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  • 6/4/08 2:23 pm CDT
    Corporate
    Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) announced today that it has adopted a Rule 10b5-1 plan covering five million shares of the 10 million shares repurchase authorization that was approved by the company’s board of directors on June 6, 2008. A plan under Rule 10b5-1 allows a company to repurchase its shares at times when it otherwise might be prevented from doing so under insider trading laws or because of self-imposed trading blackout periods. Amore...
  • 5/30/08 2:06 pm CDT
    Corporate
    Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Formar Electronics N.V./ S.A. (“Formar”), the distributor of Garmin’s automotive, outdoor recreation, fitness and marine products in Belgium and Luxembourg. The company will be renamed Garmin Belux N.V./S.A and will retain its management, sales, marketing and supporting staff, consisting of 25 people and will continue operations at its current headquarters andmore...
  • 5/2/08 5:00 am CDT
    Corporate
    Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today made available its 2007 annual report to shareholders on the Garmin Investor Relations Web site at http://www8.garmin.com/aboutGarmin/invRelations/finReports.html. Hard copies are available free of charge to Garmin Ltd. shareholders by calling the Garmin Investor Relations department at (913) 397-8200. Garmin Ltd. has also provided the annual report to the Securities andmore...
  • 5/1/08 5:00 am CDT
    Corporate
    Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) announced today that it has signed letters of intent for the proposed acquisition of Puls Elektronik GmbH (“Puls Elektronik”), the distributor of Garmin’s consumer products in Austria and Satsignal Equipamentos de Comunicações e de Navegação S.A. (“Satsignal”), the distributor of Garmin’s consumer products in Portugal. The completion of each of these acquisitions is subject to the negotiation and execution of amore...
  • 4/30/08 5:00 am CDT
    Corporate
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  • 3/31/08 7:00 am CDT
    Corporate
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that users can now send locations found on Google Maps™, an innovative online mapping service, directly to their Garmin personal navigation device. “Given the amount of time we all spend at a computer or in our cars, teaming with Google Maps gives users the versatility of planning their travels at their keyboard inmore...
  • 3/31/08 7:00 am CDT
    Corporate
    MapQuest, Inc. and Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced plans for the upcoming launch of a new feature that will allow consumers to send trip planning results from MapQuest.com, the #1 online mapping website,* directly to their Garmin personal navigation device. Through the partnership, users can find a place, as well as plan and research routes, atmore...
  • 3/18/08 6:00 am CDT
    Corporate
    Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) today announced that it is the global leader in portable satellite navigation sales, having sold more personal navigation devices (PNDs) in 2007 than any other manufacturer. The research was provided by Canalys, a leading independent technology market analyst firm. “These figures validate our associates’ hard work and commitment to innovation, value, and satisfying our customers,” said Cliff Pemble,more...
  • 3/3/08 6:00 am CST
    Corporate
    Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) announced today that it has signed letters of intent for the proposed acquisition of Formar Electronics N.V./ S.A. (“Formar”), the distributor of Garmin’s consumer products in Belgium and Luxembourg, and NavCor Oy (“NavCor”), the distributor of Garmin’s consumer products in Finland. The completion of each of these acquisitions is subject to the negotiation and execution of a definitive acquisition agreement, themore...
  • 2/28/08 6:00 am CST
    Corporate
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced that it will become an associate sponsor of the No. 19 Gillett Evernham Motorsports team in the 2008 Sprint Cup series with driver Elliott Sadler. Electronics retailer Best Buy is the car’s primary sponsor. Garmin is partnering with Best Buy Racing for the second year in a row. “As Garmin continues to set the standard with innovative technology, itmore...
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