Boat market bottoming out

November 18, 2010

Boating Industry, in partnership with RBC Capital Markets, recently completed an extensive survey of 432 U.S. marine dealers in an effort to assess industry conditions coming out of this year’s selling season. The survey included a roughly equal mix of Brunswick (217) and non-Brunswick (215) dealers. Results indicate that the market at retail is bottoming …

IFAI announces 2010 International Achievement Award winners

November 8, 2010

The Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) announced the winners of the 2010 International Achievement Awards (IAA) for design excellence in specialty fabrics applications. The award ceremony took place at IFAI Expo Americas 2010 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., where the annual trade event ran from Oct. 27-29. For more than six …

Iverson’s Design wins IAA Outstanding Achievement Award

November 4, 2010

Iverson’s Design won an Outstanding Achievement Award in the marine sailboats category of the 2010 International Achievement Awards for an offshore traditional design dodger and retractable bimini top. The dodger needed to protect the sailing crew from adverse weather conditions and the bimini helped to protect from both rain and sun, making sailing more enjoyable. …