Pubert is the worldwide leader in tiller manufacturing B
KEY DATES 1997 Pubert company launches the first tiller with pneumatic control that gives an unmatched confort use. «Safety trophy» at URBAVERT- URBATEC exhibition in 2000 rewards the efforts made. 2003-2011 Pubert grasped opportunities of extension and external growth by acquiring companies (Kiva and Roques & Lecoeur). 2004 Turnover knows a strong progress thanks to international development. 2007 The oldest industrial company from Vendée becomes the first worldwide tiller manufacturer with 135 000 units produced per year. 2008 Production goes over 150 000 units and turnover is close to 60 million euros. 2009 - 2010 The company creates the first battery tiller and shredders complete the range of Pubert home gardening products. 2012 Pubert launches VARIO model, the first tiller with variable speed. Whatever the use (tilling or ploughing), speed rotation can change from 28 to 165 rpm. 2013 Pubert starts settling the Lean Manufacturing to « standardize diversity » of its products. The aim is to manufacture quality machines in a flexible organization remaining competitive. 2014 After 4 years of development and engineering, Pubert had success in showing to his French and foreign customers, in Val Thorens (France), his new range of snow throwers. 2015 Pubert launches ARO, a new tiller to the nowadays world. PUBERT company was created in with 2 front gears and 1 reverse gear. Reliability, great robustness, and best quality/price. 2016-2017 Pubert launches a new range of logging saw benches and gets the status of « Approved Exporter ».
Manufacturing yardwork and gardening tools: Pubert’s history
Pubert is a family owned Company that was created in 1840 in Vendée and was producing ploughs. In 1960, the company started production of acces- sories for home gardening. In 1976, it was birth of the first Pubert tiller. And in 1987, Pubert made a ploughing endurance world record to prove the good quality of its products: non-stop 24 hours. It is in the Guinness Book.
Innovation coming from 150 years of experience and know-how
Pubert is today number one in the world thanks to its long experience in soil preparation for gardening. Through years, the company has integrated new technologies to produce more efficient, easier to use, stronger and with competitive prices machines. An important part of its turnover is dedicated to the Research & Development of new technologies. Every year, the company applies for many patents, brands and models. Thus, the tiller range has battery tillers, very quiet, to answer new needs, especially to res- pect environment. Pubert know-how is made of its machines but also and mainly of men and women from this company from Vendée. At all production le- vels, well done work is important.
2012 Family Company Trophy awarded to Mr. Jean-Pierre PUBERT
On 5 April 2012, Bank SOCIETE GENERALE and NOUVEL th OUEST newspaper awarded Family Company Trophy to Mr. Jean-Pierre PUBERT. The «Chênes du Grand Ouest» confered on family companies that have kept values through generations as well as know-how but adapting 1840 in Chantonnay; after 172 years, Jean-Pierre PUBERT represents the 6 generation. The Group employs today th 250 persons. 3