TAG: Oasis Turf & Tree

Time to recharge

October 12, 2017By

Fall and winter may mean less work in the field, but many lawn care operators use this time to get things done behind the scenes. For lawn care operators (LCOs), fall and winter may signal a period of downtime in the field. But for many, this is when the work picks up behind the scenes, providing LCOs a chance to... 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

Turf care vehicles: Which do you prefer and why?

June 19, 2015By

Rick LaNore Technical Director, MRW Lawns La Plata, Md. “We use Isuzu NPR medium-duty trucks. They’re heavy-duty enough to carry the volume of water we need for our liquid applications and also good for granular materials. The truck bed we use is BrandFX. They customize the trucks to our specifications, so we can custom blend our applications on-site.” Sam Lang... read more

Masters of efficiency

January 9, 2015By
Photo: Scott Foreman, Cultivator Content Labs

Three companies optimize their operations with simple steps and extensive measures. Driving efficiency Oasis Turf & Tree, Cincinnati, Ohio 2014 revenue: $3.2 million (+22% over 2013) Efficiency cred: Three or four technicians will produce more than $300,000 in revenue this year (working nine months). At Oasis Turf & Tree in Cincinnati most of the company’s efficiency measures are found on... read more

Landscape companies earn spots on 2014 Inc. 5000

August 24, 2014By

This year, 10 landscape companies earned spots on the 33rd annual Inc. 5000 list. The Inc. 5000 list names the 5,000 fastest growing, privately held companies in the U.S. Companies must apply to be considered for the list, and then Inc. ranks them according to percentage revenue growth of their annual revenue over a three-year period. The following landscape industry companies... read more

Finding focus

July 9, 2013By

How three companies flourish by sticking to a niche. Many businesses adopt the “one-stop shop” approach, either with strategic intent to offer convenience and sell more products and services to existing customers or simply because they have trouble saying no. In any case, some companies can offer the Jack-of-all-trades approach and prosper. (Think: Walmart, among others). But some—like Erbert Lawns,... read more