• 01.10.2018
    Acquisition of the Croatian garden machinery company Gardentech d.o.o.

    Kötz  – The German AL-KO Gardentech has taken over Gardentech d.o.o. based in Zagreb (Croatia) in order to strengthen its sales structures as of 1 October 2018. At the same time the company will be renamed as AL-KO Gardentech d.o.o.. The parties agreed on confidentiality regarding the financial terms.

  • 09.08.2018
    Delivery and Order schedule during Stock Take

    Below are details of the temporary delivery schedule in place for all orders placed after 3pm Friday 10th August 2018 until Friday 17th April 2018.

    Machine Stock Take - Monday 13th – Tuesday 14th August

  • 24.03.2018
    Easter 2018

    Easter 2018 Customer Information.

    Please see the information below regarding the next day delivery service and customer service helpline schedule in operation over the Easter period .

    Order and Delivery Schedule.

  • 12.03.2018

    The beginning of spring usually means that the garden starts to  awaken from hibernation with the days and nights are getting warmer and the first flowers are starting to present themselves. If you want to have an attractive garden to enjoy in the summer, particularly a nice healthy green lawn, you should start to think about the correct lawn care. We've put together a few tips to help you improve overall look and health of your lawn. 

    Planning steps for a healthy lawn:

    1. Prepare the lawn:

  • 07.03.2018

    The new solo by AL-KO product catalogue for the season ahead is now available to view online or if you prefer, complete the catalogue request form and we will send you a free copy in the post.

    The solo by AL-KO range for 2018 includes the new Comfort series of lawn tractors which replaces the popular Edition generation and the compact R700E Robolinho robotic lawnmower which is capable of mowing on steep slopes of up to 45% with reversible cutting blades allowing longer intervals between replacement. 

  • 28.02.2018

    The AL-KO lawn & garden product catalogue for 2018 is now available to view online or if you prefer, feel free to contact us to request your free copy of the catalogue to be sent to you the post

  • 12.01.2018

    We are pleased to announce the launch of the all new German engineered Comfort range of garden tractors. Our development team used customer feedback received from the popular Edition range to build an all new higher specification, premium quality lawn tractor while still offering the same incredible value for money.

    The first thing you will notice is the new modern design of the garden tractor with LED headlights (excl T15-93.7 HD-A), a new twin pedal design and higher seating position for improved visibility and a more comfortable driving experience.

  • 18.10.2017
    AL-KO MT 36 Li included in 'Autumn tidy-up' article.

    The AL-KO MT 36 Li was recently included in an ‘Autumn tidy-up’ feature by The Telegraph with the focus being on battery powered gardening tools. The article explains that purchasing a multi tool saves on storage space as there is only one “engine” and you can choose the attachments to suit your garden and requirements.

  • 13.09.2017
    Takeover of the New Zealand top brand Masport.

    The German AL-KO Gardentech will take over the New Zealand garden and outdoor equipment manufacturer Masport, subject to Completion. The parties agreed on confidentiality regarding the financial terms. The subscription was made in August 2017.

  • 05.07.2017

    As we start to approach the holiday season, many of us will be jetting off for a well-earned rest. Before we leave, it is common for people to ask a neighbour to look after their pets or water the plants but asking them to mow the lawn does not happen so regularly. The garden lawn is often left to grow and on your return from a stress-free holiday, you are immediately greeted with an over grown lawn which needs to be cut.

  • 28.06.2017
    Find the perfect self propelled lawn mower for mowing large lawns in comfort

    If you are looking for a new lawnmower to use in a large garden, and want to get the job done quickly and in comfort, then an AL-KO petrol lawn mower with a 51cm cutting width could be the perfect solution.

  • 17.03.2017

    The 2017 range of garden tractors sees the popular AL-KO T16-92 and T16 -102 Edition lawn tractors become a part of the solo by AL-KO family. These reliable and well regarded lawn tractors still feature the same quality features as they did under the AL-KO Edition brand but have some cosmetic changes to bring them in line with all the other tractors under the solo by AL-KO branding.

  • 13.03.2017

    Following on from the successful launch of the EnergyFlex range in 2016, AL-KO have increased the number of products available by adding a battery powered Multi-Tool and a chainsaw, increasing the versatility of even further.

  • 24.02.2017
    Keep your lawn healthy the natural way.

    If you would rather not have the hassle of collecting and disposing grass cuttings, then a lawn mower with a mulching function is what you need.

  • 06.11.2015

    The AL-KO business unit Vehicle Technology of AL-KO KOBER SE resident in Kötz near Augsburg and axle manufacturer Dexter Axle from Elkhart, Indiana (USA), are being merged under the roof of the future „DexKo Global Inc.“. The transition is scheduled for 01.01.2016. AL-KO Kober SE shall contribute to DexKo its business unit Vehicle Technology and shall receive in return shares in the new company.

  • 20.02.2014

    The Swabian medium-sized company AL-KO GERÄTE GMBH is strengthening its Garden + Hobby division in the product groups of chainsaws, motor trimmers and gardening devices with the acquisition of the Sindelfingen-based SOLO Kleinmotoren GmbH.

  • Side Discharge or mulching lawn tractors are perfect for when either it is not necessary for the grass cuttings to be collected or mulch mowing is the preferred method of cutting the lawn. Side discharge lawn tractors are also smaller than rear collect models as there is no grass collection box required. Solo by AL-KO side discharge tractors can easily be switched between side discharge to mulching functions without the need for tools.