NEW YORK — The mood at the New York Boat Show was positive, but some exhibitors expressed a bit of trepidation about President Trump’s intention to impose border taxes.
Brunswick Corp.’s boat group consists of 15 brands worldwide, including Bayliner, Boston Whaler, Brunswick Commercial and Government Products, Crestliner, Cypress Cay, Harris FloteBote, Lowe, Lund, Meridian, Princecraft and Sea Ray. The group’s additional four brands — Rayglass, Uttern, Valiant and Quicksilver — are marketed in countries other than the United States.
The Brunswick Boat Group’s Palm Coast manufacturing facility will participate Friday in the Classroom to Careers initiative in Flagler County, Fla.
Citing his “outstanding contributions to recreational boating safety,” the Coast Guard recently honored Brunswick Corp.’s David Marlow with its Meritorious Public Service Award.
Financial firm B. Riley & Co. listed Brunswick Corp. among its top picks for company and stock performance in 2017, stressing that it expects marine markets to improve throughout the year.
The Brunswick Recreational Boat Group said today that it realigned the management structure at its recreational boat group, with group president Tim Schiek and group CFO Scott Kent leaving the company to pursue other interests.
Brunswick Corp. said it acquired the assets of Payne’s Marine Group of Victoria, British Columbia, a wholesale distributor of marine parts and accessories in Canada.
Brunswick Corp. said it named Danielle Brown, 46, as vice president and chief information officer.
The Brunswick Public Foundation said it awarded grants to multiple charitable organizations, including three United Way chapters where Mercury Marine employees work and live.
Brunswick Corp. had revenue of $1.09 billion in the third quarter, missing expectations by about $20 million, due in part to integrating an acquisition on the fitness side of the business, and also due in part to slower international sales of engines.
Brunswick Corp. reported net sales increased 10 percent in the third quarter versus the third quarter of 2015, operating earnings rose 6 percent.