Grizzly Industrial Tools has announced it’s adding a new line of machinery to its woodworking and metalworking lineup. The Polar Bear Series of tools and machines will be available in July, sporting a new logo and predominantly white paint scheme with Grizzly-green accents.
The tools are identical to existing Grizzly machines in every way except for the paint and price, according to Melinda Sweet, assistant marketing manager for Grizzly. The Polar Bear Series will launch at introductory prices that are about 10 to 25% less than the same green Grizzly machines. Sweet said the company has not yet established regular prices for the Polar Bear products once the introductory period expires. She also said Grizzly will continue to sell its current green line of machines, as well as its sibling line of Shop Fox machines. Read more
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As the Tools Editor for WOOD Magazine, I always get a kick out of what goes on at a Grizzly Industrial tent sale. This past weekend I attended the backlot sale at Grizzly’s showroom in Springfield, Missouri. Since it’s just 300 miles south of our office in Des Moines, I rented a car and made the leisurely drive through the heart of Missouri on mostly two-lane highways. Read more