News Releases

News Releases

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Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Adoption of New Rule 10b5-1 Plan By Executive Officer
MILWAUKEE , Dec. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) Briggs & Stratton Corporation (the "Company") today announced that David J. Rodgers , Senior Vice President and President - Engines Group , adopted an individual stock trading plan on December 4, 2015 in
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation's No Oil Change EXi Series Engine Named Among Popular Science Top 100: Best Of What's New
MILWAUKEE , Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Briggs & Stratton Corporation's (NYSE: BGG) EXi Series Engine was named a home category winner in Popular Science 's 28 th Annual Top 100: Best of What's New Awards. Searching for breakthrough products and technologies, Popular Science editors review
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Offers List Of Questions For Homeowners To Ask Their Standby Generator Installer
MILWAUKEE , Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton (NYSE: BGG) is helping to make purchasing the right standby generator system easier for a homeowner's specific backup power needs with a list of questions to ask their local professional installer.
Toggle Summary Vanguard BIG BLOCK™ EFI Wins GIE+ EXPO 2015 Dealers' Choice Award for Industrial Products and Engines
Power Equipment Trade's Dealers' Choice Awards voted on by turf power equipment dealers MILWAUKEE , Nov. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) announced today it has been named a recipient of the Power Equipment Trade (PET) Dealers' Choice Award at Green Industry
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Reports Results For The First Quarter Of Fiscal Year 2016; Reaffirms Guidance
MILWAUKEE , Oct. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended September 27, 2015 . Highlights: First quarter fiscal 2016 consolidated net sales were $289 million , a decrease of $3 million or 1.1% compared to
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Declares Dividend
MILWAUKEE , Oct. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG): At its regular quarterly meeting held today, the Board of Directors of Briggs & Stratton Corporation declared a quarterly dividend of thirteen and one half cents ($0.135) per share on the common stock of the
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Expiration Of Rights Agreement
MILWAUKEE , Oct. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG): Briggs & Stratton Corporation (the "Company") today announced that the Company's Rights Agreement with Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. , as successor rights agent, dated as of August 7, 1996 (as amended through
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Named A Top Company For U.S. Public Perception Of Corporate Social Responsibility
MILWAUKEE , Oct. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) has been named in the top 15 of 100 companies with the best corporate social responsibility (CSR) reputations among the U.S. public, according to the U.S. CSR RepTrak® list recently released by Reputation
Toggle Summary Five Tips To Get Portable Generators Ready For Winter Storm Season
MILWAUKEE , Oct. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Farmers' Almanac, the winter of 2015-2016 is expected to be a repeat of last year with unseasonably cold temperatures across much of the United States . Briggs & Stratton ® (NYSE: BGG) is urging property owners to prepare now for
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation To Announce Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Results
MILWAUKEE , Oct. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Briggs & Stratton Corporation  (NYSE: BGG) will release its fiscal 2016 first quarter financial results after the market closes on Thursday, October 29, 2015. The Company has scheduled an investor conference call to follow on Friday, October 30,