J.D. Heiskell acquires Commodity Specialists Co.

J.D. Heiskell & Co. (JDH) has completed the purchase of substantially all of the assets of Commodity Specialists Co. Holdings Inc. (CSC), an agri-products trading and marketing company based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. CSC also has a principal office in Kansas City, Missouri.

CSC will be re-named CSC Gold Inc., dba Commodity Specialists Co.

JDH senior vice president and director for corporate risk, Charles Tsatsos, will oversee CSC Gold.

“Our complimentary cultures, footprints and business models should offer many synergies and I look forward to working with the teams at CSC and JDH to maximize opportunities as we move forward. Our business partners should notice no change in the service levels provided by either company.”

“I am proud of the customer focus and entrepreneurial spirit that CSC employees bring to the market each and every day,” said CSC’s President Phil Lindau. “We are excited about the opportunity to combine forces with JDH, which will allow us to continue and even expand our customer-centered strategies for many years to come.”