The Husqvarna Group, is a multinational company of Swedish origin. It was originally an arms factory in the Swedish town of Huskvarna, in Jönköping.
It mainly manufactures and markets forestry, agricultural and gardening machinery. It also manufactures construction, salvage and cleaning machinery, as well as personal protective equipment and street clothes and accessories.
Products are marketed exclusively through qualified distribution network. Today, Husqvarna has several factories worldwide. In 2008, it acquired the Gardena gardening products brand. Furthermore, in 2010 Husqvarna acquired the machinery brand McCulloch, to which up until then it supplied engines, to integrate it to the group’s structure to be fully in charge of design, manufacture and distribution. McCulloch would be integrated as the group’s second machinery brand serving the domestic sector, while Husqvarna remains the brand for the professional sector.
The Husqvarna business group currently manufactures under the following brands:
Husqvarna, machinery intended for professional use.
McCulloch, machinery intended for homeowners.
Gardena, garden tools: products for irrigation, ponds, hand tools and light machinery, clothing.