Quick Hits: September 30, 2020

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Metstrade Connect, RAI Amsterdam’s virtual alternative to the Marine Equipment Trade Show, which was canceled last month, is set to take place Dec. 10. Registration opens Nov. 1, with more details to be revealed in the coming weeks.

Regulator Marine named Teetor Marine in Fair Haven, Mich., as its first dealer in the Great Lake State. “Regulator is the perfect fit for Lake St. Clair and the Great Lakes region, with versatility to please both serious anglers and those seeking family days on the water,” Teetor Marine owner Scott Teetor said in a statement.

As part of a “Lunch and Learn” promotion, digital inventory platform OperateBeyond pledged to buy lunch for boat dealers that register four or more staff members from the same location for the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas’ virtual Dealer Week, Dec. 8-11. “OperateBeyond wanted to think outside the box about how they could support dealers during Dealer Week,” MRAA director of business development Allison Gruhn said in a statement. Programming details for the event are available here, and registration is open at DealerWeek.com.

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