Dealers and Distributors


Our weekly roundup of dealers and distributors includes news from Annapolis Inflatables, Bluenose Yacht Sales & Brokerage and Trac Ecological Products.

Annapolis Inflatables was appointed Zodiac's recreational dealer for the Annapolis, Md., region.

Additionally, Annapolis Inflatables has become the region's dealer and authorized repair station for ACR, a manufacturer of distress radio beacons, and for Switlik Parachute Co., a manufacturer of lifesaving equipment for commercial and recreational boaters.

Annapolis Inflatables sells new and used inflatable boats for recreational and commercial use, including Zodiac and its own brand, Kiwi.

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Bluenose Yacht Sales & Brokerage, of Newport, R.I., is representing the Legacy power yacht product line in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Maine.

"It is nice to see the Legacy product line being reintroduced by the Tartan/C&C group, who now owns the tooling, designs and the brand name," Bluenose Yacht Sales' managing partner Glenn Walters said in a statement.

"New England customers have had a strong preference for such nice traditional designs, where modern fabrication methods provide rugged durability, seakindliness, performance and fuel efficiency," he added.

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Trac Ecological Products, a manufacturer of environment-friendly products for on-board equipment cleaning and maintenance, appointed 29 new U.S. and international dealers and distributors for its product line.

United States: Atwater Marine (Connecticut); American Marine Tech, Complete Yacht Service Inc., Davidson's Marine Service Inc., Economic Electric Motors, Fred Salrin Inc., Gulf Coast Marine Services, Oceana Logistics and Whiticar Boat Works (Florida); JM Yacht Services and Sales (North Carolina); Longitude Marine (Michigan); Fleet Grease and Mobile Marine Services (Pennsylvania); Low Country Services and Marine Tech Services (South Carolina); and G2 Marine Services and Texas Boat Yards (Texas).

International: All Marine Solutions Marine Diesel, Marine Diesel, Adit Marine, Seamech, Aqua Mobile Marine Services, Hamilton Island Chandlery, Sharplift Marine & Industrial and Northern Conquest Charters (Australia); Platinum Marine (Canada); Otis Air Conditioning (Grand Cayman); Cutrico Services Ltd. (Malta); and Anthony Squire Diesel Services (South Australia).


Registration Open for IWMC

ICOMIA’s World Marinas Conference is scheduled for Oct. 12-14 in Dubai.

YellowV Appoints Product Sales Manager

The Vetus company aims to target growth in the watersports sector by appointing Nick Tuinenburg as product sales manager.

Lowrance, White River Marine Strengthen Collaboration

Electronics packages from the Navico subsidiary, including Ghost trolling motors, are set to be standard equipment on select White River boat brands.

Dealers: Will You Attend Boat Shows?

Will the shortage of boat inventory and other supply-chain challenges influence dealer decisions to attend fall and winter boat shows?

Change is Coming, Ready or Not

Every marine business must prepare for all kinds of technology that will upend the industry, fast.

A Record Q2 for Brunswick

With strong global demand in all its business segments, Brunswick Corp. reported another stellar quarter, posting a 57 percent jump in net sales.

OneWater Adds PartsVu

The online marketplace for marine parts, accessories and electronics posted $25 million in sales over the last year.