Ruppert Landscape, Inc. announced the acquisition of selected assets from Eco Scapes, Inc. a Raleigh, North Carolina-based company, which provides commercial grounds management services. The transaction includes the purchase of selected commercial landscape management contracts, trucks, equipment and the hiring of several employees. The commercial clients are primarily based in Wake, Orange and Durham Counties.

“Eco Scapes has built a reputation as a small company with great clients,” said President Chris Davitt. “Whenever we can align ourselves with a group of individuals who have successfully exceeded customers’ expectations it makes us a stronger team. We are pleased and proud to have this opportunity to join forces with this group in Raleigh and we are looking forward to learning from our partnership with them.”

Eco Scapes has been doing business in the Raleigh metropolitan area for over eight years and was founded by Jimmy Loyd, an industry veteran with over 15 years of experience.