Evinrude added 31 new boat manufacturer partners in North America since the introduction of its E-TEC G2 high-horsepower outboards in June 2014, according to parent company Bombardier Recreational Products.
MIAMI — For the last few years marine electronics companies have focused on giving boaters more accurate views of the water column and ocean floor with advances in sonar technology. Now these companies have begun to pump out products that improve user visibility above the water — in daylight and at night.
MIAMI — Sales figures show that consumers are hungry for saltwater outboard boats and builders responded on the opening day of the Progressive Miami International Boat Show with an onslaught of new vessels ranging from 19 to 41 feet.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — Kadey-Krogen Yachts vice president and partner Larry Polster said Thursday at Yachts Miami Beach that the company will soon launch a new model that’s “a true departure from any other Kadey-Krogen design.” The Kadey-Krogen 50’ Open is scheduled to be completed in late 2017 or early 2018. The company celebrated the…more
MIAMI — Mercury Marine introduced four market-specific outboards Wednesday night, ranging from 40 to 400 hp, and presented a number of integrated electronic accessories to make boat operation easier.
DUCK KEY, FLA. — Talk about tricked out. The 278 Dusky Open Fisherman was packed with just about every navigational nuance from Navico.
DUCK KEY, Fla. — Marine electronics company Navico saw double-digit revenue growth in 2015, capturing market share and riding a wave of new products that collected a handful of industry innovation awards, company executives said Tuesday.
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas has turned the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo into a mammoth learning experience, but the learning can continue throughout the year with membership in the association. That was the principal message from MRAA president Matt Gruhn at the MDCE State of the Industry luncheon. “The MRAA has gone…more
The number of participants at the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo reached an all-time high this year of 1,147, marking another spurt in the event’s steady annual growth.
ORLANDO, Fla. — During the final afternoon of the 2015 Marine Dealer Conference & Expo, industry educational leaders highlighted the current shortage of marine technicians, calling upon the entire industry to help recruit the workforce’s next generation of students.