Local vending company acquired

Local vending company JW Distributing Company has acquired Alabama-Georgia Vending Services Inc.

Columbus-based Alabama-Georgia Vending Services supplies machines for snacks, drinks, cigarettes and more.

President and Chief Executive Officer Larry McCraine sold the company to Jeffery Wellman, owner of Phenix City-based JW Distributing.

Kevin Wilkerson, owner of business brokerage company Vail Business Associates, assisted in the sale.