We would like to thank the folks at Briggs & Stratton for their donation of a pressure washer and two very large portable generators. They have been of invaluable use during power outages and portable demonstrations.

Company Overview

Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of air-cooled gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, the Company designs, manufactures, markets, and services these products for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) worldwide.

Briggs & Stratton’s Mission

They create superior value by developing mutually beneficial relationships with our customers, suppliers, employees, and communities. They will enhance our brand equity and leadership position by developing, manufacturing at low cost, marketing, and servicing high value power for a broad range of power products. In pursuing this mission, they will provide power for all people worldwide to develop their economies and improve the qualities of their lives and, in so doing, add value to our shareholders’ investment.


Briggs & Stratton operates within four business segments:

* Engine Power Products Group

* Yard Power Products Group

* Home Power Products Group

* International Power Products Group


In addition to its engine business, the Company is also a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of:

* Generators – home and standby

* Pressure washers

* Snow throwers

* Lawn and garden equipment – riding and walk-behind mowers, tillers, chippers/shredders, leaf blowers, and vacuums, etc.

* Related accessories

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Under the Yard Power Products Group, Briggs & Stratton manufactures products under the Ferris, Simplicity, Snapper, Snapper-Pro, Giant-Vac, and Murray brands. This move has introduced the Company to the end-products business.

International Reach

In addition to a great presence in North America, the Company has numerous manufacturing facilities, joint ventures, and sales and service operations across the globe.