Sweden

  • Yamaha Marine Store
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    Swedish boat dealership expands

    2019-05-21T07:00:00Z

    Sweden’s Marine Store has expanded with a new 10,000sq m facility located south of Stockholm. The company, which is majority owned by ice hockey legend Peter Forsberg, has been named Yamaha’s Biggest European Dealer-Marine for four years in a row, including two consecutive years as Yamaha Dealer of the Year-Marine ...

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    Balmar appoints Swedish distributor

    2019-05-07T11:17:00Z

    US-based Balmar DC Charging Solutions has appointed Start Generator as its distributor for Sweden.

  • The Ryds brand is still very strong, especially in Sweden
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    Ryds’ new owners in positive mood

    2019-04-18T14:24:00Z

    Sweden´s Ryds Båtar AB is making an offensive under new owners and new management. After several tough years, the new CEO hopes for a strong comeback.

  • The 2019 Stockholm International Boat Show
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    Stockholm show sees fewer visitors, but strong sales of large boats

    2019-03-12T15:16:00Z

    The 2019 Stockholm International Boat Show reported a drop in visitor numbers for the second year in a row. Just over 68,100 people (78,490 in 2018) attended the nine-day show, which closed on Sunday.

  • Dometic logo_2019
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    Dometic Group posts record 2018

    2019-02-12T17:18:00Z

    Dometic Group reported record sales and earnings for its 2018 year-end and fourth quarter results. The marine segment is playing a bigger part in the Swedish equipment company’s success.

  • An Anytec A30 was sold within the first few hours of the Gothenburg show
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    Solid sales at Gothenburg show

    2019-02-12T15:21:00Z

    Exhibitors at the 60th Gothenburg Boat Show, which closed on Sunday after a 10-day run, have reported strong sales. In total, around 56,792 people visited the Swedish show (56,892 in 2018), which is seen as a barometer of the Nordic boat market.

  • The Anytec A30 can reach speeds of up to 60kt
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    Swedish builder teams up with Vripack

    2019-02-05T10:11:00Z

    Swedish boat manufacturer Anytec has launched a new outboard model in collaboration with Dutch design firm Vripack.

  • Wilks' Scott and Chris Berry with Tomas Gustafsson and Rob Tilney from Flexiteek
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    Flexiteek to acquire UK decking and marine fendering supplier

    2019-01-17T10:48:00Z

    Flexiteek International, the Swedish producer of synthetic teak decking and 2G technology, has acquired UK-based Wilks for an undisclosed sum.

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    Zipwake appoints SA dealer

    2019-01-16T08:00:00Z

    Sweden’s Zipwake has teamed up with Seascape Marine Services in South Africa – a leading supplier of marine products and services representing brands such as Yanmar Marine, Hamilton Jet, Kohler Marine, D torque, Eliche Radice and Cox diesel outboards.

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    UK marine firms in recent takeover deals

    2019-01-09T10:15:00Z

    Two specialist UK marine firms – the Martek Group and Marindus Group Ltd (MGL) – have been taken over recently by UK and Swedish companies respectively.