TAG: GIE+EXPO 2015

Ferris releases new mowers

October 29, 2015By

Briggs & Stratton brand Ferris launched new mowers at GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 21-23. Ferris’ Soft Ride Stand-On Z2 mower features an adjustable operator platform. Its max speed is 10 mph with a three-position ground speed. It is available with either a 52- or 61-inch iCD Cutting System coupled with a 1/4-inch Marbain steel blade. Customers select a Briggs... read more

Dow gives away sprayer, another chance to win

October 29, 2015By

At GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., earlier this month, Dow AgroSciences gave away a PermaGreen Triumph sprayer as part of its Defend Your Turf Giveaway. The winner was lawn care operator Jason Creel, owner of Alabama Lawn Pros, based in Trussville, Ala. There’s still another chance to win. The contest continues with the giveaway of a Z-Spray Z-Max sprayer on or... read more

Kubota adds RTV, mowers to product line

October 29, 2015By

Kubota Tractor presented an addition to its RTV-X Series line, three new commercial walk-behind gas-powered mowers and the ZB Series line of zero-turn diesel-powered mowers. RTV-X Series The new RTV-X1140 features a Kubota K-Vertible cargo conversion system, which transforms the vehicle from two passengers and a large cargo bed to four passengers and a cargo bed. “The RTV-X1140 has a... read more

Cub Cadet unveils Pro Z zero-turn at GIE+EXPO

October 29, 2015By

Cub Cadet displayed its new Pro Z 100 Series Zero-Turn mower at the GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 21-23. “Landscape professionals need equipment that shows up ready to work hard—all day, every day with no exceptions,” said Emily Sword, Cub Cadet director of brand marketing. “To deliver on that, we built added strength into every aspect of the Pro Z 100... read more

DeWalt expands battery-powered line

October 29, 2015By

DeWalt expanded its offering of professional-grade battery-powered Outdoor Power Equipment at GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 21-23. The expansion adds a 40v Max Brushless Backpack Blower and 40v Max Brushless Chainsaw to the existing 40v Max system from DeWalt. The 40v Max Brushless Backpack Blower generates up to 450 cubic feet per minute (CFM) of air volume at 140 mph.... read more

Dixie Chopper updates Silver Eagle zero-turn series

October 29, 2015By

Complete with a World War II tank, live bald eagle and more, Dixie Chopper’s “Chopper Army,” a military-themed marketing campaign, returned to GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 21-23. But it wasn’t all fun and games for Dixie. The company also released its 2016 product lineup, which featured updates and cosmetic enhancements to its existing zero-turn, walk-behind and stand-on models. “Dixie... read more