Brunswick completes divestiture of bowling products business to BlueArc Capital Management

Brunswick Corporation
May 26, 2015

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced it has completed the sale of its Bowling Products business to BlueArc Capital Management, LLC, a private investment firm based in Atlanta. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “We are pleased that the buyer is a long-term... Read more »

Brunswick Marine brands support National Safe Boating Week with social media contests

Brunswick Corporation
May 14, 2015

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Marine brands of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) are joining boating safety advocates during National Safe Boating Week on May 16-22 to promote safe and responsible boating. Brunswick will help spread the word about elements of safe boating, including wearing a life jacket every... Read more »

Statistical Surveys says boat sales up in 2015

By Brianna Liestman
May 7, 2015

Recent data suggests boat sales will continue to grow in 2015 and 2016, according to Tom Walworth, general manager at Statistical Surveys. Sales in inboard-, jet- and outboard-powered boats are all up in a rolling 12-month period ending in March 2015. Overall, outboard sales are reporting double-digit... Read more »

Brunswick launches online dealer certification for all Brunswick boat dealers

Brunswick Corporation
April 30, 2015

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation’s (NYSE: BC) dealer services team, Brunswick Dealer Advantage, announced continued improvements to its dealer certification program in an effort to provide greater value and challenge to the Brunswick marine dealer network. In partnership with the Marine... Read more »

Brunswick reports 12 percent increase in marine sales

Jonathan Sweet
April 29, 2015

New boats and engines helped marine segment sales grow by 12 percent for Brunswick compared to Q1 2014, the company reported Wednesday. “New engines, boats and fitness equipment are generating market share gains around the world,” said CEO Dusty McCoy. “We are adding plant capacity... Read more »

Brunswick acquires Australian parts and accessories company

Brunswick Corp.
April 27, 2015

Brunswick Corporation today announced that it has acquired BLA, Australia’s largest provider of “boating, lifestyle and adventure” products, to strengthen Brunswick’s marine parts and accessories presence in the region. Terms were not disclosed. BLA had revenues of approximately... Read more »

Mercury Marine wins Most Eco-Friendly Marine Business Award for the second consecutive year

Mercury Marine
April 23, 2015

Shanghai – Mercury Marine was recently honored with the “Most Eco-Friendly Marine Business Award” for the second consecutive year. Mercury received the award during the 2015 China (Shanghai) International Boat Show for its 75-115hp four-stroke outboard engine platform. The judges noted fuel efficiency... Read more »

Mercury Marine wins two awards for commitment to veterans

Mercury Marine
April 20, 2015

FOND DU LAC, Wis. – The Wisconsin Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Committee (ESGR), an agency of the Department of Defense, presented Mercury Marine with two awards over the weekend. Mercury earned the ESGR Pro Patria award, which is the highest level award bestowed by a... Read more »

Mercury Marine releases 2015 Sustainability Report

Mercury Marine
April 17, 2015

Mercury Marine has posted its 2015 Sustainability Report on the company’s website, mercurymarine.com. The report details the company’s recent accomplishments and current goals in sustainability, as well as the actions taken to achieve those goals. In 2014, Mercury was named the 2013 Wisconsin Manufacturer... Read more »

Brunswick Corporation moves up Q1 earnings release

Brunswick Corporation
April 16, 2015

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation announced it will reschedule its 2015 first quarter earnings release and conference call to Wednesday, April 29, 2015, to better accommodate the financial community and avoid a potential conflict on the earnings season calendar. The new date is a day earlier... Read more »

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