- STIHL Made in America
Made in America
A majority of STIHL products sold in America are made in America of U.S. and global materials.
Three Words Not Everyone Can Say
They tell you everything you need to know about the power, performance, and dependability of STIHL handheld outdoor power equipment: Made in America. A majority of STIHL products sold in America are made right here in Virginia Beach from U.S. and global materials.
From Our Factory in Virginia Beach...
Employing more than 2,000 workers at our state-of-the-art factory in Virginia Beach, we manufacture millions of gas- and battery-powered products every year from global and local parts, exporting them to more than 90 countries around the world.
STIHL Inc. is located on over 180 acres in Virginia Beach, with over one million square feet of manufacturing, warehouse, and office space. STIHL Inc. employs over 3,000 people nationwide, with over 2,700 employed at its manufacturing facility in Virginia Beach. STIHL Inc. manufactures approximately 80 models of handheld tools using U.S. and global materials. STIHL’s Virginia Beach facility includes 16 different assembly lines, on which approximately 275 different product variants are manufactured.
STIHL Inc. also does more than just assemble products at its facility in Virginia Beach——it serves as an exemplar of a vertically integrated manufacturing facility, as many component parts are created in Virginia Beach from raw materials, and assembled into the final, saleable product. In addition to assembly, other processes conducted in Virginia Beach include machining of pistons and crankshafts, heat treating, injection molding, blow molding, extrusion molding, and guide bar manufacture. STIHL Inc. consistently manufactures between 4-5 million units a year, which are sold by over 10,000 dealers in the United States and exported to 90 countries worldwide. In fact, the majority of STIHL gasoline-powered units sold in the U.S. are built in Virginia Beach from domestic and global parts and components——many of which are produced in-house.
...To Over 10,000 Local STIHL Dealers
From hardware and lumber supply stores to tractor and power equipment retailers, authorized local STIHL Dealers across this nation wear a lot of different hats, but they all have two important things in common: professional advice and dependable STIHL tools, a majority of which are made right here in America of global and U.S. parts.
A Number One Brand in the U.S.
The STIHL brand reflects a culture that transcends generations. People who use STIHL share our company’s beliefs——a belief in unwavering quality and that the equipment should be as dependable as the people who use it. It's why STIHL is the number one selling brand of gasoline-powered handheld outdoor power equipment in America.
The Choice of Pros
Quality manufacturing and superior service have done more than help sell equipment, they have earned STIHL the trust and loyalty of America’s hardest workers. The landscape professionals who install and maintain America’s green spaces choose the performance and reliability of STIHL equipment, backed by the knowledge and experience of more than 10,000 authorized STIHL Dealers. It’s why STIHL is the number one selling brand of gas-powered handheld outdoor power equipment among U.S. landscape professionals.
2 “"Number one selling brand" is based on syndicated and commissioned surveys conducted by Irwin Broh Research among U.S. professional landscapers, as well as independent consumer research of 2009-2022 U.S. sales and market share data for the gas-powered handheld outdoor power equipment category combined sales to consumers and commercial landscapers.
* “"Number one selling brand" is based on 2007-2022 syndicated and commissioned surveys conducted by Irwin Broh Research of the U.S. professional landscaper market.