NATDA updates schedule and extends expo hall hours

The North American Trailer Dealers Association (NATDA) has announced dates and a new schedule for the 2023 NADTA Trailer Show. The event returns to Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee, from Wednesday, Aug. 30 to Thursday, Aug. 31, with tailored events beginning on Tuesday, Aug. 29th. The event begins the afternoon of Tuesday, Aug. 29, […]

Read More

Correct Craft acquires Indmar Marine Engines

Correct Craft announced the acquisition of Indmar Marine Engines. Indmar will be operated by Correct Craft subsidiary Liberty Technologies which also manages PCM Engines, Crusader Engines, Levitator Engines, and Velvet Drive Transmissions.  While an important new member of Correct Craft’s portfolio of brands, Indmar will continue to operate independently, retaining its own brand and team […]

Read More

Correct Craft Buys Indmar

Correct Craft announced the acquisition of Indmar Marine Engines, a pioneer and leader in the inboard marine engine segment. Courtesy Correct Craft Today, Correct Craft announced the acquisition of Indmar Marine Engines, a pioneer and leader in the inboard marine engine segment with a hard-earned reputation for delivering world-class quality and reliability. Indmar will be […]

Read More

World Cat adds new locations and celebrates 25 years

World Cat has announced the addition of nine new dealers. The new dealerships and locations are:  Island Yacht Management & Sales Lindenhurst, NY  Norfolk Marine Norfolk, VA  Stone Harbor Marine Stone Harbor, NJ  Skipperbud’s Belle Maer Harbor Harrison Township, MI  Skipperbud’s Grand Haven Grand Haven, MI  Skipperbud’s Sturgeon Bay Sturgeon Bay, WI  Texas Marine (Beaumont) […]

Read More

MarineMax partners with the American Cancer Society for screening awareness

MarineMax has partnered with the American Cancer Society to support cancer screening awareness.   On Wednesday, October 5, MarineMax joined the American Cancer Society’s national Power of Pink Day. Team Members from across the country went #PinkWithAPurpose to increase awareness, focus on cancer screenings, and encourage those who haven’t been screened yet to do so. Research proves that early detection […]

Read More

Hanse Yachts names 2022 top dealer

EPG Media LLC wants you to have a positive experience in connection with our products and services. We want you to know that we respect the privacy and security of our users. Our goal is to provide you with an experience that delivers the information, resources and services that are helpful to you. In order […]

Read More

OneWater Marine, Sport Fishing Championship announce partnership

The Sport Fishing Championship (SFC) and OneWater Marine Inc. recently announced that they have signed a multi-year strategic partnership designed to fully integrate OneWater’s dealership network, online marketplace, products, and services into the SFC. OneWater will join the SFC as a “Corporate Champion” with both companies leveraging SFC’s enterprise-wide assets including on-site tournament activation, signage, […]

Read More

ELEVATE SUMMIT 2022 kicks off this month

Boating Industry‘s annual ELEVATE SUMMIT officially kicks off later this month, taking place Nov. 14-16 at the Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando, Fla. Despite being just a few weeks away, there’s still time to register for this can’t-miss marine industry leadership event at www.BoatingIndustryElevate.com. “This year’s ELEVATE SUMMIT features a power-packed lineup specifically geared toward […]

Read More

Inside SOTW Mag: A Better Experience—Inside Nor-Tech’s Dealer Meeting

<!– Magazine: Inside SOTW Mag: A Better Experience—Inside Nor-Tech’s Dealer Meeting –> More than a decade ago, powerboat manufacturer dealer meetings were part of the annual summer travel schedules for magazine editors who covered recreational boating. They were basically rah-rah events where the boatbuilders met with their dealers at a central location, introduced new models […]

Read More

Cigarette ‘Phasing Out’ Factory-Direct Sales With Expanded Dealer Network

<!– In the News: Cigarette ‘Phasing Out’ Factory-Direct Sales With Expanded Dealer Network –> Announced in a press release earlier this week, Ultimate Marine of Orlando, Fla., is the latest addition to Cigarette Racing Team’s six-dealer network. That group currently includes Osage Beach, Mo.-headquartered Big Thunder Marine, Lip-Ship Performance and Top Gun Yachts in Miami, […]

Read More

FLIBS 2022 kicks off

Today, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) opened its doors, kicking off the 63rd edition of the event. Andrew Doole, president of U.S. Boat Shows with Informa Markets, released a statement reported in full below. “Today, we had an amazingly successful first day of the 63rd Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, welcoming thousands […]

Read More

Marine Products releases third quarter financial results

Marine Products Corporation has announced its unaudited results for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2022. Marine Products is a leading manufacturer of fiberglass boats under the brand names of Chaparral and Robalo. Chaparral’s sterndrive models include SSi and SSX, along with the Chaparral Surf Series. Chaparral’s outboard offerings include OSX Luxury Sportboats, and SSi and SSX […]

Read More

The Newly Redesigned 2023 Solstice from Harris

PHOTO COURTESY OF HARRIS BOATS Harris Boats recently revealed the redesigned and stylish new Solstice, sporting new minimalistic design and upgraded features, with plenty of options across four models ranging from 23 to 26 feet. “In reimagining the 2023 Solstice, we led with a customer-focused approach giving our owners the ability to customize their selections […]

Read More

IBEX announces 2022 Innovation Awards

IBEX announced the winners of the 2022 IBEX Innovation Awards. The program is managed by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and judged by Boating Writers International (BWI). The judges selected ten Innovation Award winners and three honorable mentions from almost 70 entries submitted by exhibiting marine industry companies. Awards were presented yesterday during the […]

Read More

MMA calls for 2022 Neptune Awards judges

Marine Marketers of America is now selecting the judging panel for the 2022 Neptune Awards competition, the most prestigious recognition program of marketing communications for marine marketers in North America.   Last year, 163 entries across 24 categories were judged by more than 88 volunteers – a panel of independent judges following established criteria who found the […]

Read More

Find Boat Dealers With Discover Boating’s New Website

Discover Boating, powered by the NMMA and the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas (MRAA), has launched a new interactive website to help boat buyers easily find nearby dealers. The new Dealer Finder on DiscoverBoating.com is a convenient tool to help site visitors search for and connect with nearly 3,600 boat dealers across the country. […]

Read More

ELEVATE SUMMIT keynote speaker provides preview

Like many of you, 2022 ELEVATE SUMMIT keynote speaker Curtis Dubay is gearing up for a power-packed event next month in Orlando, Fla. Dubay is the chief economist in the Economic Policy Division at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. During his ELEVATE SUMMIT session, he will explain some of the confusing metrics around the economy […]

Read More

MarineMax announces new brokerage program

MarineMax introduced an all-new Platinum Brokerage program to recognize the most pristine vessels in the resale market and fill the boating and yachting dreams of boaters nationwide. “Throughout the years our customers have driven our growth into different markets, and this is something they’ve been asking for,” MarineMax chief revenue officer Chuck Cashman said. “The Platinum […]

Read More