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Companies in the News: PBI-Gordon extends EOP for those affected by recent hurricanes; Oldcastle company gives back to community; Western Plows makes donation

November 20, 2018By

PBI-Gordon Corp. is extending its October end-user early order program (EOP) deadline for customers in states in the South and Southeast affected by hurricanes Michael and Florence. To give them more time to focus on recovery efforts, PBI-Gordon professional turfgrass management customers in North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Georgia and Virginia will have until Nov. 30 to take advantage of... read more

Doug Black named new CEO of John Deere Landscapes 


April 28, 2014By

  John Deere Landscapes (JDL) appointed Doug Black to CEO. Black joins JDL from Atlanta-based Oldcastle, a $12.6 billion building materials manufacturer and distributor and subsidiary of CRH, which is a supplier to JDL. “Doug is a proven leader and a world-class business builder who understands JDL’s business model,” said Paul Pressler, chairman of JDL and an operating partner at... read more

PLANET Student Career Days set for March 7-10

January 8, 2013By
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HERNDON, VA—The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) has opened registration for companies that want attend the largest recruiting event in the industry. PLANET Student Career Days (SCD)—The National Collegiate Landscape Competition—will take place March 7–10, 2013, at Auburn University, in Auburn, Ala. 2013 marks the 37th year for the event, which is the largest education and skills competition as well as... read more

Oldcastle Architectural acquires Hanson Hardscapes

September 12, 2012By
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ATLANTA—Oldcastle Architectural, America’s largest manufacturer of building products, has significantly expanded its range of Belgard Hardscapes products and services to contractors throughout Florida with the acquisition of Hanson Hardscapes, a division of Hanson Building Products North America. “The acquisition and integration of Hanson Hardscapes into our business operations is a win-win for Belgard Hardscapes and the Florida contractor community,” says... read more