7/1/23, GRIDLEY, CA – In a recent announcement the Tuff Boy team made it official — going forward Sutter Buttes Manufacturing (SBM) will be known as Tuff Boy Equipment (TBE).

More than just a change in initials, the new name and new ownership is a commitment to greater investment and to an increase in the manufacturing capacity of the company. TBE owners and managers have promised a renewed focus on quality, service and dealer exclusivity. Plans include a strategic broadening of product lines that should greatly benefit the ag industry.

TBE will continue to provide and service equipment only and exclusively through it’s dealer network. Currently TBE manufactures Orchard Cabs, AG Trucks, Rice Bankouts, Sprayers, and other field support equipment for dealers throughout the western states and Canadian provinces.

TUFF BOY SALES, Inc. Makes Acquisition

3/1/23, LATHROP, CA – Tuff Boy Sales, Inc. (TBS) on December 5 announced the asset purchase of Sutter Buttes Manufacturing (SBM) of Gridley, California.

“We welcome our new customers and employee members to Tuff Boy,” said Timothy Schultz, CEO of Tuff Boy Sales, Inc. “This acquisition will unite two leading manufacturing companies, which share a common mission of building first-class agriculture equipment. We will continue to put our customers’ first as we bring superior products and services to meet their needs.”

Tuff Boy manufactures, sells, and leases the industry’s leading agricultural trailers while SBM manufactures highly sought-after Orchard Cabs, Rice Bankouts, Sprayers, and other field support equipment.

“The SBM product line will continue to be sold exclusively through its dealer network,” added Schultz. “With expanded geographical locations and improved manufacturing capabilities, the Company will offer complimentary products and be better positioned to serve our customers.”

Tuff Boy Sales, Inc. brings over 60 years of experience in designing and manufacturing of agricultural trailers including the sales, rental, and leasing of heavy-duty trailers for hauling tomatoes, wine grapes, fresh produce, nuts, grains, tree fruit, hay, cotton, and various other commodities. Tuff Boy Sales, Inc. serves customers throughout the state of California.