Bulk Liquid Storage – Serving a Niche Market in Texas

Jacob Stern & Sons are enhancing their unique market position by expanding their operations in the specialty chemicals, oils and industrial liquids industry. The 159 year old company, which can trace its history back to the 1850s with the trading of hides in Philadelphia, is embarking on an ambitious expansion project to increase the availability […]

Acme-Hardesty and Temix Oleo SRL Announce Distribution Agreement

Temix Oleo SRL and Acme-Hardesty Co., have signed a Letter Of Intent (LOI) for Acme Hardesty to distribute Temix Oleo product range in the US. Acme-Hardesty will promote and sell Temix Specialty Esters and Specialty Oleochemicals and Derivatives into the US marketplace, primarily into Lubricant and Personal Care markets. Acme Hardesty will manage the sales, […]

New Sharon Labs Preservative Solutions Available from Acme-Hardesty

Acme-Hardesty, one of the exclusive US Distributors of Sharon Labs preservative solutions, is pleased to announce new product lines for the personal care market. Advanced Line Answering the market shift towards multifunctional, “Preservative free” or mild preservative systems, the Advanced line is a range of liquid form blends which are globally approved, multifunctional, heat stable, […]

Plastic Microbead Ban Legislation Passes US House

In a unanimous voice vote on September 12, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives has approved a bill that would prohibit plastic microbeads used in formulations beginning on January 1, 2018. With an aim to protect U.S. waterways from synthetic plastic microbeads, the Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015 co-sponsored by Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) […]

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Long-standing values.

Our culture is defined by the same core values that shaped our company more than 155 years ago. Turns out that strong family values build a strong company, too.

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The Family History

Our company dates back to the mid-1800’s—one of the longest-running family-owned businesses in the U.S.

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Altogether Better

Jacob Stern & Sons, Inc. has two Divisions: Acme-Hardesty Co. is one of North America’s largest value-added resellers of oleochemicals, located in Blue Bell, PA, and Jacob Stern & Sons – Texas is a Houston-based tallow processor and exporter.

Jacob Stern & Sons Texas

The largest U.S. exporter of tallow, with exports to customers located primarily in Central and South America, Africa, the Caribbean and the Mediterranean.

Bulk Liquid Storage

We are pleased to introduce Jacob Stern & Sons best-in-class facility.

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