Industry roundup: NALP announces field trip at Ruppert Landscape

Updated Aug 9, 2021
Ruppert Landscape
This year's NALP Field Trip event will be held at Ruppert Landscape.
Ruppert Landscape

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) has announced their extremely popular Field Trip event will be held at Ruppert Landscape in Laytonsville, Maryland on September 1 and 2, 2021. The event will include a facility tour and education sessions, giving landscapers an inside-look at the Ruppert operations.

The event will be led by industry pros Frank Mariani, CEO of Mariani, as well as Marty Grunder, CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co. and The Grow Group. Registration is required.

Attentive launches automated measurement software

Attentive has launched property-measurement software for the landscaping industry giving landscape business owners the option to measure landscape features like beds, trees, lawns, driveways, and more using AI technology.

The platform offers businesses the ability to generate measurements in just three steps: enter the property address, confirm the boundary lot, and approve take-off. It then automatically analyzes the property and generates measurements for all the features present within the property.

The software pricing consists of a monthly/annual platform access fee and a take-off cost associated with the property size and the features to be measured.

The Integra Group Boss announces new software release

The Integra Group has announced its new global release of Boss software with a variety of new features. These include integrated DocuSign and e-signature capabilities, integrated credit card payments, and text messaging capabilities.

“Our goal is to give our clients the tools they need to continually improve and grow their business operations,” said Mike Cossins, president and founder of The Integra Group, developer of Boss Software in a company press release. “We are continually adding new features to Boss software to make it the go-to business management tool for all lawn and landscape contractors and snow removal professionals.”


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