Nov 4, 2010

Wolcott, NY - Marshall Pet Products boldly enters the green movement and into multiple categories with the acquisition of Earth's Balance® pet brands. Earth's Balance brands include the popular G-Whiz®, a natural lawn burn preventative, Dogonit® Natural Lawn Repair, Pet Solutions Rx® Avian Solutions Rx®, Itch Free®, Dander Free® and Skunk Free®. Earth's Balance will continue its operations in Bedford Park, IL.

"This is a completely synergistic relationship between Marshall Pet and Earth's Balance. Our direction to produce all natural, safe and healthy solutions for Pets, Home and Lawn fit perfectly" said Peter Reid, President and COO of Marshall Pet. Marshall Pet Products now has 5 brands with this acquisition; Good Bye Odor®, Peter's®, Earth's Balance®, Marshall Ferret Products and Marshall Ferrets.

Leo Malantis, President and Founder of Earth's Balance echoed Reid's sentiments. "Teaming up with Marshall is the greatest move we could have made. They have an excellent reputation within the industry and have a commitment to quality that we both share; we look forward to the transition and moving forward with the brand."

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