Boat dealers make news when, for example, they add new lines of boats, relocate, get new owners or acquire other dealerships.
Amazon and Google battle for shoppers, and that could help small retailers
Some say Google’s latest response to the online retail giant is a potential windfall for independent businesses.
Lipper Components names Jason Falk vice president of mergers and acquisitions
Position is a promotion from vice president of operations.
VIDEO: Total Marine opens office at Bahia Mar in Fort Lauderdale
Dealership now represents Fairline from Florida to Maine.
VIDEO: Launched at the onset of the recession, Regal & Nautique of Orlando is expanding
The dealership initially survived by selling boats “one by one,” according to its founder, but 10 years later it plans to open a $2.5 million showroom.
Dealers cite growing sales, but long-term concerns
Marine dealers reported growth in new boat sales in August, with 55 percent of those responding to a survey saying sales grew, versus the 20 percent that said sales declined.
Annapolis Yacht Sales ranked on fastest-growing business list
Annapolis Yacht Sales was ranked No. 4,389 on Inc.com's Inc. 5000 list.
Larson, Cobalt, Hatteras, Jeanneau, HCB and Carver add dealers
Here are the latest partnerships between U.S. boatbuilders and dealers.