Outdoor Equipment Distributors, Inc. is a wholesale distributor of outdoor power equipment. We sell to independent retail dealers in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia.

OED provides premium outdoor power equipment, accessories, and replacement parts to retail dealers for discerning homeowners, lawn maintenance contractors, landscape and arborist businesses, and government agencies. We also provide back up support for our products with our factory-trained technical service personnel, customer service, and sales and marketing support.

As a family-owned business, Outdoor Equipment Distributors recognizes the value of independent dealers and long-term relationships. We strive to create partnerships with our dealers, realizing that our success is completely dependent on their success.

Look to OED for your premium outdoor power equipment needs.


Our Mission

We sell premium products and provide excellent customer service to our independent dealers on a daily basis. This philosophy is the goal for everyone associated with OED. We are committed and prepared to attain this goal every day.

Our strength is in our dedication to our dealers and our industry. We believe our two most important assets are our customers and our staff. We are here to serve you!

About Us

OED was originally founded in 1931 as Raleigh Auto Supply. We service over 500 dealers across our sales territory. Learn more.

Our Brands

ECHO, Shindaiwa, ECHO Bear Cat, Wright, Velke, Grass Gobbler, Billy Goat, Brown, Vortexx and K-100. Learn more.

Our Goal

OED's ultimate goal is to create a partnership with our dealers to ensure their long-term success and profitability. Learn more.