05 Sep '12, 5am

Green cleaning company Method acquired by Ecover: San Francisco and Belgium-based competitors come together to c...

Green cleaning company Method acquired by Ecover: San Francisco and Belgium-based competitors come together to c...

San Francisco-based green cleaning pioneer Method has been sold to Belgian competitor Ecover in a deal that was brokered over the last few months, the company announced on Tuesday. The move shakes up the market by creating the world’s largest green home cleaning company, with combined sales exceeding $200 million. Method co-founder Adam Lowry says that the acquisition will function like a partnership between the two. Each brand will retain its own separate identity as well as research and development teams. The deal “feels more like a merger to me,” he told GreenBiz.com. “The partnership gives us greater scale and resources and a global platform for our supply chain and research and development,” said Lowry, who started the company 12 years ago in his San Francisco apartment with friend Eric Ryan while working as a climate scientist. “Initially, Method was not necessarily ...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/news/2012/09/04/method-acquired-b...

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