Kent based landscaping products and hand tools supplier, Landscape Supply Company (part of Endura Group), acquires Essex based arboriculture goods supplier Stanton Hope with the vision of saving it from liquidation, reopening the company and achieving back its prestige reputation in the forestry industry.
Stanton Hope were established in 1953 and earned itself the royal warrant. For decades they supplied arboriculturists throughout the UK and overseas with tools, protective clothing and machinery – earning itself a tremendous reputation as Britain’s leading supplier of forestry equipment.Growth allowed an opportunity for Stanton Hope to branch out and set up a warehouse in Kent – however soon the company fell into financial problems and was forced to close.
Landscape Supply Company, a family run business based in Kent, have been in operation since 1996 and supply contractors, public sector departments and estate managers with a vast range of groundcare hand tools, products and landscape supplies. They stock and sell products from a number of recognisable industry brands such as Wolf-Garten, SARTRA, Felco and Bulldog.
In March 2019 the decision was made by the directors of Endura Group to acquire Stanton Hope. The trade counter will re-open Monday 20th May 2019. Website to re-launch tbc.
11 Seax Court,
Temporary open hours of 7:30am to 4pm.
“Our vision at LSC has always been consumer focussed whether it be easy ordering, fast despatch time or online experience – we always aim to make our consumers day to day working life as easy as we can.
Acquiring Stanton Hope not only means we gain a Market Share in the arboriculture industry but we can also rebuild its reputation by reflecting our “consumer needs vision” on to the company and deliver the same results as we do with Landscape Supply Company”.
Guy Brown, Landscape Supply Company Managing Director
“I have been with Stanton Hope for almost 2 years. I chose to stay with the company because I love the industry and our customers! I can see this being an absolute success for the future – I’m very excited to see the warehouse and trade counter back open and running under the new management.”
Nicola, Stanton Hope Employee
“I started working at Stanton Hope just over 6 months ago, I love working here and being able to repair peoples two stroke machines to a high standard helping the customers get their jobs done. After talking to Landscape Supply Company, the idea of re-opening Stanton Hope was exciting news and I couldn’t wait to come back.”
Sam, Stanton Hope Employee