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30 June 2014 @ 11:00 AM  /

Garmin® Ltd. Schedules Its Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Call

SCHAFFHAUSEN, SWITZERLAND/June 30, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) invites shareholders and investors to listen to its second quarter 2014 earnings conference call that will be broadcast over the Internet on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 a…

30 June 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Corporate / Marine /

Garmin® Completes Acquisition of Fusion® Electronics

Schaffhausen, Switzerland and Auckland, New Zealand/June 30, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Fusion Electronics Limited and its subsi…

25 June 2014 @ 9:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin Celebrates the Tenth Anniversary of G1000

Garmin is proud to celebrate today, the tenth anniversary of delivering the G1000 Integrated Flight Deck (IFD) to customers. The first announcement of the revolutionary G1000 IFD was in March 2003, when Cessna Aircraft Company announced the selecti…

19 June 2014 @ 12:00 PM  /

Garmin® Announces Partnership with MyFitnessPal®

OLATHE, Kan./June 19, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a partnership with MyFitnessPal, a leading worldwide free calorie counter. By li…

19 June 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Introducing the Garmin® Approach™ S6 Golf Watch

A Feature-Packed GPS Golf Watch with First-of-its-kind Swing Metrics and Full-Color CourseView Maps OLATHE, Kan./ June 19, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigatio…

17 June 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Launches víago™, A Feature-Packed Navigation App Starting at $1.99

App Includes Leading Garmin Navigation, In App Purchases Offer Additional Premium Features OLATHE, Kan./June 17, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today …

12 June 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Garmin® Introduces New Collars for Astro® and Alpha® Dog Tracking and Training Systems

OLATHE, Kan. /June 12, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced two new GPS-enabled collars, the TT 15 and T 5, for its industry-leading Astro and…

6 June 2014 @ 12:50 PM  / Corporate /

Garmin® Shareholders Approve Quarterly Dividend through March 2015

Schaffhausen, Switzerland /June 6, 2014/Business Wire --At Garmin Ltd.’s annual shareholders’ meeting held today, approval was received from theshareholders in accordance with Swiss corporate law for a cash dividend in the amount of $1.92 pershare (s…

2 June 2014 @ 7:00 AM  / Corporate /

Garmin® Ltd. Names Doug Boessen as Next CFO

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland/June 2, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that Doug Boessen has joined the company and will serve as chief financial officer and treasurer beginning J…

15 May 2014 @ 3:42 PM  / Aviation /

Garmin adds attitude information to the aera 796/795

Garmin is excited to introduce a new version of software for the aera 796/795, which allows one of Garmin’s best-selling aviation portables to receive even more information from the GDL 39 3D. When paired with the GDL 39 3D via Bluetooth or standar…

14 May 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® Enters Agreement to Acquire Assets of Fusion® Electronics, A Leading Supplier of Integrated Marine Audio Equipment

Schaffhausen, Switzerland and Auckland, New Zealand/May 14, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets o…

13 May 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® GTN™ 725 Increases Operational Capability of the ATR 42 and ATR 72 in Europe

OLATHE, Kan. /May 13, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that it has received certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA…

6 May 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Introducing Garmin® Forerunner® 15: A GPS Running Watch with Heart Rate and Daily Activity Tracking

OLATHE, Kan./May 6, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the Forerunner® 15 — an affordable GPS running watch with daily activity tracking for…

30 April 2014 @ 7:00 AM  / Corporate /

Garmin Reports EPS Growth in First Quarter 2014 with Strong Revenue and Margins

Schaffhausen, Switzerland / April 30, 2014/ Business Wire --Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN – News) today announced results for the fiscal year and quarter ended March 29, 2014. Download Q1 2014 Press Release FINAL…

17 April 2014 @ 3:43 PM  / Aviation /

Garmin Pilot for Android Adds Interactive Map Features, Including Track-Up

The latest update to the Garmin Pilot app for Android adds new interactive features that make it easier for pilots to navigate and read charts throughout their flight. New features include track-up orientation, faster map rendering, higher resolution…

10 April 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® Introduces GNX™ Marine Instruments

OLATHE, Kan./April 10, 2014/Business Wire - Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the GNX 20 and GNX 21, the newest offerings in the premier Garmin marine instrumen…

9 April 2014 @ 6:03 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Own the Road with the New Edge® 1000 Cycling Computer from Garmin®

OLATHE, Kan./ April 9, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the Edge 1000®, a top of the line cycling computer for competing, connecting, and …

7 April 2014 @ 7:00 AM  / Corporate /

Garmin Ltd. Schedules Its First Quarter 2014 Earnings Call

SCHAFFHAUSEN, SWITZERLAND / April 7, 2014 / Business Wire / — Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) invites shareholders and investors to listen to its first quarter 2014 earnings conference call that will be broadcast over the Internet on Wednesday, April 30, …

3 April 2014 @ 5:19 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin Introduces European FliteCharts

Garmin continues to expand its global aviation chart coverage with the release of European terminal charts, including instrument approach charts, SIDs, STARs, and airport diagrams. These charts are the most recent addition to the growing list of worl…

2 April 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Launches zūmo® 590LM – A Rugged Motorcycle Navigator with Connected Infotainment Features

OLATHE, Kan./April 2, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced Garmin zūmo 590LM - a rugged motorcycle navigation system featuring a 5-inch touch…

31 March 2014 @ 2:33 PM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Garmin® Adds New Features to PRO Series of Electronic Dog Training Collars

OLATHE, Kan. /March 31, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the introduction of the PRO 70, PRO 550, and the PRO Trashbreaker – three new ele…

31 March 2014 @ 6:31 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin Introduces VIRB Elite Aviation Bundle and Aviator Action Pack

Garmin is excited to announce an aviation-specific addition to the VIRB action camera family. VIRB, the first true HD 1080p action camera offers the aviation market new capabilities brought on by several new accessories. VIRB Elite features a unique …

26 March 2014 @ 6:05 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness / Sports /

Garmin® to Sponsor 2014 Tough Mudder Events and Offer New VIRB™ Elite Color Option

VIRB Elite and fēnix™ 2 are the Official Action Cameras and Training Watches of Tough Mudder OLATHE, Kan./ March 26, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, to…

25 March 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Team X Unveils G3X™ Touch

OLATHE, Kan. /March 25, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today G3X Touch, a large touchscreen, glass flight display system for installation in…

13 March 2014 @ 11:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Expands Radar Altimeter Product Line With Complete Low-Cost Solution

OLATHE, Kan. /March 13, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a comprehensive radar altimeter solution that expands upon Garmin’s high-performa…

13 March 2014 @ 11:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Brings Safety Enhancing Angle of Attack System To General Aviation

OLATHE, Kan. /March 13, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced an intuitive,safety enhancing, and easy to install angle of attack (AOA) system a…

11 March 2014 @ 1:49 PM  / Corporate /

Garmin® Announces Victory in Pacing Technologies Patent Case

OLATHE, Kan/March 11, 2014/Business Wire - Garmin International, Inc., a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) , the global leader in satellite navigation, announced victory todayin the lawsuit brought by Pacing Technologies, LLC, against Garmin. …

5 March 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Offers New Upgrades and Enhancements to G1000®-Equipped King Air Series Aircraft

OLATHE, Kan. /March 5, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced new capabilities for G1000-equipped King Air 200/250/300/350 series aircraft. Thes…

27 February 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness / Sports /

Garmin® to Sponsor 2014 Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships

VIRB™ and VIRB Elite to be Official Action Cameras Used During Competition OLATHE, Kan./ February 27, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a p…

23 February 2014 @ 8:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Announces Premium Navigation App for Xperia™ Smartphones

New App Integrates with Sony SmartWatch 2 for Walking Directions OLATHE, Kan./February 23, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a new navi…

21 February 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Introduces GXM™ 42 Portable Aviation Weather Receiver

OLATHE, Kan. /February 21, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today the GXM 42, a portable SiriusXM Aviation weather receiver which allows pilots …

20 February 2014 @ 8:44 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Introducing fēnix™ 2: The Ultimate Multisport Adventure Watch from Garmin®

Advanced Training Features Added to Rugged ABC Navigator Watch OLATHE, Kan./ February 20, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the fēnix 2, …

20 February 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Pilot™ App Adds 3-D Synthetic Vision Capability

OLATHE, Kan. /February 20, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced an updated version of the Garmin Pilot application for the iPad and iPhone f…

19 February 2014 @ 6:01 AM  / Corporate /

Garmin Reports EPS Growth in Fourth Quarter 2013 with Strong Margin Performance; Proposes Dividend Increase; Announces CFO Transition

Schaffhausen, Switzerland / February 19, 2014/ Business Wire --Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN – News) today announced results for the fiscal year and quarter ended December 28, 2013. Download Q4 2013 Press Release FINAL…

13 February 2014 @ 7:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Recognizes a GPS Milestone In Aviation

OLATHE, Kan. /February 13, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today commemorates the twentieth anniversary of the Garmin GPS 155 receiving FAA Technical S…

13 February 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® GPSMAP® 8000 Glass Helm Series Receives New Features

OLATHE, Kan./February 13, 2013/Business Wire - Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced exciting new features available to the GPSMAP 8000 Glass Helm Series, including…

13 February 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin®, Mastervolt and Scout Boats Announce Integrated Vessel Technology

OLATHE, Kan./February 13, 2014/Business Wire - Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a fully integrated vessel solution for its GPSMAP® Glass Helm series as a resul…

7 February 2014 @ 2:32 PM  / Aviation /

New G500/G600 Software and Installation Updates Enable a Number of Capabilities

Garmin is excited to offer customers increased functionality with our G500/G600 flight displays. The latest software update includes a number of benefits and features that are specific to certain airframes and installations: Select TBM 700/850 mod…

21 January 2014 @ 5:10 PM  / Aviation /

Garmin Pilot Adds Enhancements to iOS and Android

It’s been an exciting year for Garmin Pilot so far and we’re only 21 days into it! We’re thrilled to kick off the 2014 with a new release on both operating platforms. Version 6.0 for iOS and Version 2.8 for Android mobile devices are available for up…

21 January 2014 @ 7:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Garmin® Golf Expands with Approach® G7 and G8 Handhelds Boasting New PlaysLike Distance Feature and Wireless Connectivity

OLATHE, Kan./ January 21, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the Approach G7 and G8 golf handhelds. These sleek, color touchscreen handhelds…

21 January 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Brings Portable Attitude and ADS-B Datalink Together With New GDL® 39 3D

OLATHE, Kan. /January 21, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the GDL 39 3D, a portable ADS-B and GPS receiver which adds simultaneous displ…

20 January 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Fishing Legend Bill Dance, Pro Angler Brent Chapman Join Garmin® Team

OLATHE, Kan. /January 20, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that fishing legend Bill Dance will use and recommend Garmin marine electronics…

13 January 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Garmin® Introduces GPSMAP® 64 Series Updating Popular Outdoor Handheld

OLATHE, Kan./ January 13, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the GPSMAP 64 series of rugged outdoor handhelds. The GPSMAP 64 series brings a d…

7 January 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Showcases new Infotainment Technology for Automakers Designed to Minimize Driver Distraction

Showcase at CES 2014 Includes an Interactive Head-up Display (HUD) Interface as well as New K2 Infotainment Platform Developments OLATHE, Kan./January 7, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the glo…

6 January 2014 @ 7:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Garmin® Overhauls Free Online Fitness Community with Garmin Connect™ Redesign

OLATHE, Kan./ January 6, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a complete overhaul of its free online fitness community, Garmin Connect…

6 January 2014 @ 7:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Garmin® vívofit™ — A Fitness Band That Moves at the Pace of Life

OLATHE, Kan./January 6, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced vívofit (veevo-fit) — a stylish, lightweight fitness band designed to turn good i…

6 January 2014 @ 7:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Garmin® Introduces vívokí™ and Navigates Into Corporate Wellness Programs

OLATHE, Kan./January 6, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced vívokí (veevo-key) — a small, lightweight and water resistant (10m) all-day act…

6 January 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Announces New Automotive Navigation Devices

New Products Include First nüvi with Wireless Backup Camera, New Lineup of Affordable nüvis with 5- and 6-inch Displays, and Head-up Display Plus (HUD+) OLATHE, Kan./January 6, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (…

6 January 2014 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Launches High-Definition Dash Cam with Automatic Incident Detection

OLATHE, Kan./January 6, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced Garmin Dash Cam™, a high-definition camera that mounts to any vehicles’ windshie…

3 January 2014 @ 10:12 AM  / Corporate /

Garmin Ltd. Schedules Its Fourth Quarter 2013 Earnings Call

SCHAFFHAUSEN, SWITZERLAND / January 3, 2014 / Business Wire / — Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) invites shareholders and investors to listen to its fourth quarter 2013 earnings conference call that will be broadcast over the Internet on Wednesday, Februar…