Garmin to buy Delorme

By Stephen Frothingham

DeLorme offers mapping products and GPS devices with satellite texting features.

YARMOUTH, Maine (BRAIN) — Garmin Ltd. has agreed to buy DeLorme, a privately-held, Maine-based company that designs and markets consumer GPS tracking devices with two-way communication and navigational capabilities.

DeLorme’s inReach series of two-way satellite communication devices allow the user to send and receive satellite text messages or trigger an SOS for emergency help, anywhere in the world. DeLorme also has an extensive library …read more

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