Harrell's, Wilbro announce mergerHarrell's Fertilizer, Inc., of Sylacauga, Alabama, and Wilbro, Inc., of Norway, South Carolina, announced a merger of their companies on Oct. 30, 2001. The details of the arrangement will be finalized throughout the next 60 days, with the new merged company becoming effective January 1, 2002.
When the merger is complete, the new company, known as Harrell's, will serve customers in all combined regions with custom fertilizers, chemicals, and grass seed.
With the formation of the new company, Jack Harrell, Sr. will remain Chairman of the Board and Jack Harrell, Jr. will remain President/CEO. Harvey Williamson, President of Wilbro, will serve as General Manager of the new company's Norway, South Carolina operations.