Vanguard® Partners With Canimex Group to Bring Electrification Expertise to Broader Range of OEMs

MILWAUKEE (August 25, 2022) – Briggs & Stratton is excited to announce its new partnership with Canimex Group (Canimex), a leading manufacturer and international trader in mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and electronic components and products. Canimex Group is made up of seven business units that include its Mechanical and Electrical division, which will leverage Vanguard Lithium-Ion battery power solutions in applications for a variety of industries through this new partnership. 

“As more OEMs look toward electrification, we are pleased to add Canimex Group to our list of impressive Battery Technology Partners,” said Chris Davison, senior marketing manager — Electrification at Briggs & Stratton. “Canimex’s manufacturing expertise combined with our cutting-edge battery power technology will help set OEMs up for success as they pursue integrating electrified equipment.”

Based in Drummondville, Québec, Canimex is a one-stop shop providing OEMs with engineering and technical support in developing comprehensive and customized solutions and providing design, quality management, packaging, storage, handling, transportation and customs clearance services. Canimex works across a range of industries that include electrification, forestry, construction, agriculture, industrial, mining and snow and ice. 

When it comes to selecting and integrating the right components for an optimized electric powertrain, there is a lot for OEMs to consider, which can be challenging and time-consuming. Whether it is for industrial equipment, construction, agricultural machinery or compact urban vehicles, Canimex’s electrification team is there to support OEMs as both a partner and solution provider in finding the right components and power source for electrifying equipment, allowing for easy integration.

“There’s no question that the future is battery power. As more of our customers pursue electrification, we are excited to be partnering with Vanguard to deliver ruggedly designed, powerfully built battery solutions that our customers can trust to deliver a solid performance,” said Dominic Bolduc, technical sales representative at Canimex.

Vanguard Commercial Lithium-Ion Battery Packs offer a fully integrated, complete battery solution. The Lithium-Ion battery pack, battery management system and charger work seamlessly together to deliver efficient power and performance. Vanguard offers a competitive range of battery power solutions, including 1.5kWh*, 3.8kWh*, 5kWh*, 7kWh* and 10kWh* options. This offers OEMs a fully integrated electric system with the capacity to connect other Vanguard packs in parallel for more power. For more information on products and innovations, visit

*Total energy measured using a 0.2C discharge per IEC 61960-3:2017

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About Briggs & Stratton:

Briggs & Stratton, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, provides innovative products and diverse power solutions to help people get work done. Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of engines for outdoor power equipment, and is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lithium-ion battery, standby generator, energy storage system, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Vanguard®, Ferris®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Billy Goat®, Allmand®, SimpliPhi®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in more than 100 countries on six continents. For additional information, please visit and