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11/07/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Announces Quarterly Dividend Payment
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Nov. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, announced that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of a cash dividend of $0.55 per share. The first quarter dividend is payable on Monday, December 10, 2018 to shareholders of record as of Monday, November 26, 2018. About ScottsMiracle-Gro The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world's largest marketer of brand... 
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11/07/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2018 Results; Full-Year Sales and Earnings in Line with Guidance
Operating cash flow of $343 million aided by working capital improvement, lower taxes Hawthorne acquisitions led to Company-wide sales growth of 15% in Q4; 1% for full year, Q4 GAAP EPS loss of $2.36; Non-GAAP Adjusted EPS loss of $0.75 Full-year GAAP EPS of $2.23; Non-GAAP Adjusted EPS of $3.71 2019 Guidance: Non-GAAP Adjusted EPS of $4.10 to $4.30 on sales growth of 10 to 11% MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Nov. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG), the... 
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10/25/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces Timing of Fourth Quarter 2018 Results and Conference Call
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE SMG), the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, will release its fourth quarter financial results on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, prior to the opening of the U.S. financial markets. The Company will host a conference call to discuss those results at 9:00 a.m. ET. To participate in the conference call, please call 866-288-0540 (Conference Code: 8347308).  A replay of... 
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10/25/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation helps ORCA to expand ‘Living Lagoon’ program in St. Lucie County to promote water improvement in the Indian River Lagoon
Clean water partnership expands experiential education program to more students on Florida’s Treasure Coast MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation and Ocean Research & Conservation Association (ORCA) today announced a new ‘Living Lagoon’ school program partnership that will expand access to hands-on programs for middle-school students living near the Indian River Lagoon. The ‘Living Lagoon’ program engages students with hands-on environment... 
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10/09/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation to Bring Garden Benefits to America’s Most Vulnerable Children in Partnership with the National Head Start Association
New multi-year grant program seeks to connect one million Head Start children to garden education, fresh food each year MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation today announced its multi-year partnership with the National Head Start Association to combat some of the most pressing challenges facing today’s youngest generation, improving access to healthy food and increasing time spent outdoors connected to nature. The three-year partnership will wor... 
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08/27/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Applauds The State of Florida’s support of the Everglades Foundation George Barley Water Prize
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection and St. John’s River Water Management District announce funding for The George Barley Water Prize, an effort that aims to help solve the ongoing algae bloom crisis through scientific innovation MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Aug. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Florida Department of Environmental Protection and St. John’s River Water Management District announced a $1 million commitment to The George Barley Water Prize, the world’s largest clean water pr... 
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08/20/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation and Union County Foundation Announce New Garden and Greenspace Fund to Benefit Union County
Hometown Grant Program to Promote Local Greenspace Development, Honor ScottsMiracle-Gro's 150th AnniversaryMarysville, Ohio (August 20, 2018) –– Today, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation announcedthe creation of its Hometown Community Garden and Greenspace Grant Fund with The UnionCounty Foundation. The fund was opened to mark the 150th anniversary of The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company and to further support the development of thriving gardens and greenspaces in itsbackyard of Marysville, Ohio.The f... 
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08/06/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Announces Quarterly Dividend Payment
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Aug. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, announced that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of a cash dividend of $0.55 per share. The fourth quarter dividend is payable on Monday, September 10, 2018 to shareholders of record as of Monday, August 27, 2018. About ScottsMiracle-Gro The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world's largest marketer of brand... 
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07/31/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces Third Quarter Results; Strong Consumer Demand Brings POS In Line with Previous Year Levels
U.S. Consumer sales increase 1% in Q3; Hawthorne up 2% including acquisitions Consumer purchases increase 5.4 percent in Q3 Q3 GAAP earnings from continuing operations of $2.23 per share Non-GAAP adjusted earnings of $2.67 per share Full-year Sales and Non-GAAP EPS guidance range re-affirmed MARYSVILLE, Ohio, July 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, to... 
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07/10/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces Timing of Third Quarter 2018 Results and Conference Call
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, July 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, will release its third quarter financial results on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, following the closing of the U.S. financial markets. The Company will host a conference call to discuss those results at 4:30 p.m. ET. To participate in the conference call, please call 866-548-2691 (Conference Code: 3322697).  A replay of the call ... 
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07/02/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Breaks Ground on $3.6 Million Expansion to Increase Production at Fort Madison Manufacturing Facility
New expansion will add jobs and  increase the production capacity at Fort Madison, Iowa for its market-leading  lawn and garden productsMarysville, OH  July 2, 2018– The Scotts Miracle-Gro  Company, the world’s leading  marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden as well as hydroponic growing  products, today broke ground on a $3.6 million expansion at its Ft. Madison,  Iowa Liquids Manufacturing Facility. To be completed by  November 2018, the expan... 
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06/27/18Ortho and Pollinator Stewardship Council Help Home Gardeners “Bee Responsible”
First-of-its-kind campaign will provide home gardeners with tips on protecting honey bees and native pollinators. MARYSVILLE, Ohio, June 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To help home gardeners protect honey bees and other native pollinators Ortho®, a leading brand in lawn and garden, today announced a first-of-its-kind consumer education campaign with the Pollinator Stewardship Council. Titled “Bee Responsible,” the campaign shares tips for responsible pesticide use, including when and how to a... 
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06/12/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces Record Consumer Purchase Activity in May; Updates Financial Outlook for Fiscal 2018
Consumer purchases surge 28% in May, year-to-date POS in line with year-ago levels Consumer purchases at home center and hardware channels now positive year-to-date Sales and non-GAAP adjusted EPS guidance reduced for Hawthorne, slow start to lawn and garden season MARYSVILLE, Ohio, June 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden as well as hydroponic growing products, today announce... 
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06/04/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Completes Acquisition of Sunlight Supply, Inc.; Launches ‘Project Catalyst’ to Enhance Hawthorne Gardening Co.
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, June 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden as well as hydroponic growing products, today announced it has completed the acquisition of the assets of Sunlight Supply, Inc., enhancing the ability of SMG’s wholly-owned subsidiary, The Hawthorne Gardening Company, to drive improved performance while meeting the needs of the rapidly evolving hydroponic products marketplace. “This ... 
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05/31/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation and National Recreation and Park Association Launch ‘Parks for Pollinators’
New national  campaign highlights the role of public parks and pollinator gardens in  addressing pollinator health Marysville, OH. (May 31, 2018) — To address the critical need to  increase pollinator habitat for beneficial insects, such as honey bees, monarch  butterflies and others, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation and the National  Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) have teamed up on a new “Parks for Pollinators” campaign  aimed at raising public awareness of pollinator healt... 
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05/03/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces the Appointment of Former Chief Financial Officer David C. Evans to its Board of Directors
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, May 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, announced that the Company’s former Chief Financial Officer, David C. Evans, has been named to its Board of Directors. “We are fortunate to have Dave back on our team,” said Jim Hagedorn, chairman and chief executive officer.  “Having previously served as CFO at ScottsMiracle-Gro, I have the highest confidence that our share... 
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05/01/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
Company-wide sales decrease 7% primarily due to slow start to lawn and garden season GAAP earnings from continuing operations $2.66 per share vs. $2.54 a year ago Non-GAAP adjusted earnings of $2.88 per share versus $2.57 MARYSVILLE, Ohio, May 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden as well as hydroponic growing products, today announced company-wide sales decreased 7 percent in its fiscal... 
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04/30/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Announces Quarterly Dividend Payment
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, April 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of a cash dividend of $0.53 per share. The third quarter dividend is payable on Friday, June 8, 2018 to shareholders of record as of Friday, May 25, 2018. About ScottsMiracle-Gro The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world's largest marketer of branded c... 
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04/18/18Scotts® Introduces New Smart Devices and Precision Watering Systems to Help Conserve Water
This Earth Day, Look to the Future of Lawns and Gardens with New Solutions Designed to Avoid Over and Under Watering Plants MARYSVILLE, Ohio, April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to the Environmental Protection Agency, experts estimate that traditional irrigation systems waste as much as 50 percent of water due to overwatering. Decades-old technology with typical clock-based irrigation timers leave homeowners paying unnecessary bills. Until now, most systems lack the technology to tur... 
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04/17/18ScottsMiracle-Gro to Acquire Sunlight Supply Inc., Marking Major Step Forward in the Evolution of The Hawthorne Gardening Company
Pending acquisition of largest hydroponic distributor in the U.S. will benefit customers while driving growth and synergies that enhance shareholder value Combined company will have annualized sales of approximately $600 million and directly service more than 1,800 hydroponic retail stores in North America Management to launch ‘Project Catalyst’ to drive synergies of $35 million and $0.60 to $0.80 improvement in non-GAAP adjusted EPS for fiscal 2019 Transaction valued at $450 million ... 
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04/10/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces Timing of Second Quarter 2018 Results and Conference Call
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, April 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, will release its second quarter financial results on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, prior to the opening of the U.S. financial markets. The Company will host a conference call to discuss those results at 9:00 a.m. ET. To participate in the conference call, please call 866-548-2691 (Conference Code: 6371022).  A replay of the call c... 
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03/22/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Debuts Water Positive Docuseries on Harmful Algal Bloom Water Crisis
World-renowned photographer Andy Mann takes on water pollution in a first-hand look at the work being done to protect our most treasured waterbodies. MARYSVILLE, Ohio, March 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To spotlight the global environmental and economic challenges caused by harmful algal blooms in fresh waterbodies, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation today released a three-part docuseries with National Geographic photographer Andy Mann, coinciding with World Water Day. ... 
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03/20/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Announces Final GRO1000 Community Garden Grant Recipients
Program to Conclude in May 2018 Having Supported the Creation of 1,000 Gardens MARYSVILLE, Ohio, March 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To celebrate the first day of spring and the start of the community gardening season, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation today announced it final list of GRO1000 Grassroots Grant recipients, including thirty-four nonprofit organizations nationwide. The organizations awarded will use the funding to improve their neighborhoods through the development or enhancement ... 
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01/30/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Reports First Quarter Results; Company-wide Sales Increase 7% Due to Hawthorne Acquisitions
Hawthorne segment reports 20% sales growth; U.S. Consumer flat to prior year GAAP loss from continuing operations per share of $0.35 vs. $0.97 in prior year Non-GAAP adjusted loss per share of $1.08 compared with $0.88 in prior year Non-GAAP adjusted EPS guidance raised to $4.60 to $4.80 due to lower expected tax rate Full-year sales guidance reduced to a range of 2 to 4 percent MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the ... 
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01/26/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Announces Quarterly Dividend Payment
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of a cash dividend of $0.53 per share. The second quarter dividend is payable on Friday, March 9, 2018 to shareholders of record as of Friday, February 23, 2018. About ScottsMiracle-Gro The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world's largest marketer of bra... 
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01/16/18ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces Timing of First Quarter 2018 Results and Conference Call
MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG), the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, will release its first quarter financial results on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, prior to the opening of the U.S. financial markets. The Company will host a conference call to discuss those results at 9:00 a.m. ET. To participate in the conference call, please call 866-838-2057 (Conference Code: 5091913).  A replay of the cal... 
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01/16/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Announces Creative Collaboration with Globally Renowned National Geographic Photographer Andrew Mann
Conservation docuseries will shine a light on U.S. freshwater crisis caused by algal blooms MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation today announced a creative collaboration with Andy Mann, a globally acclaimed environmental photographer. Mann will document U.S. watersheds affected by harmful algal blooms, bringing to life how this pervasive global crisis is affecting communities across the United States. ... 
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01/02/18The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Opens Final Year of GRO1000 Grassroots Grants to Benefit Communities Through Gardens
Program to Culminate Having Supported 1,000 Gardens and Greenspaces, Honoring Company’s 150th Anniversary MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation announced the opening of the GRO1000 Grassroots Grants award program, inviting nonprofit organizations from across the country to apply for funds to improve their communities. The Grassroots Grants program, now in its eighth and final year, provides support to not-for-profit organizations to bette... 
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