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05.22.18Brunswick Corporation : Mercury Marine's broad new outboard engine launch speaks to Brunswick's commitment to investing in innovation and product leadership
METTAWA, Ill. (May 22, 2018) - Following the unprecedented release of nearly 20 next-generation V-8 and V-6 FourStroke outboard engine models recently by Mercury Marine, its largest division, Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today reiterated that its enterprise-wide efforts to extend and fortify its product and technological leadership in the global marine industry continues to produce impressive results. "It has been a momentous year for new product introductions at Mercury Marine," ... 
05.22.18Mercury Marine Wins Most Innovative International Product for new V-8 outboard lineup
AUCKLAND, New Zealand (May 21, 2018) – Mercury Marine has been awarded the 2018 Most Innovative Product for its all-new V-8 FourStroke outboard family. The award was presented to the company during last weekend's Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show, the biggest and most popular boat show in New Zealand for the past 60 years. The show marked the first time these new engines have been displayed in public as they were launched globally on May 18. On display at the Mercury booth was the ... 
05.21.1846 Lowe® Boats Dealerships Win CSI Awards
LEBANON, MO. (May 11, 2018) — Forty-six Lowe Boats dealerships from across the U.S. were awarded 2017 Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Awards for 2017. The award winners were announced at the May 2 meeting of the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). The Marine Industry CSI Dealer Awards honor boat dealers for excellence in customer satisfaction and excellence in customer service. To be considered for the CSI Dealer Awards, dealerships are required to actively meas... 
05.21.18Brunswick Corporation : Foulkes named President - Brunswick Marine Consumer Solutions
METTAWA, Ill. May 21, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced that David Foulkes has been named President - Brunswick Marine Consumer Solutions, reporting to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark Schwabero.  Foulkes will retain his role as Brunswick Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In this new position, Foulkes will have responsibility for the Brunswick Boat Group, NAUTIC-ON, Brunswick Marine Services, the Brunswick iJET Innovation Lab at the University of Illinois Research P... 
05.18.18Mercury adds V-8 and V-6 outboard engines to its Pro XS product line
FOND DU LAC, Wisc. (May 18, 2018) — Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion technology, today announced the addition of multiple new V-8 4.6L Pro XS outboards from 200-300hp and an all-new V-6 3.4L 175hp Pro XS outboard. These powerful new engines expand Mercury's offering for competitive anglers and represent the next generation of tournament-winning performance. "The unveiling of these powerful, high-horsepower Pro XS models culminates a process we began in 2016 to comprehensivel... 
05.18.18All New 250R & 300R Outboards Powerful. Fast. Efficient.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (May 18, 2018) – Mercury Racing is pleased to debut all-new 250R and 300R outboards. Designed, developed and manufactured in-house, the naturally aspirated, 4.6L V-8 fourstroke engines share Mercury Racing's venerable Quad Cam Four Valve (QC4) sterndrive DNA – complete with aluminum four-valve cylinder heads and dual overhead camshaft (DOHC) valve train. The four valve heads and DOHC valve train is integrated with Mercury's proprietary V-8 cylinder block, packed with high per... 
05.18.18Mercury Marine introduces Verado®, FourStroke and Pro XS® V-8 and V-6 models from 175-300hp
FOND DU LAC, Wisc. (May 18, 2018) – Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion and technology, is pleased to introduce multiple new 4.6L V-8 outboard engine models – the 250 and 300hp Verado®, 250 and 300hp FourStroke, and 200, 225, 250 and 300hp Pro XS® – plus the Pro XS® 175hp 3.4L V-6. These next-generation outboard engines are part of the largest single new-product development program Mercury has undertaken in its nearly 80-year-history, which has prompted a major investment in ex... 
05.15.1862 Boston Whaler dealers honored for excellence in customer satisfaction
EDGEWATER, Fla. (May 14, 2018) — The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) has released the results of its 2017 Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) dealership surveys. An outstanding 62 Boston Whaler dealers have been recognized, with a total of 82 awards for excellence in customer satisfaction in the categories of Sales and Service, up from 55 dealers honored last year."Boston Whaler would like to extend our congratulations to all of the dealers who earned CSI Awards this year," said W... 
05.08.18Mercury Marine Digital Services to offer additional digital solutions and services to its clients
FOND DU LAC, Wisconsin (May 8, 2018) — Mercury Marine is known as the world leader in marine propulsion technology, but the company also has its own PLM consulting business inside its global headquarters. Mercury Digital Services provides its clients, including Mercury Marine, technical services and solutions to manage customer product data throughout its life-cycle and drive business outcomes for companies during the product development phase. The company recently expanded its offerings to be... 
05.07.18NAUTIC-ONTM names Sandoval National Director, Business Development
NAUTIC-ONTM has named marine industry veteran Lou Sandoval as national director of business development. Sandoval, who serves on the boards of the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation, Sail America, Recreational Boating Leadership Council and the Chicago Yacht Club where he also serves on the executive board as the Vice Commodore. Most recently, he spent 16 years as a marine dealer principal at Karma Yacht Sales in Chicago. Under Sandoval's leadership, Karma Yachts became a nationally ra... 
05.04.18Life Fitness Brings Apple GymKit to Canada
The expansion reinforces the company's leadership in digital innovation in the global fitness market ROSEMONT, Ill., May 3, 2018 – Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial fitness equipment, announced that it has partnered with Equinox, a leading high-performance lifestyle destination, to launch the first Apple GymKit-enabled health club in Canada. Equinox's Yorkville location in Toronto is the first club to add the new equipment, with others following later this year. The technology lets e... 
05.02.18Brunswick Corporation declares quarterly dividend
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --METTAWA, Ill., May 2, 2018 - The board of directors of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today declared a quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.19 per share.  The dividend will be payable on June 15, 2018, to shareholders of record on May 22, 2018. About Brunswick Headquartered in Mettawa, Ill., Brunswick Corporation's  leading consumer brands include Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrives and inboard engines; MotorGuide tro... 
05.01.18Mercury Marine selected as 2018 Top Product by Boating Industry Magazine for all-new 3.4L V-6 FourStroke outboard lineup
FOND DU LAC, Wisc. (May 1, 2018) – Mercury Marine's all-new 3.4L V-6 FourStroke outboard lineup has been selected as a 2018 Top Product by Boating Industry. The award, which was officially announced today, honors Mercury for its commitment to innovation."The 3.4L V6's versatility and ability to address multiple outboard market segments is evident," said Tim Hennagir, Boating Industry editor. "The double-digit improvements in low cruise speed, fuel economy and high-speed fuel economy percentages... 
05.01.18BOATING INDUSTRY NAMES SEA RAY A 2018 TOP PRODUCT
Sea Ray ® SDX 250 Outboard voted a 2018 Top Product by Boating Industry editors KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (May 1, 2018) — It's new. It's extraordinary. It's versatile. These are just three of the many reasons the editors of Boating Industry included the Sea Ray SDX 250 Outboard in their prestigious 2018 Top Product list. This award is the latest in a long line of accolades awarded to Sea Ray by the most prominent members of the global boating industry. To be selected to the fifth annual Boating Indu... 
04.26.18Brunswick Reports First Quarter Results
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04.24.18Life Fitness Appoints New CMO and VP, Global Customer Experience & Service
- New leaders showcase global experience and devotion to customer-centric approach - PMO Lead also appointed to manage division's spin ROSEMONT, Ill., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial fitness equipment, announces the appointment of two transformational leaders dedicated to marketing, customer experience and service. At a time of rapid change in the fitness industry, these leaders reinforce the company's dedication to excellence in digita... 
04.24.18Brunswick Corporation : Crestliner Launches 'Angling Aces' Student Program
Otsego, Minn., April 24, 2018 - Crestliner is excited to introduce "Angling Aces," a program aimed at nurturing high school and college-aged anglers' passion for fishing and guiding them toward higher education and careers related to the sport. In addition, the program aims to help student anglers perfect fishing techniques, become advocates for the outdoors and resource conservation, and learn and practice on-water safety. "The Angling Aces student program has three main goals: ... 
04.16.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Facilities Worldwide Achieve Safety Recognition
METTAWA, Ill., April 16, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today the recipients of its safety award program for 2017.  The purpose of the program is to encourage, recognize and reward employees and facilities that have achieved outstanding safety and health performance through promoting and practicing safety awareness, ultimately minimizing workplace incidents and injuries.  All Brunswick manufacturing, engineering and distribution facilities worldwide are eligible for such rec... 
04.11.18Mercury Marine’s Capitol Engineering earns Chairman’s Safety Award
BROOKFIELD, Wisc. (April 11, 2018) – Capitol Engineering, a division of Mercury Marine has been named a Chairman's Safety Award site while celebrating five years without a lost time incident.Safety is one of the core pillars of sustainability at Mercury Marine as highlighted in its most recent sustainability report. "Mercury has operations around the world that are achieving and sustaining excellence in safety," said Andres Gonzalez, Mercury Marine vice president of human resources. "Our Brookf... 
04.06.18Boston Whaler® donates to local Red Cross chapter to aid in hurricane relief
EDGEWATER, Fla. (April 6, 2018) – Boston Whaler donated $2,000 to its local Red Cross organization to assist communities affected by last fall's Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. On Tuesday, April 2, Whaler hosted a group of representatives from the American Red Cross Florida's Space Coast Chapter for a presentation of the check, followed by a group tour of the manufacturing facility."Our hearts go out to the residents whose homes and businesses have been lost or damaged by the recent devastating hurr... 
04.05.18Mercury Marine breaks ground on another expansion
Company invests close to $10 million in new Noise, Vibration, Harshness facility FOND DU LAC, Wisc. (April 5, 2018) – Mercury Marine has officially broken ground on a new expansion at its global headquarters in Fond du Lac. The two-story NVH (Noise, Vibration, Harshness) facility's first chamber, and the office space is scheduled to be completed by October 2018 while the second chamber is targeted to be completed by the end of the year. The $10 million investment will add close to 20,000 addi... 
04.05.18Brunswick Schedules First Quarter Earnings and Conference Call April 26
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --METTAWA, Ill., April 5, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) will release its first quarter 2018 financial results on Thursday, April 26, 2018, before the market opens by way of an advisory release, notifying the public that the complete and full-text results will be available on the Company's website at ir.brunswick.com.  The results will also be available on the SEC's website with the Form 8-K filing of the release at http://goo.gl/wJQN1.  The Company will h... 
04.03.18Mercury Marine launches new Vessel Config technology
FOND DU LAC, Wisc. (April 3, 2018) – Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion, has launched Vessel Config, a new software management configurator for boatbuilders and dealers. Vessel Config will guide these direct customers through the configuration process to ensure they are ordering the right Mercury controls and rigging products for their boats. "Vessel Config fundamentally changes the way customers interact with Mercury," said John Buelow, Mercury Marine vice president of globa... 
03.26.18ATTWOOD ANNOUNCES CARB CERTIFICATION FOR PRESSURE RELIEF VALVES
Untitled DocumentLOWELL, Mich. (March 22, 2018) – The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has granted Attwood Corporation a component executive order (#RM-18-001) for its Pressure Relief Valve used in its Integrated Pressure Relief Fuel Systems. The executive order indicates that boats equipped with Attwood's Pressure Relief Valve Deck Fills and Direct Fills are approved and CARB compliant for the 2019 model year. These valves also meet the requirements of and are certified by the U.S. Enviro... 
03.21.18Brunswick Corporation : Crestliner Introduces New Sprint Pontoon
Otsego, Minn., March 21, 2018 - Crestliner is adding to its popular pontoon line-up with the brand-new Sprint Series, an entry-level pontoon that's ideal for novice boaters and those looking for on-water versatility at an impressive value. The Sprint comes nearly a year after Crestliner re-entered the pontoon market with the successful Rally Series. "The Sprint fills a hole in the pontoon market," said Crestliner President Eric Hendrickson. "There is a large contingent of boaters... 
03.21.18Life Fitness revolutionizes facility management and exerciser engagement with Halo Fitness Cloud
- Cloud platform increases operational efficiencies; enhances member retention; improves exerciser experience - Aggregates exerciser data across more than 100 applications ROSEMONT, Ill., March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In an era when fitness technology is evolving fast, today's gym members expect more from health clubs than just supplying the place and equipment needed for a workout. That's why today, Life Fitness has announced the launch of Halo Fitness Cloud, a revolutionary software o... 
03.20.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Boat Group Names Steve Langlais President - Ft. Wayne Operations
METTAWA, Ill. March 20, 2018 - The Brunswick Boat Group, a unit of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), today named Steve Langlais president of its Ft. Wayne Operations in Indiana.  Effective immediately, Langlais will continue to report to Jeff Kinsey, president - Freshwater Group.  Since May 2016, Langlais has been president of Princecraft Boats, a Brunswick brand.  He will temporarily maintain those responsibilities, while the Company conducts a search for his successor. Prior to his assignment... 
03.19.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick's Danielle Brown Chosen Among Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America by Savoy Magazine
METTAWA, Ill. March 19, 2018 - Danielle Brown, vice president and chief information officer for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), was recently honored among the "Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America" as chosen by Savoy Magazine, a leading African-American lifestyle publication. Savoy Magazine, which announced its 2018 designees in its recent Spring issue, states that this group comprises "the definitive listing of African-American executives, influencers and achievers im... 
03.15.18Life Fitness brings first Apple GymKit-enabled cardio equipment to Hong Kong and Japan
Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial fitness equipment, announced that it has partnered with Pure Fitness of Hong Kong and Anytime Fitness Japan to equip the clubs with the first Apple GymKit-enabled cardio equipment in the region.With this functionality, Life Fitness cardio equipment will pair wirelessly and seamlessly with Apple Watch so exercisers can track the most accurate measurements possible.Through a simple tap of Apple Watch to the Life Fitness console, a connection between th... 
03.14.18Life Fitness Launches Digital Ventures Group
New venture team taps and accelerates technology for the gym of the future ROSEMONT, Ill., March 14, 2018 – Exercisers are transforming their workouts through technologies ranging from biometric monitoring and workout programming to virtual reality (VR) and artificial intelligence (AI). With fit-tech rapidly developing, fitness facilities are expected to provide new workout experiences that keep exercisers motivated and engaged. To forge the path of merging advanced technologies with everyday wo... 
03.14.18Mercury Marine mourns loss of Charlie Strang
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (March 13, 2018) – Mercury Marine is saddened by the death of Charles “Charlie” Strang who served as Carl Kiekhaefer’s top engineer for 13 years at Mercury Marine.   After leaving Mercury, he served as Director of Outboard Marine Engineering (OMC) and later CEO and Chairman of the Board.  Strang, 96, was also known as the creator of the sterndrive engine, sketching the first sterndrive in 1948 while attending M... 
03.07.18Brunswick Corporation : Crestliner Receives Eleventh Consecutive NMMA CSI Award
Otsego, Minn., March 7, 2018 - Crestliner received its eleventh-straight Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) award from the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) at the 2018 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show, recently. The CSI award honors boat builders whose customer-satisfaction scores are among the best in the industry. "Every year we strive to deliver the absolute best product and service for our customers," Crestliner President Eric Hendrickson said. &q... 
03.05.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Chairman and Chief Executive Officer to Present at Raymond James Conference
METTAWA, Ill., March 5, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark D. Schwabero will present at the Raymond James 39th Annual Institutional Investor Conference, March 6, at J. W. Marriott Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla.  The presentation will be webcast live at approximately 4 p.m. (EST). The presentation can be accessed through the Brunswick Corporation website at ir.brunswick.com.  Go to the site at least 15 minutes before the presentation to register, dow... 
03.02.18SEA RAY EARNS MARINE INDUSTRY ACCOLADES
Sea Ray ® named Boat of the Year and Wins Big at Miami International Boat Show   KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Mar. 2, 2018) — You know the name. You know what it means in the industry. Now it’s being honored by one of the most influential names in the business. Sea Ray is proud to announce the Sea Ray SLX 400 won the most prestigious award in the sport boat industry: Boating Magazine’s Boat of the Year. This award is the latest in a long line of accolades awarded to Sea Ray by the most pr... 
03.01.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Employee Recognized for Excellence in Manufacturing
Manufacturing Institute Announces Sixth Annual Women in Manufacturing STEP Ahead Awards METTAWA, Ill. March 1, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced that Alicia Harris, manager - quality and planning for Sea Ray Boats in Tellico, Tenn., has been selected among 130 recipients from 88 companies to receive the Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead Award from the Manufacturing Institute for 2018.  The STEP Ahead Awards honor women ... 
03.01.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Announces Plans to Spin-Off Fitness Business
Transaction will create independent, market-leading companies in Marine and Fitness to execute distinct growth strategies and deliver enhanced shareholder value Projected completion by the end of Q1 2019 Mark Schwabero to remain Chairman and CEO of Brunswick; Jaime Irick to lead FitnessCo METTAWA, Ill., March 1, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) ("Brunswick" or the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized proceeding with a spin-off of... 
02.27.18Mercury Marine launches new video to highlight successful Miami Boat Show
MIAMI (February 27, 2018) -- Mercury Marine launched its all-new 3.4L V-6 FourStroke outboard family as well as the 150hp Pro XS and an all-new Mercury Racing sterndrive during the Miami Boat Show. The new engine platform was given an innovation award and praised by the judges and consumers for its styling and features. Take a look back at the sights and sounds as boaters from around the world rave about the new engines and their time out on the water https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JjTy8Ok5tS... 
02.27.18Brunswick Corporation : Crestliner Introduces New and Improved Models for 2018
Otsego, Minn., Feb. 27, 2018 - Crestliner Boats welcomes four new models to its 2018 line-up, each highlighted by highly functional designs and innovative feature sets. The Outreach is Crestliner's all-new Utility-V model; the Retriever Forward Center Console (FCC) and Retriever SC Heavy Duty (SCHD) have joined the shallow-water Mod-V series; and the versatile Bass Hawk is the latest addition to the Deep-V series. In addition to these four new models, Crestliner has added upgrades and new capabi... 
02.22.18Boston Whaler® 350 Realm Wins 2018 Innovation Award
EDGEWATER, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2018) – Boston Whaler's new 350 Realm won a coveted 2018 Innovation Award from the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). The Realm was awarded in the Cabin Cruisers category, a win that was announced on Friday morning during the NMMA's annual Innovation Breakfast at the Miami International Boat Show. "It's an honor to receive this Innovation Award from the NMMA," said Boston Whaler President Nick Stickler. "As the first in a new family of boats fr... 
02.22.18Boston Whaler® Wins Multiple Neptune Awards for Marine Marketing Excellence
EDGEWATER, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2018) – Boston Whaler was recognized in four categories in the 2017 Neptune Awards for Marine Marketing Excellence, receiving two award wins and two honorable mentions. The awards, organized by the Marine Marketers of America (MMA), were presented during the Miami International Boat Show on Thursday morning. "It's an honor to be recognized by the MMA for our marketing efforts," said Boston Whaler Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Customer Service Jeff Va... 
02.22.18Boston Whaler® earns 15th consecutive Customer Satisfaction Index Award
EDGEWATER, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2018) – Boston Whaler has been recognized for excellence in customer satisfaction by the marine industry for the 15th consecutive year, earning a Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Award from the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). The award was announced during the Innovation Breakfast held at the 2018 Miami International Boat Show on February 16."We're honored to receive this recognition," said Boston Whaler President Nick Stickler. "As a direct reflectio... 
02.19.18Mercury Marine’s preserves its heritage with a return to Lake X
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (February 19, 2018) – Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion, is reviving a piece of its history as the company has agreed to lease the property at Lake X in Central Florida.  Lake X, a pillar of Mercury’s heritage, was designed and built by Mercury Marine Founder E. Carl Kiekhaefer in 1957 and later sold to the Kirchman Foundation, who still owns the property today.  The facility was designed to be the most secluded marine testing facility in the... 
02.16.18Mercury Marine announces partnership with FELL Marine, an industry-leading developer of wireless technology for marine applications
MIAMI (February 16, 2018) --- Mercury Marine announces an exciting new partnership with FELL Marine, a leader in marine wireless technology, to co-develop Mercury-exclusive wireless and IOT connected products that will seamlessly integrate with Mercury's SmartCraft suite of digital technology (gauges, sensors, monitors, and vessel systems) to make boating easier, safer, and more enjoyable than ever before. Working prototypes of conceptual co-developed products will be demonstrate... 
02.16.18Mercury Marine wins Innovation Award for all-new 3.4L V-6 FourStroke outboard lineup
MIAMI (Feb. 16, 2018) – Mercury Marine has been awarded a 2018 Innovation Award by the National Marine Manufacturers Association in the Outboard Engine category for its all-new V-6 FourStroke outboard family. The official launch of the product was made on the opening day of the 2018 Miami International Boat Show and impressed the judges with its new look, design and features that are designed to enhance the boating experience."We are honored to win an Innovation Award for our new 3.4L V6 FourSt... 
02.15.18Brunswick Introduces Smart Boating with NAUTIC-ON
MIAMI (Feb. 15, 2018) – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today the launch of the NAUTIC-ONTM smart boating platform during the first day of the 2018 Miami International Boat Show. The platform improves the boat ownership experience through connectivity and service. NAUTIC-ON provides peace of mind by effortlessly conveying the boat's location and vital systems data using a hub and wireless sensors installed on the boat. Customers access the information using the intuitive NAUTIC-ON app... 
02.15.18Boston Whaler® introduces new Montauks at Miami International Boat Show
EDGEWATER, Fla. (Feb. 15, 2018) – Boston Whaler introduced the new 190 Montauk and 210 Montauk this week at the Miami International Boat Show. The 190 and 210 join the 150 and 170 Montauks, unveiled in August, to complete a redesign of the entire Montauk family. "We're pleased to introduce the new 190 and 210 Montauks, bringing cutting-edge capability to these beloved classics," said Jeff Vaughn, Whaler Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Customer Service, during a press event held on Thursda... 
02.15.18Boston Whaler® unveils 380 Realm at the Miami International Boat Show
EDGEWATER, Fla. (Feb. 15, 2018) – Boston Whaler's new 380 Realm is designed to take boaters beyond the horizon and back, combining incredible capability and performance with outstanding comfort, a purposeful array of amenities, and clever design choices throughout. Making its World Premiere at February's Miami International Boat Show, the 380 Realm joins the 350 Realm as the first models in a new family of boats from the Unsinkable Legend. "The 380 Realm is designed to make any on-water goal pos... 
02.15.18Mercury Marine introduces new V-6 FourStroke outboard lineup and an expansion to its SeaPro family
MIAMI (Feb. 15, 2018) – Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion and technology, is pleased to introduce its new V-6 FourStroke outboard family and the expansion of its SeaPro commercial line at the 2018 Miami International Boat Show. The new engine family, which builds on the success of Mercury's 75-150hp FourStroke outboards, features 175hp, 200hp and 225hp FourStroke outboards and a V-6 200hp SeaPro commercial outboard. The new Mercury FourStroke and SeaPro outboards are built o... 
02.15.18Brunswick Corporation Brunswick Corporation declares quarterly dividend
METTAWA, Ill., Feb. 15, 2018 - The board of directors of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today declared a quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.19 per share.  The dividend will be payable on March 15, 2018, to shareholders of record on Feb. 27, 2018. About BrunswickHeadquartered in Mettawa, Ill., Brunswick Corporation's  leading consumer brands include Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrives and inboard engines; MotorGuide trolling motors; Attwood, Garelick ... 
02.12.18SEA RAY®’S SLX 400 OUTBOARD TO BE FEATURED AT THE 2018 MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW
Untitled DocumentKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 12, 2018) — Sea Ray's SLX 400 shot to rapid acclaim following its debut, earning a NMMA Innovation Award for its array of design breakthroughs. Now, "The Entertainer" is available with all the benefits of outboard power in the dynamic new SLX 400 Outboard. "We're thrilled to feature our SLX 400 Outboard at this year's Miami International Boat Show," said Brad Anderson, president and general manager, Sea Ray Sport Boats and Sport Cruisers. "This sho... 
02.09.18Mercury Marine to highlight new and improved Joystick Piloting for Outboards system at 2018 Miami International Boat Show
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (Feb. 9, 2018) – Mercury Marine's next generation joystick piloting system takes the innovation and art of a joystick-enabled vessel to the next level. In 2013, Mercury introduced Joystick Piloting for Outboards, the first of its kind in the marine marketplace. It remains the most precise system on the market and the only system from helm to stern designed to work with a Mercury engine. Mercury's new and improved Joystick Piloting for Outboards will be on display and availab... 
02.09.18Quicksilver Marine Parts & Accessories “QCrew” prepares for 2018 Elite Season
Two new members join the team Alexander City, Alabama — With this afternoon's weigh-in at Lake Martin near Alexander City, Alabama, the newly assembled Quicksilver "QCrew" Water Team will launch into the 2018 Bassmaster Elite Series tournament-fishing season with the highest degree of confidence in the performance of their boats and engines.This year, new members Mark Daniels, Jr. and Dustin Connell join Quicksilver pros Jacob Powroznik and Stetson Blaylock to round out the four-man team. The ... 
02.08.18Life Fitness and Studio Join Forces to Bring Audio Group Running Classes to Treadmills Worldwide
Life Fitness treadmills with Studio audio coaching now come with elite instructors and high-energy playlists Studio makes group fitness accessible anytime on Life Fitness treadmills Life Fitness' open architecture enables digital fitness to flourish ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial fitness equipment, is adding competition, motivation and high-energy playlists to their treadmills outfitted with Discover SE3 HD consoles. Through ... 
02.01.18Brunswick Reports Fourth Quarter Results
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01.30.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Comments on Owl Creek's Letter
METTAWA, Ill., Jan. 30, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today commented on the letter received from Owl Creek Asset Management ("Owl Creek"). "Brunswick is always open to constructive input from our shareholders about how we can further strengthen the Company, and we appreciate the ongoing dialogue we have had with Owl Creek over the last several weeks," said Brunswick Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark Schwabero.  "Our Board has a proven track record of... 
01.29.18Quicksilver Powersports Lubricants teams up with 2018 X Games Qualifier Darrin Mees
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (Jan. 26, 2018) – Quicksilver is excited to announce its sponsorship with Darrin Mees on his journey to the 2018 XGames Aspen. Darrin will be participating in this year's Winter XGames, January 25-28, 2018 in Aspen, Colorado. Mees will be riding a Polaris Industries Timbersled Snow Bike at this year XGames. Darrin Mees, a Pro SnoCross and Motocross racer originally from Long Island, N.Y., is eager for this year's Winter XGames. This will be Mees's fourth appearance at the XGa... 
01.25.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Product Protection Launches Expanded Extended Marine Protection
METTAWA, Ill., Jan. 25, 2018 - Brunswick Product Protection, the extended marine protection division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), recently launched a major expansion of its Passport and Passport Premier extended engine and accessory protection plans for recreational power boats. This service contract program is the preferred choice of top dealers across the United States. "Customers value the peace of mind that advanced product protection can bring," said Cecil Cohn, vice pres... 
01.25.18Boston Whaler 420 Outrage earns 2018 Motor Boat Award in prestigious Superboats category
Edgewater, Fla. (Jan. 25, 2018) – Continuing its record of award-winning success, the Boston Whaler 420 Outrage has been named the Superboats winner in the 2018 Motor Boat Awards. The honor was presented to Whaler representatives during a dinner hosted by the Time, Inc. (UK) magazine group on Wednesday, January 10 at the Rosewood Hotel in London."We're proud to receive this honor from the judges at Motor Boat & Yachting," said Boston Whaler President Nick Stickler. "Since its debut, the 420 ... 
01.23.18Brunswick Corporation : Crestliner Introduces New Bass Hawk for 2018
Ostego, Minn., Jan. 23, 2018 - Crestliner welcomes a versatile member to its line-up of durable, reliable fishing boats with the all-new Bass Hawk. Built on the hull design of the Fish Hawk series and featuring the raised bow and stern decks similar to the PT series, the Bass Hawk offers a flexible platform for bass anglers and more. "We're really excited to introduce the Bass Hawk not only to hardcore bass anglers, but also to muskie and multiple-species anglers," said Jake Mirabal, ... 
01.22.18Quicksilver Powersports Lubricants and North American Ice Fishing Circuit join forces again for 2018 season
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (Jan. 22, 2018) – Quicksilver is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the North American Ice Fishing Circuit in 2018. The announcement marks the second consecutive season of sponsorship. NAIFC tournaments are the cold weather, ice fishing equivalents of big-time bass tournaments held during the warm, open-water months. NAIFC competitors are recognized as the top performers in ice fishing. The tournaments include five to seven three-day qualifying tournaments, which are held i... 
01.19.18Boston Whaler holds groundbreaking ceremony for expansion project at its Edgewater, Florida facility
EDGEWATER, Fla. (Jan. 18, 2018) — Boston Whaler hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday to commemorate the start of a major expansion project at its Edgewater facility, following the acquisition of approximately 60 acres along the facility's northern border last year. Notable attendees included officials from the City of Edgewater, Volusia County and the State of Florida, as well as executives from MarineMax and several major businesses and publications.The event began with a welcome recepti... 
01.18.18Brunswick Corporation : Lund Boats Wins 2018 Innovation Award with New Impact XS model at Minneapolis Boat Show
NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. Jan. 18, 2018 - Lund Boats, an industry leader in boat manufacturing, received the 2018 Progressive® Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show® Innovation Award for its Impact XS aluminum fishing boats recently. The Innovation Award recognizes groundbreaking, new consumer marine products and honors manufacturers and suppliers who bring innovative products to the boating industry in the following categories: aluminum fishing boats, fiberglass fishing boats and pontoon boats. This ye... 
01.16.18FLW and Mercury Marine Sign Sponsorship Deal for 2018 Season
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., Jan. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), the world's largest tournament-fishing organization, announced today a sponsorship agreement with Mercury Marine across all FLW tournament circuits. The Fond du Lac, Wisconsin-based marine propulsion manufacturer, will serve as one of two official outboard-engine sponsors in 2018. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. "FLW is pleased to announce our continued partnership with Mercury... 
01.16.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Reports Nearly 100 Patents Granted in 2017; Total Up Nearly a Third Year-Over-Year
METTAWA, Ill. Jan. 16, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced that it had 97 patents granted to the Company in 2017, up nearly a third from its 2016 results and nearly twice as many as it was awarded in 2015.  Brunswick earned a spot among the top 25 Illinois companies receiving patents in both 2015 and 2016, according to Crain's Chicago Business. All Brunswick divisions - engine, fitness and boat -- contributed to this record-breaking innovation output, with Mercury Marine and... 
01.11.18Brunswick Corporation : Huguelet appointed General Manager - Thunder Jet Boat
METTAWA, Ill. Jan. 11, 2018 - The Brunswick Freshwater Boat Group today announced that effective immediately, David Huguelet has been appointed general manager of the Thunder Jet boat organization, reporting to Dirk Hyde, president - Lund Boats and Thunder Jet.  In this new position, Huguelet will be responsible for day-to-day operations, product development, customer interaction and other business activities to grow the business.  Prior to joining the Thunder Jet organization, Huguelet served... 
01.10.18Brunswick Corporation : Lund focuses on the future of fishing and partners with Student Angler Organization and Tournament Trail
NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. Jan. 10, 2018 -- Lund kicks off 2018 by partnering with the Student Angler Organization (SAO) and the Student Angler Tournament Trail.  Lund has always had a rich tradition in supporting grassroots, nationally renowned tournaments as well as youth tournaments such as Angler & Young Angler (AYA) tournaments across the U.S. and Canada. Most recently, it's embarking on a new journey to grow and protect the future of fishing by helping to bring new anglers to the sport. T... 
01.08.18Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Schedules 2017 Fourth Quarter And Full-Year Earnings and Conference Call February 1
METTAWA, Ill., Jan. 8, 2018 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) will release its fourth quarter and full-year 2017 financial results on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, before the market opens by way of an advisory release, notifying the public that the complete and full-text results will be available on the Company's website at ir.brunswick.com.  The results will also be available on the SEC's website with the Form 8-K filing of the release at http://goo.gl/wJQN1.  The Company will make this information ... 
01.02.18Mercury Marine announces 2018 Go With 5 outboard promotion
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (Jan 2, 2018) – Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion, is pleased to announce its first outboard promotion of 2018; the 2018 Go With 5 outboard promotion. Boaters can now take advantage of five years of extended coverage to kick-off the new year. The promotion runs from January 1, 2018 through March 31, 2018. This offer includes three years of standard warranty, plus two years of Mercury Product Protection (MPP) Gold."Kicking off the new year with an opportuni...