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Marine business latest stock price review

Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014

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- Brunswick Corp has appointed Christopher Dekker as general counsel and secretary on an interim basis
- Marine Products Corp has reported a 13.6% increase on sales for its second quarter ended June 30, 2014
- West Marine today reported sales of…

Yamaha expands service training

Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014

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Yamaha Marine Group said it has expanded its Yamaha Marine Service training. The company said that courses are now available to Yamaha Global Distributors and qualified non-Yamaha organisations.
“Yamaha Marine University offers the best technical…

Brunswick CEO: “Biggest issue is not demand, but our ability to get new products in the field”

Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014

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On a conference call with financial analysts yesterday, Brunswick executives sounded confident about the second half of 2014, forecasting 10% to 12% revenue growth for the remainder of the year. They told analysts that the biggest problem facing its bo…

Renovated Pier 66 boosts superyacht berthing capacity

Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014

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By October this year, a multi-million renovation project at Pier 66 Marina in Ft Lauderdale will be completed, adding 10 more superyacht berths to the six it already offers. This project will be completed in time for Pier 66 to become the seventh venue…

Appointment at Freedom Boat Club

Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014

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Freedom Boat Club in the US has appointed Wanda Kenton Smith as its new chief marketing officer, effective September 1. Kenton Smith will work with the Freedom Boat Club executive team to develop and direct global and North American marketing…

Brunswick Q2 sales up 4%

Posted Thursday, July 24th, 2014

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Brunswick today reported sales of US$1.13bn for its second quarter ended June 28, 2014, up 4% compared to the same period a year ago. Net income from continuing operations was US$88.6m, compared to US$79.3m a year ago.
“Our top line reflected growth…

MarineMax reports 22% gain on sales

Posted Thursday, July 24th, 2014

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MarineMax today reported sales of US$214.4m for its third quarter ended June 30, 2014, a 22% gain over the same period a year ago. Same-store sales were also up 22% for the quarter.
Net income declined to US$11.5m compared to US$13.6m a year ago. Last…

FLIR Systems reports lower Q2 sales and net income

Posted Thursday, July 24th, 2014

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FLIR Systems, parent of Raymarine, today reported sales of US$369.4m for its second quarter ended June 30, 2014, a 5% decrease compared to the same time a year ago. Net income fell to US$44.8m compared to US$50.2m a year ago.
The company reported…

Numarine International introduces new 78-footer

Posted Thursday, July 24th, 2014

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Production for Numarine 78 Evolution is scheduled to start in September with completion for the first model due in February 2015

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