BDCThe sharpest economic contraction of our lifetimes will be followed by an uneven recovery. For the month of May, BDC has shared their Monthly Economic Letter with important information about what has happened to the Canadian economy in the past 60 days.

CFIBSmall business confidence edged up at the start of April after its historic descent in March, gaining just under 7 index points to 37.7 on the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)’s Business Barometer®.

BIC LogoAlthough the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the entire globe, we care the most about our friends and associates in Canada’s marine industry. It’s always valuable to know what your peers are doing as well.

AMI LogoThe Association of Marina Industries (AMI) 2019 Marina Rates and Infrastructure survey is now available. AMI surveys are made by marina managers for the marina industry to give you the information you need to be successful. 

AMI SurveyNew Year, new survey. This survey builds on AMI's efforts to give you the information you need. The final report, expected to be released in March 2020, will cover the economic outlook of the industry, metrics to understand the health of the industry, and other information to help you run your businesses.

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CLASSIC MAHOGANY MEETS ELECTRIC PROPULSION

 

Classic MahoganyClassic boat restoration expert and wooden boat builder Stan Hunter recently sent us this great story about his new Duke Playmate re-power. Here is what Stan wrote, “It seems that every time there is a pandemic someone has to get creative and reinvent the wheel.

I feel like no exception. More truthfully for the past thirty years that I have been in the boat business, I have been dreaming of ways to change things up in my industry and do things differently. 

 

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YAMAHA INTRODUCES HELM MASTER EX FOR SINGLE ENGINE BOATS

Yamaha Helm Master EXThe new Yamaha Helm Master EX offers greater control and fishability for boats powered by single outboard engines.

Perfect for all types of boats, this new joystick option (the same as used on multi-outboard systems) allows boaters who desire single-outboard power to enjoy the vast majority of the long list of benefits* associated with multi-outboard Helm Master EX applications.

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SHARROW MARINE ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR MASS-PRODUCED, CAST PROPELLER

Sharrow Marine Cast Propeller Mass Market Version Will Make Award-Winning Propeller Accessible to Larger Array of Recreational Boaters.


Sharrow Marine has announced plans to have a mass-produced, cast version of their award-winning propeller in production by the end of this year.

 

 

 

 

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