TAG: DuPont

Syngenta closes DuPont acquisition

October 8, 2012By

GREENSBORO, N.C.–Syngenta closed on the acquisition of the DuPont Professional Products insecticide business for $125 million. Syngenta now owns insecticide brands Altriset, Advion, Arilon, Acelepryn, Calteryx and Provaunt. “The integration is well on its way,” Scott Reasons, head of Turf & Landscape North America for Syngenta told Landscape Management. “We already have customer orders coming into Greensboro, so we’re excited... read more

Syngenta to acquire DuPont Professional Products business

August 29, 2012By

BASAL, SWITZERLAND / WILMINGTON, DEL. — Syngenta has agreed to acquire the DuPont Professional Products insecticide business, a leading supplier of products for the professional turf, ornamentals and structural pest management markets, for $125 million. Syngenta will receive the rights to Advion, Acelepryn, Altriset, Calteryx, Provaunt and Arilon branded products and end-use registrations, and a license under DuPont’s patents and know-how for indoxacarb, chlorantraniliprole... read more

DuPont Professional Products

August 11, 2012By
Photo: DuPont Professional Products

One application of DuPont Acelepryn provides unparalleled performance against every turf-damaging white grub species, as well as key surface feeders. The Acelepryn Application Advantage delivers timing that fits every grub preventative treatment program. Acelepryn also provides effective control of key insect pests infesting landscape ornamentals. Plus, Acelepryn is the first grub control product to be granted reduced-risk status by the... read more

DuPont expands sales and marketing team

April 20, 2010By

WILMINGTON, DE — DuPont Professional Products announced two additions to its Professional Pest Management team. Jonathan Davis, previously DuPont Northeast sales representative, will now serve as marketing manager, while Bill Best has been hired as the new Northeast sales representative for DuPont Professional Pest Products. Davis brings more than 10 years of sales and marketing experience to his new role... read more