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Press Releases

March 20, 2019

Graco Launches New Line of G-Force II Pressure Washers

Contractor-grade performance & reliability on eight new models MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 20, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is proud to introduce its new full-line of G-Force TM II professional pressure washers designed to help

March 13, 2019

Graco Launches New MMA Striping Solution

Compact, affordable MMA 1:1 striping performance MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 13, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is proud to announce the launch of the new LineLazer ® V 200MMA 1:1 airless line striper.

March 6, 2019

Graco Launches New Dual-Color Striping Solution

Two-color performance in a walk-behind striper MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 6, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is proud to introduce the new LineLazer ® V 200DC dual-color airless line striper.

March 4, 2019

Graco Launches Industry’s First Electric Ride-On Striping System

Maximum striping performance without engine noise, vibration or fumes MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 4, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is proud to continue its legacy of innovation in the line marking industry with the launch of the new

February 28, 2019

Graco Launches Innovative New Airless Spraying Technologies

Extreme Vortex TM pump durability and BlueLink TM jobsite and sprayer management capability MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is proud to introduce new innovative technologies with the launch of the new Ultra ®

February 15, 2019

Graco Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2019-- The Board of Directors of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of 16 cents ($0.16) per common share, payable on May 1, 2019 , to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 15, 2019 .

January 28, 2019

Graco Reports Record Sales and Operating Earnings

Fourth Quarter and Annual Sales Growth in All Segments and Regions MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 28, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) today announced results for the quarter and year ended December 28, 2018 . Summary $ in millions except per share amounts     Three Months Ended Twelve Months

January 8, 2019

Graco Launches the Customer-Inspired New Contractor PC Gun

Longest life, ProConnect ™ replacement cartridge, no-tools instant repair & lightest trigger/weight MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is proud to introduce the new Contractor PC™ Airless Spray Gun.

January 4, 2019

Graco Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 4, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) announced today that it will release its Fourth Quarter 2018 earnings after the New York Stock Exchange closes on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019 . A full text copy of the earnings announcement will be available on the Company’s website at

December 7, 2018

Graco Authorizes Repurchase of Additional 18 Million Shares and Increases Quarterly Dividend 20.8 Percent

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 7, 2018-- The Board of Directors of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) today announced the following actions related to its common stock, of which there are approximately 165.4 million shares outstanding: Authorization of a new plan to purchase up to 18 million shares of the

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Graco In The News

January 29, 2019

Minneapolis industrial sprayer Graco ends year by doubling quarterly earnings

November 20, 2018

Twin Cities already has Amazon -- and more

November 9, 2018

Graco will double size of its Rogers plant and training center

October 1, 2018

Minneapolis Park Board and Graco Make a Win-Win Deal

September 28, 2018

Settlement between Graco, Park Board means Minneapolis will get riverside park

July 14, 2018

Business People: Angie Wordell named executive vice president of operations

January 29, 2018

Minnesota public companies fared better over the last decade than couple years

January 29, 2018

Graco reports 7 percent quarterly sales increase

December 20, 2017

Graco buys Florida equipment firm Smith Manufacturing

December 9, 2017

Graco Inc. declares 3-for-1 stock split

October 26, 2017

Graco posts record 3Q sales and earnings

October 21, 2017

Growing manufacturers are trying to interest more high school students in careers

October 21, 2017

Graco manufacturing courts high school kids

July 26, 2017

Graco posts record second quarter

July 10, 2017

Strong first half for stocks, though Minnesota index lagged

June 10, 2017

Graco's ToughTek CM20 mixing it up for contractors

May 2, 2017

Graco employees earn an extra vacation day

February 24, 2017

More companies embrace virtual annual shareholder meetings

September 11, 2016

Minnesota Manufacturers Look for Personal Touch to Fill Jobs

July 13, 2016

Graco Ranked No. 19 on 50 Best U.S Manufacturers List

June 11, 2016

M&Ms, Reese's Peanut Butter Cups and Oreos Would Not Be As Filling Without Graco

May 22, 2016

CEO Has Moved Graco Up Star Tribune 100 Rankings


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