Heritage Landscape Supply Group Announces Major Expansion with the Acquisition of WinField United’s Professional Products Group
McKinney, TX – November 4, 2022:
Heritage Landscape Supply Group, Inc. (“Heritage”) announced today that it has acquired from WinField United, a wholly owned subsidiary of Land O’Lakes, Inc., its Professional Products Group (“PPG”). Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
PPG is a leading green industry distributor that provides technical expertise, solutions, and service across the following market segments: Golf, Lawn Care, Sports Turf, Ornamental, Pest Control, Aquatics, and Vegetative Management. PPG operates 16 distribution locations across 12 states, including 5 new states for Heritage. PPG will continue to be led by Scott Gault, along with its experienced sales and operations team. Over the coming months, PPG will transition its name to Heritage Professional Products Group (“Heritage PPG”) and continue to provide the same great service from the same team determined to be the top solutions-driven distributor partner in the industry.
Matt McDermott, President of Heritage, commented, “We are proud to team up with PPG and announce our new partnership. Heritage has grown organically and expanded its platform offering in turf and ornamental products over the last several years. The opportunity to join forces with the entire PPG team greatly enhances our market position and adds a strong talent base of the industry’s best sales professionals and operators. We are excited to add more than 170 hard-working professionals from PPG to our growing family as we cross the 200-location mark and continue building our legacy in the green industry.”
Andy Braunshausen, Vice President of WinField United Seed and Crop Protection, commented, “The PPG business has grown into an industry leader providing superior service, products, technology and insights to their customers. Our hope for the sale is to provide WinField United with additional resources to invest in growth within our core sectors, while pairing PPG with a great partner that will prioritize the business for growth in their portfolio.”
About Heritage Landscape Supply Group
Heritage Landscape Supply Group’s vision is to grow by forming a network of the best independent distributors to provide exceptional customer service while increasing our value as a trusted growth partner to top manufacturers in the industry. Our mission is to help our family of companies achieve new heights and provide opportunities for all employees to grow, thrive, and advance with the company for decades to come. Heritage currently operates under a family of 30 local brands encompassing more than 200 locations across 32 states. Heritage Landscape Supply Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of SRS Distribution Inc., one of the largest and fastest-growing privately held wholesale distributors in the United States.