Briggs & Stratton Corporation
) is now offering more than 60 backup power solutions for its
dealer network. This is an attempt made by the company to meet
the growing electrical needs in the light commercial business
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The offerings are specifically engineered and manufactured to
provide consistent backup power options. Six differing voltage
levels, two configuration setups and two controller types
together with the 35-kilowatt (kW), 48-kW and 60-kW standby
generator units, will supply power required for commercial
applications in case of power outage.
The new products, that are equipped with a durable GM Vortec 1800
RPM engine, are designed for longer life as well as more fuel
efficient. Briggs & Stratton offers a four-year limited
warranty that includes parts and labor for the duration of the
warranty. This is notably the most comprehensive warranty in the
commercial standby power industry. Galvanneal steel also protects
engines from rust and outdoor protection from extreme weather
Briggs & Stratton's wireless monitor, which provides easy and
trouble free monitoring, is now available with the optional
infohub wireless monitor. With this advanced monitoring system,
owners can instantly check their generator's system status from
anywhere using computer, tablets or smartphones. They will also
be informed about maintenance through the Remote System Status
The generators are also ideal for medium businesses comprising
small grocery stores, restaurants and offices, providing
essential electrical loads to continue serving customers through
a power outage as well as help in reducing revenues.
The product expansion is in sync with Briggs & Stratton's
commitment to offer an authentic solution that helps customers to
run their business in the event of a power outage.
Milwaukee, WI-based Briggs & Stratton is the world's largest
producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. The
company's wholly owned subsidiary, Briggs & Stratton Power
Products Group LLC, is North America's number one manufacturer of
portable generators and pressure washers, and is a leading
designer, manufacturer and marketer of standby generators, along
with lawn, garden and turf care products through its popular
Briggs & Stratton currently retains a short-term Zacks Rank
#5 (Strong Sell).
Other companies in the machinery and farm industry with favorable
Zacks ranks are
Alamo Group, Inc.
). While Alamo and Kubota hold a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy),
Lindsay carry a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).