PLYMOUTH, Minn. (Oct. 13, 2014) — As we approach TCI EXPO, other industry trade shows, and another slate of exciting new products to be introduced to the market, Arbor Age magazine looks back at the standout new products of the past year.*
The Arbor Age “A+” new product awards recognize products for the professional arborist market. Products were judged by the Green Media editorial staff based on innovation, marketability and application within the market. The winning products are profiled in the October issue of Arbor Age: http://read.dmtmag.com/i/389416
The 2014 Arbor Age “A+” award winners, in alphabetical order, are as follows:
All Gear “Friction 8” Prusik
Altec DSC6 control-feed disc wood chipper
Arborjet QUIK-jet Air
Bandit Stump Gun
Echo chain saws with tool-less chain tensioning
Fecon FTX290 mid-sized mulching tractor with new rotor technology
Petzl Sequoia and Sequoia SRT
Rainbow Treecare iQ Tree Infuser
STIHL HTA 85 pole pruner
Terex XT Pro Series Tree Trimmers
Vermeer BC1000XL dual-fuel brush chipper
For more information about the awards program, or to nominate products for our upcoming 2015 Arbor Age “A+” new product awards (products introduced after Oct. 1, 2014), please contact John Kmitta, associate publisher/editor, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Manufacturers were allowed to submit more than one new product for consideration, as long as the product was introduced between October 1, 2013 and September 30, 2014. The winners were selected from among qualifying nominations.
About Arbor Age magazine: For more than 30 years, Arbor Age magazine has been covering new and innovative products, services, technologies and research vital to tree care companies, municipal arborists and utility right-of-way maintenance companies. Arbor Age is published by Green Media, a division of EPG Media/Specialty Information Media, Plymouth, Minn. For more information, visit www.arborage.wpengine.com.