2013-10-28 Roehl Purchases Brock Operations

Marshfield, WI – Roehl Transport has purchased Brock Cold Storage and Trucking effective October 16, 2013. Roehl will operate the cold storage business as Roehl Cold Storage, and the trucking operation will become a part of Roehl Transport.

“We recognized the tremendous business and outstanding customer relationships built by the Brock family. We’re excited to enter the cold storage market and continue providing high levels of customer service to the customers that have been working with Brock,” said Rick Roehl, Chief Executive Officer of Roehl Transport.

The cold storage warehouses are in Vesper and Owen, Wisconsin. The Owen location has 120,000 square feet of storage, and the Vesper warehouse is 38,000 square feet. In addition to the expanded service Roehl Transport can offer its customers, Steve Elliott, Vice President of Roehl Logistics, believes this an especially good strategic acquisition saying, “We see new opportunities and synergies between the warehouse operations, our brokerage and our logistics services.”

Roehl has offered employment to former Brock employees, and Brian Brock will stay on in a managerial role.

For additional information please contact: Mr. Greg Koepel, Vice President of Workforce Development and Administration of Roehl Transport at 715-591-3795, Ext. 2019.

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