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  • 2/6/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced that its navigation technology will be available in Ford’s new 2009 F-150, F-Series Super Duty pickups, and commercial E-Series vans, designed to make business owners more productive and successful. The relationship was announced today at the 2008 Chicago Auto Show. Garmin will provide the navigation component for Ford Work Solutions, a collection ofmore...
  • 1/30/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) and the world’s leading GPS manufacturer, today announced its entrance into the mobile phone market with the nüvifone, an all-in-one, sleek and slim, touchscreen device that combines a premium phone, mobile web-browser, and cutting-edge personal navigator. The nüvifone is a work of art in features, design and functionality and is destined to transform how individuals connect,more...
  • 1/28/08 6:00 am CST
    Fitness
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced its sponsorship of Slipstream Sports LLC, an elite cycling team that prides itself on using talent, training and technology in taking on the world’s best competition. Slipstream cyclists will train with the Edge 705, the newest GPS-enabled cycling computer in Garmin’s popular line of fitness products. Slipstream’s support vehicles will use Garmin’s nüvi® 770, whichmore...
  • 1/17/08 6:00 am CST
    Corporate
    Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Fairpoint Navigation A/S (“Fairpoint”), the distributor of Garmin’s automotive, outdoor recreation, fitness and marine products in Denmark. The company will be renamed Garmin Danmark A/S and will retain its management, sales, marketing and supporting staff, consisting of 35 people and will continue operations at its current headquarters and warehouse facilitymore...
  • 1/15/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced that it has expanded its suite of Mac compatible applications to include waypoint, track, and route management. As with other Garmin applications, this new trip planning application is compatible with Mac OS X on Intel- and PPC-based Macs and may be used in conjunction with all Garmin USB devices. Thanks to this new application, Mac users will now be ablemore...
  • 1/10/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced that Garmin will supply the BMW Group with the Garmin nüvi® 360 as a customized portable navigation solution for the BMW 1 and 3 Series. “This system has numerous customizations that make it unique to BMW such as the BMW logo on the navigation device’s exterior casing, BMW logo on the welcome screen, BMW dealer database and tailored mounting systemmore...
  • 1/3/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced the nüvi 780 – the newest addition to the popular nüvi family and the most powerful in its acclaimed 700 series. The nüvi 780 was announced in preparation for the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and will be on display at the Garmin booth (#35832 in South 4). “The nüvi 780 brings vital information – through dynamic updates – tomore...
  • 1/3/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced the nüvi 260W, a simple-to-use widescreen personal navigation device (PND) that speaks street names. The devicewas announced in conjunction with the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and will be on display at the Garmin booth (South Hall 4, booth #35832). In addition to features offered by other members of the nüvi 200 family, the nüvimore...
  • 1/3/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced the new nüvi 880, a premium portable navigation device with cutting-edge speech recognition, dynamic MSN Direct content, and an impressive array of other convenience and safety features. The devicewas announced in conjunction with the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and will be on display at the Garmin booth (South Hall 4, booth #35832more...
  • 1/3/08 6:00 am CST
    Automotive
    Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced a new series of nüvi navigators designed specifically for those seeking premium navigation features on a large, 5.2-inch touchscreen display. The nüvi 5000 was announced in conjunction with the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and will be on display at the Garmin booth (South Hall 4, booth #35832). “The nuvi 5000 is ideal for those with largermore...
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