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February 26, 2020

Graco Appoints Kevin J. Wheeler to the Board of Directors

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 26, 2020-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) announced today that Kevin J. Wheeler has been appointed as a member of the Company’s Board of Directors, effective Feb. 28, 2020 . Mr. Wheeler serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of A. O.

February 14, 2020

Graco Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2020-- The Board of Directors of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of 17.5 cents ($0.175) per common share, payable on May 6, 2020 , to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 20, 2020 .

February 13, 2020

Graco Launches the Fusion ProConnect Spray Gun

A perfect rebuild in seconds MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 13, 2020-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is pleased to announce the launch of its Fusion ® ProConnect ® (PC) spray gun. Designed for spray foam and polyurea applications, the Fusion PC gun

January 27, 2020

Graco Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Results

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 27, 2020-- Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) today announced results for the quarter and year ended December 27, 2019 . Summary $ in millions except per share amounts     Three Months Ended   Twelve Months Ended     Dec 27, 2019   Dec 28, 2018   % Change   Dec 27, 2019  

January 16, 2020

Graco Launches Compact Dyna-Star Automatic Lubrication System

The perfect fit for non-stop productivity MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2020-- Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is pleased to announce the launch of its Compact Dyna-Star ® (CDS) automatic lubrication system.

January 14, 2020

Graco Launches Innovative GLC X Automatic Lubrication Controller and Auto Lube App

Robust universal controller and app to simplify automatic lubrication tasks MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 14, 2020-- Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is pleased to announce the launch of its GLC ™ X automatic lubrication controller and Auto Lube ™

January 8, 2020

Graco Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2020-- Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) announced today that it will release its Fourth Quarter 2019 earnings after the New York Stock Exchange closes on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 . A full text copy of the earnings announcement will be available on the Company’s website at

December 6, 2019

Graco Increases Quarterly Dividend 9.4 Percent

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 2019-- The Board of Directors of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of 17.5 cents ($0.175) per common share, an increase of 9.4 percent, payable on Feb. 5, 2020 , to shareholders of record at the close of business on Jan.

November 5, 2019

Graco Inc. Celebrates 50th Anniversary of IPO

MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) , a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is pleased to celebrate the 50 th anniversary of its initial public offering (IPO). Fifty years ago today, 277,650 shares of Graco common stock were offered on the local

October 23, 2019

Graco Reports Third Quarter Results

Weakness in Asia Pacific Pushes Sales and Earnings Down MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 23, 2019-- Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) today announced results for the third quarter ended September 27, 2019 . Summary $ in millions except per share amounts   Three Months Ended   Nine Months Ended   Sep 27,

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Graco In The News

June 30, 2019

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June 2, 2019

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April 1, 2019

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March 25, 2019

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March 9, 2019

Graco, Dunwoody teaching workers how to program robots to talk to machines

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

January 29, 2018

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

July 14, 2018

Business People: Angie Wordell named executive vice president of operations

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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