Raymarine and Navionics are collaborating to make several new features available on Raymarine’s LightHouse II-based multifunction displays.
Dreamline Yachts is partnering with Florida-based Intermarine Yacht Group as its exclusive distributor to open up the U.S. and Canadian markets.
BoatUS is offering boaters safety tips in conjunction with National Safe Boating Week, which continues through Friday.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association believes the agreement would benefit boating and other manufacturing sectors.
The Palumbo Group is expanding its management team and its footprint with a new marketing manager and an acquisition in Spain.
The Rhode Island Marine Trades Association received the 2016 Workforce Innovation Award from the Rhode Island Governor's Workforce Board.
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Sales comparisons become more favorable in the second quarter, which is the peak of the selling cycle, he said.
The Environmental Protection Agency again has proposed increasing the amount of biofuels to be mixed into the gasoline supply.
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