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Lund launches new 2017 LX pontoon series

For 2017, Lund Boats is introducing its new LX Series pontoon boats, a complete family of watercraft with floor plans, standard features and configurations designed for recreational use, fishing and multi-use enjoyment. The LX Series will be offered in a choice of three lengths at 20, 22 and 24 feet, with five distinct floor plans available at each length. "Lund's ...

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U.S. Coast Guard honors Brunswick’s David Marlow for contributions advancing safe boating

Citing his "outstanding contributions to recreational boating safety," the U.S. Coast Guard recently honored Brunswick Corporation's (NYSE: BC) David Marlow with its Meritorious Public Service Award. Marlow, Brunswick's director – product integrity/government affairs, was cited for his contributions and leadership as a member of the National Boating Safety Advisory Council. The council works with the U.S. Coast Guard's Boating Safety ...

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Mercury Marine expands joystick technology to tow sports boats

Mercury Marine officially announced the launch of joystick piloting for inboards on single-engine tow sport boats. The joystick technology allows the engine to work with bow and stern thrusters to provide vessel control and a superior driving experience for the boater. The system is designed to work with the tow sports variants of Mercury’s new range of purpose-built marine inboard ...

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Heyday Wake Boats signs as Pro Watercross Tour title sponsor

Heyday has signed a category-exclusive agreement with The Pro Watercross Tour to sponsor its series of events as Title Sponsor in 2017. The Pro Watercross Tour, a personal watercraft racing series in the U.S., has recently expanded its spectrum to include Fly Board and Hydro Drag competitions, with tentative plans to include wake sports competitions as well. “This tour sponsorship ...

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Brunswick schedules fourth quarter earnings and conference call January 26

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) will release its fourth quarter and full-year 2016 financial results on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, 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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Mercury Marine announces exclusive distribution agreement with Supratechnic

Mercury Marine announced today that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Supratechnic Pte Ltd, a marine distributor in Asia, based out of Singapore. This strategic partnership will allow Mercury to expand and build a regional distribution channel in Southeast Asia that will include all of Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei. "This new relationship will allow Mercury to ...

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Sea Ray introduces wakesurfing boat SLX-W 230

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Sea Ray introduces the new SLX-W 230, a luxury wake sports boat powered by a Mercury Marine V-Drive propulsion system. The new SLX-W was designed to combine wake-shaping capabilities with amenities for all-day coving and comfortable cruising. “This is the ideal boat for active families seeking to maximize their time on the water,” said Brad Anderson, Sea Ray president of ...

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Judge upholds $25 million settlement in Brunswick Corp. case

A Cook County circuit judge on Tuesday upheld a $25 million settlement in a personal injury lawsuit against Brunswick Corp., the Chicago Tribune reported. The original case dates back to 2009, when Scot Vandenberg suffered a fall on a boat that left him a quadriplegic and sued Brunswick, Brunswick Boat Group and RQM, a yacht company. Brunswick and the plaintiffs ...

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Brunswick acquires Paynes Marine

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced Friday it has acquired the assets of Paynes Marine Group of Victoria, British Columbia, a wholesale distributor of marine parts and accessories (P&A) in Canada. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Paynes had sales of approximately $17 million in 2015. Paynes marine distribution business will become part of Brunswick's global P&A distribution business, which ...

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Brunswick names Danielle Brown vice president, chief information officer

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced Monday it has named Danielle Brown, 46, as vice president - chief information officer, effective Nov. 14. Brown succeeds Michael Schulz, who is retiring from Brunswick.  She will report to Mark D. Schwabero, chairman and chief executive officer. Brown joins Brunswick from DuPont, where she most recently led global IT transformation in preparation for the ...

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