Grasshopper wins award from outdoor equipment association

The Grasshopper Company of Moundridge was awarded the 2015 Dealer’s Choice Award by the North American Equipment Dealers Association.

The award recognizes manufacturers for providing high-quality products, parts, service and support, according to the chair of the association.

Grasshopper was the only recipient of the top award among outdoor power equipment manufacturers, according to a news release from the company. It not only exceeded industry averages in all 12 areas surveyed, but earned top rates in quality and parts availability, according to the release.

Stan Guyer, company president, credited his employees for the award.

“Their skill, experience, and dedication to quality processes are second to none, and their passion is driven by a desire to fully satisfy dealer needs as well as the expectations of the customers who buy our products,” Guyer said in a statement.