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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…

20 December 2013 @ 4:42 PM  / Aviation /

New G500/G600 Flight Display Updates Enable a Number of Capabilities

Garmin is pleased to offer increased capability of our G500/G600 flight displays. Software version 6.21 includes a number of benefits and features that are specific to certain airframes and installations. The latest software enables a number of capab…

21 November 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® Software Update Brings New Features to GPSMAP® and echoMAP™ Series

OLATHE, Kan./November 18, 2013/Business Wire – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced an exciting software update for the GPSMAP xs and echoMAP series of combination…

18 November 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Announces New High-Performance Navigation Core for the Auto OEM Market

OLATHE, Kan./November 18, 2013/Business Wire — Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced Gemini, a new navigation core designed for the auto OEM market. Building upon …

18 November 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® Introduces DownVü and SideVü Scanning Sonar

OLATHE, Kan./November 18, 2013/Business Wire - Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced DownVü and SideVü, their down and side-scanning sonar technology that provides …

18 November 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

LakeVü™ HD Ultra Expands Coverage and Adds Highly Detailed MaxDef Cartography

OLATHE, Kan./November 18, 2013/Business Wire – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced an update to LakeVü HD Ultra. With a significant addition to an already extensi…

18 November 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® Announces Versatile New Combination Chartplotter Series

OLATHE, Kan./November 18, 2013/Business Wire – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a new series of combination chartplotters with built-in scanning sonar capabili…

18 November 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® Offers the Complete System with New Boating Peripherals

OLATHE, Kan./November 18, 2013/Business Wire - Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a wide range of marine peripherals that can enhance safety and the enjoyment of…

18 November 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® Helm™ Mobile App Provides Chartplotter Monitoring and Control Capability

OLATHE, Kan./November 18, 2013/Business Wire - Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced Garmin Helm, a free mobile application that allows boaters to view and control …

13 November 2013 @ 3:03 PM  / Corporate /

Victory for Garmin® in First Inter Partes Patent Review

OLATHE, Kan/November 13, 2013/Business Wire/ - Garmin International, Inc., a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued a final decision in the inter partes review (IPR) …

12 November 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Offers G5000™ eLearning Training Course

OLATHE, Kan./November 12, 2013/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced interactive, web-based pilot training for the G5000 integrated flight de…

30 October 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Corporate /

Garmin Reports Solid Third Quarter 2013 Results and Raises Full Year Outlook

Schaffhausen, Switzerland / October 30, 2013/ Business Wire -- Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN – News) today announced results for the fiscal quarter ended September 28, 2013. Highlights in the quarter include: Total revenue of $644 million in third …

28 October 2013 @ 9:58 AM  / Corporate /

Garmin® Confirms December 31 Dividend Payment

Schaffhausen, Switzerland /October 28, 2013/Business Wire -- The Garmin Ltd. (GRMN) board of directors has established December 31, 2013 as the payment date for the next dividend installment of $0.45 per share with a record date of December 16, 2…

22 October 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Outdoor/Fitness /

Introducing Garmin tactix: A Tactically-Inspired GPS Navigator and ABC Watch

OLATHE, Kan./ October 22, 2013/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced tactix, a rugged high-sensitivity GPS navigator and ABC watch inspired by the…

22 October 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Continues to Enhance GTN™ Capability with Class A TAWS and More

LAS VEGAS / October 22, 2013 / Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced expanded capabilities and new features for the GTN series. With the latest s…

22 October 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Offers New Worldwide Weather Pricing and Position Reporting Service

LAS VEGAS / October 22, 2013 / Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced new and simple worldwide weather pricing plans as well as a new position rep…

15 October 2013 @ 6:00 AM  /

Garmin® Expands Approach® Series with S4, a Sleek Golf Watch with High-Res Touchscreen Display and Smart Notifications

OLATHE, Kan./ October 15, 2013/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the Approach S4 GPS golf watch—a feature-packed golf watch to expand the alr…

8 October 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Announces D2™ Pilot Watch, First GPS Watch Designed for Aviators

OLATHE, Kan. /October 8, 2013/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced another aviation first, a premium GPS watch designed specifically for aviator…

2 October 2013 @ 3:06 PM  / Corporate /

Garmin Ltd. Schedules Its Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Call

SCHAFFHAUSEN, SWITZERLAND / October 2, 2013 / Business Wire / — Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) invites shareholders and investors to listen to its third quarter 2013 earnings conference call that will be broadcast over the Internet on Wednesday, Octob…

1 October 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Extends Partnership with BMW Motorrad, New Navigator V Available Now

OLATHE, Kan./October 1, 2013/Business Wire — Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that it has extended its partnership with BMW Motorrad to provide the next …

16 September 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Sports /

There’s A Coach In Every Watch— Garmin® Forerunner® 620 and 220 With Color Display

OLATHE, Kan./September 16, 2013/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the Forerunner 620 and Forerunner 220 GPS running watches – two of the li…

12 September 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Garmin® Provides Navigation with 3D City Models for Mercedes-Benz Concept Car at IAA 2013

OLATHE, Kan./September 12, 2013/Business Wire — Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a customized in-dash navigation system for the Mercedes-Benz Concept S-Cla…

5 September 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Automotive/Mobile /

Monitor Tire Pressure In Real-Time and Navigate Curvy Roads With Garmin® zūmo® 390LM

OLATHE, Kan./September 5, 2013/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the zūmo 390LM GPS navigator – a stylish, rugged, sunlight readable and g…

28 August 2013 @ 4:00 PM  / Outdoor/Fitness / Sports /

Garmin® Edge® Touring and Edge Touring Plus — New GPS Devices Designed For Navigating By Bike

OLATHE, Kan./August 26, 2013 — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the Edge Touring and Edge Touring Plus cycling computers­ — GPS navigators designed for tou…

28 August 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Aviation /

Garmin® Announces G5000™ Flight Deck Modernization Program For Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP

OLATHE, Kan. /August 28, 2013/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that it will expand its portfolio of flight deck upgrades to include a G5…

27 August 2013 @ 6:00 AM  / Marine /

Garmin® Joins Clipper Round the World Yacht Race as Team Sponsor

OLATHE, Kan./August 27, 2013/Business Wire - Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the extension of its partnership with the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race …