Winnebago reports Q1 2023 results

Winnebago Industries, Inc. recently reported financial results for the Company's Fiscal 2023 first quarter. Revenues for the Fiscal 2023 first quarter ended November 26, 2022, were $952.2 million, a decrease of 17.6% compared to $1.2 billion for the Fiscal 2022 period, driven by unit volume decreases versus record year-ago comparisons, partially offset by Marine segment unit growth and price increases ...

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ePropulsion celebrates 10 years

ePropulsion's new headquarters, opened in 2022.

ePropulsion, a market challenger in marine electric propulsion systems and services, announced it is celebrating 10 years of innovation and growth in the field of electric propulsion. This milestone is marked with the announcement of the expansion of its sales team, new facilities and headquarters, and a reflection on a decade of award-winning product development. “When we launched ePropulsion we ...

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Nikki Storey named 2022 Darlene Briggs Marine Woman of the Year

Nikki Storey, President of the Great Lakes Boat Building School has been named the 2022 Darlene Briggs Marine Woman of the Year, announced the MRAA Educational Foundation. The Award was presented to Storey, the thirty-sixth recipient, as part of the Dealer Week Award’s Luncheon on Wednesday December 7th in Austin, Texas.   As the president of the Great Lakes Boat ...

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Johnson Outdoor releases fourth quarter results

Johnson Outdoors logo

Johnson Outdoors Inc. (Nasdaq:JOUT) has announced slightly lower sales and decreased earnings for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2022.   Fiscal 2022 sales fell 1 percent compared to the previous record-high fiscal year, while operating profit decreased 40% and net income fell 47% over the prior fiscal year. “While fiscal 2022 sales remained relatively flat compared to fiscal 2021, which was ...

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Trade registration open for 2023 boat shows

Trade registration for NMMA’s 2023 Discover Boating boat shows is now available to industry representatives and stakeholders. The digital NMMA Marine Trade Credential will provide access to all NMMA consumer events, excluding the Discover Boating Miami International Boat Show, which should be handled through Informa Markets. NMMA show trade registration is complimentary to NMMA members and open to non-members for ...

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MRAA awards 2022 scholarships


Five scholarships were awarded by the MRAA Educational Foundation at the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas Award’s Luncheon at Dealer Week on Dec. 7, in Austin, TX. The Kevin Lodder Scholarship, The Duane Spader Leadership Scholarship and three MTA Technical Scholarships were awarded by the organization.   Kevin Lodder Scholarship   Kirsty Stevens, Owner and Office Manager of Grand ...

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Entries for Miami Innovation Awards open

Discover Boating has opened entries for the Miami Innovation Awards presented at the Miami International Boat Show. The deadline for entry is January 10, 2023. Complete details, including requirements and regulations, can be reviewed on the program webpage. Innovation Award winners will be announced during the boat show’s Industry Breakfast on Thursday, February 16, 2023. The Innovation Awards’ program is managed ...

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Winnebago Industries releases Responsibility Report

 Winnebago Industries, Inc. has published its 2022 Corporate Responsibility Report. The report details continued progress across environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) priorities, including third-party data validation to support the Company’s commitment to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 and further advancement of the Company’s approach to inclusion, diversity, equity and action, “All In, Outdoors.” On December 7, Winnebago Industries was ...

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Sea-Fire adds distributor in Slovenia

Sea-Fire Europe has signed Slovenian STAL MAR d.o.o. as its newest distributor. Ernie Ellis, Sea-Fire Europe Ltd managing director, made the announcement. "We wanted to upgrade our brand portfolio with a high-tech fire suppression system," said Robert Kajin, STAL MAR product manager. "Sea-Fire is a quality product and came highly recommended." Founded in 1991, Ljubljana, Slovenia-based STAL MAR currently offers ...

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