Manufacturers

Freedom Boat Club accelerates midwest growth

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Freedom Boat Club, a division of Brunswick Corporation and the world’s largest boat club, announced their continued expansion in the midwest with the establishment of Freedom Boat Club of Greater Milwaukee. This is the company’s first club in the state of Wisconsin, and brings Freedom’s footprint to 32 states across the U.S.  Additionally, as part of the company’s expansion plans ...

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Brunswick recognizes global facilities for safety achievements

Brunswick Fort Wayne

Brunswick Corporation announced the recipients of its 2020 awards for exceptional safety performance in a year in which Brunswick achieved the lowest incident rate in company history.  These honors not only recognize the success of Brunswick’s safety culture and initiatives, but encourage and reward employees and facilities that have achieved outstanding safety and wellness performance through promotion and practice of safety ...

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Limestone to debut new L-200CC at Bay Bridge Boat Show

Limestone L-200 CC

Limestone Boat Company, a 35-year-old brand recently re-launched with new ownership and a revamped model line-up, has announced that the first new model introduction to roll off the production line will debut at the 2021 Bay Bridge Boat Show. The L-200CC center console will be on display at the show which is being held April 15-18, 2021 in Stevensville, MD. ...

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Barletta set to complete expansion

Barletta Pontoon Boats, located in Bristol, Ind. announced that their new, 146,000 sq. ft. facility is set to go online for production by the end of April 2021. The facility, located on the Barletta Pontoon Boats 37-acre campus, includes 19,000 sq. ft. of office space which will be available for occupation starting in May of 2021. Barletta Pontoon Boats broke ...

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Freedom Boat Club announces first U.K. location

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Freedom Boat Club announced the official opening of its first company-owned location in the United Kingdom. The new club is located in Portsmouth, near Port Solent, and is part of the company's strategy for continued expansion in Europe which already includes locations in France. “We believe there is an opportunity to successfully expand Freedom Boat Club across Europe as boating ...

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Anthem Marine works on aquatic hitchhikers solution

Anthem Marine surfable pontoon

Anthem Marine has been working on ballast issues in the process of trying to crack the code on curbing the transport of invasive species by watersports boats. Anthem’s V3 Ballast System features openings on the boat bottom permitting filling and draining in minutes. Without any valves or seals on the boat bottom vents, the ballast system fully drains and promotes ...

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Ingenity Electric names Todd Sims Director of Sales

Infinity sales director

Ingenity Electric, integrator of sustainable, high-power marine propulsion systems, has named Todd Sims Director of Sales for the Americas. Sims has 15 years of experience in the marine industry specializing in electric powered boats. He started his marine electric journey with his own dealership, EPowerMarine, that specialized in selling and servicing electric boats. Sims then went on to serve seven ...

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Brunswick Corporation publishes 2020 Sustainability Report

Brunswick Sustainability Report

Brunswick Corporation today published its 2020 Sustainability Report, Our Stake in Tomorrow’s Tide, highlighting the Company’s progress toward its sustainability goals, including a continued commitment to advance its Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) strategies.  The report also reflects Brunswick’s dedication to sustainable manufacturing and contributing to the communities in which it operates. “Brunswick understands the impact our businesses and products have ...

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BRP to introduce electric models for each product line by 2026

electric PWC

BRP announced its five-year plan where it will offer electric models in each of its product lines by the end of 2026. To achieve this, BRP plans to invest $300M over five years in product development, specialized equipment, infrastructure, production tooling and facilities. “We have always said electrification was not a question of ‘if’ but a question of ‘when’. Today, we’re ...

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Bentley names new Vice President of Sales and Marketing

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Bentley Pontoons announced the hiring of Joe Antonneau to Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Antonneau will report directly to Ryan Marcott who serves as President of Bentley Pontoons. “Since acquiring Bentley in August 2017, we have been assembling a strong management team, focused on offering high quality pontoons at the best value on the water,” Marcott explained. “We’re excited to have Joe join our talented ...

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