Textron inc. (NYSE: TXT) is not only one of the world's best known multi-industry companies, it is a pioneer of the diversified business model.
Founded in 1923, Textron has grown into a network of businesses with total revenues of $14.2 billion, and approximately 35,000 employees with facilities and presence in 25 countries, serving a diverse and global customer base. Headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A., Textron is ranked 228th on the FORTUNE 500 list of largest U.S. companies. Organizationally, Textron consists of numerous subsidiaries and operating divisions, which are responsible for the day-to-day operation of their businesses.
While we take great pride in our long history, we are even more excited by the future. Textron is a multi-industry company, recognized for our powerful brands, world-class enterprise processes and talented people. By placing customers first in everything we do, Textron continues to grow as an industry leader with strong brands such as Bell, Cessna, Beechcraft, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO and Textron Systems among others.
Arctic Cat became a part of Textron in 2017. Our vehicles are now designed and built by Textron Specialized Vehicles, a division of Textron that also manufactures Cushman commercial and industrial utility vehicles, E-Z-GO golf cars, Jacobsen turf equipment and Textron Ground Support Equipment.