GIE+EXPO

NALP separates, OPEI to assume full ownership of GIE+EXPO

January 13, 2020By

On the heels of the largest GIE+EXPO ever, the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) announced it will move into 100 percent ownership of the trade show, the international landscape, outdoor living and equipment exposition starting in 2022. The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) will separate from the annual LANDSCAPES meeting and host its own stand-alone conference. “GIE+EXPO has had... read more

GIE+EXPO 2019 roundup

November 15, 2019By
Darrell Hyde shows off Kawasaki Motors Corp.’s new FX 100 EFI engine to LM’s Dan Hannan, Seth Jones, Craig MacGregor and Bill Roddy. (Photo: LM Staff)

Buzzing equipment, handshakes, exclamations of “Hey, how are ya doing?” and notepads with pens at the ready are just a few of the scenes the LM team encountered Oct. 16-18 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Ky., for GIE+EXPO. With more than 500,000 square feet of exhibit space, in addition to the demo area outside, the LM team had... read more

John Deere updates its 2020 track loader

November 8, 2019By
Photo: LM Staff; John Deere

 Seth Jones, editor-in-chief of Landscape Management magazine, spoke with Doug Laufenberg, regional sales manager at John Deere, to learn what’s new and different with the 2020 update of the John Deere track loader. It will be available starting Nov. 2019.     View more content from GIE+EXPO. ICYMI: Mulch Mate expands lineup with two new products | GIE+EXPO 2019... read more

The Andersons reveals a new spreader

November 6, 2019By
Photo: LM Staff; The Andersons

 Mike Anderson, marketing manager for The Andersons, shows Landscape Management magazine the newest spreader from The Andersons — a spreader so new, it doesn’t have a name yet. Check out the video to learn more.   View more content from GIE+EXPO. ICYMI: Mulch Mate expands lineup with two new products | GIE+EXPO 2019     ICYMI: Meet KR Chariot... read more

Exmark releases new airless Tractus tire and wheel combo

November 5, 2019By

Exmark recently launched its new Tractus tire and wheel combination at GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky. Designed to eliminate flat tires, Tractus is available as an accessory for select Exmark Lazer Z zero-turn mower models. “In use, Tractus also provides more consistent ground pressure with a larger contact patch for reduced turf compaction and a better overall cut quality,” Jamie Briggs,... read more

Scepter introduces SmartControl fuel containers

November 4, 2019By

Scepter debuted its newest fuel container recently at the 2019 GIE+EXPO, the Scepter SmartControl fuel container. The spout design of SmartControl makes it easier to fuel equipment with a clean and fast pour. The user-controlled flow valve with flame mitigation device makes it easy and safe to direct the amount of fuel dispensed. The container stores with the spout on.... read more