January 26, 2011

The Toro Co. has acquired Escondido, Calif.-based outdoor lighting manufacturer Unique Lighting Systems, according to the Press Enterprise.

Toro will move the newly acquired company to its Toro Irrigation Systems headquarters in Riverside, Calif.

According to the article, many of the contractors that install sprinkler systems also install outdoor lighting, and the company sees this as a chance to streamline the supply chain.