What Will the Dealer Network Look Like in 2017?

Yard & Garden magazine recently conducted a survey of its outdoor power equipment dealer audience. One of the questions was: Where do you see your dealership in five years? Below are some of the more enlightening responses.

  • 15% think they’ll be out of business
  • 15% plan to open another store
  • 35% plan to be under new ownership
  • 21% plan to sell more equipment lines
  • 13% plan to sell fewer equipment lines
  • 60% plan to be more profitable