About Us

Virginia Beach-based STIHL Inc., one of several manufacturing facilities in the STIHL Group, is the headquarters for U.S. operations. STIHL Inc. employs over 2,100 people nationwide, with more than 1,900 in Virginia Beach, Va., in a variety of positions from manufacturing, product assembly, manufacturing engineering, sales and marketing and finance. The Virginia Beach facility is located on approximately 150 acres with over one million square feet under roof, where the company produces a full line of high-quality, handheld outdoor power equipment including blowers, trimmers, brushcutters and multi-task tools, as well as the number one selling brand of chainsaws worldwide. STIHL Inc. manufactures over 180 model variations of handheld outdoor power equipment for sale in the U.S. and around the world. STIHL products are sold through a network of over 9,000 servicing power equipment retailers from coast to coast — not mass merchants. Globally, STIHL distributes its products through its network of 40,000 approved dealers in more than 160 countries.

"Made by STIHL” stands for top-quality products and processes around the world. The high level of engineering expertise guarantees the company’s technology leadership. STIHL constantly demonstrates its competence as world leader with innovations for improving functionality, user friendliness and environmental protection, as well as user and product safety.

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