TARKETT, THROUGH ITS EASYTURF SUBSIDIARY, ACQUIRES ALTERNASCAPES | Ellenton, FL
March 2, 2017
TARKETT, THROUGH ITS EASYTURF SUBSIDIARY, ACQUIRES THE ASSETS OF ALTERNASCAPES, A LANDSCAPE TURF DISTRIBUTOR AND INSTALLER IN NORTH AMERICA
EasyTurf, a Tarkett Sports company focused on artificial turf for landscape applications, announces the acquisition of the assets of AlternaScapes, a leading Florida based landscape turf distributor and installer. EasyTurf will now operate directly in the Florida market.
The acquisition of assets of AlternaScapes, which was headquartered in Ellenton, Florida, expands EasyTurf’s presence in the Florida market and reinforces its installation capabilities. With over 30 employees, AlternaScapes has realized 4 million US dollars of sales in 2016. AlternaScapes has been servicing the Florida market as distributor for FieldTurf, a Tarkett Sports brand dedicated to artificial turf and sports surfaces, for 19 years.
“We are excited to add the talented team at AlternaScapes to the EasyTurf organization further strengthening our landscape position in North America. This acquisition will allow us to deliver unmatched service, products and value to our customers across Florida,” explained Eric Daliere, President of Tarkett Sports.