New Jersey Senate votes to approve Governor Christie’s call to reduce boat sales tax

TRENTON, N.J. – The Democratic-controlled state Senate in New Jersey voted 33-1 to approve a bill that would reduce the sales tax on all boats bought in the state by 50 percent, according to NJ.com. Governor Christie conditionally vetoed the bill originally, saying the first proposal would have provided relief only for those who buy […]
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Brunswick schedules Q2 earnings and conference call for July 30

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Brunswick Corporation will release its second quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, July 30, 2015, before the market opens by way of an advisory release, notifying the public that the complete and full-text results will be available on the Company’s website at ir.brunswick.com. The results will also be available on the […]
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Sea Tow reports increased boater call volume over July 4th weekend

SOUTHOLD, N.Y. –  Sea Tow Services International, Inc., America’s leading commercial on-water assistance provider, reported a 47-percent increase in the volume of calls for assistance received by its national 24-Hour Dispatch Center over the four-day July 4th weekend, July 2-5, 2015, compared with the same holiday weekend period in 2014. “We attribute this to good […]
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BoatUS releases call to action to stop boaters fee proposed by NC legislators

ALEXANDRIA, Va. ­– As part of the current North Carolina budget debate, the state General Assembly is currently considering legislation that would impose a significant new user fee on all recreational boats 24 feet and longer that are used in coastal waters. The costs proposed for the new North Carolina “Coastal Waterways User Identification Fee” […]
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West Marine announces webcast and conference call regarding Q1 results

WATSONVILLE, Calif. – West Marine, Inc. (Nasdaq:WMAR) will report its first quarter 2015 financial results before market open on Thursday, April 30, 2015, and will host a conference call later that same day at 1 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. The conference call will be simultaneously webcast live over the Internet at www.westmarine.com on the “Investor Relations” page. […]
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Brunswick schedules first quarter earnings and conference call April 30

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) will release its first quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, April 30, 2015, before the market opens by way of an advisory release, notifying the public that the complete and full-text results will be available on the company’s website at http://www.brunswick.com/investors/. The results will also be available on the […]
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Malibu Boats announces Q1 2015 earnings release date and conference call

LOUDON, Tenn. – Malibu Boats, Inc. (Nasdaq:MBUU) announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter fiscal 2015 on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 after the markets close. Following the release, the company’s management will host a conference call to discuss the results at 4:45 p.m. Eastern Time on the same day. Investors […]
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