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Giving a mile

July 20, 2015By
Photo: Ewing Irrigation Products

Whether running for autism or pitching in on pro bono projects, Ewing’s community service has some serious legs. For years, Phoenix-based Ewing Irrigation Products has made a difference through projects big and small. The company has renovated a baseball field for foster kids and orphans, installed irrigation for people in the military and organized staff to run the Phoenix marathon... read more

JDL unveils plans to purchase Shemin

February 19, 2015By

John Deere Landscapes (JDL) reached an agreement to acquire Shemin Landscape Supply. The transaction is expected to close at the end of February—no further terms of the deal were disclosed at this time. The news comes roughly a month after Shemin revealed its plans to open a second location in the Dallas/Fort Worth area in March. With 29 locations serving 18... read more

JDL strikes first acquisition in Hawaii

July 30, 2014By

John Deere Landscapes (JDL) acquired Diamond Head Sprinkler Supply, which comprises three landscape distribution centers in Hawaii. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The centers—housed in Honolulu; Pearl City, Hawaii; and Kailua Kona, Hawaii—will operate as JDL locations under their existing names. Robert “Bob” Bosley founded Diamond Head Sprinkler Supply nearly 50 years ago, after relocating to Hawaii from... read more

Central Turf & Irrigation Supply opens New York branch

July 9, 2014By

Central Turf & Irrigation Supply opened a new branch in Mohegan Lake, N.Y. The branch, located at 2711 Lexington Ave., complements the supplier’s existing store in the Greater New York metropolitan area. Eddie Acevedo, who will serve as branch manager for the Mohegan Lake store, has more than 15 years of experience in the landscape supply industry and has held numerous... read more

PLANET Community Stewardship Award Winner: Nemetschek Vectorworks

July 2, 2014By

When 32 Nemetschek Vectorworks employees participated in a Habitat for Humanity project in 2006, they laid the foundation for homes—and built a long-term commitment to volunteerism in the process. “Since then, our desire to play a larger role within our community spread like wildfire among employees,” says Eric Gilbey, landscape industry specialist at the Columbia, Md.-based design software provider. “I... read more

Smith Turf & Irrigation opens branch in Charleston, S.C.

July 1, 2014By

Smith Turf & Irrigation opened a new store on Daniel Island in the Charleston, S.C. The new power equipment and landscape supplies branch is marking the opening with a sales event that runs through September 25 during the hours of 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, The event features deals on mowers, power equipment, hand tools, irrigation supplies, lighting and landscaping essentials,... read more