|08/31/17||ScottsMiracle-Gro Completes Sales of European and Australian Businesses; Company Receives $87 Million Dividend from TruGreen|
|MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Aug. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, announced today it has completed the previously announced sale of most of its International consumer businesses to Exponent Private Equity, LLP.
The transaction includes ScottsMiracle-Gro operations in Australia, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Poland and the U.K.
“This transaction marks the end of the major portfolio r... |
|07/31/17||New Survey Confirms Majority of Americans (67 Percent)(1) are Not Sure How to Treat Bed Bugs|
|Consumers Can Now Lure, Trap and Detect Bed Bugs With the New Ortho® Home Defense® Bed Bug Trap
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, July 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With news reports of bed bug infestations on the rise across the country, Ortho®, the nation’s leading brand of pest control products, unveiled its Ortho® Home Defense® Bed Bug Trap. The trap’s attractant pheromone was developed by leading scientists to lure, trap and detect bed bugs quickly for peace of mind.
|06/19/17||New Survey Shows Protecting Honeybees And Other Pollinators Is A Major Concern Among Americans |
|Ortho Works to Help Gardeners Increase Pollinator Habitats In Their Own Backyard During National Pollinator Week: June 19-25
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey commissioned by Ortho, the nation's leading brand of garden control products and the first national lawn and garden brand with a pledge to promote pollinator health, shows the majority of Americans (69 percent) recognize pollinator populations are in decline, but many don't know what... |
|05/23/17||Blossom Smart Watering Controllers Integrate with Google Home|
|Works with the Google Assistant on Google Home to Bring Voice-Controlled Capabilities to the Connected Yard
IRVINE, Calif., May 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Starting today, the Blossom Smart Watering Controller works with the Google Assistant on Google Home, bringing the benefits of voice control to the smart yard. The Google Assistant is already available on more than 100M devices, and can be activated on Blossom devices by asking your Assistant on Google Home to “Talk to Blossom.”
|02/22/17||The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Announces Creation of Charitable Foundation to Advance Sustainable Solutions for Environmental and Social Issues|
|The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation to Co-Sponsor National Water Summit Addressing the Global Freshwater Crisis on World Water Day
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Feb. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On the cusp of its 150th anniversary, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company today announced the formation of a charitable foundation with a core focus on environmental issues, the creation of community gardens and greenspaces and the development of high-potential, underserved students through education.
“This decision ... |