VALCOURT, QC, April 14 /CNW Telbec/ - BRP will donate warm clothing to
relief efforts in Japan. The clothing was distributed to its
subsidiary, BRP Japan, who will redirect it to people most in need.
"The Japan earthquake and tsunami has left so many homeless during such
a cold time of the year," said José Boisjoli, president and CEO. "We
hope that by providing direct relief, we can ease some of the hardships
felt by survivors. On behalf of all BRP employees, our thoughts are
BRP has operated a direct distribution network in Kanagawa prefecture,
Japan since February 2000, which was not affected by the March 11
Transport of the clothing to Narita airport from Europe was partially
sponsored by FedEx, and from Australia by Trade Logistics.
Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP), a privately-held company,
is a world leader in the design, development, manufacturing,
distribution and marketing of motorised recreational vehicles. Its
portfolio of brands and products includes: Ski-Doo and Lynx
snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft and boats, Evinrude and Johnson
outboard engines, Can-Am all-terrain and side-by-side vehicles and
roadsters, as well as Rotax engines. BRP products are distributed in
more than 100 countries.
Sea-Doo, Ski-Doo, Lynx, Evinrude, Johnson, Can-Am, Rotax and the BRP
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