EXCEL INDUSTRIES, INC. ANNOUNCES INCREASED PRODUCTION SCHEDULE
Hesston, KS (August ‘09) – Excel Industries, Inc., manufacturer of Hustler Turf Equipment, is pleased to announce an increased production schedule for the remainder of 2009. In February, Excel experienced a small reduction in work force due to a downturn in sales but recently rehired 30 percent of those workers to help meet current production demands.
“The addition of a new product line for Excel Industries as well as exciting new products for our Hustler Turf line has us optimistic for 2010”, said Paul Mullet, President. “We are planning cautiously, but are looking forward to what the future holds for our company.”
All hiring for Excel is done through Team Employment in Newton, KS although Excel is not hiring new employees at this time.
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About Hustler Turf Equipment and Excel Industries, Inc.
Founded in 1960 and based in Hesston, Kansas, Excel Industries is a leading manufacturer of premium commercial and residential lawn care equipment, marketed under the Hustler Turf Equipment brand. Excel introduced the world’s first zero-turn mower in 1964, and today has a global distribution network of over 1,200 US dealers and 40 worldwide distributors.