Walco International Inc.

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Walco is one of the largest food AHP distributors in North America, with over 60 locations in the United States and Canada. Walco buy products such as pharmaceuticals, biological, feed additives, equipment and instruments from virtually all major United States based manufacturers, and markets the products to commercial food animal producers, dairy operators, veterinarians, retail dealers and retail customers. The Company also distributes products for companion animals (i.e. pets) such as dogs, cats, and horses, to veterinarian owners and retail dealers.
 
Walco was founded in 1954 as "Wall's Livestock Supply," the company has been engaged in the business of distributing and marketing animal health care and management products for over 40 years. The initial business began as an offshoot of a family owned drug store business which also supplied veterinary products to its customers.

Walco is the number one supplier of top quality animal health products and services direct to the producer. Walco offers an extensive line of animal health products from all major manufacturers, as well as a private brand RXV and Agripharm line. RXV Products is one of the parts of WalcoÂâ€Ã¢„¢s International family and it markets a wide range of prescription and OTC animal health products focusing primarily on the companion and large animal veterinary markets. Sunwest is the southern division of Holt or Sunwest Industries, which supplies the dealer industry in the United States with quality OTC products. Holt is the northern branch of Holt or Sunwest and supplies the dealer industry in the Midwest with top of the line products. Formerly Western Vet Supply and DVM Supply, DVM Resources is the result of a strategic merger of Walco International's Ethical Veterinary supply companies. Headquartered in Amarillo, Texas, ITA offers computer business management technology specific to the cattle feeding industry. ITA also manufactures dry and liquid micro-ingredient delivery systems for the feedlot milling industry.     
 
CompanyÂâ€Ã¢„¢s mission is to provide its customers with quality products and innovative services, enabling them to improve production outcomes, develop markets and become increasingly profitable.