TAG: Companies in the News

Companies in the News: Husqvarna receives environmental awards; Stihl celebrates 60th anniversary of Contra chainsaw; SiteOne partners with Bassmaster Elite Series

May 22, 2019By

The Husqvarna Group received the 2019 Arkansas Environmental Technology Award for its manufacturing plant in Nashville, Ark. In 2015, the manufacturer launched “Sustainovate,” an innovation-based initiative to make sustainability a real competitive advantage and to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by one-third before the end of 2035. As a result, in 2017, Husqvarna installed a 1.4-megawatt solar array at the Nashville... read more

Companies in the News: Briggs & Stratton wins a manufacturer of the year award; Hunter recognized with energy leadership award; and more from CenterSquare Advisory, Kubota Tractor Corp. and Stepstone

May 8, 2019By

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp named Briggs & Stratton Corp. the winner of the 2019 Manufacturer of the Year award in the category of medium manufacturer with 151 to 500 employees. Briggs & Stratton earned the honor based on a range of criteria, including its economic impact, community involvement and corporate responsibility and commitment to workforce development and excellence. The company has... read more

Companies in the News: Case celebrates 50 years of skid-steers; Kohler Co. moves engine manufacturing plant and more from Davey Tree and Husqvarna

April 24, 2019By

Case Construction Equipment celebrated 50 years of skid-steer manufacturing with a ceremony on April 3 at its Wichita, Kan., plant. Case first built skid-steers in 1969 at its Burlington, Iowa, facility, before eventually moving production to Wichita. “Skid-steers completely transformed the construction equipment landscape, and Case has played a leading role in the evolution and development of this product category... read more

Companies in the News: ASV Holdings adds more dealers to its network; Isuzu celebrates 35th anniversary in U.S.; and more from Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado, Kioti Tractor and Case

April 3, 2019By

ASV Holdings added several new dealers to its dealer network in Q4 of 2018: R&S Industries, Robin Rents and Kruseman Implement, plus new locations for Heavy Machines, Buckeye Power Sales and Delta Power Equipment. “At ASV, we understand that the customer experience starts with the dealer,” said Justin Rupar, ASV vice president of sales and marketing. “That’s why we work... read more

Companies in the News: ASV honors top dealers; The Greenery snags award; Heritage Landscape Supply Group makes 2 acquisitions

February 6, 2019By

ASV Holdings, a manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid-steers, named its 2018 dealer award winners. The awards honored top-performing and loyal members of its list of dealers at the company’s annual dealer meeting. ASV named Ontario-based Regional Tractor Sales as the 2018 Dealer of the Year due to the company’s exceptional sales, performance and loyalty. The... read more

Companies in the News: Toro mower giveaway winner receives aerator; Davey snags spot on Forbes list; Greenworks enters into new partnership; Monster Tree expands

May 9, 2018By

Jose Arroyo of Jose’s Lawn Service and Landscaping in Lyman, S.C., winner of Toro’s 2017 GIE+EXPO Giveaway, has taken delivery of his new 24-inch stand-on aerator just in time for spring. “We’re excited to put this new aerator to work,” said Arroyo. “The fact that the Toro 24-inch stand-on aerator can get in and out of gates easily and reach... read more