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  • Isuzu reports 4th consecutive record-breaking year

    January 9, 2019By
    Photo: Isuzu Commercial Truck

    Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. broke multiple sales records in 2018, setting a new benchmark for sales for the fourth year in a row. read more

    Polaris Commercial unveils new line of UTVs

    December 11, 2018By

    Polaris Commercial released a new line of utility task vehicles (UTVs): the PRO XD. The PRO XD line offers three diesel-powered models. “Polaris Commercial is laser-focused on delivering best-in-class capability, durability, serviceability and safety to drive increased productivity for commercial work needs, missions and markets. We listened, learned and leveraged our nearly 65 years in this business, and now we’re... read more

    Diamond Mowers purchases select assets of ArborWolf brand

    December 5, 2018By

    Diamond Mowers, based in Sioux Falls, S.D., purchased the ArborWolf brand of skid-steer and tractor-mounted stump grinding product assets from the Minnesota-based manufacturer, WolfDesign. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “We hear from people every day seeking reliable stump grinding products,” said Tim Kubista, vice president of sales and marketing. “We are excited to acquire a high-quality product that we... read more

    Kubota recalls select mowers and compact tractors

    November 19, 2018By

    Kubota recalls select mowers and compact tractors due to burn hazard. Hot coolant can spray out onto operators from the overheated and pressurized coolant reservoir tank, posing a burn hazard. Kubota has received three reports of burn injuries from coolant ejecting, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. The recall involves Kubota diesel and gasoline-powered zero-turn mowers, compact tractors and... read more

    Morbark debuts brush chippers, Rayco mulcher and aerial trimmer

    November 9, 2018By

    Morbark debuted its line of Eeger Beever brush chippers, as well as the Rayco C120R Forestry Mulcher and AT75 Aerial Trimmer. “At Morbark, we are focused on the customers’ needs and feedback and working that feedback into continuous improvement of our equipment,” said Casey Gross, Morbark’s director of tree care products. “Therefore, we’re always looking at ease of operation, increasing... read more

    Package deal

    November 8, 2018By
    Husqvarna ride-on mower (Photo: Husqvarna)

    There are loyalty programs for everything from hotels to restaurants that reward customers for making purchases. It only makes sense for customers to take advantage of these perks for things they are already going to buy. But what about mower fleet loyalty programs? Should landscapers consider a rewards program or purchasing their entire fleet from one mower manufacturer? Beyond the... read more