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  • 7/9/14 7:00 am CDT
    Corporate

    VIRB® Elite to be the Official Action Cam of Verrückt, Slide to Open to the Public on July 10th

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, and Schlitterbahn Waterparks & Resorts, today released a video for the highly-anticipated opening of Verrückt, the tallest water slide in the world. Schlitterbahn has completed construction and testing of Verrückt and the ride will open to the public on July 10th. Officially verified by Guinness World Records, the water slide in Kansas City, Kan. stands at a record-breakingmore...
  • 6/30/14 11:15 am CDT
    Corporate
    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) invites shareholders and investors to listen to its second quarter 2014 earnings conference call that will be broadcast over the Internet on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. ET, with executives of Garmin. The call will be held in conjunction with the company's earnings release, which will be distributed prior to market open on July 30, 2014. What: Garmin Ltd. Secondmore...
  • 6/30/14 6:00 am CDT
    Corporate
    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland & AUCKLAND, New Zealand--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Fusion Electronics Limited and its subsidiaries.Based in Auckland, New Zealand, the new company will be known as Garmin New Zealand Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Garmin Ltd., and will operate as “Fusion Entertainment.” Substantially, all the Fusion product line will remain available, as will support for the company’s existing products. Fusion Entertainmentmore...
  • 6/19/14 12:00 pm CDT
    Corporate
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a partnership with MyFitnessPal, a leading worldwide free calorie counter. By linking their Garmin Connect™ or Garmin Connect Mobile™ and MyFitnessPal accounts, vívofit and Forerunner® 15 users can now easily view calories burned and consumed and see their net count for the remainder of the day basedmore...
  • 6/6/14 1:25 pm CDT
    Corporate
    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At Garmin Ltd.’s (NASDAQ: GRMN) annual shareholders’ meeting held today, approval was received from the shareholders in accordance with Swiss corporate law for a cash dividend in the amount of $1.92 per share (subject to possible adjustment based on the total amount of the dividend in Swiss Francs as approved at the annual meeting), payable in four equal installments. The board has determined that the Junemore...
  • 6/2/14 6:00 am CDT
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    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that Doug Boessen has joined the company and will serve as chief financial officer and treasurer beginning July 31. Boessen recently served as CFO for Collective Brands, Inc. where he began as associate controller in 1997. He brings extensive consumer brands and public company experience given his tenure at Collectivemore...
  • 4/30/14 6:00 am CDT
    Corporate
    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) today announced results for the fiscal year and quarter ended March 29, 2014. Highlights in the quarter include: Total revenue of $583 million in first quarter 2014 with outdoor, fitness, aviation and marine delivering 58% of total revenues and growing 22% over the year ago quarter Gross and operating profit margins improved from themore...
  • 4/28/14 3:20 am CDT
    Corporate
    KPN and Garmin-Asus, today announced KPN will *be the first operator in the Netherlands to sell the new Garmin-Asus nüvifone A10, a touchscreen smartphone running on the Android™ platform that is optimized for pedestrian and in-car navigation. The new A10 smartphone will be available for pre-order exclusively through KPN’s Dutch brands in May for delivery in July. Robbert Bakker, director of consumer mobile at KPN said, “We are pleasedmore...
  • 4/7/14 6:00 am CDT
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    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) invites shareholders and investors to listen to its first quarter 2014 earnings conference call that will be broadcast over the Internet on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. ET, with executives of Garmin. The call will be held in conjunction with the company's earnings release, which will be distributed prior to market open on April 30, 2014. What: Garmin Ltd. Firstmore...
  • 3/11/14 2:10 pm CDT
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    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) , the global leader in satellite navigation, announced victory today in the lawsuit brought by Pacing Technologies, LLC, against Garmin. The United States District Court for the Southern District of California granted Garmin’s motion for summary judgment of non-infringement and found that Garmin’s popular Forerunner® and Edge® products could not bemore...
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