Briggs & Stratton Corp., headquartered in Milwaukee, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Inventor Stephen F. Briggs and investor Harold M. Stratton formed a partnership in 1908 that led to the company. Its products are as diverse as electric refrigerators and coin-operated paper-towel dispensing machines.
Briggs & Stratton Corp.
On the Road, TriviaBy American Profile on September 20, 2009