SC Johnson to acquire Method and Ecover


SC Johnson, a fifth-generation family company based in the USA that makes leading global household brands, is now adding Method and Ecover to its product lineup.

mSC Johnson, a family-owned company with a long-term commitment to the environment, has signed an agreement to acquire Method and Ecover, two highly regarded consumer brands from People Against Dirty, an innovative company that offers home care, hand and body, and laundry products sold in North America, Europe and a number of other countries around the world.

“Method and Ecover have a strong tradition of innovation and delivering on consumers’ needs. They are a great complement to SC Johnson’s trusted lineup of iconic brands,” said Fisk Johnson, Chairman and CEO of SC Johnson.

Based in the USA, SC Johnson is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of household cleaning products and products for air care, home storage, shoe care, personal care and pest control, as well as professional products. The 131-year-old company is active in virtually every country around the world.

The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals in the U.S., U.K. and Germany, and other customary closing conditions. As a private company, SC Johnson does not disclose details regarding financial or business transactions.