Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG), headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is focused on providing power to get work done and make people's lives better. Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment, and is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, pressure washer, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®
, Billy Goat®
brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. For additional information, please visit www.basco.com and www.briggsandstratton.comNature of Business
Briggs & Stratton product lines span across a number of different outdoor power equipment categories. To best support and reflect these categories, our business is structured into four main vertical groups: Global Engines & Power Group, Global Turf & Consumer Products Group, Global Standby & Job Site Products Group and Global Support Group. We also have a Shared Services function comprised of a number of departments that provide global support across all verticals.
About the Global Engines & Power Group:
The Engines segment offers engines primarily for various lawn and garden equipment applications, which include walk-behind lawn mowers, riding lawn mowers, garden tillers and snow throwers; and industrial, construction, agricultural and other consumer applications that include generators, pumps and pressure washers. It also manufactures replacement engines and service parts. This segment sells its products directly, as well as through sales and service distributors.
What they make:
Horizontal and vertical engines.
About Global Turf & Consumer Products Group:
The Global Turf & Consumer Products Group offers portable and standby generators, pressure washers, snow throwers and lawn and garden powered equipment. It sells its products through various channels of retail distribution, including consumer home centers, warehouse clubs, mass merchants and independent dealers.
What they make:
Walk/ride mowers, handheld equipment, snow throwers, outdoor cleaning, portable generators, water pumps, chore power equipment, etc.Quality Standard
BRIGGS & STRATTON®
-- Engine, power products, lawn & garden products.
-- Lawn & garden products CategoriesConstruction Equipment & Related Products -- Contractors' Equipment & Supplies