Conserv FS acquires Blake Oil Company

Conserv FS recently aquired Blake Oil Company with locations in Kirkland and Rockford.

Conserv FS, a cooperative headquartered in Woodstock, will be locally servicing Blake Oil customers. The acquisition of Blake Oil Company is an addition to the cooperative’s existing sales territory.

(From left) Conserv FS General Manager Dave Swigart welcomes Michael Glendenning as the new FS Petroleum Manager with the acquisition of Blake Oil Company.

“Customers can look forward to working with our team of employees committed to excellent customer service,” said David Swigart General Manager of Conserv FS.

As part of the acquisition last month, Michael Glendenning, former Blake Oil President, will be assuming a new role as Area Petroleum Manager for Conserv FS.

“Current Blake Oil employees will become part of the Conserv FS Team and I am particularly looking forward to working with Michael Glendenning as our Area Petroleum Manager for our western region and leader of our Rockford and DeKalb energy hubs,” Swigart said.

Glendenning responded, “One of the goals that I wanted to accomplish with this sale was to transition the business to a cooperative supplier who would provide customers the same high level of quality products and services that we have provided in the past.”

“Conserv FS shares Blake Oil’s dedication to delivering unbeatable products and services to our customers and together we will build on each other’s strengths.” -Dave Swigart

Conserv FS has a long history of service and integrity as a locally owned and controlled cooperative since 1928. Conserv FS is a premier supplier of propane, liquid fuels, lubricants, turf care and agronomy products & services.