TAG: Power Tools

Stihl acquires shares of Greenworks’ parent company

June 1, 2016By

Stihl acquired a minority share of the Globe Tools Group, a manufacturer of corded and cordless outdoor power tools under the Greenworks brand. Terms of the deal and the size of the stake purchased were not disclosed. The two companies complement each other in the cordless and corded electric power tools markets and intend to create a cooperative partnership and achieve... read more

Ep. 4: Quieter, Cleaner, Efficient – Todays Power Equipment

December 12, 2012By

It seems like every day you read about another town trying to ban the use of outdoor power equipment used by professional landscape contractors. If it’s not a restriction on what hours of the day we can operate, it’s decibels and emissions. Now before you grab your bamboo rake and hand trimmer, listen, Roger Phelps, Promotional Communications Manager at Stihl,... read more