In addition to the raised awareness on home storm preparedness caused by Superstorm Sandy, Inwood said, "Product advancements have helped aid the product category growth with the power management technology that is now available for our standby generators, allowing homeowners to power all of their home's appliances with a smaller, more affordable generator. It's opening the product category to an entirely new demographic."
Briggs & Stratton CorporationBriggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world's largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America's number one marketer of portable generators and pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lawn and garden and turf care through its Simplicity®, Snapper®, SnapperPro® Ferris®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. For additional information, please visit www.basco.com and www.briggsandstratton.com.
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