Category: Magazine

April 2001

Saturday, April 21, 2001

Power Equipment Trade’s April issue focuses on power blowers, with the latest blower news. The first blower spec chart is provided, along with a discussion of the blower being a target of regulators despite advances in technology. An investigation of the latest low-noise, low-emissions blower offering from the Echo PB-230LN is provided, and a Florida…


March 2001

Wednesday, March 21, 2001

Power Equipment Trade’s March issue looks at promoting dealer features and special events. Also, Green Acres is featured for soaring sales. An in-depth look at Stihl’s new FC85 solid drive stick edger is provided as well.


January/February 2001

Sunday, January 21, 2001

Power Equipment Trade’s January/February issue spotlights Denver’s Paul Cicero and Danny Cedar for running a successful, contractor-based power equipment dealership, South Side Total Power. PET dissects the responses to the 2000 Dealer Survey and trends affecting industry. Also, it discusses that small improvements in dealership appearance can add up to better customer relations.


December 2000

Wednesday, December 6, 2000

Power Equipment Trade’s December 2000 Trimmer Brushcutter annual features new products, new technology, spec charts and a special 2001 product preview. PET takes a look at the new “Recirculator” engine design from Maruyama, and an Indiana dealer is featured for taking a lemon location and makin’ some lemonade. Finally, the issue discusses the need for…


November 2000

Monday, November 6, 2000

Power Equipment Trade’s November issue honors Virginia’s Clay Dickinson as PET’s 2000 Dealer of the Year for his work on NAEDA’s OPE Dealer Council to develop a dialogue concerning warranty issues. The Showroom spotlights top kart suppliers, and an article discusses the benefits of starting early in planning for an open house in the coming…


October 2000

Friday, October 6, 2000

Power Equipment Trade’s October issue features the humble lawnmower, industry’s backbone. New products and features are highlighted in this issue, along with a preview of next year’s products with PET’s Mower & Accessories preview. The issue presents the struggles with labor and weather woes that landscapers are facing. Also, a Boston area dealership is mentioned…


September 2000

Wednesday, September 6, 2000

Power Equipment Trade’s September PowerGuide issue brings dealers industry’s most comprehensive database for products and OEM and distributor contacts and more, plus the most thorough coverage of Expo 2000 available. The Expo is featured in detail for delivering educational, recreational, and business networking opportunities. For three days, it was the biggest new product showroom in…


July/August 2000

Thursday, July 6, 2000

Power Equipment Trade’s July/August issue is the annual International Lawn, Garden and Power Equipment Expo preview. It is loaded with show information, special features and more, giving readers the complete scoop on EXPO 2000. The USLMRA 2000 mower racing season cuts a wide swath with new features that make it strong competition. Also, Louisville’s top…


June 2000

Tuesday, June 6, 2000

Power Equipment Trade’s June issue features a new product teardown and product specifications for almost every production chain saw in the world. Tanaka’s new TCS3401 bucket saw features high performance and light weight. Another article discusses how better performance can be achieved through sharpening, rather than simply filing. Finally, Off the Handle talks saws and…


May 2000

Saturday, May 6, 2000

Power Equipment Trade’s May issue mentions the computer and software issues heating up in the power equipment industry as software developers begin integrating business management and EDI systems. A day in the life of a dealership with and without computers is provided, and an article features Florida dealership Al’s Small Engine for the profit it…