Aided By Social Media, Dealer Recovers Loader

Call it a Facebook assist: After the owners of Messick’s Farm Equipment in Elizabethtown, Pa. posted clear video of thieves stealing a compact track loader from the dealership’s Bendersville, Pa. branch in…

Kawasaki Names New OEM Department Manager

Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. Engines Division has announced the promotion of Todd Sytsma to manager, OEM department. Sytsma, a Grand Rapids native, has worked as an OEM sales manager at…

John Deere Plans Free Concert

Deere & Co. has announced further commitment to Farm Rescue, a nonprofit partner, by hosting a virtual country music benefit on Dec. 9 at 8 p.m. EST. Since its inception in 2005, Farm…

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Reacting, Adapting To Extreme Weather Around The Country

Dealers in Iowa are still trying to recover from the epic and rare “derecho” wind storm that hammered much of the state and Midwest on August 10 as the rare confluence of thunderstorms across a broad straight line front led to sustained 70-110 MPH winds in the disaster zone…

New From Ferris: IS 6200 Zero-Turn Mower

For the Spring 2021 season, Ferris is introducing the brand’s largest and most powerful zero-turn mower yet. The IS 6200 is bringing Ferris back into the high horsepower diesel market. Powered…

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October 2020

October 2020

COVER STORY- Dealer Trims Turnaround In Colorado Springs - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – Craig’s Power Equipment is led by owner Craig Eldridge, office manager Vicky Regan and Craig’s son Griffin, 27, general manager. Craig’s other son, Alec, 29 is a service writer and...

August 2020

August 2020

COVER – Massachusetts Dealership Is A Family Affair – PLYMOUTH, Mass. – The last few months have shaken the foundation of what sustainability looks like for the power equipment industry due to COVID-19. While many family-owned and operated businesses are struggling to...

June 2020

June 2020

COVER – Oregon Dealer Remains True To Saw Shop Roots – MCMINNVILLE, Oregon – Riding a wave of community growth and customer demand to significantly increase revenues in the 20+ years since he bought the dealership, Northwest Logging Supply owner Alex Botten has...