MarineMax, based in Clearwater, Fla., is the nation’s largest recreational boat retailer and the largest Sea Ray dealer in the world.
The flotilla will be held in the British Virgin Islands.
The online push comes as MarineMax eliminates eight “overlapping locations.”
This adds 45 service facilities across the country.
The retailer’s closure of its Huntington and Copiague locations prompted the layoffs.
The mega-retailer thinks the two-day online sales will be a regular event going forward.
The company will be the exclusive dealer for the Benetti Class of yachts.
The staff volunteered hundreds of hours to build a three-bedroom home for a mother and her two daughters.
MarineMax Pier 66 will relocate operations while the location undergoes a major construction project.