Notebook: Acres Group Announces Partnership with Yellowstone Landscape

Notebook: Acres Group Announces Partnership with Yellowstone Landscape

Move is intended to jump start growth for the Wauconda, Ill,-based landscape and snow company.

October 20, 2020

Waconda, Ill.-based Acres Group announced a partnership with Bunnell, Fla.-based Yellowstone Landscape, a move Acres’ leadership says will expand capabilities and fuel the company’s growth.

“Partnering with Yellowstone is a tremendous opportunity for Acres, and an optimal transition for our business” said Acres’ Founder Jim Schwantz. “Our commitment to service excellence for our customers will remain unchanged, and our customers will experience the benefits of our expanded capabilities.  Our employees will have greater tools, resources, and growth opportunities.  We are excited to lead the growth and optimization of our combined companies in the Midwest.”

Acres’ management will remain in place to oversee the future growth initiative, according to the company.
Acres Group is a perennial fixture on Snow Magazine’s Top 100 list, this year coming in at No. 5 based on revenue totals from Winter 2019-20.

With a 40-plus branch footprint across the South and Southwest, the partnership allows Yellowstone to get a a toehold into the Midwest landscape and snow markets.