Content about Leaf blower

August 1, 2011

Market size
Leaf blower sales have shown a steady increase in dollar volume over the past three years, increasing to $534.2 million in the 12 months from July 2010 through June 2011, according to consumer research from Port Washington, N.Y.-based NPD Group.

A 3.1% decline in the number of units sold was matched in the past 12 months by an increase in average selling price.

January 10, 2011

A series of snowstorms in early 2010 boosted snow blower/throwers sales past every other category of outdoor power equipment, according to research released by The NPD Group, a market research firm based in Port Washington, N.Y.

In the 12 months ending November 2010, $5.5 billion worth of outdoor power equipment items and 38 million units were sold in retail, according to NPD’s Consumer Tracking Service. These include chain saws, trimmers, mowers (walk-behind & riding), leaf blowers, pressure washers and snow throwers/blowers.

September 27, 2010

Connecticut has developed a new cash incentive program to municipalities and schools that scrap their...

July 30, 2007

The company will voluntarily recall about 900,000 electric leaf blowers sold through Home Depot, Lowe’s...