NORWALK, Conn. — Six years after the investment bank Lehman Brothers went under and the global economy imploded, leaving shell-shocked exhibitors at the Norwalk Boat Show in search of answers, the docks were decidedly upbeat this year.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The 44th annual Newport International Boat Show, the opening of the fall show season and an early bellwether of the state of the industry, opened Thursday with a strong crowd and a consensus of optimism.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The Newport International Boat Show resumed Friday morning with a panel discussion on the state of the industry before an audience of about 50 industry players.
A recent article by the Huffington Post describing the numerous benefits of fishing can only further the advocacy of the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, RBFF president Frank Peterson said.
Atlanta-based Singleton Marine announced a merger with Legendary Marine of Florida that will strengthen the combined companies’ presence in the important Gulf Coast market.
One of the new exhibitors at this year’s International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference will be a new marine coatings manufacturer started by two friends.
It’s not often that boatbuilding companies get a second chance, especially those that sank during the Great Recession. Less than four years after Southport Boats ceased operations when parent company American Global Yacht Group exited the boat sales and brokerage business, the “new Southport” was taking its first new model in years — the flagship…more
Less than two months after the Beneteau Group acquired it, Rec Boat Holdings will hold a dealer meeting to unveil its 2015 model-year lineup near its manufacturing plant in Cadillac, Mich.
ESSEX, Conn. — An unusual southern New England marina was sold in an odd fashion on Tuesday.
Southport Boats is taking its newest model — the 33 FE (Family Edition) — on tour to promote the boat and the revival of the high-end center console builder.