ORLANDO, Fla. — The 57th International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades got off to a fast start Tuesday night with media members bursting through the doors to check out the New Product Showcase.
Marine industry technology news ranges from engine and other product debuts to reports of executive promotions and interviews with CEOs.
Fishing electronics manufacturer Lowrance today announced its all-new Outboard Pilot for use with the Lowrance High Definition System series.
Lowrance today announced the newest additions to its Elite family of fishfinder and chart plotter products — the Elite-3x and Elite-3x All Season pack.
Marinco and Mastervolt were awarded a 3-year contract (including a 2-year extension option) with Independent Boat Builders Inc. for shore-power products, horns, wiper systems, DC distribution products and the newly created category of digital switching for its CZone digital switching technology.
GOST is sponsoring the Freedom Fighter Outdoors fishing tournament for wounded veterans next week in Montauk, N.Y.
GPS device maker Magellan is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its NAV 1000 handheld GPS, the first commercially available global positioning device.
Sea Hawk Paints’ recently released epoxy system has a new name, logo and colorful label artwork.
OceanLED said it appointed Nicole Squartino as its new creative marketing director and Oscar Socarras as territory sales manager for the Northeast, Midwest and Latin American markets.
Marine power management product manufacturer BEP Marine announced plans to transition BEP Marine power components to the Marinco by BEP brand. It also will change its CZone digital switching technology products to the Mastervolt brand.
Independent Boat Builders Inc. recently selected ASA Electronics, with its Jensen and Polk lines, to be the group’s preferred supplier of audio systems for the next four years.