The hidden costs of running a mulch yard and how to control them

Posted by ChromaScape on Sep 10, 2020 3:25:35 PM

To maintain profitability as a mulch producer, you need to carefully track all expenses and keep your costs in check. Most producers have a good handle on fiber and transportation costs. But despite best efforts, there are some costs that often go overlooked by some mulch producers. Here's a look at some of the hidden costs associated with running a mulch yard as well as some tips for how to reduce them.

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Topics: mulch colorant, increase profitability, mulch coloring equipment, colorant calibration, water calibration, mulch calculation

Why does my colored mulch product look different?

Posted by Bryan Young, Sales Team Leader on Jul 27, 2020 11:13:33 AM

What is the first thing you think when your finished product looks different than it usually does? It must be my colorant; I need to call my vendor.

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Topics: mulch colorant, water calibration, raw material

Coloring system calibration: The key to increasing profitability

Posted by ChromaScape on Dec 11, 2019 9:18:00 AM

Managing any business can feel like you’re trying to juggle 100 bowling balls at once. From devising sales strategies and marketing plans to managing daily operations, there are a lot of things you need to keep your eye on to ensure success. But for mulch producers, there’s one process in particular that could make or break your company’s profitability: proper system calibration. Let’s look at why having exactly the right amount of water and colorant in your coloring system can make the difference in keeping your company in the black.

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Topics: colorant calibration, water calibration