Sailing

Round-the-World Sailor uses Medallia Crowdsourcing Platform to Engage with Fans and Gather Advice Ahead of Solo World-Record Attempt

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 11:00am

Pip will be on her own from when the race starts in early November 2020, until its expected finish in February 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Pip will be on her own from when the race starts in early November 2020, until its expected finish in February 2021.
  • One of Pips first challenges will be asking fellow sailors, fans, experts for advice on how to tackle more than 90 days on her own.
  • Hare continued, The Medallia platform will also be a brilliant way for fans to see what Im up to; both during preparations and during the race itself.
  • Medallia, the Medallia logo, and the names and marks associated with Medallias products are trademarks of Medallia.

Garmin® unveils Montana® 700 series, with global connectivity, routable topographic mapping and 8 mega-pixel camera

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the Montana 750i , Montana 700i and Montana 700 GPS handheld seriesthe latest versatile and featured-packed additions to its popular lineup of outdoor navigation units.

Key Points: 
  • Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the Montana 750i , Montana 700i and Montana 700 GPS handheld seriesthe latest versatile and featured-packed additions to its popular lineup of outdoor navigation units.
  • The Montana 700i and 750i offer Garmin inReach satellite communication technology which enables two-way messaging, interactive SOS alerts, location tracking and weather updates.1
    This press release features multimedia.
  • To access the Iridium network and communicate with inReach enabled Montana devices, an active satellite subscription is required.
  • Garmin, Montana and inReach are registered trademarks, and Garmin Explore and MapShare, are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

Fusion® Entertainment and Garmin® Electronics Selected by Avalon Pontoon Boats

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 12:00pm

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the worlds leading marine electronics manufacturer1, today announced that Avalon and Tahoe Manufacturing has selected Fusion Entertainment, a Garmin brand, to exclusively supply marine entertainment audio packages for its entire line of pontoons starting with model year 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the worlds leading marine electronics manufacturer1, today announced that Avalon and Tahoe Manufacturing has selected Fusion Entertainment, a Garmin brand, to exclusively supply marine entertainment audio packages for its entire line of pontoons starting with model year 2021.
  • Avalon announced to dealers on Sunday, July 26, that it will fully integrate Fusion Entertainment stereos, speakers, and amplifiers as a standard fit in each level of its high-performance, luxury pontoons, as well as select Garmin marine electronics on various models.
  • Avalon & Tahoe looks forward to the full integration of Fusion marine entertainment products in our selection of 2021 product offering, said Jim Wolf, Avalon and Tahoe Manufacturing president and CEO.
  • Garmin, GPSMAP and Fusion Entertainment are registered trademarks and ECHOMAP, CHIRP and Panoptix LiveScope are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

Pacific Surf Designs Files Antitrust and RICO Lawsuit Against Whitewater West Industries, Aquatic Development Group, and Specific Executives Regarding Unlawful Monopolistic Conduct and Racketeering in the Sheet Wave Industry

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 10:34pm

The suit contains six causes of action, including unlawful monopolistic conduct, unlawful agreements to restrain trade, illegal racketeering, and conspiracy.

Key Points: 
  • The suit contains six causes of action, including unlawful monopolistic conduct, unlawful agreements to restrain trade, illegal racketeering, and conspiracy.
  • PSD alleges that, since the inception of the sheet wave market, over 91% of the sheet wave machines installed worldwide have been Whitewaters Flowrider machine and that Whitewater acts as an illegal monopoly that controls the sheet wave market through unlawful conduct and illegal agreements.
  • In addition, PSD alleges that Whitewater and ADG together control over 97% of the U.S. municipal market for sheet wave machines.
  • PACIFIC SURF DESIGNS, INC., based in San Diego, manufactures the highest quality custom-designed sheet wave surf simulators serving the waterpark, leisure, entertainment and retail industries.

Commemorative Pelican™ First Aid Kit Pays Tribute to Founder, Dave Parker

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 4:45pm

Pelican Products regretfully announces that our company founder, Dave Parker, died on April 27 at the age of 83.

Key Points: 
  • Pelican Products regretfully announces that our company founder, Dave Parker, died on April 27 at the age of 83.
  • In 2004, he retired and divested his financial interest in Pelican, selling his stake to New York City-based Behrman Capital.
  • None of us would be here at Pelican today if it werent for the efforts of Dave Parker, says Pelican Products CEO, Lyndon Faulkner.
  • In honor of Dave Parker and the great impact he made, we have produced a limited edition first aid kit to commemorate his venerable achievements.

Garmin® quatix® 6X Solar wins at 2020 ICAST Online

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 12:00pm

The quatix 6X Solar is the first marine-centric GPS smartwatch from Garmin to offer solar charging that uses the suns energy to extend battery life on water and land.

Key Points: 
  • The quatix 6X Solar is the first marine-centric GPS smartwatch from Garmin to offer solar charging that uses the suns energy to extend battery life on water and land.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200721005143/en/
    The quatix 6X Solar is the first marine-centric GPS smartwatch from Garmin to offer solar charging, and it earned Best of Category honors at the industrys most prestigious tradeshow, the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST), produced by the American Sportfishing Association (ASA) and held virtually July 13-17, 2020.
  • With the quatix 6X Solar, our customers can do what they love longer through significantly increased battery life and purpose-built marine functionality.
  • The battery performance on the quatix 6X Solar is up to 21 days in smartwatch mode, and up to 24 days with solar charging.2
    Offering comprehensive connectivity, the quatix 6X Solar is compatible with Garmin chartplotters and other marine electronics to provide autopilot control, data streaming, SailAssist, Fusion-Link entertainment control and more.

MarineMax to Webcast Fiscal Third Quarter 2020 Results

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 9:15pm

MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the nation's largest recreational boat and yacht retailer, today announced that the Company will hold a webcast to review its third quarter of fiscal 2020 results on Thursday, July 23, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

Key Points: 
  • MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the nation's largest recreational boat and yacht retailer, today announced that the Company will hold a webcast to review its third quarter of fiscal 2020 results on Thursday, July 23, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • To access the webcast, please visit the investor relations section of the Company's web site: http://www.marinemax.com .
  • The on-line replay will be available for a limited time beginning within one hour of the conclusion of the call.
  • The Company will release its third quarter of fiscal 2020 financial results prior to the market open on Thursday, July 23, 2020.

Insights on the Global Humidity Sensors Market 2020-2024 | COVID-19 Analysis, Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities and Threats | Technavio

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:30am

The global humidity sensors market size is expected to grow by USD 360.87 million during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of 6% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The global humidity sensors market size is expected to grow by USD 360.87 million during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of 6% during the forecast period.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200714005847/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Humidity Sensor Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Government regulations in the automotive segment and the rising demand for contactless humidity sensors are among the major factors propelling market growth.
  • However, factors such as the technical challenges of humidity sensors may hamper the market growth.
  • Governments and regulatory organizations in several countries are implementing safety and emission control standards, which require the installation of sensors such as humidity sensors in cars.

Medallia Sponsors Pip Hare to Compete in the Vendée Globe

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

Medallia, Inc. (NYSE: MDLA), the global leader in experience management, today announced its sponsorship of British professional sailor Pip Hare in her attempt to sail single-handed, non-stop around the world as a competitor in the 2020-2021 Vende Globe .

Key Points: 
  • Medallia, Inc. (NYSE: MDLA), the global leader in experience management, today announced its sponsorship of British professional sailor Pip Hare in her attempt to sail single-handed, non-stop around the world as a competitor in the 2020-2021 Vende Globe .
  • The Vende Globe takes place every four years, with the ninth edition of the race departing on November 8, 2020 from Les Sables dOlonne, France.
  • More men have walked on the moon than women have completed the Vende Globe, which is all the inspiration I need to succeed, said Pip Hare.
  • Medallia, the Medallia logo, and the names and marks associated with Medallias products are trademarks of Medallia.

Carly Hysell of Garmin® recognized as a “Woman Making Waves” in 2020 by Boating Industry Magazine

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), is proud to announce that Carly Hysell, Garmin public and media relations manager, has been selected as one of Boating Industry magazines Women Making Waves for 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), is proud to announce that Carly Hysell, Garmin public and media relations manager, has been selected as one of Boating Industry magazines Women Making Waves for 2020.
  • Speaking on behalf of everyone at Garmin, I would like to congratulate Carly and all of the Women Making Waves in 2020 on this well-deserved achievement.
  • During her tenure at Garmin, Hysell has and continues to lead Garmin in corporate, public and media relations across its five business segments .
  • Her knowledge of the marine industry has helped Garmin launch award-winning products such as Panoptix Livescope and the Force trolling motor.