Hortica Insurance & Employee Benefits, a mutual insurance company that specializes in providing business insurance, employee benefits and personal insurance to the horticultural industry, today announced its expanded product offerings to the nationwide landscape market.
“Since 1887, Hortica has grown its customer base to include all types of businesses in the horticultural industry, and now we are pleased to offer our insurance and employee benefits expertise to landscape businesses,” said Traci Dooley, senior vice president of sales and marketing at Hortica. “This is the next step in our future growth.”
The company’s decision to expand services to the landscape market came as an answer to direct customer demand, from referrals by existing clients and existing clients making the transition into landscaping.
“In our years of serving horticultural businesses, we have developed a deep understanding of the green industry, and we have proven relationships within that industry,” said Dooley.
Hortica, recently rated “A-Excellent” by independent rating company A.M. Best, offers landscaping businesses one-stop shopping for all of their business insurance needs with competitive pricing and easy premium payment plans. Products and services include business insurance (equipment at job sites, on-the-job employee injuries, chemical application), risk management services (compliance assistance, contract-risk transfer significance, safety topics), performance bonds, employee benefits (health, life, dental, long-term care, disability) and personal insurance.