Mar 20, 2014
Overland Park-based Compass Minerals has acquired the business of Wolf Trax Inc. of Canada. Compass Minerals’ products include salt, sulfate of potash specialty fertilizer and magnesium chloride. Wolf Trax is based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and has developed technology that delivers nutrients that coat dry fertilizer pieces. The selling price was $85 million, which is more than four times the 2013 Wolf Trax sales.