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Companies in the News: Dwyer Group changes name; Ariens celebrates milestone; Monster Tree Service expands into Colorado; SnowEx names contest winner

October 3, 2018By

Dwyer Franchising (Dwyer Group) changed its corporate name to Neighborly, effective immediately. The decision follows the rapid success of the consumer-facing Neighborly platform, developed a little more than a year ago to unite all of its service franchise brands under one umbrella. The new trade name supports the community of home service experts’ approach for providing an easier way for... read more

Ariens updates Compact Sno-Thro series

October 31, 2017By

Aries updates the Compact Sno-Thro Series Ariens upgraded the engine on the Compact Sno-Thro series for 2018 to the 223cc Ariens AX engine. “With the addition of a more powerful engine on our Compact series, we’ve created a small Sno-Thro with a big punch,” Medden said. “We wanted to create an option for homeowners in urban settings, who may not... read more

Gravely redesigns Pro-Walk, Yamaha adds carbureted V-Twin engines

October 31, 2017By

Gravely redesigns Pro-Walk Gravely unveiled its redesigned Pro-Walk commercial walk-behind mower. “The new Gravely Pro-Walk was designed following feedback that we’ve received from landscape contractors across the country,” said Trae Humphreys, senior commercial product manager of Ariens Co. “It features upgrades that increase efficiency and make this mower one of the easiest walk-behinds to operate. We really kept the user... read more

Ariens to offer 21-inch snow thrower

September 6, 2017By

Ariens launched the Professional 21 single-stage snow thrower, a 21-inch compact and durable model for snow-removal professionals. The Professional 21 features a spring-loaded scraper bar that self-adjusts to follow the contours of the ground, a thick paddle that cleans to the surface and optimal handlebar positions for system performance and user comfort. Additionally, the Professional 21 includes an hour meter to... read more

SIMA wraps up in Montreal, heads to Cleveland in 2018

June 27, 2017By

As half the U.S. survived a blistering heat wave last week, the Snow & Ice Association (SIMA) escaped to The Palais des congrès de Montréal June 20-23 to discuss the white stuff. The Canadians welcomed SIMA’s 20th annual Snow & Ice Symposium with open arms. It was the first time the association’s trade show and educational seminar visited Canada; 51... read more

Ariens to sell aftermarket parts business to Arrowhead Engineered Products

November 30, 2016By

Ariens Co. entered into a definitive agreement to sell its aftermarket parts business to Arrowhead Engineered Products of Blaine, Minn. The sale is expected to be complete by the end of 2016. Both companies are privately-held and terms of the agreement will not be disclosed. The aftermarket parts business includes the Stens brand, sold directly to independent power equipment dealers,... read more