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04 Aug 2021


The General Trading Division (GTD) of the renowned Browns Group offers a wide array of Makita cordless garden equipment powered by world-famed Japanese technology. The partnership between Browns and Makita began in 1986 and Browns is the sole authorized agent for Makita products in Sri Lanka. With a host of benefits such as the absence of hassle of gas, less noise, minimal maintenance requirements, and zero emission, Makita cordless outdoor equipment are the best in the market. With over a 100 years of experience in motors and 40 years in cordless technology, Makita is a leading innovator of motor and battery technology, well ahead of the competition.

Since there is a newfound interest in gardening, which has created a surge in the demand for innovative and easy-to-use outdoor power equipment, Makita empowers this green revolution by offering an innovative array of cordless equipment to make gardening a hassle-free job. With the shift from gas to cordless power equipment, Makita has become the number one choice in the market. Makita outdoor gardening equipment are an investment for both amateur gardeners as well as professionals. Makita has the world’s largest professional cordless outdoor power equipment collection, with nearly 50 products. The product range continues to expand with a wide array of cordless lawn mowers, string trimmers, blowers, chain saws, hedge trimmers, pole saws and more.

The foremost manufacturer of power tools in the world, Makita offers a comprehensive array of power tools reputed for quality and versatility. Makita products can be purchased from the flagship store of Browns GTD, which is located at No 223, T.B. Jayah Mawatha (Darley Road), Colombo 10. The showroom facilitates the opportunity for customers to explore a vast range of Makita products with the aid of proficient customer services executives.

Sharing his thoughts, Ajith De Silva, Chief Operating Officer, Automotive & Hardware Cluster, Browns Group said, “We are proud to supply Makita to the local market as it is one of the most sought after brands in the world, which always comes up with superior quality durable power tools. Priced at reasonable rates, Browns offers Makita products along with our unmatched aftersales service and trusted Browns warranty.”

Browns GTD’s contribution to the construction and manufacturing industry continues to evolve as it offers a high level of understanding, knowledge, innovation and expertise whilst delivering sustainable solutions for the key players in the construction, manufacturing and the DIY industry. Whether it is a power tool, abrasive, professional hand tool, simple garden tool or even a power generator, Browns GTD offers its century-old engineering expertise under one roof.

The Browns Group is one of Sri Lanka’s largest diversified conglomerates, which manages a fast growing and valuable portfolio of brands across several key industry sectors, such as power generation; agriculture and plantation; pharmaceuticals; investments; marine and manufacturing as well as leisure and hospitality.