Wilbur-Ellis Reaches an Agreement in Principle with PROKOZ, Inc. to Join PROKOZ

Mon, Jan 09 2023

Wilbur-Ellis Reaches an Agreement in Principle with PROKOZ, Inc. to Join PROKOZ Alpharetta, GA – PROKOZ, Inc., a leading cooperative group of “Best in Class” independent distributors in the Turf and Ornamental Markets, announces that Wilbur-Ellis and PROKOZ have reached an agreement in principle for Wilbur-Ellis to become the newest owner to join the family of companies. PROKOZ President John Johnson stated, “We are very excited about the possibility of Wilbur-Ellis joining the PROKOZ family. The entire team aligns very well with our values, and they would strengthen our position in the Professional Turf and Ornamental Markets by bringing a great deal of local experience and knowledge to PROKOZ’s partnerships, which we represent.” Chris Moyer, Wilbur-Ellis Director of Supplier Relations, Pro Markets, said: “Wilbur-Ellis is thrilled about the prospect of joining PROKOZ. The organizational culture mirrors our company culture and PROKOZ strategically aligns with our company objectives and goals.”


PROKOZ is the nation’s leading cooperative group of independent distributors that are engaged in the sale of professional products in the Turf and Ornamental Markets. As a recognized industry leader, all PROKOZ owner companies work together on Win-Win opportunities with select Supplier Partners. Owners add value to the industry by representing best-in-class branded products, with local service, agronomical support, and training.

About the Wilbur-Ellis companies

Founded in 1921, the Wilbur-Ellis companies are leading international marketers, distributors and manufacturers of agricultural products, animal nutrients and specialty chemicals and ingredients. By developing strong relationships, making strategic market investments, and capitalizing on new opportunities, the Wilbur-Ellis companies have continued to grow the business with sales of over $3.5 billion. For more information, please visit www.wilburellis.com