July 31 2018 12:00 AM

The acquisition will strengthen SiteOne’s position in the Florida market.

SiteOne Landscape Supply Inc., Roswell, Georgia, a wholesale distributor of landscape supplies, has announced its acquisition of CentralPro. Founded in 1972, CentralPro is a distributor of irrigation, lighting and drainage products to landscape professionals in Florida with 11 locations across the central part of the state.

“The addition of CentralPro complements our existing branch network and strengthens our irrigation and landscape lighting market leadership in the state,” says Site One’s chairman and CEO Doug Black. “They have an extremely talented and seasoned team with a rich history of providing excellent customer service for over 45 years."

“This is our 11th acquisition to date in 2018 as we continue to build our market leadership and expand the number of markets where we provide a full range of landscape supply products and services to our customers,” added Black.