SavATree Acquires Urban Tree in New Hampshire

SavATree, a national provider of professional tree, shrub and lawn care, has  merged with Urban Tree Service, a New Hampshire-based tree care company.   Urban Tree  was founded in 1990.   This merger broadens SavATree’s market in the New England area, serving customers throughout New Hampshire, Maine and Northeastern Massachusetts. Ed Hopkins, president of Urban Tree Service, along with his dedicated team, will stay on with SavATree as part of their ongoing and growing commitment to be the best “Tree Health Company” in New England. “SavATree was the clear choice for passing the torch, as our company’s core values mirror those of … Read more

Sperber Landscape Acquires Bemus Landscape in Southern California

Spreber Companies

Sperber Landscape Companies has acquired Bemus Landscape . Headquartered in Orange County, California, Bemus was founded by Bill Bemus in 1973 and provides commercial landscape services in the areas of Orange County, San Diego, and the Inland Empire.  Bemus ranks 63rd on the 2021 Lawn & Landscape 100, with $37 million in revenue. “The Sperber partnership creates an exciting new chapter for the company my family has carefully built throughout the last six decades,” said Bill Bemus, who retired from day to day operations in 2017. “We have a longstanding relationship with the Sperber Family, and I feel confident and comfortable joining forces … Read more

Alpine Investors’ Orion Group Acquires ColoradoScapes in Denver

ColoradoScapes

Orion Group, a commercial facility services platform backed by Alpine Investors ; has acquired ColoradoScapes, a  commercial landscaping services company based in Denver, Colorado. ColoradoScapes is Orion’s first partner in the commercial landscaping industry. Orion plans to build a national platform by partnering with exceptional founder-owned facility services businesses and providing resources to help fuel their next chapters of growth. Founded in 2003, ColoradoScapes provides full-service landscape maintenance to office parks, homeowners’ associations, multi-family residential properties, and retail centers. Jake Willett will continue to serve as the President of ColoradoScapes. Industry veteran Brett Potthoff will continue in his role as … Read more

SiteOne Acquires Semco Stone

SiteOne Landscape Supply

SiteOne Landscape Supply, Inc. has acquired Semco Stone, with locations in Ohio and Missouri Semco is one of the largest natural stone distributors in the Midwest with four wholesale locations in Cincinnati, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; Kansas City, Missouri; and Perryville, Missouri, providing a full line of natural landscaping, building stone products and landscape supplies. “Semco Stone is a tremendously successful organization with a well-known reputation for high-quality natural stone and concrete products and an experienced team who deliver an excellent customer experience,” said Doug Black, Chairman and CEO of SiteOne Landscape Supply. “At Semco, we believe our employees are our most important asset, a … Read more

Mercia Invests in UKLandscapes

UKLandscapes

Mercia Asset Management has made a significant  investment in UKLandscapes, a landscaping business which maintains sites throughiut the United Kingdom for leading supermarkets and utilities companies, though its private equity funds. UK Landscapes, a family business which founded in 1997, now employs over 175 staff at its headquarters in Middlewich, Cheshire and regional depots throughout the UK including Leeds, Glasgow, Cardiff, Reading and Harlow. The company serves blue-chip customers such as Asda, John Lewis, Waitrose, Shell, and Santander. The funding will enable it to step up its organic growth and pursue a ‘buy and build’ strategy in the sector. UK … Read more