Outdoor Power Equipment Institute Opens New Headquarters in Virginia

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute Opens New Headquarters in Virginia

Building purchase marks next stage in continued growth of the trade association More than 100 members, partners, and friends were on hand as the Outdoor…

OPEI Releases Infographic on American Landscape Preferences

OPEI Releases Infographic on American Landscape Preferences

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) is an international trade association representing more than 100 power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers. OPEI…

GIE+EXPO Landscape Trade Show Is Already Setting Records in 2018

GIE+EXPO Landscape Trade Show Is Already Setting Records in 2018

Management Predicts Largest Show Floor Ever to Showcase New Products Show organizers predict another record year for GIE+EXPO as exhibit space sales soar. GIE+EXPO is…

Safety Tips to Remember When Getting Ready for Spring Yard Work

Safety Tips to Remember When Getting Ready for Spring Yard Work

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), an international trade association representing more than 100 power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, reminds homeowners…

First- and Second-Time Attendees Contribute to Growth of GIE+EXPO and HNA

First- and Second-Time Attendees Contribute to Growth of GIE+EXPO and HNA

The Industry’s Premier Gatherings Continue to be a Launch Pad for New Products While attendees visit GIE+EXPO (Green Industry & Equipment Expo) and Hardscape North…

Winter Generator Usage: OPEI Reminds Operators to Keep Safety in Mind, Follow Manufacturer’s Instructions

Winter Generator Usage: OPEI Reminds Operators to Keep Safety in Mind, Follow Manufacturer’s Instructions

Generators are critical during severe weather events, when the power can go out, as well as bringing power to remote jobsites and in disaster recovery…

Snow Blower Safety Tips: Keep Best Practices in Mind This Winter

Snow Blower Safety Tips: Keep Best Practices in Mind This Winter

Winter is on its way, and clearing driveways, sidewalks and parking lots is no small job. It’s important to get ready before flurries and heavier…

Friday Fun: TurfMutt Salutes Hard-to-Place Pets During Petfinder’s ‘Less Adoptable Pet Week’

Friday Fun: TurfMutt Salutes Hard-to-Place Pets During Petfinder’s ‘Less Adoptable Pet Week’

Meet TurfMutt’s sister Dottie, a senior dog who got a new “leash” on life Lucky the TurfMutt knows how hard life can be for unwanted pets….

Friday Fun: TurfMutt Educational Contest Launches for Schools/Teachers (Entries Due Jan. 23)

Friday Fun: TurfMutt Educational Contest Launches for Schools/Teachers (Entries Due Jan. 23)

Thanks to an amazing rescue dog named Lucky, a.k.a. TurfMutt, a lucky teacher will win a trip to the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) annual…

OPEI Shares Concerns with EPA about E15 Regulations, Future Plans

OPEI Shares Concerns with EPA about E15 Regulations, Future Plans

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), the trade association representing power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, provided comments to the Environmental Protection…

Mark Your Calendars: New Utility Vehicle University for Dealers Debuts at GIE+EXPO

Mark Your Calendars: New Utility Vehicle University for Dealers Debuts at GIE+EXPO

The utility vehicle (UTV) industry just got a new home and dealer training program, UTV University, at the Green Industry and Equipment Expo (GIE+EXPO) and…

OPEI Issues Statement on FTC Ruling on Ethanol Labeling on Gas Pumps

OPEI Issues Statement on FTC Ruling on Ethanol Labeling on Gas Pumps

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), an international trade association representing more than 100 power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, issued the…

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute knocks EPA’s ethanol/fuel policy

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute knocks EPA’s ethanol/fuel policy

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), an international trade association representing more than 100 power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, recently issued…

Elementary school students win OPEI’s “Be a Backyard Superhero” contest

Elementary school students win OPEI’s “Be a Backyard Superhero” contest

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI)’s Research and Education Foundation announced the winners of TurfMutt’s national “Be a Backyard Superhero” contest. Each of the grand…

OPEI survey shows buyers are ill-equipped for fuel options for outdoor power equipment

OPEI survey shows buyers are ill-equipped for fuel options for outdoor power equipment

Consumers are ill-equipped to make smart decisions about new gasoline choices entering the marketplace, such as fuel blends greater than ten percent ethanol, show two…

Landscape industry urges resumption of processing H-2B Visas

Landscape industry urges resumption of processing H-2B Visas

In response to last week’s respective decisions by the U.S. Departments of Labor (DOL) and Homeland Security (DHS), the landscape sector represented by the undersigned…

OPEI announces expanded TurfMutt educational program

OPEI announces expanded TurfMutt educational program

TurfMutt, an environmental stewardship and education program funded and managed by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute’s (OPEI) Research and Education Foundation, announces an expanded TurfMutt…

The Equipment Engine & Training Council Partners with OPEI on the ‘Look Before You Pump’ Ethanol Education Campaign

The Equipment Engine & Training Council Partners with OPEI on the ‘Look Before You Pump’ Ethanol Education Campaign

The Equipment Engine & Training Council (EETC) has joined forces with the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) in the Look Before You Pump campaign, an…