TAG: Companies in the News

Companies in the News: Deere facility celebrates 20 years; Davey eyes expansion; and more from Kioti, Green Pest Solutions

August 9, 2017By

John Deere recently commemorated the 20-year anniversary of its Turf Care manufacturing facility in Fuquay-Varina, N.C., with its employees, their families and the local community on the Turf Care Facility grounds. The company also honored 19 employees who have worked at the facility since the doors opened in 1997. “Over the past 20 years, we’ve cultivated a team of professionals... read more

Companies in the News: Ditch Witch, Grasshopper, Caterpillar visit White House for product showcase; Case CE donates skid-steer to garden initiative

July 26, 2017By

Three green industry manufacturers participated in the Made in America Product Showcase at the White House July 17. The event was designed to celebrate American-made products and encourage other companies to manufacture their products in the U.S. President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence joined members of Congress and cabinet secretaries in attending the event. Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine... read more

Companies in the News: Lawn Butler named best of Utah; more from Deere, Case, Akehurst

June 21, 2017By

Best of State, a Utah organization that recognizes the top businesses and people in the state, selected Lawn Butler as the Best Business Service Provider in Utah. It was the first time a landscape contractor won the award. Lawn Butler, which is currently growing organically at a rate of 320 percent per year, also brought home three more awards. “Our team has worked... read more

Companies in the News: Ariens Co. launches new concept store; Mosquito Joe supports malaria; American LandMaster plans new headquarters

May 18, 2017By

Ariens Co. hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony at Brillion Power Equipment, the company’s new concept store. Ariens Co. Chairman and CEO Dan Ariens, Brillion Power Equipment Business Partner and Store Manager Mike Buboltz, Wisconsin State Assembly Rep. Ron Tusler, Brillion Mayor Gary Deiter and Ariens Co. representatives attended the event. The event featured a test riding area for... read more

Companies in the News: Ruppert adds nametags to field uniforms; Ditch Witch holds demo event; Dixie partners with NASCAR driver

May 3, 2017By

Ruppert Landscape has updated its uniform standards and will now require all field personnel in the company’s landscape management division to wear a nametag. The nametag, which will be worn in the safety vest pocket, will include the employee’s name, title and years of service. Field personnel at all 15 branches should be equipped within the month. “In today’s fast-paced... read more

Companies in the News: Lawn Doctor launches West Houston franchise; Caretaker, Heads Up awarded; more from Toro, Case, Kioti, Marty Grunder

March 29, 2017By

Lawn Doctor opened a new lawn care franchise in West Houston. The franchise provides customized lawn care services, including fertilization, weed control, aeration and shrub care. Houston resident Shahul Hameed, who has a degree in chemical engineering and an MBA, owns the new franchise. “It matters that I give my customers comprehensive information about our services, with sufficient technical detail to feel... read more