Douglas Dynamics is the North American market leader in the design, manufacture, and sale of snow and ice control equipment for light trucks, which consists of snowplows and sand and salt spreaders as well as related parts and accessories. Douglas sells its products under the most established and recognized brands in the industry, including WESTERN®, FISHER®, and BLIZZARD®. Douglas brands enjoy exceptional customer loyalty and brand equity with both end users and distributors that have been developed through over 50 years of superior innovation, productivity, reliability, and support, consistently delivered season after season. Today the company trades on the New York Stock Exchange, ticker PLOW.
Date of Investment: March 2004
Headquarters: Milwaukee, WI