kalmbach Jr., president of Kalmbach Feeds. “This acquisition is a testament to the shared commitment we have to our customers, team members and the agricultural community. We are excited about the geographical reach that this addition will provide the Kalmbach organization and look forward to continuing the great legacy that the Ware family has stewarded for the last two decades”
Kalmbach Feeds specializes in nutritional products and services for commercial and companion animals. Kalmbach Nutritional Services focuses on being a key feed, ingredient and nutritional services partner to commercial livestock owners that produce meat, milk and eggs. Kalmbach Feeds’ retail brands include Kalmbach Feeds livestock and poultry products, Tribute Superior Equine Nutrition, Antler King wildlife products, Right Choice Equine Feeds, and Formula of Champions show feeds. These products are available nationwide through the company’s network of independent dealers, retailers and online distributors.