Valor tranfers to third generation Emmick

Owensboro based Valor Oil announced last week that President Gary Emmick would be stepping down and his son Josh Emmick would be leading the company effective Jan. 1, 2020. Josh, the current Executive Vice President, will become the third Emmick man to lead the company. After a massive stroke earlier this year, Gary will shift…

University of Kentucky Visits Valor Oil!

Today we were fortunate enough to host the University of Kentucky at Valor Oil and feed the service men and women of Owensboro. It was such an honor to be selected as one of the Big Blue Caravan stops. The food was prepared by Ole South Barbecue and was a hit with everyone. If you…

Valor unveils new truck marketing design

This weeks Valor took delivery of 2 new tatkwagons to serve our markets. The tankwagons were built by Seneca Tank of Illinois and graphics were installed by Schneider Graphics. We are excited to display these new graphics which we have been designing for almost 2 years. The new graphics will start to hit the remainder…

April 2017 – Valor receives “Excellence in Delivery & Service Award” from Zoeller Co.

Valor Oil has received the “Excellence in Delivery & Service” award from Zoeller Company. “We couldn’t do this without great communication between the customer and our service team. I want to thank our entire Louisville Facility for their dedication and hard work. We are working hard to grow market share in Louisville and it’s imperative…

Valor Oil Purchase Watts Oil (Muldraugh, KY) Commercial Customer List

July 2015 – Valor Oil, a long time distributor of fuels and lubricants, will acquire the customer list of Watts Oil Company, Inc of Muldraugh, KY. “We at Valor Oil can’t tell you how excited we are to have this opportunity to continue the work of such a well-respected and well ran company. Watts Oil’s customer base…

Valor Oil Purchases Miller Oil Company in Louisville, KY

Feb 2014 – Valor Oil purchases Miller Oil Company of Louisville, KY Owensboro, KY – 28 February, 2014 Valor Oil announces the purchase of Louisville based Miller Oil Company’s assets effective March 1, 2014. “Miller Oil operations, customer base, and employees fit with Valor Oil’s current operations very well”, says Valor Oil President Gary Emmick.…

Blue Sky DEF Plant Built

Feb 2012 - Valor Oil leases 16,000 sqft Owensboro facility and joins forces with New Jersey based firm to created Blue Sky Heartlands DEF.

New Race Facility

Jan 2012 - Valor builds multimillion dollar race blending facility at Owensboro location.

Training to serve our customers better in 2020

We just returned from a 2 day draining at Pal’s Business Excellence Institute with part of our management team. Pal’s has created a Six Sigma approach to the restaurant industry. They are shocking their industry with the average customer returning 4 times a week and a window turn time of 18 seconds. We hope we…

February 2019 – Two new stores acquired for Valor’s HOP SHOP brand

Continuing its growth desire, Valor Oil has added two new stores to the HOP SHOPS portfolio. On March 1st, 2019, two Sunoco branded locations will begin flying the HOP SHOP badges. “We had been out of the COCO (Company Operated Company Owned) business since 2006 and dove back in during our acquisition of Harper Oil…