LATEST NEWS: CORPORATE

MapQuest and Garmin® Announce a Partnership to Deliver MapQuest Directions and Maps Directly to Garmin GPS Devices

March 31, 2008
Corporate
MapQuest, Inc. and Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced plans for the upcoming launch of a new feature that will allow consumers to send trip planning results from MapQuest.com, the #1…

Garmin® Named Global Leader in Portable Satellite Navigation

March 18, 2008
Corporate
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) today announced that it is the global leader in portable satellite navigation sales, having sold more personal navigation devices (PNDs) in 2007 than any other manufacturer. The research was provided by Canalys, a leading independent technology…

Garmin® Signs Letters of Intent to Acquire Distributors in Belgium and Finland

March 3, 2008
Corporate
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) announced today that it has signed letters of intent for the proposed acquisition of Formar Electronics N.V./ S.A. (“Formar”), the distributor of Garmin’s consumer products in Belgium and Luxembourg, and NavCor Oy (“NavCor”), the distributor of…

Garmin® Signs on to Sponsor Gillett Evernham Motorsports Team in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

February 28, 2008
Corporate
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced that it will become an associate sponsor of the No. 19 Gillett Evernham Motorsports team in the 2008 Sprint Cup series with driver Elliott Sadler. Electronics retailer Best Buy is the car’s…

Garmin Opening Offices to Serve Australia, New Zealand

February 22, 2008
Corporate
Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced plans to open company-owned offices in Australia, to be known as Garmin Australasia Pty Ltd. The new facility will include a full warehouse, sales, marketing and customer support staff that will provide an unprecedented level…

Garmin® nüvifone ™ Takes Personal Navigation and Communication to the Next Level

January 30, 2008
Automotive, Corporate
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) and the world’s leading GPS manufacturer, today announced its entrance into the mobile phone market with the nüvifone, an all-in-one, sleek and slim, touchscreen device that combines a premium phone, mobile…

Garmin® to Sponsor Slipstream Sports, Adding Edge® 705 to Elite Cycling Team’s Training

January 28, 2008
Sports & Fitness, Outdoor, Corporate
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), today announced its sponsorship of Slipstream Sports LLC, an elite cycling team that prides itself on using talent, training and technology in taking on the world’s best competition. Slipstream cyclists…

Garmin® Completes Acquisition of Danish Distributor

January 17, 2008
Corporate
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Fairpoint Navigation A/S (“Fairpoint”), the distributor of Garmin’s automotive, outdoor recreation, fitness and marine products in Denmark. The company will be renamed Garmin Danmark A/S…