Tag Archives: Garmin

Garmin selected as technical supplier of Artemis Racing

Garmin International Inc. announced Thursday that it has been selected as a Technical Supplier of Artemis Racing, one of the six professional sailing teams competing for the coveted 35th America's Cup. Artemis Racing will not only use Garmin marine electronics on its fleet of support boats on the water, but off the water team members will rely on Garmin cycling ...

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Utilizing parts and accessories merchandising to increase sales

There is nothing more impactful than a good first impression. A parts and accessories department’s design has a huge impact on sales – while the exact layout is ultimately dependent on the space available in the store, making it an attractive area will determine its success. “It has everything to do with any store’s ability to sell product,” said Jennifer ...

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Volvo Penta delivers latest Glass Cockpit system

MIAMI – Volvo Penta released the new generation of Glass Cockpit at the Miami Boat Show. The system is the result of Volvo Penta’s collaboration with Garmin for an advanced monitoring and control system. The application was first launched in 2013, and in a continuing collaboration with Garmin, is now available for use with both the 7600 and 8600 series ...

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Pursuit selects Garmin as electronics supplier

Garmin International Inc. announced Wednesday that Pursuit Boats, a division of S2 Yachts Inc., has selected Garmin to be its premier electronics supplier to outfit its line of offshore, center console, sport, and dual console boat configurations ranging from 18-40 feet. “We’re proud to have been selected as the exclusive electronics supplier to Pursuit Boats, a company known for delivering ...

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Navico CEO Leif Ottosson on Garmin ruling

The International Trade Commission recently ruled that Garmin's DownVu products violated Navico patents on its DownScan technology. While Navico is cheering the result, Garmin said it intends to appeal the ruling: “Garmin intentionally designed its products to prevent infringement of Navico’s patents. We disagree with the ITC and plan to appeal the determination,” said Andrew Etkind, Garmin vice president and ...

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Navico: ITC rules that Garmin violated patents

For updates on this story, see our latest coverage. The International Trade Commission (ITC) has ruled that Garmin Ltd. DownVu scanning sonar products violate Navico’s patents for DownScan Imaging technology, Navico said in a statement. (See the ruling here.) According to Navico, the ITC DownVu ruling prohibits Garmin from importing, selling, advertising and aiding or assisting distributors or retailers in ...

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Video: IBEX 2015: The Connected Boat

LOUISVILLE - One of the highlights of this year's IBEX show was The Connected Boat in the Electronics Pavilion. The interactive display features a demonstration of how various systems connect using existing network technologies. It is sponsored by Simrad and built in partnership with Chetco Digital. The display includes technology from a number of other companies including Cummins, Dometic, Faria Beede, ...

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