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Poised for Growth

A conversation with Cox Marine chairman Charles Good.


Turning up the Volume

Wide-body yachts maximize living space.


2021: Growth by Acquisition

A timeline of the year’s M&A activity.


Speed Mettle

High-horsepower outboards are making inroads into the popular pontoon segment.


Q&A with Federico Ferrante

Catching up with Federico Ferrante, president of Azimut-Benetti President, Azimut-Benetti Americas.


Start to Finish

Maritimo’s legendary racing program inspires the soul of the Australian builder’s motoryacht fleet.


A Crowded Port in the Supply-Chain Storm

Federal intervention has kept the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, Calif., operating 24/7 — steps toward supply-chain relief.


Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Headed

Recreational boating is winning, says NMMA president Frank Hugelmeyer, but we must work to ensure our continued success.


Going Electric

Yamaha’s Harmo e-outboard debuts in the United States, and boatbuilders are testing the technology.


Innovation's Many Guises

These companies operate across a variety of categories that are transforming the the marine industry through new initiatives, processes, technologies and more.


Back and Forth and Back Again

As the world waits for the pandemic and its economic effects to subside, a new virus variant emerges.


Seattle Boat Show: Full Speed Ahead

The largest show in the Pacific Northwest is set for its 9-day run with a new location and robust seminar format for 2022.

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A Steady Decline

Demand remains strong, but supply-chain logjams continue to weaken boat registration numbers.

Hands Off My Lobster!

A U.K. government report looks to change welfare laws around crustaceans and cephalopods.

Battle on the Great Lakes Rages On

The Icebreaker Wind Turbine Development faces strong headwinds from boating and fishing groups.

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Dealers: Tell Us Your 2022 Retail Outlook

Our monthly Pulse Report survey asks dealers for their outlooks on 2022 retail sales.


No Silent Liars

Why giving employees a voice will elevate your business.


Changes Ahead, Changes Behind

The many forms of advocacy helping the marine industry.


New-Gen Radars Hit Their Marks

Tuning in to new radars from Raymarine and Garmin.


Create a Quality Customer Experience

It’s the most important way to differentiate your business from competitors, says MRAA president Matt Gruhn.

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Rough Waters Persist

Turbulance persists in the marine-retail sector.