Blefa Kegs announced today that they have acquired a major stake in American Keg Company of Pottstown, PA. The agreement will help ensure accelerated growth in production for American Keg according to a news release
Blefa is a German manufacturer of stainless steel kegs headquartered in Kreuztal, Germany with a U.S. operation in La Vergne, TN. They employ 155 in Germany as well as 40 in Tennessee. American Keg is the only manufacturer of kegs in the U.S.
“I’m very pleased that we could work with Blefa on this investment of equity and know-how”, said Scott Bentley, owner of American Keg. “While I’m proud of establishing American Keg as the only manufacturer of kegs in the US, there is a lot we can learn from Blefa to make our production more efficient. I’m excited to see what we can achieve together.”