Scotts Miracle-Gro purchases the Solus brands
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, the world’s leading supplier of consumer lawn and garden care products, is pleased to announce that today (July 15, 2014) its subsidiary, The Scotts Company (UK) Limited, has reached an agreement to acquire proprietary brands from Solus Garden and Leisure Limited (in Administration).
The acquisition includes, but is not limited to, the Yeoman, Joseph Bentley, ChapelWood, Botanico, Garden Nation and Bermuda brands. Prior to going into administration, Solus was a leading UK supplier of garden and leisure products, offering a diverse mix of quality brands for more than 25 years.
With more than $2.8 billion in worldwide sales, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer products for lawn and garden care. The Company’s brands are among the most recognised in the industry.
Existing Scotts Company (UK) Limited garden and lawn care products include the number one brands in growing media, plant feeds, lawn care, grass and flower seed, plant care and weedkillers. The Company’s brands include Miracle-Gro®, Levington®, Tomorite®, EverGreen®, Weedol®, RoseClear® and Pathclear®. Find out more on the Scotts Miracle-Gro UK website – www.lovethegarden.com/trade