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2010-06-22 01:51:50

Boat manufacturers and VTT are working to develop quieter boats Boaters increasingly require convenience and quieter boats. Boating is unpleasant for the skipper and passengers if it is difficult to hear normal conversation in the cockpit. VTT's Quiet boats project examined both short-term solutions applicable to existing boats and factors affecting noise level that can be taken into account in the design of new boats. The noise level of motor boat interiors can be affected "“ and...

2010-06-01 14:04:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dustan E. McCoy will attend the RBC Capital Markets 2010 Consumer and Retail Conference Thursday, June 3, in New York City. Presentation materials used during the conference will be posted that day on the Brunswick Corporation Web site at www.brunswick.com. About Brunswick Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation endeavors to instill "Genuine...

2010-04-30 11:00:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Peter B. Hamilton will attend the Citi Leisure Conference Tuesday, May 4, in New York City. Presentation materials used during the conference will be posted that day on the Brunswick Corporation Web site at www.brunswick.com. About Brunswick Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation endeavors to instill "Genuine Ingenuity"(TM) in all...

2010-04-13 16:00:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today that John E. Stransky, president of Life Fitness, has resigned effective immediately. Peter B. Hamilton, Brunswick senior vice president and chief financial officer, will assume Stransky's responsibilities on an interim basis. Hamilton previously had led Life Fitness in 2005 and 2006. "Until a permanent successor is named, Peter will be responsible for the Life Fitness business in...

2010-03-03 16:15:00

ROCKINGHAM, N.C., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- It was announced today that Iron Horse Auction Company, Inc. has been chosen to conduct a 3 million dollar inventory reduction auction for North Point Watersports of Mooresville, NC. North Point Watersports sells the very popular MasterCraft Ski Boats, Manitou Pontoons, Rinker and Formula Yachts. North Point Watersports is one of the largest and most respected boat dealers on Lake Norman and have decided to liquidate their excess new boat...

2010-02-12 12:44:00

MIAMI, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Everything is bigger in Texas, including the World's Largest Boating Event, AquaPalooza, which will bring its Signature Event to Lake Travis this summer. Sea Ray has announced that Ambassador-level dealer Sail & Ski Center of Austin, Lakeway and San Antonio will host the largest and most exciting of all annual AquaPalooza celebrations on July 31, 2010. "We're proud to have been chosen to host the 2010 AquaPalooza Signature Event. It's a great opportunity...

2010-02-10 08:15:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayliner Boats, a brand of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), today announced its 160 OB bowrider, a re-invigoration of its entry-level boat offerings and the perfect way for individuals, couples or families to step into the exciting world of boating. Complete with everything a first-time boater could want and priced to fit any budget, the 160 OB outboard makes tubing, wakeboarding, intercoastal exploring or other water fun as easy as stepping into...

2010-02-09 09:07:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dustan E. McCoy, along with Brunswick Boat Group President Andrew E. Graves and Mercury Marine President Mark D. Schwabero, will present at an event for the financial community prior to the opening of the upcoming Miami International Boat Show. The presentations will be Webcast live beginning at approximately 11 a.m. (EST) on Wednesday, Feb. 10. The Webcast can be...

2010-02-02 12:00:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced that it will consolidate a portion of its aluminum boat production within its current manufacturing footprint as part of its ongoing efforts to be more agile and responsive to marine market demand. "For the past several years, we have worked hard to institute more flexibility into our boat-making capabilities," explained Brunswick Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dustan E. McCoy....

2009-12-02 16:24:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Dec 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today that it has recently completed open market purchases of approximately $85 million of its outstanding 11.75 percent notes due 2013. Brunswick purchased these notes for approximately $97 million, excluding accrued interest. Combined with the purchase of approximately $12 million completed pursuant to a tender offer earlier this year, Brunswick has reduced the amount of 2013 notes outstanding...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.