Griffin to buy Syngenta Horticultural Services
The US company, Griffin Greenhouse Supplies (Tewksbury, Massachusetts), has agreed to acquire the Syngenta Horticultural Services (SHS) distribution and brokerage business. Griffin has also signed a long-term agreement to distribute and broker Syngenta Flowers genetics throughout the US. Syngenta is seeking to focus on its core genetics and crop protection capabilities. SHS recorded sales of $96 million in 2011.