TAG: Husqvarna

Husqvarna: ST 131 Snow Blower

November 16, 2017By

Husqvarna’s ST 131 Snow Blower is perfect for professional landscapers who want a reliable, efficient machine to easily transport and maneuver, and clear driveways, walkways and narrow paths. Lightweight and compact, the ST 131 has a 21-in. cutting deck and can remove up to 8 in. of snow. Other features include a remote chute rotator for a more simplified and... read more

People on the Move: SiteOne hires new vp; Husqvarna appoints new vice chair of standards committee; Consultant Cupp wins Kolbe Professional Award; and more from Brandt, LandCare and Buyers Products

November 8, 2017By

SiteOne Landscape Supply hired John Gertz as vice president of category management for the agronomics category. Gertz’s main responsibility will be to lead SiteOne’s agronomics product business and manage supplier partnerships in this space. Gertz has been working in the green industry since 1995, starting in sales and marketing roles with both basic discovery and post-patent chemical manufacturers, including Dow... read more

Husqvarna enters stand-on mower market, offers cloud-based solution for fleet management

November 8, 2017By

While at the 2017 GIE+EXPO, LM caught up with Husqvarna’s George Reister and Steve Uljua to learn more about the latest updates from the company, including its entry into the stand-on market with a new zero-turn model and its cloud-based system, Fleet Services. read more

RedMax expands its commercial lines

October 19, 2017By

RedMax, an outdoor power equipment brand from Husqvarna, is presenting its 2018 portfolio of professional products at GIE+EXPO Oct. 18-20 in Louisville, Ky. RedMax has expanded its lineup to include a new line of commercial zero-turn mowers, chainsaws and battery-powered handhelds and accessories. “Developing innovative and reliable products for commercial use is paramount for us,” said Jeff Dewosky, vice president... read more

Husqvarna updates portfolio, launches fleet service

October 18, 2017By

Husqvarna is releasing an update to its portfolio at the GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 18-20. The line includes updates to wheeled, handheld, battery-powered and accessory products. The company is also launching its cloud-based Fleet Services system in early 2018, which connects lawn and tree care operators and their entire fleet of machines. “As the masters of cutting, we are the only... read more

Husqvarna: 536LiPT5 Pole Saw

October 16, 2017By

Designed for professionals, Husqvarna’s 536LiPT5 telescopic battery pole saw has a 15-ft. telescopic reach and a performance that surpasses gasoline equivalents. Its lightweight design, excellent ergonomics and quiet operation makes this professional pole saw ideal to use in any location at any time of day. With a market leading performance of 66 feet per second chain speed and an industry... read more