The Family History

As part of Jacob Stern & Sons, Inc., Acme-Hardesty is proud to share a long history of innovation and growth.

Some is good, more is better

Jacob Stern & Sons sold its Snow Commodities and the Unifat product line. Jacob Stern & Sons formed new banking relationships with Rabobank, Wells Fargo, and Brown Brothers Harriman. Acme-Hardesty pioneered the first bulk importation of palm-oil-based oleochemicals into the United States and continued to expand product offerings with bulk shipments of castor oil from Brazil, and later India.