The Value of Taking a Hard Look at Your Landscape Business – Now

The Value of Taking a Hard Look at Your Landscape Business

It is pretty difficult to look at your own landscape business like a buyer would.   But that is exactly what you should be doing, at least if you want to maximize the value of your business when it comes time to sell it. Do you understand the obstacles you may be facing in selling your landscape business and how to avoid them?  Selling your business is a process and one of the very worst things that can happen when selling a business is a last-minute surprise which can derail the whole deal, even when you think you are close to … Read more

SiteOne Acquires Trendset Concrete Products in Seattle

SiteOne Landscape Supply

SiteOne® Landscape Supply, Inc. has acquired Trendset Concrete Products. Trendset serves the greater Seattle market with a single location focused on the distribution of hardscapes products to landscape professionals. “Trendset is a great fit with SiteOne as they expand our ability to serve our customers in the Seattle market. This addition aligns with our mission to be the best full-line distributor to landscape professionals in all of the markets we serve,” said Doug Black, Chairman and CEO of SiteOne Landscape Supply. “Trendset has an outstanding history and talented team that shares SiteOne’s passion and desire to provide quality products, exceptional … Read more

SavATree Acquires Arborist Operations of Red Cedar in New York


SavATree, a national provider of tree, shrub, and lawn care services, has acquired the arboricultural business of Red Cedar, Inc.  of Wappingers Falls, NY. This will be their 36th branch.  Red Cedar retained its landscape operations. Red Cedar was founded almost three decades ago by Steve Relyea. In the acquisition, Red Cedar will continue to operate their landscape design, building, and maintenance business while selling their arboricultural business to SavATree. Certified Arborists Michael Barker, Owen Henning, and the team of specialists, will merge with SavATree, providing uninterrupted service to clients. “We’ve shared a territory with Red Cedar in New York for a long time,” … Read more

Heritage Acquires MCS Landscape Supply in Denver

Heritage Landscape Supply Group, Inc. (“Heritage”) has acquired MCS Landscape Supply (“MCS” or the “Company”), a family-owned distributor of hardscapes and landscape supplies, has joined the Heritage family of companies. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the Company was founded in 1972 by Tom & Margaret Martinez and is currently managed by the second and third generation of the Martinez family. MCS’ dedicated team of employees will remain with the Company, ensuring continuity and consistency for its customers and supplier partners. Matt McDermott, President of Heritage, commented, “We are excited to welcome the MCS team to the Heritage family. The Company’s location … Read more