TAG: Columbia

Columbia LandCare acquires cross-town competitor

November 2, 2016By

Columbia LandCare—a year-round, full-service landscape company in Columbia, Mo.—acquired Creative Surroundings, a 34-year-old landscape business across town, according to Columbia Daily Tribune.  Columbia LandCare owner and CEO Jed Taylor told the newspaper that he expects the acquisition to help his company reach or surpass $6 million in sales in 2017. Taylor had been in negotiations with former Creative Surroundings owner Gloria Gaus for about... read more

MTD acquires Core, Precise Path

January 28, 2015By

MTD Products—the parent company of Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt Products, Columbia, Yard Machines, Remington, Arnold and other brands—purchased two companies: Core Outdoor Power and Precise Path Robotics. Acquiring Core gives MTD a greater stake in the electronic power equipment industry. Core’s niche is powering outdoor landscape equipment with gasless motor technology. Precise Path, on the other hand, designed a commercial autonomous... read more

Ecoscape Solutions opens two new offices in South Carolina

December 24, 2009By

CHARLOTTE, NC — Ecoscape Solutions Group, Inc., based here, increased its South Carolina presence with new offices in both Columbia and Charleston. Chris Hamil will manage the Charleston market, and Jed Warner the Columbia market, the company announced in a release. “Even with the recent downturn in the economy, our plan has not changed. We will continue to look for opportunities... read more