Sept. 4, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) announces today it has completed the purchase of
, LLC, a railcar repair and cleaning provider.
"The addition of
complements our existing railcar repair network and expands our geographical footprint," says
, president of The Andersons' Rail Group. "Additionally, the skilled and customer-service oriented 52-member workforce enables us to expand our capabilities to repair and clean virtually all types of railcars. We are looking forward to this new opportunity with this new team in these new communities and providing service to new customers."
The purchase includes a primary location in
Kansas City, Missouri
, and two satellite locations in
, as well as mobile units in the central Midwest.
The Andersons expects the transaction to be accretive in the full year 2014.
About The Andersons, Inc.
The Andersons, Inc. is a diversified company rooted in agriculture. Founded in
, in 1947, the company conducts business across
in the grain, ethanol, and plant nutrient sectors, railcar leasing, turf and cob products, and consumer retailing. For more information, visit The Andersons online at
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