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  1. Yamaha boat plant completes expansion
  2. Hatteras, Tracker and Pearson all cut jobs
  3. West Marine sales meet expectations
  4. New Jersey trade association offers three scholarships
  5. Suzuki Marine will offer its “Gimme 6!”
  6. Turbulent economy drives more layoffs
  7. Dealer profit hardest hit
  8. MasterCraft initiates more layoffs
  9. Boatswain’s Locker adjusts to downsizing
  10. Yamaha adjusts production schedule
  11. RBFF Web site offering consumers event discounts
  12. Cope & McPhetres shutting its doors
  13. Florida marina owner faces 10 felony charges
  14. Zodiac unveils rebate program
  15. Colligo Marine receives patent on mooring system
  16. Former Lund workers file lawsuit
  17. Boating-related ethanol lawsuit moves forward
  18. GE’s net income falls 46 percent
  19. Tracker transfers aluminum boat production
  20. Defender reports a year of record sales
  21. Twin Disc reports softness in megayacht market
  22. HiTide Manufacturing Group formed through merger
  23. IMBC pre-registration up 10 percent
  24. ZNA forms yacht division
  25. Tigé Boats announcement
  26. MIDC workshop schedule is released
  27. Maine marine careers Web site goes live
  28. Shrink wrap firm adds franchisees
  29. Nautic Global launches boat show promotions
  30. MRAA board approves ACMA resolutions
  31. Seacoast Electronics, Radio Holland merge
  32. Morningstar buys another marina
  33. IMBC celebrates strong opening
  34. Home Port teams with Identity Village
  35. Maryland show works to attract non-boaters
  36. CWR adds FUSION to audio line
  37. Ohio boating icon passes away
  38. Brunswick reports 42-percent drop versus last year
  39. Marine Products Corp. reports first ever operating loss
  40. Trial in lawsuit against Lund, Brunswick begins
  41. Skipper Bud’s buys Wis. dealership
  42. Stimulus plan could aid yacht repair businesses
  43. MarineMax revenue cut in half, loss doubles
  44. Dometic Group creates marine division
  45. Fountain Powerboat impacted by steep market decline
  46. Johnson Outdoors sales down 8.2 percent
  47. GEM Products, Marine Hardware join forces
  48. Charleston Boat Show sees attendance similar to 2008
  49. 2008 powerboat sales drop almost 30 percent
  50. Cruisers Yachts shuts down production
  51. New performance boat builder launched
  52. Spader dealers outperform the market
  53. Industry needs to change perception, says Dammrich
  54. Boat quality improving despite downturn
  55. Problems with DI, EFI engines decline
  56. Everglades Boats reports $3M in early show sales
  57. Ten boat designs to be auctioned
  58. Boater’s World parent files for bankruptcy
  59. Garmin 4Q marine revenue flat
  60. Fish and wildlife projects receive $740 million in funding
  61. Park Service sues Florida boat dealer
  62. Pettit Marine Paint offers rebate program
  63. Powerboat sales continue to decline
  64. MasterCraft cuts 110 workers
  65. Tiara plans temporary layoffs for three-quarters of workforce
  66. NMMA: Tell Congress to support marine floorplan financing
  67. Ritz seeks approval for sale of Boater's World
  68. West Marine reports smaller Q4 loss than last year
  69. Boat builder layoffs drive up Green Bay unemployment rate
  70. Dealers report drop in new boat inventory levels
  71. Yamaha Marine University to offer more online training
  72. Taylor Made to wind down production at Bradenton plant
  73. Sea Ray's Knoxville plant lays off 70 workers
  74. Skipper Bud's to lease former Heckel's property, auction off parts
  75. Goetz Custom Boats emerges from receivership
  76. Hatteras chairman sees industry change ahead
  77. Tracker Marine and Bass Pro Shops to automate marine finance
  78. World Cat parent buying Glacier Bay
  79. Boat ownership alternatives see growth
  80. Boat registrations increase slightly
  81. Everglades delays introduction of 2010 model year
  82. Zodiac’s recreational division to relocate
  83. ValvTect names 2008 Marina of the Year
  84. Analytic Systems moves to larger manufacturing plant
  85. Dealers to soon face Red Flag requirements
  86. Defender hands out profit-sharing bonuses
  87. Marine industry fights increased ethanol in fuel
  88. Chris-Craft blog discusses repositioning
  89. More than half of marine industry unemployed
  90. Georgia marinas report elevated water levels
  91. Hell’s Bay settles splashing lawsuit
  92. Gas prices unlikely to impact boat usage
  93. Sea Ray launches inventory Web site
  94. New Skeeter incentives target BASS Federation Nation
  95. NMMA discontinues three boat shows
  96. Hinckley Yachts to lay off 26
  97. Alaska legislature passes dealer bill
  98. Dip in megayacht market hits Twin Disc
  99. Florida yacht tax exemption moves forward in House
  100. Skipper Bud’s opens marine repo center
  101. Honda Marine extends special repower financing rates
  102. NMBA analysis shows marine market opportunities for lenders
  103. Dealers report new boat sales down by nearly half
  104. Powerboat sales down about 32 percent
  105. Marine Dealer Conference & Expo set for growth in 2009
  106. West Marine reports improved Q1 operating results
  107. Industry awaits decision on floorplan financing proposal
  108. Enforcement of Red Flags Rule delayed once again
  109. Coast Guard seeks safety advisors
  110. Dredging contractors praise stimulus package
  111. Johnson Outdoors reports earnings increase
  112. Boating educational materials offered free to youth programs
  113. Yamaha launches “Invest in the Best” promotion
  114. BoatU.S. projects 3,400 boaters will need help over holiday weekend
  115. Industry questions impact of Genmar bankruptcy
  116. Jacobs: boating market “a perfect tsunami”
  117. Analyst: More bankruptcies to follow
  118. Dealer speaks out in support of Genmar
  119. Nautic Global Group signs letter of intent to buy Crownline
  120. Star brite brings lawsuit against ValvTect
  121. Mexican pirates kill US Citizen
  122. Fire at Wisdom Dock on Dale Hollow destroys six houseboats
  123. People injured, boats destroyed in NC marina fire
  124. a sad and dumb event
  125. Yanmar hits a GRAND SLAM. WOW!!!!