Today’s Green Industry News

Companies in the News: Arborjet launches program to protect America’s iconic trees; Heaviland Landscape Management receives NALP designation; and more from Monster Tree Service and Greenworks

April 25, 2018By

Arborjet launched “Saving America’s Iconic Trees,” the company’s latest initiative to ensure the health and longevity of the country’s trees. The campaign targets America’s most beloved trees—which includes the most awe-inspiring in terms of size and age and those that dazzle with their beauty and provide shelter and comfort to a community—offering complimentary treatment to prevent insects, disease and poor... read more

Registration opens for GIE+EXPO 2018, keynote speaker unveiled

April 24, 2018By

Registration is now open for GIE+EXPO 2018, set for Oct. 17-19 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky. “This year’s show is a must-attend event for industry members who are looking to move their businesses to the next level,” said Kris Kiser, president and CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute. “With the addition of trade show hours for... read more

Environmental Enhancements joins LandOpt network

April 23, 2018By

Environmental Enhancements, a northern Virginia landscaping company, became the newest LandOpt contractor, servicing the Washington, D.C., metro area. Founded in 2001, Environmental Enhancements provides maintenance, design and installation, irrigation, snow removal, organic lawn care, pest control, back flow prevention, sprinkler system installation and lighting to commercial property managers and homeowners. “Being in the LandOpt Network will assist Environmental Enhancements with... read more

Davey acquires Elizabeth River Lawn & Landscape in Va.

April 16, 2018By

The Davey Tree Expert Co. acquired Elizabeth River Lawn & Landscape, a commercial landscape company based in Suffolk, Va. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Elizabeth River Lawn & Landscape has about 140 employees. Revenue was not disclosed for the company, which reported $9 million in 2014 revenue for the 2015 LM150 list of largest landscape companies. Davey ranked... read more

SiteOne acquires Terrazzo & Stone Supply

April 13, 2018By

SiteOne Landscape Supply acquired Terrazzo & Stone Supply Co., a distributor of natural stone and hardscape products with locations in Bellevue and Marysville, Wash. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “Terrazzo is a natural fit with SiteOne as it adds natural stone and hardscapes to our existing irrigation, agronomic and landscape lighting product offerings in the Seattle market,” said... read more

Monster Tree Service reports 127% Q1 growth

April 13, 2018By

Monster Tree Service, a Fort Washington, Pa.-based tree service franchise, has sold 28 new franchise locations since Jan. 1, representing 127 percent growth in a single quarter. “I am incredibly proud of our Monster Tree Service family,” said Josh Skolnick, CEO. “Working with the best franchisees and strategic partners in franchising, we have grown more than 250 percent since 2014,... read more