Power Equipment Trade announced the winners of the 2012 Power Equipment Trade GIE+EXPO Dealers Choice Awards on October 26 during this year’s international Green Industry & Equipment Expo at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. The Dealers Choice Awards cover lawn and garden products and services in five categories— Accessory/Attachment, Business Services, Handheld, Industrial/Engine and Wheeled—as voted on by power equipment dealers at the event and on-line. The 2012 winners in each category are:

Handheld—CORE Outdoor Power CB420 Handheld Blower utilizes innovative Conductor Optimized Rotary Energy (CORE) motor technology combined with intelligent electronic controls and a high-energy power cell. The CB420 weighs 11 lbs., produces wind speed up to 110 MPH and covers 400 cu. ft./min. for up to 30 minutes.