TAG: Walker Manufacturing

Editor’s Note: Walker ways

August 23, 2018By

Have you ever visited a company and instantly knew that everyone who worked there was on the same page—and wondered how they got there? That’s the feeling I got when I visited Walker Manufacturing in July for the Walker Family Reunion III. The event, which celebrated production of the company’s 150,000th mower, was held on Walker’s 60-acre campus in Fort... read more

Walker Family Reunion celebrates milestone mower and more

July 17, 2018By

Walker Manufacturing’s “family style” of doing business was on display July 13-15 at the Walker Family Reunion III. The event, which celebrated the company’s 150,000th mower earlier this year, was held on Walker’s 60-acre campus in Fort Collins, Colo. The manufacturer hosted similar events in 2000 and 2008 to mark the manufacturing of the 50,000th and 100,000th mowers, respectively. “This... read more

Walker Manufacturing to celebrate production milestone

March 5, 2018By

Walker Manufacturing Co., producers of the Walker mower, will host its third milestone production celebration July 13-15. The event, called the Walker Family Reunion, will celebrate the production of Walker Mower No. 150,000 and will mark 40 years since the creation of the first Walker mower. “We are a company that likes to celebrate,” said Walker President Bob Walker. “We... read more

Walker Manufacturing S14 Mower

December 31, 2016By

The MS is the original design of the Walker, built to be compact and maneuverable. It uses a smaller engine and simplified drive train and shares most of the features of the high-performance models. The S14 is new for 2014, and it represents a significant change in the Walker line. The nimble S14 uses Hydro-Gear® ZT3100 transaxles and a 12.5-in.... read more

Walker creates new website, intros dealer credit giveaway

March 17, 2015By

Walker Manufacturing designed a new website to highlight the productivity benefits of Walker mowers—TheWalkerAdvantage.com. Plus, it created a dealer credit giveaway as part of the site launch. The website bases its productivity calculations on seven advantages that include compact, agile, steering, balance, trimming, reach and view. In addition, its Walker Productivity Calculator feature is based on two years of testing... read more

Walker awards mower to North Carolina contractor

November 5, 2014By

Walker Manufacturing awarded Joel Owen of Landsmen Forest, Lawn & Garden in Banner Elk, N.C., a mower as part of a giveaway at 2014 GIE+EXPO. The contest entailed participants to use the Walker productivity calculator to be entered for the mower giveaway. Owen was selected from a pool of over 300 entrants. “While we feel like we have always provided... read more