Gunther Salt Company

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Midwest's premier supplier of rock SALT, solar SALT, and evaporated salt.

water softening SALT × agriculturAL SALT × ice control SALT × specialty SALT

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About Us

Gunther Salt Company is the Midwest's premier supplier of rock salt, solar salt, and evaporated salt... Truly a salt for every purpose!

  • Water Softening Salt
  • Agricultural Salt
  • Ice Control Salt
  • Specialty Salt

We are a proven, price-competitive source for all grades of both bulk and bag salt products, supplying clients throughout Missouri, Illinois, Kansas, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee.

Our present-day commitment to excellence is built on a century-long history of service and performance. Day-to-day operations at Gunther Salt put real meaning behind these words.


(314) 241-7075

(314) 241-1725

Toll Free
(800) 873-7258


101 Buchanan Street
St. Louis, MO 63147
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Our Mission

Whatever the need, no customer of Gunther Salt — large or small — will ever get less than our very best. That's our promise to you!

Since the founding of our company over a hundred years ago, we've built a proud reputation for top-notch products, fair prices, and outstanding service. Gunther Salt Company's time-honored commitment to excellence is built on a rich, century-long history of performance and service.

Now, as then, our mission remains unchanged:

To provide top-quality salt products for every purpose — commercial, industrial, institutional, and governmental — and to match these outstanding products with competitive prices and peerless service.

Our commitments to quality, economy, and service have made Gunther Salt Company the Midwest's premier supplier of rock, solar, and evaporated salt. Gunther supplies salt products for uses as varied as ice control, water softening, agricultural mixes, and more!



Our products can be ordered in several different ways: telephone, fax, or email. Order forms can be completed and submitted to our office. Include your purchase order and/or customer number, if available, in any correspondence. We accept MasterCard, VISA, and American Express.

Help with Product Ordering

Our Inside Sales/Customer Service Manager, Colette Clifton, is available to assist with product ordering or to answer any questions you might have about orders. Her contact information:

Colette Clifton
Inside Sales/Customer Service Manager
Direct: 314-241-7075 ext 100
Toll Free: 800-873-7258
Fax: 314-241-1725

General Pick-Up & Delivery Information

Customer pick-ups are always welcome. We are capable of expediting deliveries from our facility within 24-48 hours of receipt of order. However, to ensure the quickest and most efficient turnaround, please call and place orders with us prior to your arrival.


Transport & Delivery

Our facility boasts three warehouses and two packaging lines, allowing fast, efficient loading for all types of trucks. Customer pick-ups are always welcome (please call and place orders prior to your arrival). We are capable of expediting deliveries within 24-48 hours of receipt of order.

Our central location in St. Louis, Missouri, is ideal for anyone looking for hauls to and from the St. Louis metropolitan area. We make shipments in several types of trucks on a daily basis, including vans, flatbeds, pneumatic tankers, dump trucks, and conveyor trucks.

Help with Product Transportation & Delivery

For inquiries specific to transportation and delivery, please contact our Transportation Manager, Vickie Nagel. She is available to help make arrangements for product pick-up and delivery.

Vickie Nagel
Transportation Manager
Direct: 314-241-7075 ext 112
Toll Free: 800-873-7258
Fax: 314-241-1725

Seasonal Demand

During the winter months of December through February, Gunther Salt's demand for local full truckload and less-than-truckload hauls increases substantially. We recommend that interested parties contact our dispatcher when looking for work during that time of year.



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