Brunswick schedules first quarter earnings and conference call April 30

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) will release its first quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, April 30, 2015, 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 http://www.brunswick.com/investors/. The results will also be available on the […]
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Brunswick facilities worldwide achieve safety recognition

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation announced today the recipients of its safety award program for 2014. 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 […]
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Brunswick Corporation names Jane L. Warner to board of directors

LAKE FOREST, Ill. Feb. 13, 2015 – Brunswick Corporation announced  that Jane L. Warner, recently retired from Illinois Tool Works as its executive vice president – Decorative Surfaces and Finishing Systems, has been elected to Brunswick’s board of directors. “We are excited to have Jane join our board of directors,” said Dustan E. McCoy, Brunswick’s […]
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Brunswick names Schwabero to board of directors

LAKE FOREST, Ill. Dec. 4, 2014 – Brunswick Corporation announced that it elected Mark D. Schwabero, Brunswick’s president and chief operating officer, to its board of directors. “This appointment reflects the Company’s continued focus on long-term planning,” explained Brunswick’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dusty McCoy,  who is expected to retire in 2016.  “It further […]
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David Foulkes named new chief technology officer at Brunswick

Mercury’s vice president of product development will be adding the chief technology officer title to his responsibilities, Brunswick Corp. announced Friday. David M. Foulkes, has been promoted to the new position of chief technology officer, but also will retain his current responsibilities as vice president – product development, engineering and racing for Mercury Marine, Brunswick’s […]
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Brunswick acquires Bell Recreational Products Group

Brunswick Corporation today announced that it has acquired Bell Recreational Products Group, a subsidiary of Bell Industries. Bell RPG is a distributor of parts and accessories (P&A) to the marine, recreational vehicle and powersports markets, serving primarily the Upper Midwest through locations in Eagan, Minn., Grand Rapids, Mich. and Milwaukee, Wis. Bell RPG had sales of […]
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Brunswick getting out of bowling business

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced it has agreed to sell its Retail Bowling business to Bowlmor AMF for $ 270 million, contingent upon customary closing procedures.  Brunswick anticipates completing this transaction in approximately 90 days. In connection with its decision to sell its bowling centers, Brunswick also announced its intention to divest […]
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Brunswick announces amendment to revolving credit facility

LAKE FOREST, Ill., – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today that it and a group of financial institutions have amended and restated the Company’s revolving credit facility.  The facility, which will be in effect through 2019, remains at $ 300 million and offers Brunswick more favorable terms in light of its enhanced capital structure and improving market […]
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