News Releases

News Releases

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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
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Declares 8% Increased Dividend
MILWAUKEE , Aug. 12, 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
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation To Announce Fiscal 2015 Fourth Quarter Results
MILWAUKEE , July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) will release its fiscal 2015 fourth quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 . The Company has scheduled an investor conference call to follow on Thursday, August 13, 2015
Toggle Summary Briggs & Stratton Corporation Named Manufacturer Of The Year By The Equipment & Engine Training Council
MILWAUKEE , June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world's largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment, Briggs & Stratton (NYSE: BGG) also has one of the most extensive dealer networks in the country.  With over 12,000 authorized Briggs & Stratton dealers in North America