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Yamaha Motor establishes company fund for new business creation


Yamaha Motor Co Ltd has established a new company fund to further strengthen its global corporate venture capital activities. The US-based Yamaha Motor Exploratory Fund LP has a total investment of US$100m and an operation period of 10 years.

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Beneteau utilizes Paris Boat Show to recruit staff


Factory workers teamed up with HR to sell the benefits of working for the French builder

The Zodiac Medline 580 is part of Dream Boat Club's fleet

World's largest charter operator forms boat club partnership with Zodiac


Global manufacturing partnership means Zodiac Nautic becomes the exclusive supplier of semi rigid boats to Dream Boat Club

Princess R35

Princess Motor Yacht Sales names new dealers


Princess Motor Yacht Sales has announced the appointment of two new dealerships for the Princess brand in Switzerland

The Ocean Alexander 90R

Ocean Alexander reports record FLIBS


This year’s Ft Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) was a record success for Ocean Alexander, with seven new boat sale contracts signed on yachts.

Boston Whaler honours outstanding dealers


Boston Whaler has announced its 2018 Dealer Awards, recognizing achievements in both units sold and total sales revenue. The awards were presented at a recent series of regional dealer forums.

Ebbtide Boats to resume production in Tennessee


The State of Tennessee is seeing the return of a second boat company in as many weeks with the announcement that Ebbtide Holdings LLC will resume production of the Boca Bay and Aquasport brands in the former Ebbtide facility in White Bluff. The company is expected to create 100 jobs ...

Sirena Yachts and Spring Brook Marine Inc announce new partnership


Sirena launches next US market penetration phase