Heritage acquires Atlantic Mulch & Erosion Control

Heritage Landscape Supply Group, Inc. has acquired Atlantic Mulch & Erosion Control, Inc., an independent distributor of mulch and soil, pavers, natural stone, bulk materials, and other complementary landscape products.

Headquartered in Apex, N.C., Atlantic Mulch was founded in 2004 by Brent Booker and Dan Pleasant, and currently employs a team of 17 people. Booker and Pleasant will continue to lead the Atlantic Mulch’s dedicated employee base going forward, ensuring continuity and consistency for customer and supplier partners.

Matt McDermott, president of Heritage, said, “I am excited to announce our partnership with Atlantic Mulch, which represents our third acquisition since March 2021 in the rapidly growing Triangle region of North Carolina. Brent and Dan have built an attractive business alongside their extremely dedicated and talented team that is an excellent fit with our existing footprint. The combined strength and resources of Atlantic Mulch, Scott Stone, and Southern Stone Supply working in unison allows us to form a market-leading platform and deliver best-in- class customer service.”

Booker and Pleasant stated, “Joining forces with Heritage aligns Atlantic Mulch with the fastest growing company in the green industry while also expanding opportunities for our employees, customers, and suppliers.”