President Obama’s Pacific Rim free-trade deal gained traction this week as he signed legislation to fast-track the Trans-Pacific Partnership, setting the stage to complete the deal by the end of the year.
Sailors in the Volvo Ocean Race came to the stopover in Newport, R.I., with a one-word message. It’s not “strength” or “endurance” or any other inspirational messaging poster you might see hanging in an office boardroom.
Sure, you’ve got some marketing challenges. But how about picking up and moving your shop to the middle of the Indian Ocean? That’s essentially the challenge Volvo Penta faces when it runs its Volvo Ocean Race around the world every three years.
Joan Maxwell seems to do it all. She and her husband, Owen, have spent 27 years building Regulator Marine in Edenton, N.C., thriving through some of the industry’s toughest times.
The Environmental Protection Agency’s latest ethanol fuel proposal has angered both supporters and critics of biofuel blends and prompted a new marine industry call for Congress to take decisive action on Renewable Fuel Standard reform.
“Let’s face it,” says Jack Ellis, managing director at Info-Link Technologies Inc., “owning a boat is not a rational decision.”
A new model called the Wake Tractor is part of a brand-new company making boats that will be geared to millennials.
The Florida Yacht Brokers Association hired a law firm to help change a more than century-old federal law that the group says is costing them billions in lost sales.
The Sail America Industry Conference is focusing on marketing this year with all new speakers to address the constantly changing digital environment.
Scout Boats introduced its flagship 420 LXF last week via social media and the company says the introduction was a huge success.