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

LM Gallery: November 2019

November 18, 2019By
Three’s company From left, Joe Kucik, Real Green Systems; Matt Moskowitz, American Profit Recovery; and Seth Jones, editor-in-chief of Landscape Management. All three of them were ready to fill in on lead vocals if the lead singer pulled a hamstring … thankfully, it didn’t come to that. Photo: LM Staff

A couple of snapshots from the LM Partner Appreciation Party that took place during GIE+EXPO. Aspirations of a good time LM Publisher Bill Roddy (left) and Gage Roberts of The Aspire Software Co. agreed that The Crashers’ cover of Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’’’ was worth the price of admission. The best seats in the place From the Goose Island Beer... 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

The LM crew takes on GIE+EXPO

November 15, 2019By

A wave of panic came over me as I stood in the LM booth at GIE+EXPO. Two guys I didn’t know were assembling camera equipment. The sales team members were divvying up print materials. My editorial team was comparing notes as to who had what meeting. I did a count. There were 16 people wearing Landscape Management shirts. I suddenly... 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