Considering the ongoing revolution in how we access and consume contents, Kohler says it deliberately designed its new service to give a global audience free access to speeches about current critical issues of our business. The manufacturer has planned a series of web events that will be live streamed on Facebook and Instagram.
Power Equipment Systems, Salem, Ore., has acquired distribution rights for KOHLER Engines from H.G. Makelim, based in San Francisco. The transition, which goes into effect on March 1, 2019, coincides with the announced retirement of Jim Hess, president of H.G. Makelim.
Killians Inc. of Hickory, N.C., is a family-owned dealership that was founded in 1963. Sharon Killian Radke and Susan Killian Kirby are the third generation owners, with the fourth generation now taking a role in marketing and sales.
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.