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Brunswick reports continued record results for Q1

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Brunswick Corporation reported results for the first quarter of 2021. "Our businesses had a fantastic start to 2021, with a very healthy marine market, strong boating participation, and outstanding operating performance driving historic financial results," said Brunswick Chief Executive Officer David Foulkes. "Robust retail demand for our products continues to drive low field inventory levels, with increased production across all ...

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Brunswick again recognized for diversity by Forbes

For the second consecutive year, Brunswick Corporation has been recognized by Forbes and Statista as one of the Best Employers for Diversity. Brunswick ranked among the top 20% of the 500 companies on the list, ranking 80th overall and sixth in the state of Illinois. “We are honored to again be recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Employers for Diversity, ...

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Brunswick Corp. partners with Carnegie Robotics for technology enhancements

Brunswick Corporation announced that it has entered into a new partnership with Carnegie Robotics LLC (CRL), a leading provider of advanced robotics, sensors and autonomous solutions for a wide range of commercial and government applications. The collaboration will combine CRL’s depth and breadth in autonomous technology with Brunswick’s leadership position in the marine industry and continued execution of its ACES ...

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Freedom Boat Club acquires New York franchise operation

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Freedom Boat Club, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), announced that it has acquired the Freedom Boat Club of New York franchise operation and territory.  This announcement comes just four weeks after Freedom announced that it had acquired the franchise operation and territory rights in the Chicago market. The scope of the transaction includes six New York area locations covering Long ...

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Q&A with Mercury Marine’s Chris Drees

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By Adam Quandt Boating Industry was recently invited down to Mercury Marine’s famous Lake X, for an exclusive look at Mercury’s new 600hp V12 Verado outboard. Between test runs of the new engine on various boats, Boating Industry had the chance to catch up with Mercury Marine president Chris Drees. BI: You’re two years in at the helm at Mercury ...

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Freedom Boat Club acquires Chicago franchise operation and territory

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Freedom Boat Club, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire its Freedom Boat Club of Chicago franchise operation and territory from its current owner. The scope of the transactions includes all four current Illinois-based locations and rights to build new club locations in part of Northern Illinois and portions of ...

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Brunswick ranked in Top 10 of Forbes America’s Best Large Employers

Brunswick Corporation has been named by Forbes to the 2021 list of America’s Best Large Employers. From the thousands of companies that were considered for this honor, only 500 made the final list. Brunswick is ranked No. 10 overall and number one in the Manufacturing category. “We are honored to be named to the list of America’s Best Large Employers,” said Brenna Preisser, ...

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Brunswick reports exceptional results for 2020

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) recently reported results for the fourth quarter and full-year of 2020. "Our businesses executed extremely well against our operating and strategic priorities in 2020, demonstrating the strength and resilience of our marine-focused portfolio," said Brunswick Chief Executive Officer David Foulkes. "Despite the many challenges faced in 2020, including the significant disruptions to our global operations during ...

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Brunswick Corp. awarded among Forbes’ Best-In-State Employers

Brunswick Corporation has been recognized as part of Forbes’ annual list of America’s Best-In-State Employers 2020 for both Wisconsin and Minnesota.  Companies are required to have more than 500 employees to be considered for a specific state. Brunswick has multiple locations in Wisconsin including Mercury Marine’s 2.5 million square foot global headquarters in Fond du Lac, Power Products in Menominee ...

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Brunswick reports slight sales dip for Q2 2020

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Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today reported results for the second quarter of 2020. For the second quarter of 2020, Brunswick reported consolidated net sales of $987.8 million, down from $1,163.5 million in 2019. Diluted EPS for the quarter was $0.89 on a GAAP basis and $0.99 on an as adjusted basis. The boat segment, which manufactures and distributes recreational boats, ...

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