MANKATO, MINN. – Oct. 7, 2021 – Volk Transfer, Inc. is pleased to announce the agreement to acquire Bob Stencel Trucking, LLC of Minnesota Lake, MN on November 1st, 2021. Once the acquisition is completed, Volk Transfer, Inc. will have added a new refrigeration (reefer) division into the already diverse business model for which Volk is known. With the addition of company drivers, owner/operators and equipment to expand their fleet and service offerings to their customers, this acquisition is a great opportunity for Volk Transfer, Inc. as well as Bob Stencel Trucking, LLC to bring both companies’ capabilities together.
“This opportunity is coming at the perfect time,” said Troy Volk, owner of Volk Transfer, Inc. “We are ecstatic about the opportunity to both grow our company, as well as continue to build what Bob worked so hard on for over 70 years. As we enter our 74th year in business, I can’t wait to grow our existing team with the addition of the Stencel group and continue to grow Volk for many more years to come.” Bob Stencel’s father started Bob Stencel Trucking, LLC in 1944, and Bob started as a driver when he was 19 years old. Throughout the years, Bob has had many roles within the company and bought the company from his father in1976. “Having been with the company for 65 years, I am excited to see the business continue running.” Bob said, “it’s my whole life.”
About Volk Transfer, Inc.
As a privately held family-owned corporation, Volk Transfer takes customers’ shipping needs personally – it’s in their DNA. They work had to be more than a transportation company. For their clients, they become a trusted partner, they build a relationship based on integrity and deliver results. Their proven performance is a promise they’ve built their company on since they opened their doors in 1948. From the beginning, they’ve led the way with reliable, competitive shipping solutions.
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