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Special Offer on Toro Belts

Cracked or fraying belts on your turf equipment are soon to be broken belts, and when belts break that means downtime for your equipment. Why not nip any potential problems in the bud before the busy season starts, and replace those aging belts now? As added incentive to take action, Kenney Machinery is offering 15% off when you purchase three or more Toro belts with the same part number in February.   Be proactive and contact us today to place your order and maximize uptime!
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Kenney Machinery and RPM Machinery Employees Get Trained on New Equipment Options

Now that Kenney Machinery has formally finalized and announced our new partnership with RPM Machinery, both companies are training the respective sales staff on the new equipment that they have to offer their customers. Last week, the RPM Machinery sales staff visited our Indianapolis headquarters for a field service training session with Toro and Kenney Machinery technicians.  In the meantime, Kenney Machinery’s sales staff made a trip to the RPM Machinery location in Lebanon, Indiana to get trained on all of the CASE Construction equipment that will now be available to our customers for rental. The list of rental equipment
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Kenney Machinery Formally Announces Strategic Alliance with CASE Construction Equipment Dealer

In order to provide their Midwest customers with access to a wider variety of products, two of the region’s top equipment distributors—Kenney Machinery and RPM Machinery–have announced a formal strategic alliance starting in 2018. The alliance will bring together two companies with complimentary products that have a well-earned reputation as leaders in their respective industries. Kenney Machinery has provided professional turf maintenance equipment to municipalities, schools, sports fields, and golf courses throughout Indiana, Kentucky, and Michigan for over a century, and has been a distributor for the Toro Company since 1939. RPM Machinery is a top supplier of CASE construction
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Kenney Machinery Customer Wins Golf Course of the Year Award

Congratulations to Swan Lake Resort, a Kenney Machinery customer, for winning the 2018 Golf Course of the Year award from the Indiana Golf Course Owners Association. The criteria for winning the award includes exceptional quality of course, exceptional quality of ownership and management, and outstanding contribution to the community, and Swan Lake certainly qualifies in all those categories. As a winner of the award for the state of Indiana, Swan Lake is eligible to win the NGCOA Golf Course of the Year designation. They are currently one of the top four candidates, so wish them luck!
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Kenney Machinery Creates New Award in Honor of Longtime Sales Representative Merle Yockey

In order to recognize employees who go above and beyond the call of duty and make a significant impact in both the company and the turf equipment industry in the region, Kenney Machinery has created the Merle Yockey Award, named in honor of a longtime sales representative with the company.  Merle also became the first recipient of the award at the company’s annual meeting on November 17th. The award will be given to employees of Kenney Machinery who have been with the company at least ten years, consistently achieve their goals while persevering in the face of adversity, and are
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October Toro Genuine Parts Promotion

Kenney Machinery is pleased to announce our October Toro Genuine Parts Promotion!  For the month of October 2017, customers can: Receive 5% parts credit for every $500+ they order in Toro Performance Parts Receive 10% parts credit for every $1,000 they order in Toro Performance Parts Receive FREE freight/handling and January 10, 2018 terms for every order over $500 This is a great time to plan ahead and order the parts you’ll need for the next couple of months.  Contact us today to place your order and save money!
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Kenney Outdoor Solutions Gets Tough with New Ice Melt to Benefit Charity

In preparation for the upcoming winter season, our sister company Kenney Outdoor Solutions has partnered with a major fertilizer manufacturer to bring to market a private-label ice melt that is not only more effective than competing products but will also help raise money for cancer research. Sold under the brand name “The TOUGHEST Ice Melter”, the new product will help support the Chad Tough Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to funding research and raising awareness about Pediatric Brain Tumors. A donation of fifty cents for every bag sold will be made to the foundation. The inspiration for creating the TOUGHEST
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Kenney Machinery Employees Make Service Trip to Mexico with Homes of Hope

Note: The following article was written by Kevin Koss, the Kenney Machinery Marketing Manager. Recently, twelve employees from Kenney Machinery Corporation (including myself) went on a service trip to Mexico to build a home for a family in need.  It was an all-around incredible experience, and I’d like to take this opportunity to share the impact it had on myself and others on the trip.   Purpose of the trip First, the back story: last year, Angie Hubble, the General Manager of Kenney Machinery, made a service trip to Mexico as part of a trueU leadership training program.  TrueU is
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Spotlight Customer: Hamilton County Parks and Recreation

To help promote our customers and show our appreciation to them, we occasionally put the spotlight on one of our customers and feature them on our blog, promote them on social media, and highlight them in our newsletter.  The spotlight customer for this month is Hamilton County Parks and Recreation, which maintains over 1,600 acres of land in an area that has a population of over 275,000 people, including the northern suburbs of Indianapolis. For over two decades, Chris Stice has been a key member of the leadership at the Hamilton County parks department.  His titles have included Quality Control
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Save 10% on Tines Through September 30th

It’s the time of year to start getting ready for fall aeration, and Kenney Machinery is here to help! Now through September 30, 2017, you will receive 10% off when you purchase 72 Toro tines of any single part number. We have over 150 Toro Classic and Titan® tine options to fit every application. If your order exceeds $500, we’ll even ship it too you for free! Offer valid through September 30, 2017. All tines must be purchased on one transaction to qualify. Orders must be placed in person, by phone or by fax. Contact Kenney Manchinery Corporation at 800-878-2626
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