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Yamaha Unveils the MX360 and MX400


Yamaha Unveils The MX360 and MX400

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During the GIE Louisville EXPO Yamaha introduced an exciting new line of MX series of engines designed for high durability and performance.

Impressive fuel economy with low oil consumption delivers high performance and powerful operations to your equipment for the power you can trust.  The MX engine series is equipped with sound reducing technology offering a quiet operating delivery of stabile RPM and utility power for dependability Yamaha is known for.

The MX360 and MX400 series engines feature metal, high capacity fuel tanks designed for extended run time capability and meet all EPA and CARB evaporative emission standards for the U.S.A.

Yamaha is the power you can trust for all of your OEM and RePower needs for utility equipment and Smith South-Central Sales is your source for Yamaha in our Five State region since January 2014.


Jerry Freeman Retires to the Smith’s South-Central Hall of Fame.

Jerry Freeman Retires to the Smith’s South-Central Hall of Fame.

Jerry Freeman started with Smiths South-Central Sales in June of 2006 to manage the State of OK, TX Pan Handle and NW AR territory for SSCS.  Jerry brought with him an attitude of can do having served the Outdoor Power Equipment Industry successfully for 30 years.

Jerry Freeman with SSCS President Robert Smith.

Jerry Freeman with SSCS President Robert Smith.

Jerry announced his official desire to retire by December of 2015 so that he may spend more time with his family and enjoy the fruits of his labor.  Jerry is responsible for growth in success developing SSCS business relationships in the areas of his responsibility.  Jerry has maintained his territory growth though out the years and we will miss him on a day to day contact basis.

To quote Robert Smith “ Jerry has become a very close friend to me, everyone at the company respects and admires Jerry as he is and always will be a part of the Smith family business.   Jerry has shown great loyalty to his customers and the company.  We will miss Jerry and wish him the very best in his retirement.”

With Jerry leaving for retirement the company hired a long time Outdoor Power Equipment Industry Specialist in Sean B. Cryer.  Sean through conversation with Jerry expressed his desire to work for Smith South-Central Sales in the Oklahoma area.

Sean has been riding the area with Jerry since mid-September.  Sean has big shoes to fill but we are confident Sean is the right man for the job to serve the Oklahoma Territory.

Sean Cryer, New Territory Manager for Oklahoma.

Sean Cryer, New Oklahoma Territory Manager

December 1, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Sean Cryer joined Smith South-Central Sales Team in 20150916_171636September as Territory Manager for Oklahoma. He will fill the position left vacant by the retirement of Jerry Freeman. He and Jerry have worked in the territory together for the past few months to familiarize Sean with the SSCS programs and customer base.

Sean comes to SSCS having worked in the OPE industry since the early 90’s with a proven record of relationship sales and service in the OPE industry. It is his goal to serve and satisfy the needs of Smith Customers with reliable, dependable product knowledge of the products we represent.

Sean has built credibility with his customers in the past serving them with dependable customer service in his vast areas of responsibility. Sean is well versed of helping in all areas of retail and distribution.

With Sean’s well rounded experience of proven dedication in the outdoor power equipment industry and sharing values we at Smith hold dear, we feel he will be an excellent Territory Manager that can truly be of service to SSCS customers in the Oklahoma Territory.

Sean and his 2 daughters reside in Owasso, OK. We look forward to having Sean in the territory to represent SSCS for the future to serve our customer base.

Introducing the Oregon® Gator SpeedLoad™

Introducing the Oregon® Gator SpeedLoad™


Unveiled at GIE October 21, 2015. The Gator SpeedLoad™ will change the way you think about trimmer line replacement!

By utilizing a durable, pre-wound disk the Gator SpeedLoad™ eliminates all winding and spooling, enabling you to replace trimmer line in seconds! Reducing time lost and increasing your profit!

The Pro Head 24-500 and SpeedLoad™ Trimmer line Disk are now available from Smith’s South Central, so check your Smith’s Dealer Advantage Catalog for special PSO savings on this breakthrough product and place your order today!

See The Gator SpeedLoad™ in Action!


Smith’s South-Central Encore’s “Distributor Rep of The Year”

Smith’s South-Central Encore’s “Distributor Rep of the Year”

During the National Distributor Meeting in Beatrice, Nebraska Encore President Hardy

Encore President Hardy Shao Presents The Distributor Rep of the Year Award to Smith South-Central's Robert Smit

Encore President Hardy Shao Presents The Distributor Rep of the Year Award to Smith South-Central’s Robert Smith

Shao presents Smith’s South-Central as the “Distributor Rep of the Year.”

Smith’s South-Central is proud to provide service to the five state region, with seven territory managers working in the field every day and friendly, helpful staff in house Smith’s is here to help your business grow!