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Husqvarna discontinues Yazoo/Kees

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The company will still produce similar products under the Dixon and Husqvarna brands.

Charlotte Business Journal | October 3, 2011

Husqvarna Professional Products will discontinue manufacturing and selling commercial lawn-mower products under the Yazoo/Kees brand name by year end.

The company will still produce similar products under both the Dixon and Husqvarna brands. It will continue to process warranty claims and make service parts available for Yazoo/Kees for an extended period of time.

“The decision to discontinue the Yazoo/Kees brand is part of our brand rationalization strategy within the Husqvarna Group,” says John Marchionda, vice president of marketing.

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