Yachting

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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

Global Yacht Charter Market Analysis and Outlook 2019-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 9:16am

The "Yacht Charter - Global Market Outlook (2019-2027)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Yacht Charter - Global Market Outlook (2019-2027)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global Yacht Charter market accounted for $15.36 billion in 2019 and is expected to reach $27 billion by 2027 growing at a CAGR of 7.3% during the forecast period.
  • The yacht charter market in Europe has been expanding, owing to the high preference for nautical tourism in the region.
  • Some of the key players profiled in the Yacht Charter Market include Boat International Media Ltd., Boatbound Inc., Burgess, Charter Yachts Australia, CharterWorld LLP, Dream Yacht Charter, Fairline Yacht, Fraser Yacht, Incrediblue Ltd., Inter Yacht Charter, Mertello Yachting and Company, Nicholson Yachts and Northrop & Johnson.

em-trak Online AIS Selector Quiz Makes Choosing the Right AIS Transceiver Simple

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 2:07pm

em-trak Marine Electronics, the worlds leading specialist supplier of high quality AIS transceivers, is pleased to announce that selecting and installing an AIS transceiver has just got easier with the activation of our online AIS Selector Quiz tool which is available now at www.em-trak.com/ais-selector/ .

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  • em-trak Marine Electronics, the worlds leading specialist supplier of high quality AIS transceivers, is pleased to announce that selecting and installing an AIS transceiver has just got easier with the activation of our online AIS Selector Quiz tool which is available now at www.em-trak.com/ais-selector/ .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200729005579/en/
    em-trak AIS transceivers ideal for any leisure or commercial vessel (Photo: Business Wire)
    The em-trak AIS Selector Quiz allows you to instantly benefit from our deep knowledge base built up over many years of experience and tens of thousands of AIS transceiver installations.
  • em-trak offers the widest range of high quality AIS transceivers at the most competitive prices for any commercial or leisure boat.
  • The AIS Selector Quiz is another innovation from em-trak that makes it easier for our customers to buy the right AIS transceiver for their budget and requirements.

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.

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  • 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.

MarineMax Reports Record Third Quarter Results

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 11:45am

MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the nations largest recreational boat and yacht retailer, today announced results for its third quarter ended June 30, 2020.

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  • MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the nations largest recreational boat and yacht retailer, today announced results for its third quarter ended June 30, 2020.
  • Revenue grew approximately 30% to $498.3 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2020, from $383.5 million for the comparable quarter last year.
  • Our team worked hard to overcome unprecedented uncertainty in the quarter, while generating record results, as we accomplished our goal of uniting our customers and their families on the water, safely.
  • I am proud of our ability to be nimble and disciplined, creating exceptional customer experiences while driving record results in our traditionally largest quarter.

Uniesse Marine Group Announces Design Collaboration With Acube Design

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 3:33pm

Uniesse Marine Group , a world leading high-end luxury yacht manufacturer has again appointed Acube Design of Italy as the design firm for the expansion of the companys full line of motoryachts.

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  • Uniesse Marine Group , a world leading high-end luxury yacht manufacturer has again appointed Acube Design of Italy as the design firm for the expansion of the companys full line of motoryachts.
  • Acube Design has been working with Uniesse since 2017 and has been instrumental in the design of our Uniesse line, said Rafael Barca, President.
  • Uniesse represents the upper echelon of luxury yachts, and we are thrilled to continue to be the design studio of choice, said Alessio Benassini, Designer & Founder of Acube.
  • Acube Design is a leading Italian design studio providing each client with all phases of design from concept to development, and through to completion.

Boat And Yacht Transportation Market Analysis Highlights the Impact of COVID-19 (2020-2024) | Rising Demand for Recreational Boating to boost the Market Growth | Technavio

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 8:00pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities.
  • Rising demand for recreational boating has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.
  • Boat and Yacht Transportation Market 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Boat and Yacht Transportation Market is segmented as below:

Cruise.com Launches Private Yacht Charters - Perfect for Families and Small Groups

Monday, July 20, 2020 - 12:11pm

DANIA BEACH, Fla., July 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise.com, a subsidiary of Omega World Travel, Inc. and one of the Internet's Leading cruise sellers, has partnered with The Moorings, a private yacht charter company offering private crewed yacht charters worldwide.

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  • DANIA BEACH, Fla., July 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise.com, a subsidiary of Omega World Travel, Inc. and one of the Internet's Leading cruise sellers, has partnered with The Moorings, a private yacht charter company offering private crewed yacht charters worldwide.
  • This partnership allows Cruise.com to offer all-inclusive yacht vacations for people desiring to take a cruise vacation while still being able to practice social distancing.
  • These luxury yachts offer guests the opportunity to take their families on private vacations at an affordable price.
  • They are the perfect balance of luxury and privacy," said Gloria Bohan, CEO and Owner of Omega World Travel and Cruise.com.