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Par-Kan Company Completes Acquisition of MWC Enterprises, Inc.

February 12, 2018 at 12:07 PM

Silver Lake, Indiana/Atkinson, Nebraska, January 2, 2018 - Par-Kan Company, LLC, is pleased to announce its acquisition of the assets of MWC Enterprises, Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of refuse handling equipment. Since 1992, MWC has produced side-load, rear-load, and front-load containers, as well as roll-off and specialty containers for the Nebraska and surrounding markets. Throughout its history, MWC has focused on providing quality products and a high level of customer service. Ted Olson, President of MWC, said, “I am confident that the folks at Par-Kan will carry on our long-established tradition of meeting our customers’ needs and manufacturing with the highest of standards.” 

MWC will be a great complement to what Par-Kan is already offering to the refuse market. “This acquisition is an important step in our strategy to extend our geographic reach as well as adding roll-off manufacturing to our product offerings,” said Jim Davis, VP & Integrator, Par-Kan. “Par-Kan will bring its world class manufacturing expertise along with engineering and financial resources to build upon MWC’s great reputation for offering quality products. We look forward to working with MWC’s team to further expand their product offerings and geographic reach.” 

About Par-Kan Company: Par-Kan is a leading manufacturer and marketer of agricultural grain and seed handling equipment, towable airport ground support equipment, refuse handling equipment, and liquid recycling equipment. Par-Kan’s roots date back 60 years to S.L. Parker’s opening of a metal fabrication business to satisfy the equipment needs of his farmer neighbors. Over the decades since, the Company has developed innovative products for agriculture and other markets by following the simple vision of its founder: to constantly strive to satisfy the customers' requirements by providing quality, value, and performance. Par-Kan has since been acquired by Nelson Reyes, CEO and Michael Pechette, CFO and has manufacturing facilities in Silver Lake, Indiana, and is an affiliate of GB Manufacturing Co. with metal manufacturing plants in Delta, Shiloh, and Shelby, Ohio. 

About MWC Enterprises: MWC, formerly known as Miller-Weed Corporation, was a wholly owned subsidiary of Olson Industries, Inc., a diversified manufacturer originally founded in 1983 by Ted Olson, Jr., Dan Olson, and Robin Olson. John Gustafson and Chris Moore of Skyline Advisors in Omaha, Nebraska, served as the exclusive sell-side advisors for MWC and its parent company in the transaction (www.skyline-advisors.com). 

To learn more about Par-Kan Company visit www.Par-Kan.com.