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    IBI expands presence in Scandinavia with key appointment


    IBI is expanding its representation in Scandinavia following the appointment of Henrik Salén, who joins as the team sales representative for Sweden and Norway.

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    Lumishore claims first with new Lumi-Link Command Center


    Easy to install central control platform reduces helm clutter and provides complete control of on-board Lumishore LED lighting systems

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    Galeon enters Australian market


    Polish builder to make Australian debut with two models destined for Sanctuary Cove show

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    Phoenix/Xquisite launch new power cat in Miami


    Joint venture partners Phoenix Marine and Xquisite Yachts have launched a new 17m luxury cruising catamaran, the Xquisite 56 Power Cat.

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    Cox Powertrain appoints Florida distributor


    UK-based Cox Powertrain has chosen Ring Power Corp as its exclusive distributor for Florida. The announcement was made at last week’s Miami International Boat Show, where Ring Power teamed with the British engine manufacturer to promote its CXO300 diesel outboard.

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    Miami show underlines Dutch builder's strong growth


    In mid-February, Vanquish Yachts of the Netherlands opened a second US office – in Pompano Beach, Florida – then went to the nearby Miami Yacht Show to flaunt its fast-growing and diversifying portfolio of luxury aluminium motor cruisers and yachts.

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    L&B hires electrical product manager


    New Zealand-based marine distributor Lusty Blundell (L B) has chosen Silke Sigley to lead the company’s fast-growing electrical division in the role of electrical product manager. An experienced project manager, ocean-crossing sailor and America’s Cup sailmaker, Sigley joins the team with immediate effect.

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    International trade continues to cause ‘concern’ in US marine industry


    The state of trade continues to be an “area of concern” for the US marine industry, which one representative says “remains in the crosshairs” of the tariff and trade war, but there are signs of optimism.

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    Bavaria appoints new CEO and makes other key appointments


    Following his three-month tenure as managing director for sales and marketing, Michael Müller is now taking on an additional role: He has been appointed as the new chief executive officer (CEO) and is responsible for the activities of the entire group, including Bavaria Yachtbau GmbH in Germany and Nautitech Catamarans ...

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    Aquatic AV expands Croatian presence


    San Jose, California-based Aquatic AV, manufacturer of specialist waterproof AV equipment, has appointed Oktogon as its exclusive distributor in Croatia.