What brands of products has MTD manufactured?

Do you ever lay awake at night and wonder what brands of lawn equipment MTD manufacturers?
For many years MTD has been manufacturing equipment sold under various retailers private label brands. Many of these private brands belong to retailers who have an assortment of manufacturers making their products.
Over the years, the list of these private labels has grown extensive. To check and see if a particular model was manufacturered by MTD check the model number.
Since the late 1980’s MTD has utilized an 11 digit character model number system. If the model number is 11 characters in length, then there is a good chance that MTD manufactured the unit.

Still not sure how to find the model number?  We have written a detailed guide on how to find MTD Model Number and identification tags.

The table below represents some of the more popular private label brands manufactured by MTD and the retailer that have sold them.
Ace® Ace Hardware
Aircap® Discount & Mass Retail
Atlas® TruServ Hardware
Big-O® Orgills
Bolens® MTD Brand – Retailers Unspecified
Central Park® Handy Andy
Craftsman® Sears
Crusader® Heilig-Meyers
Cub Cadet® MTD Brand – Independent Cub Cadet Dealers & Select Major Home Improvement Stores
Garden King® Mid-States Distributors
Gardenway® MTD Brand – Retailers Unspecified
Gardenway by Troy-Bilt® MTD Brand – Sam’s Wholesale Club
Hardware Hank® United Hardware
Huskee® Tractor Supply
Lawn Chief® TruServ Hardware
Lawnhawk® Ernst Home Centers
Lowes® Lowes Home Improvement
Malmo® Ernst Home Centers
Mastercraft® MTD Brand – Retailers Unspecified
Mastercut® MTD Brand – Retailers Unspecified
MTD® MTD Brand – Retailers Unspecified
MTD Pro® MTD Brand – Independent Cub Cadet Dealers & Sam’s Wholesale Club Stores
Penncraft® J.C. Penney
Power Pro® K-Mart
Ranch King® Quality Farm & Fleet
Remington® MTD Brand – Independent White Outdoor Dealers & Hardware Stores
Ryobi® Costco
Servistar® TruServ Hardware
Signature® Montgomery Wards
Snowflite® MTD Brand – Retailers Unspecified
Statesman® Southern States
Town & Country® Tractor Supply
Trim King® Fred Meyer
Troy-Bilt® MTD Brand – Troy-Bilt Factory Direct, Independent Troy-Bilt Dealers, Home Improvement & Hardware Stores
Turf King® Central Tractor
Turf Power® Stambaugh-Thompson
Turf Pro® Heilig-Meyers
Western Sun® Intermountain Farmer
White Outdoor® MTD Brand – Independent White Outdoor Dealers & Hardware Stores
Wizard® Western Auto
Wolf-Garten® MTD Brand – Primarily sold in Europe
Yard Boss® MTD Brand – Independent White Outdoor Dealers & Hardware Stores
Yard Machines® MTD Brand – Retailers Unspecified
Yard-Man® MTD Brand – Retailers Unspecified


Rumor around the tool box is MTD also manufacturers lawn equipment currently sold by some of todays top big box retailers. Very large national retailers like Lowes and Homedepot.  This equipment is being sold under other manufacturers names but that is a trade secret.  I could tell you but then I’d have to kill you.

This list will be kept up to date so check back from time to time to see what has changed.


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