Today’s Green Industry News

Cushman launches new Hauler 4×4

October 18, 2018By

Textron Specialized Vehicles (TSV) launched its new Cushman Hauler 4×4 utility vehicle. The Hauler 4×4 series features a 2,000-pound towing capacity, 1,500-pound payload and 1,000-pound cargo box. The dash includes a multifunction display that communicates vehicle performance and diagnostics. Hauler 4×4 models offer several storage locations, including behind and under the seat, and a glove box ideal for transporting gear.... read more

Ewing continues NE expansion with second NJ location

October 17, 2018By

Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply has opened its second location in New Jersey in the city of Tinton Falls. Ewing Tinton Falls is the fourth location the national, family-owned supplier has opened in the northeast/mid-Atlantic region this year. The store is located at 100 Park Road Suite 2, Tinton Falls, N.J. Chris Rhodes, Ewing Tinton Fall’s store manager, has been... read more

Companies in the News: AriensCo gears up for redevelopment project; LaurelRock Co. receives top workplace honor; Echo shows support for Kentucky Humane Society during GIE+EXPO

October 17, 2018By

Echo is bringing professional chain saw artist Jason Emmons, of Bear Hollow Wood Carvers, to GIE+EXPO to support animal rehabilitation, rescue and adoption. Emmons will be carving in Echo’s outdoor Performance Circuit (booth #7451D) on Oct. 18 and Oct. 19. His sculptures will be auctioned at the Kentucky Humane Society’s (KHS) 2019 annual August fundraiser, Tux and Tales Gala. The... read more

Jeffrey Scott to host training event on effective leadership partnerships

October 17, 2018By

Jeffrey Scott is partnering with Teddy Russell and the Russell Landscape Group to put on a two-day learning experience that includes a workshop and in-depth facility tour Jan. 17- 18 in Atlanta. The two-day educational experience, titled “Effective CEO/COO(GM) Partnerships: The Power of Collaborative Leadership,” will feature a lineup of green industry guest speakers—CEOs, COOs, GMs and division leaders—who will... read more

People on the Move: PBI-Gordon adds 2 sales managers; Aspire expands team; and more from Davey and Sipcam

October 10, 2018By

John Wiblishauser has joined PBI-Gordon as sales manager in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. “John is a great addition to the PBI-Gordon sales team,” said Doug Obermann, PBI-Gordon vice president of professional and agricultural sales. “His deep knowledge and experience will serve our customers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey well now and in the future.” Wiblishauser is responsible for PBI-Gordon product sales... read more

Turftenders joins Greenscape in Raleigh, N.C.

October 9, 2018By

Greenscape, a full-service landscape firm based in Holly Springs, N.C., merged with Turftenders, based in Raleigh, N.C. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “Turftenders is a good fit strategically, logistically and culturally with our current business and helps move us towards our vision for the future,” said Daniel Currin, president of Greenscape. Turftenders will add approximately 35 employees and $2.5... read more