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Espoo, 1.5.2019

Vihertaso Oy extends into groundskeeping with an acquisition of Viherpalvelu Greener

Vihertaso Oy acquires Viherpalvelu Greener business operations from Helsingin Kukkatoimitus Oy and expands into groundskeeping. Viherpalvelu Greener operates in the capital regino and Tampere providing groudskeeping, seasonal flowers and plants, the maintenance of indoor plants and small landscaping projects.

Vihertaso Oy achieves an extensive offering from the landscaping to longer term maintenance with the acquisition. The company possesses now all the needed possibilities to achieve strong growth in the landscaping and groundskeeping markets.

“Greener and Vihertaso share the passion to be true professionals and have the same desire to create beautiful and high quality green spaces. The both companies want to serve the customers well. I believe that our offering became even more compelling both for the workers and for the potential employees with the acquisition”, tells Hanna-Kaisa Javainen, CEO of Vihertaso.

”I believe that Greener will have an excellent future as part of Vihertaso. Greener will get good support for its promising growth from Vihertaso. We also feel, that with the divestment, we clearly have no competing operations with the landscaping companies who are one of our customer groups. We can fully concentrate in the wholesale of flowers and plants in Helsingin Kukkatoimitus” rejoices Juhani Kotilainen, the founder of Helsingin Kukkatoimitus.

JATKAJA continues as the majority owner in Vihertaso also after the acquisition carried out in April. Helsingin Kukkatoimitus Oy will be a new minority owner along with Hanna-Kaisa Javanainen and Esa Lahtinen. JATKAJA will continue to develop Vihertaso with scale-up methods and by utilizing digitalisation.

Vihertaso Oy was founded in 1983 and delivers landscaping projects. The delivered projects number over 1000. Construction companies, municipalities, cities and superintendent offices are the company clients. The turnover is around 1,7 million euros.

Viherpalvelu Greener offers groundskeeping, landscaping, plant maintenance as well as consultation and counseling services. Greener’s clients are municipalities, cities, companies, apartment building and private households. The turnover is around 1,1 million euros.

JATKAJA ( is a development company, which enables entrepreneurial continuity in SMEs. JATKAJA participates actively in the company development and operates and invests for the long term. JATKAJA has an extensive experience in scale-up entrepreneurship, internationalization, modernisation and digitalisation.

Futher information:

Hanna-Kaisa Javanainen
CEO, Vihertaso
Tel. 050 486 8492

Bulevardi 5, 00120 Helsinki
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