Briggs & Stratton Corp.
| New York Stock Exchange: BGG
Briggs & Stratton Corp. engages in the design, manufacture, and distribution of air cooled gasoline engines and engine powered outdoor equipment. It operates through the Engines and Products segments. The Engines segment manufactures four-cycle aluminum alloy gasoline engines which are used in the production of walk-behind and riding lawn mowers, garden tillers, and snow throwers. The Products segment manufactures portable and standby generators, pressure washers, snow throwers, and lawn and garden power equipment under the brand names Briggs & Stratton, Snapper, Simplicity, Ferris, Snapper Pro, Murray, Branco, Victa, Craftsman, GE, and Troy-Bilt. The company was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Wauwatosa, WI.