Alliance To Broaden U.S. Fertilizer Market
A new alliance with Precision Laboratories, Inc. is expected to provide a German speciality fertilizer company entrée into the U.S. foliar fertilizer market.
August 3, 2009
Precision Laboratories, Inc. recently entered into a license agreement with Aglukon Spezialduenger of Duesseldorf, Germany, a leader in the specialty fertilizer market.Under the terms of the agreement, Precision Laboratories has acquired rights to certain processes, formulations, and products from Aglukon.
The alliance will result in the introduction of Aglukon’s extensive and unique technology and know-how to the U.S. foliar fertilizer market. Precision Labs will be establishing a manufacturing facility for the technology that will come on stream in 2009. The agreement also provides Precision with the complete use of Aglukon’s extensive data and research for the benefit of American growers and turfgrass professionals.
“We are pleased to be associated with the expertise and solid market presence of a world-leading firm such as Aglukon. Leveraging our two companies' strengths, we expect to earn a significant portion of the market given the superior technology, experience, and market presence of our businesses,” says Richard Wohlner, Precision Labs president. “Aglukon’s leadership in the specialty fertilizer market will give us the opportunity to provide both the turf and agricultural industries advanced products in the near future.”
Terry Culp, vice president of Precision’s newly expanded Seed Enhancement and Nutrients Business Unit, will lead and manage the company’s initiatives in the agricultural, turfgrass, and ornamental horticulture markets
For more information, visit www.precisionlab.com/wuxal or call 800-323-6280.
(Source: Precision Laboratories)