News Releases

News Releases

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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,
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Survey Indicates Most Homeowners Fall Short On Fall Lawn Mower Maintenance
MILWAUKEE , Sept. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As today marks the first official day of fall, homeowners are thinking about putting away their lawn mowers for the season. But a new survey from Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) suggests that they are not thinking enough about how to properly
Toggle Summary New Briggs & Stratton 12kW Standby Generator System Offers Whole-House Power In 60 Percent Quieter* Unit
MILWAUKEE , Sept. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton (NYSE:BGG) introduces its redesigned 12-kilowatt 1 standby generator system. The new 12kW¹ has the smallest footprint in the industry of similar power is 60 percent quieter * than our previous unit, while still providing homeowners
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Adoption of New Rule 10b5-1 Plans By Executive Officers
MILWAUKEE , Sept. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) Briggs & Stratton Corporation (the "Company") today announced that Todd J. Teske , Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer, and William H. Reitman , Senior Vice President & President – Global
Toggle Summary 3.5 Million Americans Lose Power Each Week
September is National Preparedness Month, sponsored by FEMA MILWAUKEE , Sept. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- It is estimated that 3.5 million Americans lose power to their homes each week*. That remarkable figure from Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) reinforces the important role home
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Backup Power Experts Help Homeowners Select The Best Standby Generator Size For Their Home
MILWAUKEE , Aug. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The backup power experts at Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) are offering helpful tips for homeowners researching the right-size standby generator system for their home's electrical needs. "Homeowners who do a little research before making a
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Reports Stronger Sales And Earnings For The Fourth Quarter And Fiscal Year 2015
MILWAUKEE , Aug. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) today announced financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended June 28, 2015 . Highlights: Fourth quarter fiscal 2015 consolidated net sales were $539 million , an increase of $42 million
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Election Of A New Director
MILWAUKEE , Aug. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG): Briggs & Stratton Corporation today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously elected Jeffrey R. Hennion as a director of the Company effective upon the conclusion of the board meeting held