TAG: branch vs satellite

Q&A: Am I ready to open a new lawn care branch?

November 21, 2016By

On day two of the Landscape Management Lawn Care Forum, Nov. 17, a panel of lawn care professionals discussed the ins and outs of opening a new branch or satellite operation. Here are some highlights from the discussion. How do you know you’re ready? “It’s when you get to that point where you’re growing out of your building and you’re not close to... read more

3 reasons to consider a satellite

May 20, 2016By
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 Companies embarking on their first expansion might want to consider a satellite over a branch location. Here we tell you why and explain both terms. If you’re confused by the differences between a branch and a satellite, you aren’t alone. “What I see happen a lot in the industry, companies call what are satellite yards, branches,” says Bruce Wilson, consultant... read more