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  • 3/31/08 6:00 am CDT
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that select Samsung mobile phones will have the benefit of Garmin’s intuitive turn-by-turn, voice-prompted navigation directly on the phone. Samsung Mobile Navigator by Garmin is based on the popular Garmin Mobile™ XT navigation software, and Samsung phones with this navigation capability are expected to be available inmore...
  • 3/31/08 6:00 am CDT
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, and nTelos Wireless, a leading provider of wireless voice and data services, announced today that nTelos customers can now begin navigating with Garmin Mobile. This announcement also marks Garmin Mobile compatibility with BREW enabled devices. Garmin will display Garmin Mobile on an nTelos handset at its CTIA Wireless trade show booth (#more...
  • 3/26/08 6:00 am CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today the GPSMAP 495, a portable aviation device designed for pilots who want many of the same features as the popular GPSMAP 496 at a fraction of the cost. The GPSMAP 495 includes Garmin’s SafeTaxi® airport diagrams, Garmin’s Smart Airspace, AOPA’s Airport Directory data, enhanced high-resolution terrain database, aviationmore...
  • 3/24/08 6:00 am CDT
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that it is the exclusive navigation supplier to Kenwood’s new 2008 lineup of in-dash automotive electronics. “We have been very pleased with Kenwood’s success in selling Garmin-equipped units since we started our partnership in 2006, and we’re expecting even greater things in 2008.” said Dan Bartel, Garmin’smore...
  • 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...
  • 3/4/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced the next evolution of the nüvi 200 series, the entry-level favorites in Garmin’s popular nüvi line. The low-priced nüvi 2x5 models, a family of new products introduced at CeBIT, improve upon the features of their 200-series predecessors while providing the opportunity to add top-of-the-line features such as improved mapping and routing features, faster satellitemore...
  • 3/4/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced the nüvi 900T, a personal navigation device (PND) that combines cutting edge navigation features with DVB-H mobile television. The device is being co-branded with wireless carrier 3 Italia – the Hutchison Whampoa Group’s Mobile Media Company – and will be available exclusively in Italy. “The nüvi 900T is the ultimate device for those who want to mixmore...
  • 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...
  • 2/22/08 6:00 am CST
    Corporate
    Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced plans to open company-owned offices in Australia, to be known as Garmin Australasia Pty Ltd. The new facility will include a full warehouse, sales, marketing and customer support staff that will provide an unprecedented level of service to dealers and customers in Australia and New Zealand for Garmin’s consumer products. Over the past 17 years, Garmin’s Australasian presence has beenmore...
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