SAN MARCOS, Calif. — Hunter Industries announces its acquisition of all the landscape irrigation products, patents, and trademarks from Alex-Tronix Controls of Fresno, Calif. Since 1977, Alex-Tronix has been a leading innovator in irrigation controller technology for the commercial landscape and agricultural irrigation industries. 

"For more than 30 years, George Alexanian and Alex-Tronix have developed innovations in control technology that have advanced water conservation," said Greg Hunter, President of Hunter Industries. "This strategic acquisition will allow Hunter to broaden the coverage of our intellectual property in this very important segment of the commercial market. Further, it will allow Hunter to improve upon our existing products and expand our product offering."

George Alexanian, President of Alex-Tronix said, "Purchasing our landscape irrigation business will allow Hunter Industries to leverage their core strengths in the development, production and sales of irrigation control products by continuing to offer innovations in smart water technology."

"Alex-Tronix will continue to focus on delivering and developing innovative products to our agricultural irrigation customers. We see this as an opportunity to expand our core agricultural controller business and help our farmers conserve water during the drought," said George Alexanian.

About Hunter Industries

Hunter Industries is a global manufacturer of products for the irrigation, landscape lighting, and custom manufacturing sectors. Founded in 1981, the family-owned company offers more than 1,000 products including a complete spectrum of water-efficient solutions for residential and high-end irrigation systems. Hunter's core mission always has and always will remain the same: to produce innovative products of the highest quality and back them with unwavering customer support.