Bass Pro Group today announced an agreement to buy Fishing Holdings LLC, a manufacturer of fishing boats that include Ranger Boats, Stratos and Triton, from the Platinum Equity Group.
A marine coatings company and two executives who pleaded guilty in October to willfully conspiring to obstruct the Environmental Protection Agency by selling a known pesticide were fined more than $1 million and sentenced to prison time.
Despite some early wrenches in funding renovations at the Miami Marine Stadium, where the Miami International Boat Show announced it will be located in 2016 and 2017, some exhibitors have faith that the issues will be resolved in time for the show.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association and Mercury Marine are among the groups voicing disappointment over the Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement Friday that it will delay until 2015 the final rule that will tell fuel refiners how much ethanol must be blended into the nation’s fuel supply.
A collapsed deal that would have assigned ownership of the historic Miami Marine Stadium to a non-profit group won’t affect plans for the Miami International Boat Show to take place there in 2016 and 2017.
A man in his early 40s — we’ll call him Matt — sat down at his computer to figure out how to spend some quality time with his wife, Christy, and son Chase. He’d been working late a lot and wanted some good bonding time during the weekend.
Steve Potts doesn’t reflect a lot on the history of Scout Boats, but the Mount Pleasant, S.C., builder’s 25th anniversary this year prompted him to take a look back at what has led to Scout’s double-digit post-recession annual growth. The South Carolina native and father of three says he has always taken a conservative approach…more
New-boat sales are tracking to be up about 10 percent this year from 2013, with about 95 percent of the sales that will commence in 2014 having already been made.
The Miami International Boat Show’s new location could mean an expansion of the show’s footprint in 2017, as well as a large in-water component of the show at Miami Marine Stadium.
Organizers of the Miami International Boat Show say bringing the show to the historic Miami Marine Stadium in 2016 and 2017 is a “win-win.”