KIOTI Tractor’s new 60,000 square foot Canadian Distribution Center in Mississauga, Ont., is intended to speed parts and equipment deliveries to Canadian dealers and help the company expand its dealer network in the country.
The Rural Lifestyle Dealer staff joined nearly 30,000 attendees at the 2018 GIE+Expo, viewing more than 450 exhibits. The number of exhibits and attendees set a new record again this year, showing the continued strength of the rural lifestyle market.
KIOTI Tractor has broken ground on an expansion of its North American headquarters in Wendell, N.C., with an estimate for completion in late 2019. The additional 162,750 sq.-ft. of warehouse space will facilitate the company’s planned employee growth of 15% in 2 years' time, and provide warehouse and assembly space for its current and future product lines.
Alyn Brown of Level Up Development, who is also a technology contributor to Rural Lifestyle Dealer, highlights products that stood out to him at the 2019 GIE+Expo, including equipment from Mean Green, Ariens, Bad Boy and Ferris.
Yanmar was founded in 1912 and developed the world's first commercially viable small diesel engine in 1933. The diesel engine has continued as our core business ever since, our key tool in the rationalization and modernization of agriculture, fishing and industry.
Virginia Beach-based STIHL Inc., produces a full line of high-quality, handheld outdoor power equipment including blowers, trimmers, brushcutters, and multi-task tools, as well as the number one selling brand of chainsaws worldwide. STIHL Inc. manufactures over 260 model variations of handheld outdoor power equipment for sale in the U.S. and around the world.