Insider Header
FocusOn Landscapers | FocusOn Equipment Rentals | FocusOn Mining, Aggregates & Construction | FocusOn Land Improvement Contractors
Spacer
GENERAL WIRE
Trending Industry Stories
Spacer
Keeping Dealership Customers And Employees Safe
Sany America Sponsors J.D. Motorsports As Nascar Returns To Racing
Responding to COVID-19: State DOTs Videos from the Frontlines - Worth a Watch
Snake-Oil Classic™ from General Pipe Cleaners Preserves & Protects Sewer Cables & Equipment
Stretching Your Productivity: Must-Have Compact Equipment Attachments
Bobcat Company Introduces Four All-New, 60 Frame-Size R-Series Loaders
This Fully Autonomous Lawnmower Is Uprooting Commercial Landscaping
"Battery butter" could give solid state batteries a much-needed boost
NEWS FROM GIE+EXPO Greenworks Commercial Unveils The U.S.’S Only Battery Powered Portable Capstan Winch
TruGreen Announces List of Top U.S. Buggiest Cities
OPEI Resources For Coronavirus Response
Trump-Favored Construction Firm Involved In Ongoing Inspector General Investigation Wins $1.3B Border Wall Contract
ARA launches 'Clean. Safe. Essential.' Campaign
Spacer

Spacer
Name*

Spacer
Email*

Spacer
City*

Spacer
State/Province*

Spacer

Spacer
Ariens To Manufacture Zero-Turns In Britain

Original source: Ariens

Screen Shot 2019-09-16 at 4.02.18 PM.png

Ariens Co has announced that production of Ariens brand zero-turn mowers will commence at the company’s factory in Great Haseley, Oxfordshire. It’s belie??ved these will be the first zero-turns to be manufactured in Europe.

AriensCo reports seeing an exceptional growth in demand for zero-turn mowers in the UK and Europe. This follows similar trends in the US, where sales h?ave more than tripled since 2003 as the popularity among users has soared. According to industry analysis, zero-turn sales in Europe have grown more than 30% over the last four years, making them the fastest growing category of ride-on mowers and third fastest in the lawn and garden power equipment sector.

“Sales of zero-turns in Europe have experienced exceptional growth over the past three years,” says Darren Spencer, Vice President - EMEA and Asia. “AriensCo has experienced this growth in numerous markets and, based upon extensive research with our distribution partners, we expect the growth to continue. This industry analysis points to the many opportunities to be met by producing zero-turns at our Great Haseley plant. We currently sell into ten different countries within Europe and aim to increase our European footprint in 2020. Future growth will accelerate as the benefits of zero-turn mowers are understood by customers. Zero-turn users are experiencing increased speed of cut and greater versatility over tractors and out-fronts.”

During 2019 AriensCo continues to make significant investment in the Oxfordshire factory in preparation for zero-tu??rn production, including a new production line, fixtures and tooling. The UK will be manufacturing CE zero-turns for European markets only and will initially be producing the IKON, APEX and ZENITH models. Close collaboration with the US will be maintained to ensure products match up to Ariens’ reputation for manufacturing quality.

Zero-turn production in the UK is seen to offer significant advantages, allowing for rapid delivery and improved availability throughout the year. There is also potential for zero-turns to be adapted with features and benefits to meet local market needs. Increased utilisation of the manufacturing facility at Great Haseley will provide operational cost benefits and will generate a number of new jobs for the area. The first zero-turn to come off the production line will be at the end of October.

... GO TO Ariens To Make Zero-Turns In Britain TO READ MORE

Google Email Twitter Linkedin Facebook

Spacer
The FocusOn Group

FocusOn Landscapers
FocusOn Equipment Rentals & Retailers
FocusOn Mining, Aggregates & Construction
FocusOn Land Improvement Contractors
About

The FocusOn Industry Insider, bringing you breaking news and information relevant to your industry.
Contact

We hope you enjoy this no charge service for FocusOn subscribers. Suggestions for making the Insider better? editor@thefocusongroup.com.

Would you like to advertise with us?
Advertising Inquiry
Email to a friend Subscribe Advertise