Maruyama, quality Japanese products with a pedigree of producing quality garden machinery. When Japanese manufacturer Maruyama was founded, their mission statement was founded on a simple principle. It was “to continue an unwavering commitment to produce durable, hardworking tools, that are made to work for a living”. Maruyama factory Maruyama factory Maruyama factory While this same business ethos continues today, so does a strong belief in maintaining a harmonious relationship between people and the environment. Maruyama wholeheartedly takes on the challenge of developing and manufacturing products with due consideration to our planet. The Maruyama and Uchiyama families began their family business of manufacturing fire extinguishers in 1895 and added manual sprayers in 1918. In 1933 the company expanded with the development of its power sprayers. This sector proved to be so successful that it led to Maruyama becoming a leading manufacturer of disaster prevention equipment, high pressure industrial pumps, sprayers, and of course commercial grade 2 stroke, handheld equipment.