The middle class is a dwindling part of MarineMax’s customer base, but the loss is being offset by upper-middle-class and high-net-worth customers — and that base is expanding, in part, because retail financing is becoming easier than ever.
MarineMax, based in Clearwater, Fla., is the nation’s largest recreational boat retailer and the largest Sea Ray dealer in the world.
Unusually strong demand for large boats led MarineMax to report some of its best-ever quarterly results, prompting the company to raise its guidance for 2016.
MarineMax Branson in Missouri, in conjunction with Empire Wake, will host the third annual Table Rock Boardfest on Saturday.
MarineMax will introduce the Galeon 660 Fly to North America at the Farley State Marina in Atlantic City, N.J., on July 22 and 23.
MarineMax Dallas said it will display a large number of Sea Ray, Boston Whaler, Scarab Jet Boats and Harris Pontoon models at the July 21-24 Dallas Summer Boat Show at Dallas Market Hall.
The MarineMax Pier 66 Ocean Alexander team enjoyed a record quarter resulting in six large boat deliveries.
MarineMax Panama City Beach in Florida, in conjunction with the Friends of Shell Island, is asking volunteers to join the MarineMax team at the Treasure Island Marina on Sunday for a cleanup event on Shell Island.
MarineMax St. Petersburg in Florida said today that there will be a groundbreaking ceremony next week to celebrate the extensive expansion and renovation the company is planning for the marina and service yard and the addition of a new sales office.
MarineMax Pensacola at Bahia Mar is seeking volunteers to join the MarineMax team at Bahia Mar Marina on June 25, where they will lead a Bayou Chico Trash Round-up in conjunction with the Bayou Chico Association.
MarineMax said its Panama City Beach store in Florida will host a fishing seminar on how to catch wahoo, dolphin and tuna from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday.