Marinas in the Northeast are scrambling to catch up after the weather finally shifted from the long, frigid winter into spring.
Marinas offer docks, moorings, fuel, supplies and other facilities to vessels that range from small boats to large yachts. They can be found along riverbanks and coastlines and on inland lakes.
MyTaskit, which provides an online task-sharing and service coordination platform, said 11 new boating businesses signed up for MyTaskit Pro.
Boathouse Marine Center said it ramped up its offerings with the addition of Southport and Bluewater sportfishing boats.
The second Charlotte, N.C.-area Carefree Boat Club will open April 18 on Lake Wylie at River Hills Marina.
Task-sharing and coordination platform My-Villages unveiled MyTaskit Pro, a new brand, name and product that seeks to help recreational boat businesses streamline their operations.
The Freedom Boat Club launched a new website geared exclusively to the queries of franchise prospects.
Concerned about the manatee population, condo owners in Cocoa Beach, Fla., oppose a marina’s proposed expansion and its plan for boat rentals.
Freedom Boat Club recently appointed six members to serve on its newly formed national Franchise Marketing Advisory Council.
The Association of Marina Industries released its 2014 Marina Trends Survey Report.
FBC Marine Group LLC is set to open Freedom Boat Clubs in South Florida, with New Jersey, Virginia and North Carolina to follow.