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Brunswick schedules Q2 earnings and conference call for July 30

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Brunswick Corporation will release its second quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, July 30, 2015, before the market opens by way of an advisory release, notifying the public that the complete and full-text results will be available on the Company's website at ir.brunswick.com. The results will also be available on the SEC's website with the Form ...

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Z Marine of North America adds new dealer

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. – Z Marine of North America - a subsidiary of Z Marine SAS, the world’s largest manufacturer of RIBs, inflatable boats, life rafts and safety equipment, and the world’s oldest and most recognized manufacturer of inflatable boats – announced that it is expanding its dealer network with the recent addition of Legendary Marine. Legendary, the largest dealer on ...

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J.W. Speaker Corporation celebrates 80th anniversary

GERMANTOWN, Wisc. – J.W. Speaker Corporation, founded in July of 1935 by John W. Speaker, began as a manufacturer of automotive repair parts; including, radiator fronts, car mirrors, repair kits and automotive lighting. In the early 1940’s, J.W. Speaker developed the Heatab® miniature portable stove and the “P38” GI can opener. Both were widely used during World War II and ...

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Captain Jimmie H. Hobaugh Coast Guard Community Center ribbon cutting ceremony planned

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced today the completion of the Captain Jimmie H. Hobaugh Coast Guard Community Center. The Foundation will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening celebration on Monday, July 27 at 1:00 p.m. in Sault Ste. ...

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IMTRA recognized as American Boatbuilders Association Supplier of Choice for lighting

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. – IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality marine products, announced today its selection by the American Boatbuilders Association (ABA) as a Supplier of Choice for lighting products. With a focus on service and product development, IMTRA supports its customers by offering the highest quality marine products. Throughout the last 60 years, IMTRA has become known ...

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SeaDek Named Preferred Supplier to the Independent Boat Builders Incorporated

ROCKLEDGE, Fla. -- SeaDek Marine Products is proud to announce their new relationship as a Preferred Marine Flooring Supplier to the Independent Boat Builders Incorporated (IBBI). As the world's leading manufacturer of EVA nonskid products, SeaDek has revolutionized marine flooring for OEMs and the marine aftermarket. As a supplier to many of the world's most prestigious boat builders, SeaDek's entrance into the IBBI family further ...

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Weekly 5: Boat crashes mar holiday weekend

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. Boat crashes mar holiday weekend Dozens of people were injured or killed in boating accidents over the long holiday weekend this year, with several fatal accidents across the ...

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Sea Tow reports increased boater call volume over July 4th weekend

SOUTHOLD, N.Y. –  Sea Tow Services International, Inc., America’s leading commercial on-water assistance provider, reported a 47-percent increase in the volume of calls for assistance received by its national 24-Hour Dispatch Center over the four-day July 4th weekend, July 2-5, 2015, compared with the same holiday weekend period in 2014. “We attribute this to good weather, lower fuel prices and ...

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Carefree Boat Club member starts new Milwaukee location

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – After two years as members of the Lake Norman Carefree Boat Club, Justin and Oxana Wolff are leaving. They are leaving because they love it so much, so much that they are partnering with Justin’s father, brother and sister to start a new Carefree Boat Club in Milwaukee. Two years ago Justin and Oxana moved to Charlotte ...

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Newest MarineMax to host grand opening event

LAKE CONROE, Texas – MarineMax, the world’s largest and most trusted recreational boat dealership, announced the opening of their newest store, MarineMax Lake Conroe. Located at 17720 Highway 105, in Montgomery, Texas, directly on the lake, MarineMax Lake Conroe will be holding a Grand Opening event on July 25, 2015, from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. “Join us as we ...

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