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Click to enlarge In 2020, as the world has shut down, many people have rediscovered the benefits of being outdoors. In the United States, outdoor offerings, from camping to road trips, have seen a dramatic increase in interest. During this wave, the sharing economy app GetMyBoat saw a wave of new interest. The app is …

The New England Boat Show returns to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on Wednesday with a new five-day format. Attendees are invited to celebrate the homecoming of this annual boating tradition by seeing and purchasing the most comprehensive selection of boats and equipment in New England, learning new skills and connecting with others. boating …

DULUTH — If you’re going to kick trailer tires and ogle the shiny new boats at the Duluth Sport Show next week, you won’t be alone. And the word is, you better hurry and choose the model you want, otherwise it may not arrive in time for summer fun. Boat sales continue to sizzle in …

DULUTH — If you’re going to kick trailer tires and ogle the shiny new boats at the Duluth Sport Show next week, you won’t be alone. And the word is, you better hurry and choose the model you want, otherwise it may not arrive in time for summer fun. Boat sales continue to sizzle in …

UK/Netherlands: London-based boat charter and yacht charter market, Borrow a boatannounced the acquisition of an Amsterdam-based peer-to-peer service [P2P] boat sharing platform counterpart barco. The acquisition marks the next step in an expansion into European markets for Borrow A Boat, which has already launched in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. It brings …

The New York Boat Show returns to the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Courtesy of New York Boat Show/Mike Sheehan the progressiveNew York Boat Show returns to the Javits Center January 26-30, 2022, welcoming nautical novices, seasoned sailors and water lovers an all-access pass to dive into the nautical lifestyle. With more than 415,000 new …

MINOCQUA – The popular wooden boat show will take place next year at a new location on Lake Minocqua, but not far from where it has entertained visitors for over 30 years. Minocqua City Council on Tuesday approved a request from organizers of the Minocqua Antique & Classic Boat Show (MACBS) to use Torpy Park …

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, that even with travel restrictions and supply chain disruptions still affecting exhibitors, attendance for the 50th anniversary of the show was on the rise. The four-day event, held along the waterfront in downtown Newport, Rhode Island, opened on Thursday, September 16 and continued …

A surge in boat sales due to COVID-19 restrictions on overseas travel has led many brokers in the UK to struggle to find inventory COVID-19 restrictions on overseas travel have led to a marked increase in sales of used and new boats in the UK, with many brokers struggling to find inventory to meet demand. …

Mystic – More than 20 vintage and classic boats floated in the sunshine on Mystic River on Saturday for the annual get-together of antique and classic boats. The event, which usually takes place over an entire weekend each summer, took place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Mystic Seaport Museum, where a …

Jeff Flock of FOX Business chats with Sailtime member John Palmer about the boating boom. More boaters than ever are going to the water this summer, and demand is being driven by new boat owners. Last year, the market for boat and marine product sales jumped to $ 47 billion, up 9% year-on-year, while it …

Experienced in working with major luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy, L’Oréal, Givenchy, Kenzo and more, the organizers of the JAND Events show will build on Phuket’s position as a hub for the navy and the lifestyle in Asia, and will present the best of Phuket to the world. with new exhibitor pavilions …

OSHKOSH — The coronavirus pandemic has many people rethinking summer vacation. Opt for more outdoor activities like boating. Boating in Wisconsin is a $4 billion-a-year industry in Badger State, and some boat owners are seeing huge demand in business, aided by a smartphone app. GetMyBoat.com connects boat owners with renters across the country, including Wisconsin. …

Use and sales of boats have increased during the coronavirus pandemic, resulting in long wait times for new ships and congested waterways that include Portage Lakes in Summit County. Ohio Department of Natural Resources officer Scott Stafford said the increase in aquatic activity, from boating to swimming, was evident in the Portage Lakes. “Last year …

It’s not often that the stars align for people in the boating industry, but Don MacKenzie, president of Boats Inc. in Niantic, says the stars are aligned now. “This industry very rarely benefits from it, but right now we are. We have low interest rates, low fuel prices and a 2.99% sales tax on boats,” …

Plans are underway for Plymouth to host a boat show in the summer of 2021 showcasing the latest eco-friendly technology. Queen Anne’s Battery (QAB) is scheduled to host the Green Tech Boat Show from June 19 to 20, the first of its kind in the UK. The event, designed to showcase green technologies and innovative …

When the coronavirus pandemic hit the United States, the boating industry quickly suffered. The virus struck in the middle of the spring season, a prime time every year when first-time boaters begin to jump into the boating lifestyle, and a time when boat owners pull the trigger. their next purchase. In mid-April, sales plummeted and …

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – If you own a boat – or even a kayak or a jet ski – that just sits on a dock or on a trailer, you may be sitting on some extra income. “Business has been …” Karina Sanchez searches for the right words. “We can’t even believe how great the …

Boatsetter recorded the highest number of bookings for the month of June in the company’s history, with peer-to-peer rentals increasing 74% from the same period last year. The company also reported a 40% increase in listings on its platform, with owners looking for meaningful ways to help offset the overall cost of owning a boat. …

Anyone who lives near the shores of the Chesapeake and its tributaries can’t help but notice it: boating is fun. Mid-bay boaters recently said Bay Bulletin that the local waters have been so busy, it feels like July 4th. With the coronavirus response limiting travel and activity, boat owners who typically don’t go out as …

With double-digit unemployment and shelter-in-place restrictions keeping potential clients at home, Bay Area yacht broker Geli Burgin was certain 2020 would be a bad summer for the boat industry. And it started that way – in March, at the start of the shutdown, the Burgin Boat Dealer Group only had two vessels under contract. “We …

Heading to the Duluth Boat Show next weekend and looking to buy a new boat? You are not alone. The National Marine Manufacturers Association estimates that boat shows in the United States generate about half of all boat sales each year. And those sales are expected to be strong in 2020, up 2% from 2019 …

Mark your calendar for Friday March 20. It’s the first day of spring, and the warm weather means Missouri’s boating season won’t be far away. And that means many Missourians will be looking for a new or used boat to enjoy the state’s many waterways. There are 289,854 registered boats in Missouri, and boating continues …

What is good news for boat builders is also good news for marine trailer builders. the National Association of Boat Manufacturers (NMMA) reports that when finalizing 2019 sales figures, retail sales of new powerboats are expected to remain in 2019 at around 280,000 units, the second highest total since 2007. The show season Busy winter …

CHICAGO–(COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The National Association of Boat Manufacturers (NMMA), representing North American manufacturers of pleasure craft, engines and marine accessories, today announced that when finalizing 2019 sales figures, retail sales of new powerboats Expected to remain in 2019 at around 280,000 units, the second highest total since 2007. The busy winter boat show season kicks off …

MIAMI, August 14, 2019 / PRNewswire / – Leading online boat rental market, Boat fitter, today announced a $ 10 million investment led by WestCap Group and Valor Equity as part of its Series A funding round. The increase further strengthens Boatsetter’s position as a dominant player in the $ 50 billion the peer-to-peer boat …

CHICAGO–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – As the summer boating season kicks off this weekend, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) today announced new data that shows unit sales of new powerboats in the United States have reached 276,000 in 2018, a 4% increase from 2017, the highest levels the U.S. boating industry has seen in 11 years. …

There are many ways to rent a vacation home in our computerized world, from architectural style-conscious rental agencies to family-oriented peer-to-peer platforms. But a unique company takes a new approach and offers overnight rentals on boats. Launched in San Francisco in 2013, GetMyBoat is the world’s largest boat rental and charter market, offering 75,500 rentals …

Early next month will see the annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, one of the largest in the world, an event that eclipses the Super Bowl in terms of economic impact. Efrem “Skip” Zimbalist III, president of Show Management, which produces the show, is expecting another banner year. The show will include more VIP areas, …

GALVESTON, TX (KTRK) – A lot of people love to spend time on the water, but don’t want the expense and upkeep of owning a boat. Now there is an app for it. Get My Boat is a boat sharing service, much like AirBnb or Uber. Users can either post their own boats for hire …

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With the start of a new year, the US boating industry estimates that 2014 will see a 5-7% increase in new motorboat sales with continued growth of another 5% in 2015, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). This is the third straight year of steady growth for the industry coming out of …

In response to declining sales, manufacturers began to place more emphasis on building boats only when dealers ordered them to reduce inventory. “Last year, dealer inventory was quite thin,” said association president Thom Dammrich. He added that they will likely increase inventory after a strong 2011. “This year I think there will probably be more …