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Freshwater focuses on consumer-driven innovation

Freshwater fishing remains a critical market segment within the boating industry. Recent data from Statistical Surveys confirms that the market continues to exhibit solid growth in the single digit range.  According to SSI, sales of new retail registered outboard-powered aluminum fishing boats in the U.S. increased from 61,000 in 2016 to 62,000 in 2017.  Total freshwater fishing, which includes aluminum ...

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Johnson Outdoors reports all-time highs for fiscal 2017

Johnson Outdoors Inc. announced all-time high revenue and earnings for fiscal 2017.  Strong on-going marketplace momentum of new products in the company's core fishing, diving and camp cook brands drove a 13 percent increase in sales, as operating profit grew 99 percent and net income rose 160 percent year-over-year. Significantly higher sales in fishing and profitable growth in diving led ...

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Johnson Outdoors acquires assets of Northport Systems

Johnson Outdoors Inc. (NASDAQ:JOUT) announced Tuesday the acquisition of the key assets of Northport Systems, Inc., specialists in the development and application of unique digital cartography technologies and solutions. Northport Toronto-based operations will be integrated into the company’s fishing business which manufactures and markets the industry powerhouse Minn Kota and Humminbird brands.  The parties have agreed that financial terms of the transaction will ...

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