Yamaha Marine Group announced its “Why Wait? Buy Now” sales promotion. “We want to help our customers take advantage of the last few weeks of warm weather,” said Dale Barnes, Yamaha Marine Group division marketing manager. “A new Yamaha outboard with the Y.E.S. extended warranty adds value they are sure to appreciate.” The promotion provides…more
Yamaha makes outboard engines, personal watercraft, boats and accessories for the recreational marine industry.
Yamaha Marine University announced the dates and locations for its 2008 three-day Symposium 2008: Competitive Advantages. This year’s YMU symposium will take place Nov. 11-13 in Orlando, Fla., and Dec. 9-11 in Las Vegas. Yamaha dealers can enroll through YMU online by going through the Yamaha Marine Business System. “Now, more than ever, it is…more
Yamaha Motor Corp. broke ground on a 220,000-square-foot expansion of its logistics plant in Kennesaw, Ga., as part of a plan to increase both the capacity and efficiency of its operations there. “Our No. 1 priority is achieving the highest customer satisfaction in the industry,” said Phil Dyskow, Yamaha Marine Group president, in a statement.…more
Yamaha Marine Group of Kennesaw, Ga., signed an agreement to become the exclusive supplier of outboard power to Robalo Boats, a subsidiary of Atlanta-based Marine Products Corp. In addition, Yamaha will provide technical support designed to advance the boat company’s future growth. “We are proud to be associated with a company that engineers quality,” said…more
Yamaha Motor Corp. USA purchased the assets of Indianapolis-based Precision Propeller. Yamaha plans to retain the company’s workers while making capital investments in the plant and its processes for the production of marine propellers. The new company will now be known as Precision Propeller Industries. “Until today, we have been a customer of Precision Propeller,” said…more
New to the Pipeline SodaBlast unveils news unit; A new storm surge anchor system from Taylor Made Products; Innovative Lighting announces new 257 series Slimeline 2 LED; and a new line of anodes from Performance Metals for Yamaha engines. SodaBlast Systems unveiled a mobile unit that makes it convenient to provide eco-friendly boat hull…more