Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 21:23 EDT

Latest Ariens Stories

2013-12-02 16:24:22

CHICAGO, Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products serving businesses and institutions, today announced that it has signed a contract to sell all of the assets associated with Gempler's, Ben Meadows and AW Direct, previously maintained under Grainger's Specialty Brands portfolio. In aggregate, the three brands represent an estimated $90 million in revenue in 2013. The company does not expect this...

2013-12-02 16:24:20

BRILLION, Wis., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ariens Company has signed a definitive agreement to acquire select assets of three specialty direct marketing brands from W. W. Grainger, Inc. Gempler's®, Ben Meadows® and AW Direct® will become part of the Wisconsin-based outdoor power equipment manufacturing and distribution company when the agreement closes by January 1, 2014. No other terms of the agreement will be disclosed. "As we grow the distribution side of the business these companies...

2012-03-15 10:55:00

Power Equipment Direct Announces Best Entry-Level Lawn Tractors. Recommendations Based on Sales History and Customer Reviews. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 Today PowerEquipmentDirect.com announced its recommendations for the best entry-level lawn tractors. "If you've got a big yard and you don't want to push a mower all over it, get a lawn tractor to make mowing more enjoyable," said Todd Gwaltney, resident lawn mower expert at Power Equipment Direct. "With a lawn tractor, you can...

2011-11-23 11:00:00

Power Equipment Direct Adds Snapper Snow Blowers. Online Superstore Continues to Expand Snowblower Offering. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) November 23, 2011 Today Power Equipment Direct announced it is now a national retailer of Snapper snow blowers. "Snapper snow blowers are loaded with user features to make your job easier," said Kriss Schrader, resident snow blower product expert at PowerEquipmentDirect.com. "Powered with Briggs & Stratton OHV engines, these bad boys will make short work...

2011-08-22 16:30:00

Snow Blowers Direct Adds Cub Cadet Snow Blowers. Online Superstore Continues to Grow Snowblower Offering. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) August 22, 2011 Today Snow Blowers Direct announced it is now a national retailer of Cub Cadet snow blowers. "We're thrilled to offer a brand with the reputation and track-record for excellence that Cub Cadet has established," said Kriss Schrader, resident product expert at SnowBlowersDirect.com. "These burly snowblowers will devour heavy snows and keep your...

2011-08-09 00:00:28

Snow Blowers Direct Adds Honda Snow Blowers. Snow Blower Superstore Continues to Grow Product Offering. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) August 08, 2011 Today Snow Blowers Direct announced the addition of Honda snow blowers. "Honda is one of the most respected names in outdoor power equipment," said Kriss Schrader, resident product expert at SnowBlowersDirect.com. "These snow blowers have some of the most reliable, efficient engines on the market to help you clear all the snow mother nature drops on...

2011-07-07 00:00:29

Mowers Direct Announces Best Edgers. Recommendations Based on Field Tests and Customer Reviews. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) July 06, 2011 Today MowersDirect.com announced its recommendations for the best lawn edgers. "Turning your lawn from good to great can be as simple as adding an edger to your repertoire of lawn tools," said Todd Gwaltney, resident product expert at Mowers Direct. "You can have sharp, well-maintained grass borders around your driveways, walks and flower beds."...

2011-06-04 00:00:29

Mowers Direct Announces Best Electric Mowers. Top Rated Corded Electric Lawn Mowers Recommended. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) June 03, 2011 Today MowersDirect.com announced its recommendations for the best corded electric lawn mowers. "Electric mowers are a great choice for smaller yards because they're quiet and require no oil changes or upkeep," said Todd Gwaltney, resident product expert at Mowers Direct. "Just plug it in and go." Since its inception in 2008, the Web-only superstore has put...

2011-05-27 00:00:30

Mowers Direct Lists Best Self-Propelled Mowers; Recommendations Based on Field Tests and Customer Reviews BOLINGBROOK, IL (PRWEB) May 26, 2011 Today MowersDirect.com announced its recommendations for the best self-propelled lawn mowers. "Self-propelled lawn mowers will do the hard work for you," said Todd Gwaltney, product expert at Mowers Direct. "If you want to expend less energy as you mow or your yard has some inclines or hills, a self-propelled mower will make your job much easier."...

2011-05-20 00:00:30

Mowers Direct Announces Best Reel Mowers. Top Rated Hand Push Reel Mowers Recommended. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) May 18, 2011 Today MowersDirect.com announced its recommendations for best reel mowers. "Reel mowers are great choices for smaller yards because they're lightweight, require almost no maintenance and are the most quiet mowing option, " said Todd Gwaltney, resident product expert at Mowers Direct. "Plus, if you don't bag your clippings, they will fertilize your lawn as they...