Industrial Container Services, LLC, Acquires Dewitt Barrels, Inc.

Maitland, FL — Industrial Container Services, LLC (ICS) of Maitland, FL announced today that it has acquired the steel drum reconditioning and recycling operations of Dewitt Barrels, Inc. and DBI Recycling, LLC. The acquisition includes all of the machinery, equipment and inventory utilized at the two facilities, and the businesses will become an operating entity of Industrial Container Services, LLC.

“The acquisition of Dewitt Barrels is yet another important step in our evolution as a full-service solutions provider,” said Mr. Charles Veniez, President and CEO of ICS. “With the addition of Dewitt’s Marne-based IBC and poly drum capabilities to our already robust steel drum and distribution platform in the upper midwest, we are now able to offer a full suite of products to this very important marketplace. We are pleased to welcome the Dewitt employees into the ICS family and look forward to their help in supporting our mission to provide customers with the highest quality products, the most dependable service, and the strictest environmental standards found anywhere in the industrial packaging industry.”
“We are proud to announce that our 124-year old family business has joined forces with the ICS group of companies” said Mr. Peter Dewitt, President of Dewitt Barrels. “Along with my brothers Tim and Michael, I would like to thank all of our customers for their many years of support. Knowing that Jason Dewitt will remain with ICS as the Facility Manager of the Marne plant means that our long and proud family tradition will carry on under the ICS banner.”

ICS is the largest provider of reusable container solutions in North America. Through multiple brands, ICS operates over 50 strategically located facilities in 20 U.S. states and 6 Canadian provinces. ICS is well-positioned to service local, regional and North American customers alike, and strives to be the supplier of choice for high-quality, environmentally-responsible container solutions. ICS offers unparalleled expertise with over 100 years of experience in the industrial container space and is focused on anticipating customer needs and exceeding expectations. The company offers the most complete container management systems available including reconditioning, manufacturing, distribution, used container collection and recycling services for all major industrial packages.

For additional information contact: Industrial Container Services, LLC Mr. Kurt Richardson, Chief Marketing Officer Phone: 407-930-4182