GARMIN ACQUIRES NAVIONICS
The US-based company Garmin is one of the technology leaders in the marine industry. Their many products include everything from depth sounders to radar systems, chart plotters to cameras. With the acquisition of Navionics, an Italy-based navigational chart supplier and application for boaters, Garmin is looking to increase the coverage and quality of their software maps, by combining their BlueChart® and LakeVü™ content with Navionics 's content. To read the full press release, click here.