KEG LOGISTICS & ATLAS KEG COMPANY JOIN FORCES
Together now serving over 1,000 brewers across the US and the UK
Denver, October 4, 2016 – Keg Logistics today announced its acquisition of Birmingham, AL based Atlas Keg Company, a leading provider of kegs to the rapidly growing US craft brewing industry. The combination creates a new leader in the keg management sector, with over 1,000 high-growth brewery and cider customers across the United States and United Kingdom.
With a combined 60 years of management experience in the brewing, distribution and keg management supply chain arena, the Company is uniquely positioned to provide a one-stop-shop solution to help its customers thrive. The acquisition also significantly enhances Keg Logistics’ coverage across the United States, and its ability to provide keg and brewery equipment financing and logistics solutions to beer, wine and cider producers.
“Keg Logistics and Atlas Keg Company are united in our deep commitment to continuing to deliver a service and program that has the best interest of a brewer in mind. This is why we both feature a rent to own model that is superior to any other outsourced keg option available in the industry”, said Chris Sapyta, Keg Logistics CEO.”
“We are thrilled to join the Keg Logistics family,” said Robert Israel, a part owner of Atlas who is joining the management team at Keg Logistics. “We share the same values, and the only change to our customers is that we can now serve them even better, while adding new freight and logistics support.”