Since inventing the hover mower more than 40 years ago Flymo have become market leaders in the design and innovation of unique gardening products that make gardening easy. The core values at the heart of everything we do at Flymo are 'quick and easy'. Quick at completing garden tasks. Easy in being intuitive to use.
Christopher Cockerell's Hovercraft invention has its final trial run.
Karl Dahlman's hover mower wins gold medal at the Brussels Inventors Fair.
Flymo is founded with the production of the world's first hover mower at Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, England.
Flymo becomes part of the Electrolux Group and launch the world's first electric hover mower.
Flymo products take on their distinctive orange colour.
Flymo introduce and patent the world's first grass collecting hover mower.
Queen's Award for Export.
Queen's Award for Technology.
Flymo Multi Trim, the first two-in-one trimmer and lawn edger on the market is launched.
Flymo move to purpose built factory at Newton Aycliffe, England and become the UK's leading lawnmover brand.
Flymo launch the GardenVac, a unique multi-purpose garden tidy tool.
Flymo launch and TV advertise the Unique Turbo Compact.
Flymo sell 1 million products in the UK market.