Scotts Miracle-Gro sells off international operations to focus on core business and hydroponics

Published: Aug 31, 2017, 4:24 pm • Updated: Aug 31, 2017, 5:10 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Scotts Miracle-Gro has shed its Australia and European businesses in a deal that frees up the company to direct its attention on lawn-and-garden products and an ambition to become “the world’s…

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Boulder’s AeroGrow reports hydroponics revenue boost for owner Scotts Miracle-Gro

Published: Aug 15, 2017, 5:53 pm • Updated: Aug 15, 2017, 5:53 pm By Shay Castle, Daily Camera Boulder-based AeroGrow, a maker of indoor gardens, reported revenue of $ 2.5 million for the quarter, an increase of 14 percent from last year. Sales were boosted by a nearly 25 percent…

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Scotts Miracle-Gro eyes global leadership position in hydroponics sector

Published: Aug 2, 2017, 12:24 pm • Updated: Aug 2, 2017, 12:32 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff As Scotts Miracle-Gro settles in on its play in hydroponics, it’s ratcheting down a buying spree and turning attention to integration and cost-saving. The venerable lawn-and-garden company’s goal is simple: “To…

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Scotts Miracle-Gro reports success in hydroponics sector, no plans to slow down

Published: Jan 31, 2017, 1:11 pm • Updated: Jan 31, 2017, 1:12 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Scotts Miracle-Gro’s wade into the waters of the emerging cannabis industry via hydroponics already has accounted for a “big jolt” in overall sales. And the lawn-and-garden giant isn’t changing course after…

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Scotts Miracle-Gro ups its hydroponics stakes, taking majority ownership of Boulder’s AeroGrow

Published: Dec 2, 2016, 1:16 pm • Updated: Dec 2, 2016, 1:16 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Scotts Miracle-Gro is now the majority owner of Boulder’s AeroGrow International Inc., the indoor gardening products company that was Scotts’ first foray into hydroponics. AeroGrow this week announced that Scotts subsidiary…

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Scotts Miracle-Gro in talks with EPA about marijuana pesticides

Published: Nov 4, 2016, 5:06 pm • Updated: Nov 4, 2016, 5:06 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Scotts Miracle-Gro’s $ 500 million push into the marijuana industry has a new twist: The lawn-and-garden giant wants to corner the market on cannabis pesticides. Scotts CEO Jim Hagedorn told investors…

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