Brickman Rumor

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by 31bro, Jan 9, 2013.

  1. 31bro

    31bro LawnSite Member
    from IN
    Posts: 126

    Is there any truth to the rumor that Brickman isnt going to do turf chemicals anymore and is subcontracting it all to Trugreen?
     
  2. Cadzilla

    Cadzilla LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 899

    They never have done applications in Michigan anyhow. They have always subbed it out here.
     
  3. rcreech

    rcreech Sponsor
    Male, from OHIO
    Posts: 6,018

    They have been subbing here too
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  4. grassmasterswilson

    grassmasterswilson LawnSite Platinum Member
    from nc
    Posts: 4,468

    Not sure if I have a brick man in my area. Anyone worked or subbed for them? Wondered if it was worth contacting them about becoming their sub? Not sure I can compete with try green prices but my results are much better. Haha
     
  5. 31bro

    31bro LawnSite Member
    from IN
    Posts: 126

    Central Indiana brickman has been doing the own stuff. Just surprised they would sub it out. Seems like we have more profit in turf chems than anything else.
     
  6. Miles4767

    Miles4767 LawnSite Member
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    i know a buddy of mine did a lot of the work for them in pittsburgh and they went with tru green this year.
     
  7. Efficiency

    Efficiency LawnSite Bronze Member
    from zone 6
    Posts: 1,520

    Old news
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  8. EquityGreen

    EquityGreen LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 393

    My brother works for the one in Indianapolis and they are not shutting down there app side.
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  9. AuburnHort2005

    AuburnHort2005 LawnSite Member
    from Georgia
    Posts: 147

    I interned with them back in 03 and they had a chemical department in Atlanta. I worked for 2 weeks on the spray trucks and then maint., installs and in the office.
     
  10. Efficiency

    Efficiency LawnSite Bronze Member
    from zone 6
    Posts: 1,520

    Corporate offices of ea signed the deal almost a year ago. Branches can keep what they are doing but when they change, it has to be to tgcl.
    BFS signed a similar deal with scotts fyi
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