A&S Services Acquires Kinard Trucking

June 18, 2012

A&S Services Group LLC has acquired all of the assets of Kinard Trucking Inc. and its affiliates. The terms of the asset purchase were not disclosed.

Based in York, Pa., Kinard is a provider of short-haul trucking and warehousing services.

With facilities in Maryland and South Central Pennsylvania, A&S provides trucking, warehousing and logistics services to blue-chip shippers in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Based in York, Pa., Kinard provides short-haul trucking and warehousing services in industries such as food, textiles, apparel, furniture, appliances, chemicals, non-bulk petroleum products, rubber, plastics, metal and wood products. Kinard will operate as a division of A&S Services Group, LLC.

The combination of A&S and Kinard creates a transportation solutions firm to serve major shippers in the Mid-Atlantic region, from the Northeast to North Carolina and as far west as Indiana.

"We are excited to add Kinard to our leading short-haul trucking, warehousing and logistics business serving the extended Mid-Atlantic region," says A&S president Ken Buck, "A&S and Kinard are a natural fit with similar values and cultures."

"We are growing aggressively in the Mid-Atlantic region, looking for additional acquisitions and recruiting to add to our professional driving staff," Buck says.