Freeport Marine Supply, a family-owned company that specializes in boating equipment and supplies, will commemorate its 75th anniversary at noon on April 5, along with representatives of the village of Freeport in the town of Hempstead and Nassau County.
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Trac Ecological Marine Product appointed LNC Ltd. to distribute its onboard equipment cleaning and maintenance products in the Adriatic Sea nations of Slovenia, Croatia and Montenegro.
Kessler-Ellis Products, a manufacturer of marine sunlight readable displays, said it was selected as the exclusive Americas distributor of NSI input devices.
Quickline, an importer and distributor of marine gear and accessories, said German manufacturer Nomen Products selected the company as its exclusive U.S. and Canadian distributor.
Shrink-wrap supplier Dr. Shrink named Poron Oil & Maritime Ltd. as its distributor for Nigeria.
Redden Marine Supply is opening a new warehouse in Seattle.
Dr. Shrink expanded into South Korea with the addition of Seoul-based K.A.S. Global.
Kenyon International was again selected by the American Boatbuilders Association as the supplier of choice for cooking equipment.
Monrovia, Calif.-based GLM Products named Paul Smith as the company’s new national sales manager. Smith, who brings more than 35 years of marine industry experience, will be responsible for the entire North American market through his sales office in Fort Lauderdale. “I’m very excited to be working with GLM again. It’s great to be back,”…more
Gelcoat products manufacturer Dolphinite appointed The Gartner Group to represent the company’s product range in the Southeast. Based in Brentwood, Tenn., Gartner has been representing marine manufacturers since 1954. Dolphinite launched the GelMatch All-In-One Gelcoat Aerosol Can in September at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference in Louisville, Ky.