TAG: Jim Gimeson

TruGreen: ‘Milestone merger’ is complete

April 13, 2016By

TruGreen completed its merger with Scotts LawnService, a former subsidiary of The Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. The companies said in December they were entering into a joint venture. As a result of the merger, TruGreen is adding approximately 2.3 million residential and commercial customers across the U.S. and Canada. The combined revenue is expected to be more than $1.3 billion. TruGreen... read more

TruGreen, Scotts LawnService to merge

December 10, 2015By
Logos: TruGreen and Scotts Lawncare

The two largest companies in the lawn care segment are now one, following TruGreen and Scotts LawnService’s announcement to enter into a joint venture. Combined, the companies have approximately 2.3 million customers and more than $1.3 billion in annual revenue. The combined business will operate under the TruGreen brand and will be based in Memphis, Tenn., where TruGreen’s headquarters is located.... read more

Scotts LawnService acquires Action Pest Control

January 12, 2015By

Scotts LawnService, a business unit of the Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., completed its acquisition of Action Pest Control, a residential pest control company based in Louisville, Ky., with operations in Indiana, Kentucky and Illinois. Terms of the deal are not being disclosed. “We are excited to complete the acquisition of Action Pest and see it as an important step forward in executing our long-term growth strategy,” said... read more