INDUSTRY NEWS & EVENTS

Snapper Sponsors USA Today’s Men’s, Women’s Tournament Brackets

Briggs & Stratton-owned Snapper will be the official sponsor of the USA Today 2021 men’s and women’s basketball tournament brackets this March. 24 million basketball fans will visit the…

Rotary Adds NJ, Eastern Penn. Manager

Rotary Corp. has appointed Ralph Baron territory manager for New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania, according to an announcement by Mark Smith, Chief Sales Officer. Baron was previously a sales…

Stihl Launches New Learning Management System

The new and improved Stihl iCademy free web-based training platform is primarily designed for independent Stihl dealers and their employees, and is also accessible for vocational training. The…

Walbro Makes Organizational Changes

Walbro, LLC has announced an organizational restructuring build around three autonomous business units—each business unit will have its own operations, engineering, finance, sales, program…

Briggs To Invest In Alabama Plant

Briggs To Invest In Alabama Plant

In Briggs & Stratton LLC’s first significant capital project under the company’s new ownership, the manufacturer will invest $9.4 million in new equipment and add 34 employees at its…

GIE+EXPO ToGo Extended

GIE+EXPO ToGo Extended

Show organizers have launched GIE+EXPO ToGo, a free online portal that will connect industry…

Rotary Announces New Manager For Upper Midwest

Rotary Announces New Manager For Upper Midwest

Rotary Corp. has appointed Roy AlderseBaes territory manager for North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa, according to an announcement by Mark Smith, Chief Sales Officer….

Stihl Sponsors Capitol Christmas Tree

Stihl Sponsors Capitol Christmas Tree

Each year a different national forest is selected to provide a tree to appear on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol building for the holiday season, and this year, under the theme, Experience Your Nature, the Grand…

INDUSTRY EVENTS

Listings are submitted months in advance. Always verify dates and locations with contacts prior to making plans to attend.

National Hardware Trade Show

MAY 11-13, 2021 – Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada. Call 203-840-5622; visit nationalhardwareshow.com

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute annual meeting

JUNE 22-24, 2021 – American Club, Kohler, Wisonsin. Call 703-549-7600; visit opei.org

Equipment & Engine Training Council annual meeting

OCTOBER 18-20, 2021 – GIE+EXPO, Louisville, Kentucky. Call 888-406-1810; visit eetc.org/event/eetcconference2020

GIE+EXPO

OCTOBER 20-22, 2021 – Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Kentucky. Call 800-558-8767; visit gie-expo.com

North American Dealer Conference

NOVEMBER 16-18, 2021 – TBD, Dallas, Texas. Call 203-840-5622; visit nadealerconference.com

Midwest Ag Expo

JANUARY 26-27, 2022 – Gordyville USA Arena, North Gifford, Illinois. Visit mseda.com/about/midwest-ag-expo

Combined annual meeting of Midwest-Southeastern Equipment Dealers Association, MSEDA, United Equipment Dealers Association and Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Association

FEBRUARY 27-MARCH 1, 2022 – Marriott Riverfront, Savannah, Georgia. Visit dseda.org