Tag Archives: Manitou Pontoons

Manitou selects Fusion for standard audio equipment for MY 2021

Garmin International, Inc. announced that Manitou Pontoon Boats will install marine audio packages from Fusion Entertainment, a Garmin Brand, as the standard-fit for select model year 2021 pontoon boats. Manitou exclusively offers the GarminECHOMAP UHD 73sv and GPSMAP chartplotters for its entire lineup and will add a range of Fusion Entertainment stereos, speakers and amplifiers for the upcoming boating season. ...

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Manitou introduces 2021 pontoon lineup

BRP announced two new Manitou pontoon boat models for model year 2021. Combining luxury and sports performance, the Manitou LX replaces the Legacy and X-Plode models, to serve boaters in search of both extreme fun and complete relaxation. The Aurora LE, Manitou’s most accessible boat, now offers even more features as standard, and a completely redesigned VP hull to accommodate ...

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Michigan senator visits Manitou facility

Last Monday, Michigan State Senator Tom Barrett (R-MI-24) visited Manitou Pontoon Boats’ facility in Lansing, which employs 180 people and produces more than 2,500 units annually. The tour showcased Manitou’s plant and highlighted the impact recreational boating has in the state of Michigan – a key pillar of NMMA’s expanded advocacy work. During the visit, Senator Barrett met with company’s ...

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BRP to acquire Manitou pontoon manufacturer

BRP announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Triton Industries, Inc., the North American manufacturer of the Manitou pontoon brand. "The announcement of the acquisition of Manitou is the logical next step in the roll-out of our global marine strategy," said José Boisjoli, BRP President and CEO. "We are thrilled to welcome a company with ...

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Steady as she goes

The pontoon boat segment was the first to recover in the wake of the downturn, and it continues to post steady and consistent sales growth year after year. Is this the new normal? “We’re again looking at growth in the high single-digit range.” “We expect growth to continue at the same rate, or even a little better than what we saw last year.” ...

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Bel-Ray becomes official factory fill, recommended lubricants for Manitou

Bel-Ray announced its partnership with Manitou Pontoon Boats. Through the partnership, Bel-Ray Marine products will be the factory fill and recommended lubricant of for all new Manitou pontoon boats. Manitou proudly recommends Bel-Ray Marine lubricants for all current and future Manitou pontoon boat models. “Bel-Ray is proud to be working with the Manitou,” said Bel-Ray Marine General Manager Jim Self. ...

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Full speed ahead

Continued strong sales growth fueled by innovative designs and unmatched versatility suggest a sunny future for the pontoon segment While the recreational boating industry in North America has seen more than its share of highs and lows over the years, one constant has been the continued growth of the pontoon boat category. From humble beginnings where they were derided as ...

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Manitou Pontoon and Apex Marine offer Digital Showroom Manager by Marine Dealer Technologies for dealers

JACKSON, Mich. – Manitou Pontoons (Triton Industries) and Apex Marine, builder of Qwest Pontoons & Gillgetter Pontoons, have both partnered with Marine Dealer Technologies (MDT) to provide their dealer groups with Digital Showroom Manager (DSM). DSM is a web based system that allows dealer to completely control inventory uploaded by the manufacturer, create custom quotes with margin controls, window stickers, ...

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