Tag Archives: Alumacraft

Alumacraft refreshes Pro Series bass boats for 2022

Since BRP acquired Alumacraft in 2018, the team has been focused on technical expertise, design prowess, and ingenuity. According to a company press release, that commitment stands strong with the new 2022 Alumacraft Pro Series bass boats. The refreshed Pro Series features enhanced ergonomic seating for added comfort, increased number and size of storage compartments, and expanded color options for ...

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Alumacraft earns third consecutive NMMA CSI Award

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BRP announced that Alumacraft is a recipient of a Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Award from the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) for exceptional customer service. The 2020 Marine Industry CSI Award in the Aluminum Outboard Boats category marks the third consecutive CSI awarded to Alumacraft.  The Marine Industry CSI Awards honor boat and engine manufacturers who actively measure customer satisfaction ...

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Alumacraft celebrates 75 years in business

Alumacraft celebrates 75 years in business

Alumacraft has been building boats and making history for the past 75 years. To mark their success, the company recently produced a number of short videos that tell the stories of some of the amazing individuals that are part of that history – from the brand’s humble beginnings, well into the future. Joe Amundson - Fishing - It's in My Blood, Teaser , Full ...

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Alumacraft launches new Competitor models for 2021

BRP announced the launch of an extension of the Competitor model with the new Alumacraft Competitor FSX 175/185 (Fish/Ski Crossover) boats, providing maximum flexibility for families who love the feeling of being out on the water. Built for all levels of multi-species anglers, Alumacraft Competitor series boats include a variety of amenities, like multiple livewells, a built-in cooler and lockable ...

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Boating Industry announces 2019 Top 100 Leadership Alliance

For 15 years, the Boating Industry Top 100 has recognized the best boat dealers in North America for their business acumen, industry advocacy, customer service and overall success. Boating Industry is proud to announce the 2019 Top 100 Leadership Alliance – those companies whose support of the program makes the Top 100 possible. This year’s Leadership Alliance includes: Dealer Profit ...

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Congressman Jim Hagedorn visits Alumacraft Boats

U.S. Representative Jim Hagedorn (R-MN-01) visited Alumacraft Boats’ facility in Saint Peter, Minnesota, where he toured the plant and met with employees to discuss the company’s operations and issues facing the recreational boating industry. Plant visits with elected officials are important opportunities to highlight the industry and NMMA encourages all members to work with them to schedule a visit. James ...

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Mercury, Evinrude confirm Alumacraft supply agreement termination

Corporate officials at Mercury Marine and Evinrude Marine Group have confirmed the end of an engine supply agreement involving boat manufacturer Alumacraft, which was acquired in late June. “We communicated our decision to end the supply agreement a week after the news came out earlier this summer.  Our main focus has been to work with our dealers through the transition ...

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Yamaha ends supply agreement with Alumacraft

Yamaha Marine Group announced today the end of its supply arrangement with Alumacraft, after attempts to continue the relationship were unsuccessful. On June 28, 2018, BRP U.S.A., Inc. (BRP), maker of Evinrude outboards, announced it had purchased Alumacraft and will make it part of a BRP entity. “To effectively support our valued dealers who may have existing orders for Yamaha-powered ...

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BRP acquires Alumacraft, creates new BRP Marine Group

Evinrude announced today that it is now a part of the newly established BRP Marine Group. Tracy Crocker, Senior Vice-President and General Manager of Evinrude since 2017, has been appointed President of the Group, effective immediately. Crocker will be responsible for the strategic direction and operations of the BRP Marine Group while maintaining his active role at Evinrude. Evinrude, an ...

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Alumacraft adds SkipperBud’s to dealer network

SkipperBud’s announced that it has been added to Alumacraft’s dealer network. “We are so pleased to be able to sign SkipperBud’s and welcome them to our dealer family,” says Bruce Baron, Alumacraft vice president of sales and marketing. “Their multiple locations throughout the Midwest will bring us a strong presence on the Great Lakes, filling a market that will be ...

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