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Aug 18, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Backup Power Experts Help Homeowners Select The Best Standby Generator Size For Their Home

The backup power experts at Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) are offering helpful tips for homeowners researching the right-size...

Aug 12, 2015, 18:06 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation Reports Stronger Sales And Earnings For The Fourth Quarter And Fiscal Year 2015

 Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) today announced financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended June 28,...

Aug 12, 2015, 15:00 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Election Of A New Director

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG): Briggs & Stratton Corporation today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously...

Aug 12, 2015, 12:56 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Declares 8% Increased Dividend

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG): At its regular quarterly meeting held today, the Board of Directors of Briggs & Stratton...

Jul 27, 2015, 12:58 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation To Announce Fiscal 2015 Fourth Quarter Results

 Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) will release its fiscal 2015 fourth quarter financial results after the market closes on...

Jul 14, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Introducing Sympatico- July 2015

Meet the new dynamic duos of the Sympatico Collection from Briggs & Riley, luggage maker for the global traveler with a sense of style. ...

Jun 16, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation Named Manufacturer Of The Year By The Equipment & Engine Training Council

 As the world's largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment, Briggs & Stratton (NYSE: BGG) also has one of the most...

May 24, 2015, 07:45 ET
The Briggs & Stratton Corporation Storm Responder Portable Generator was developed specifically for emergency situations. (PRNewsFoto/Briggs & Stratton Corporation)

Briggs & Stratton Corporation Harris Poll Survey: How Homeowners Prepare For Power Outages

 Two-thirds of U.S. homeowners having experienced a prolonged power outage said they were motivated by their time in the dark to prepare...

May 20, 2015, 08:43 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation Acquires Billy Goat Industries, Inc.

 Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) announced today that it has acquired U.S. based Billy Goat Industries, Inc.  Incorporated...

May 19, 2015, 07:45 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation Named One of America's Most Reputable Companies by Reputation Institute in Forbes Magazine

 Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG)  has been named among the most reputable companies in the United States, according to...

May 06, 2015, 13:27 ET

Takeda Agrees to $2.4 Billion Settlement for Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuits

Fibich, Leebron, Copeland, Briggs & Josephson is pleased to announce that a $2.4 billion settlement has been reached to resolve lawsuits...

May 06, 2015, 08:26 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Introduces New Fuel Treatment Formula

 The engine experts at Briggs & Stratton (NYSE: BGG) have improved the formula for their proprietary 5-in-1 Advanced Formula Fuel Treatment...

Apr 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Push Mower Maintenance Tips to Improve Life Expectancy

 The lawnmower is the workhorse of your outdoor power equipment and you need it to work through the season to keep your lawn looking great. The...

Apr 23, 2015, 17:44 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation Reports Results For The Third Quarter And First Nine Months Of Fiscal Year 2015; Increases Fiscal 2015 Earnings Outlook

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) today announced financial results for its third fiscal quarter ended March 29, 2015. Highlights:...

Apr 23, 2015, 10:58 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Declares Dividend

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG): At its regular quarterly meeting held today, the Board of Directors of Briggs & Stratton...

Apr 10, 2015, 10:19 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation to Announce Fiscal 2015 Third Quarter Results

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) will release its fiscal 2015 third quarter financial results after the market closes on Thursday,...

Mar 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power Joins SmartEquip Network

 Briggs & Stratton (NYSE: BGG) Commercial Power recently joined the SmartEquip Network to provide more efficient electronic parts and...

Feb 26, 2015, 16:50 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Adoption of New Rule 10b5-1 Plan By Executive Officer

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) Briggs & Stratton Corporation (the "Company") today announced that Todd J. Teske, Chairman,...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:05 ET
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation Introduces Lithium-Ion Electric Starting Technology To Gas-Powered Engines

Year after year, consumer research by Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) shows that easy starting is at the top of the wish-list when it...

Feb 23, 2015, 11:49 ET
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New Briggs & Stratton Lawn Mower Engine First To Eliminate Messy Oil Changes

 Homeowners can thank the engine experts at Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) for making yearly oil changes on lawn mowers a thing...