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Dramm Buys Lawson Soaker Hose Product Line

Manitowoc, WI – May 3rd, 2013 – Dramm Corp. of Manitowoc, Wisconsin is proud to announce the acquisition of the Soaker Hose Product Line from Lawson Products of Flora, Indiana. The sale will be completed on June 15th.

Dramm Lawn and GardenOn June 15th, Dramm will relocate the Soaker Hose production to its partner plant Metal Ware Corp. Two Rivers, WI and will begin to produce and market the Soaker Hose line of products including: Pro Series Soaker Hose, Osmile™ Soaker Hose, Water Wise™ Soaker Hose, Special Soaker Hose and Dramm’s current brand of Soaker Hose, the ColorStorm™ Premium Soaker Hose.

“We are please to acquire the Soaker Hose product line from Lawson products,” said Kurt Dramm, President and Owner of Dramm Corp., “We feel the product design meets the Dramm standards of quality and performance. The Soaker Hose is made of recycled material which meets our goal in continuing to provide earth friendly products that also conserve water.”

Lawson Products will continue to produce and sell their complete line of Tree Stakes and Tree Care Products.

“It was an important consideration to find a buyer that would continue to meet our customer values and needs,” said Raymond Shank, President and Owner of Lawson Products, “Dramm Corp. has the same core values in product performance and customer service as Lawson Products. I know Dramm will manufacture and supply the same high quality products that customers have come to expect from the Lawson name.”

Lawson Products will complete all purchase orders currently in-house and is expected to have all orders completed by mid June.


Dramm has been making professional watering tools for nurseries, greenhouse growers and avid gardeners for over 65 years. Dramm strives to produce products that save time and energy while providing quality products that will last a lifetime.