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October 2015: Editorial Advisory Board

October 19, 2015By

The best time to plan for the following year is… Landscape Professionals Richard Bare Arbor-Nomics Turf, Norcross, Ga. “…in the fall.” Chris Joyce Joyce Landscaping, Cape Cod, Mass. “… constantly. Though you may have your scheduled planning time at some point in the year, the process of  proper planning is a continuous effort.” Adam Linnemann Linnemann Lawn Care & Landscaping,... read more

Inc. 5000 list ranks 18 landscape, snow firms

September 10, 2015By

By LM’s count, 18 landscape and snow industry companies earned spots on the 34th annual Inc. 5000 list, the magazine’s yearly list of the 5,000 fastest growing, privately held companies in the U.S. Companies apply to be considered for the list, then Inc. ranks them according to their revenue growth over a three-year period. Last year, 10 companies from the green... read more

August 2015: Editorial advisory board

August 7, 2015By

How could Amazon Home Services affect the landscape industry? Landscape Professionals Richard Bare Arbor-Nomics Turf, Norcross, Ga. “I think it would be a big plus for the residential lawn treatment business, but your geographic territory would have to be well defined, as well as what you do. It’s a name people trust. We used to be on a national site, but... read more

Efficiency tip: Declined

July 10, 2015By

One way to efficiently boost profits is to eliminate costly fees that detract from the bottom line. That’s what the team at Arbor-Nomics Turf in Norcross, Ga., did last year when it analyzed its credit card fees and opted to dial back its acceptance of American Express. The result? An extra $10,000 in profit last year. It was COO Josh... read more

LM150: A big jump

June 11, 2015By

Nearly half the companies on the LM150 list grew by 10 percent or more. Here’s what helped some of them surge. Overall Rank Growth Rank Company % Revenue Change from 2013 1 125 Crystal Greens Landscape 120% 2 83 Stay Green 107% 3 67 Parker Interior Plantscape 100% 4 34 Rotolo Consultants 81% 5 41 The Grounds Guys (1) 76%... read more

February 2015: Editorial advisory board

February 17, 2015By

What’s one easy way a company can improve cash flow? Landscape Professionals Richard Bare Arbor-Nomics Turf, Norcross, Ga. “Research every nook and cranny of the business (or hire a professional business analyst/consultant to do it). For instance, how much are you paying to take credit cards? Maybe what you’re paying makes it cost prohibitive to take the leading card. (For... read more