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Brunswick Corporation thinks beyond the horizon with sustainability report

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Brunswick Corporation announced the publication of its first company-wide Sustainability Report. Themed “Thinking Beyond the Horizon”, the report is part of the Company’s broad commitment to continually advance the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance of its business and leverage its considerable resources and scale to address improvement opportunities important for the future of outdoor recreation and its stakeholders. “We ...

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Brunswick temporarily suspending production due to coronavirus

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Brunswick Corporation announced it will suspend production at certain of its propulsion and boat operations over the next few weeks in response to the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19). A press release said this is being done in the best interest of the safety and health of employees as well as to better balance production levels with some projected near-term ...

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Brunswick reports Q4 and full-year 2019 financial results

Brunswick Corporation reported results for the fourth quarter and full-year of 2019. "Our 2019 performance demonstrated the strength and resilience of our marine-focused portfolio. We expanded gross and operating margins and delivered a tenth consecutive year of adjusted EPS growth, despite a weaker than anticipated marine market in the first half of the year," said Brunswick chief executive officer David ...

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Brunswick appoints VP of enterprise technologies

Brunswick Corporation announced the appointment of Dr. John F. Reid as its vice president -  enterprise technologies, effective Feb. 3, 2020.  Dr. Reid will be based in the Company’s Mettawa, Ill. headquarters and will report to Brunswick chief executive officer David M. Foulkes.  Dr. Reid brings to Brunswick over 30 years of highly accomplished technology leadership experience most recently serving ...

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Brunswick establishes Advanced Systems Group, appoints president

Brunswick Corporation announced the formation of its Advanced Systems Group and appointed Brett Dibkey president – Advanced Systems Group reporting to Brunswick CEO David Foulkes. The new structure will take effect on Jan. 1, 2020.   The Advanced Systems Group consists of the 11 Power Products brands from the acquisition completed in August of 2018, in addition to the Attwood Group of ...

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Freedom Boat Club holds largest conference in company history

Freedom Boat Club, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) and the nation’s oldest and largest boat club and boat club franchisor, has just completed the largest franchise conference in company’s 30-year history and its first since being acquired by Brunswick.  The theme of the event, Expanding Horizons, celebrated three decades of success with a recognition of the now more than 200 ...

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Brunswick sets records at FLIBS 2019

Brunswick Corporation announced that its Sea Ray, Boston Whaler and Mercury Marine brands have set multiple records during the 2019 Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show.  Sea Ray, which launched a new 320 Sundancer Coupe at Ft. Lauderdale, saw an 80% increase in show sales from a year ago. Brunswick said Boston Whaler continues to benefit from significant year-over-year sales growth ...

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Brunswick aims to represent marine industry at CES 2020

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced that it will make its debut as an exhibitor at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Jan. 7-10, 2020.  Brunswick said it will highlight its technology leadership in recreational boating while showing how its ACES strategy of autonomy, connectivity, electrification and shared access will help define the future of the marine industry.  ...

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Brunswick announces third quarter financial results

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today reported results for the third quarter of 2019. "Our third quarter performance reflects the continued successful execution of our marine strategy and reinforces the tremendous confidence we have in the future growth opportunities within each of our businesses," said Brunswick chief executive officer David Foulkes. "Both gross and operating margins expanded during the quarter, despite ...

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Boston Whaler earns top Brunswick safety award

Boston Whaler’s Edgewater facility earned the prestigious Brunswick Safety Leadership Award, the top award given in a program conducted by parent company Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC). Brunswick CEO Dave Foulkes presented Whaler’s safety committee with the award during a ceremony held on July 31. Boston Whaler then announced that it would donate the $10,000 prize received in conjunction with the ...

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