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From Dr. Snelling’s discovery in 1910 to the first commercial sale in 1912 to the present day, the story of propane has been a remarkable one of discovery, entrepreneurship, creativity and growth, and of finding new ways to meet the energy needs of millions.
Suburban Propane is proud to have played a part in the industry’s success for 84 of these past 100 years. For us, it all started with one man, Mark Anton. His entrepreneurial spirit and vision have stayed with us throughout the years and helped us become one of the leading MLPs in the propane industry. As we approach the industry’s centennial celebration, we would like to thank everyone who has contributed not only to the growth and success of the industry, but also to that of Suburban Propane.
Thinking of Selling Your Business?
We can help you keep the entrepreneurial spirit alive by welcoming your family into ours. If you’ve been thinking of selling your business, consider selling to Suburban Propane. For a confidential consultation, call Mark Anton II, VP Business Development, at 973-503-9891.