IBEX 2019: Live from IBEX


Trade Only today will present a series of livestream interviews with marine industry leaders at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference this week. A livestream studio is set up at the Soundings Trade Only booth at the show.

“We had a strong first year with interviews of top executives and leaders with our livestreaming at IBEX,” said Michael Verdon, editor-in-chief of Soundings Trade Only. “This year we plan to increase the number of interviews and get out on the floor to see the latest new products.”

The interviews can be seen on tradeonlytoday.com and the Soundings Trade Only’s Facebook page


Everglades Expands Executive Team

The Edgewater, Fla.-based manufacturer adds positions in finance, sales and marketing and operations.

Heed Caution While Refueling

Ethanol can be back in a big way, and insufficent labeling at the pumps could lead to problems for your marine powerplant. And the MRAA’s voices support for the 30 by 30 initaitive.

Training the Next Generation

Crest Pontoons will donate a complete boat and trailer to a local high school’s raffle to raise money for its vocational programs.

An “Above Average” Hurricane Season

BoatUS wants to help boaters get ready for the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season, which begins June 1.

Webasto Produces 8,000th Marine Roof

The German company designs and builds a number of glass roof solutions for boats.

A Strong Q2 for Johnson Outdoors

With jumps in nearly all its business segments, the recreation manufacturer saw net sales increase by 26 percent.

Thrust Issues

Is it time for the industry to standardize trolling motor ratings?