Quick Hits: October 1, 2020

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Fairline Yachts is expanding its dealer network in Scandinavia with a new sales location near Oslo, Norway. The British builder will work with Nautic Norway — its longtime Norway dealer — on the new location. “We are excited to be expanding our presence, and we look forward to the new opportunities this will bring to us and to Fairline,” Nautic Norway’s Dennis Wollertsen said in a statement. “We are confident our new location will entice even more customers to experience Fairline, and we look forward to our new chapter.”


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