Boat dealer same-store sales were down 7.1 percent in September 2017.
That’s according to the latest report from CDK Global Recreation, which is based on data from users of the company’s Lightspeed software. In August, same-store sales were up 2.5 percent
Two of the three same-store sales categories were down. The biggest drop was in unit sales, which were down 6.7 percent in the rolling 12-month period ending September 2017. Parts were down 2.1 percent.
Service was the only category up in September, up 1.2 percent over the previous year.