How eCommerce Can Expand Your Marina Market

While plenty has been said on this blog about the benefits of a marina-based business management system as well as application programming interfaces, what if your operation isn’t quite there yet? Let’s first establish that you have a sparkling website with all sorts of attractive pictures, background information on the company, and what your business… (more)

Ways To Communicate With Your Customers After Boating Season

Communicating effectively year-round sets operators up for success in peak season It certainly has been a unique year in the boating industry. As industries across the country faced their own challenges, the marine industry dealt with shutdowns, then the surge in demand for boats. The industry also saw encouraging trends play out, such as the… (more)

Prepping Boats and Marinas For Hurricane Season

BoatUS shares guide for boaters and marina operators to prepare As we head towards the end of August, boaters and marina operators across the country now have hurricane season on their minds. With several major hurricanes expected to hit U.S. shores this year, it’s imperative to be well prepared.  Fortunately, BoatUs has shared a detailed… (more)

What Can We Expect From Boating in 2020?

Summer is already well underway, but its faltering start due to the COVID-19 lockdown has left many in the boating industry wondering, “what happens next?”  Arguably, we haven’t been in this position before. But, in a way, that’s actually pretty exciting. We’re literally entering uncharted territory, and in an industry that is more resilient than most, that… (more)

DockMaster Ramps Up Training Classes as Marina Season Hits

As boating season hits full throttle, DockMaster is ready to serve While boating season feels a little different this year, the marine industry is still set for a very exciting season. After all, boating is being deemed being a safer recreational activity in the world of social distancing. Whatever businesses’ needs are, the DockMaster team… (more)