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Can the Stihl Dealer Network Be Relevant in the Internet Sales Age?

Can the Stihl Dealer Network Be Relevant in the Internet Sales Age?

The Stihl dealer network is arguably the most important aspect of their business model. It’s the concept of having a brand specialist there to support you during the sale and for you to work with on your maintenance and repairs throughout the life of your tool. That’s fine for the older generations – they like […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
Milwaukee M18 Fuel Hedge Trimmer 11

Milwaukee M18 Fuel Hedge Trimmer Review 2726

When I was a kid, I absolutely hated it when Mom and Dad declared that it was Yard Day. Most of it wasn’t so bad, but I dreaded trimming the hedges. It meant dragging those 50-foot extension cords all around the yard to different outlets all morning. Pros, of course, don’t mess with the extension […]

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Outdoor Power Equipment Reviews: Your Source for OPE

Here at Pro Tool Reviews, we cover new products in the outdoor power equipment industry (OPE). With cordless technology driving major OPE manufacturers towards battery, it’s a natural fit. However, we never expected the industry to grow to quite the size that it has. Back in 2016, we started the OPE Reviews website. If you haven’t […]

EGO Commercial Lawn Care Equipment Line is Coming!

EGO Commercial Lawn Care Equipment Coming Soon!

OPE Reviews is reporting that EGO has a commercial line of battery-powered outdoor power equipment in the works. EGO Commercial lawn care is a sector that the brand has intentionally stayed away from for a while, insisting that their target market is the homeowner. They’ve accomplished the task by making some of the best battery-powered […]

Stanley Black and Decker Buys Into MTD

Stanley Black and Decker Buys Into MTD, Option for Full Buyout

Apparently, Stanley Black and Decker is in pretty solid financial shape after their purchase and public relaunch of Craftsman. Next on their radar is MTD, a wide-reaching lawn care company that includes Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt, Remington, Robomow, Yard Machines, Rover, Wolf-Garten, and Bolens. So Stanley Black and Decker buys into MTD, what’s next? Stanley Black […]

Review8.9(out of 10)
Milwaukee M18 Fuel String Trimmer

Milwaukee M18 Fuel String Trimmer Review

As we continue our review series of this Spring’s latest outdoor power equipment, we come to the new Milwaukee M18 Fuel String Trimmer. It’s important to note before we dive in that Milwaukee is targeting their OPE to commercial Pros as a supplement to gas-powered tools. It’s from that perspective we’re looking at what Milwaukee […]

Yardmax Gas and Electric Log Splitters

Yardmax Log Splitters Gas & Electric Models

Fall is arriving in most of the country and that means winter is right around the corner. It’s time to get serious about splitting your firewood and we’d rather not do that with an axe if we can help it. Yardmax is a new brand in town, formed in a joint venture with an established […]