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July 11, 2014

On Thursday, July 10, The Toro Company looked back on a century's worth of farm and ranch innovations during its 100th annivesary celebration.

More than 2,000 employees, retirees, partners and guests came to the company headquarters in Bloomington, Minnesota, including Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton and Bloomington Mayor Gene Winstead.

September 18, 2013

Whirlpool Corporation employees will be working alongside Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County and students at Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind., on the construction of a new home this fall.

The new home is being built for Chris Schaaf, a champion golfer in the Special Olympics, in a new neighborhood amongst other Whirlpool-sponsored Habitat homes from the previous three consecutive years.

The event will also serve as an informal recruitment opportunity for Kelley School of Business students.

August 22, 2013

Lifted by more favorable weather patterns, Bloomington, Minn.-based The Toro Co. reported strong sales in its residential division. 

Residential segment net sales for the third quarter totaled $155.5 million, up 14.4% from the prior-year period. Favorable temperatures and precipitation levels in the quarter led to sales increases across all summer product categories, including riding products, walk power mowers and handheld trimmer and blower products. 

August 18, 2011

Two 40-year-old military veterans, boyhood friends who grew up in Bloomington, Ind., have sold a new antimicrobial product to Home Depot after developing it in a regional think tank, according to an article in the Indianapolis Business Journal. 

January 12, 2011

By this point in time, most outdoor power equipment manufacturers have switched production to lawn mowers, but Bloomington, Minn.-based Toro is still cranking out snow blowers in order to meet demand in the Northeast, according to NorthJersey.com.

December 6, 2010

Bloomington, Mich.-based Toro reported net income for the fourth quarter ended Oct. 31 of $3.2...

November 1, 2010

Bloomington, Mich.-based Toro announced it has been selected to help design and build two fuel...

December 6, 2007

Bloomington, Minn.-based Toro announced it has acquired Turf Guard, the wireless lawn monitoring technology...