Ferretti Group & BOOTHUIS Announce Exclusive Dealership Agreement
Italian yacht-building conglomerate Ferretti Group has cemented its European stronghold with the appointment of an exclusive new dealership agreement with BOOTHUIS. The Dutch dealership will be exclusively responsible for the marketing of the Riva, Pershing, Ferretti Yachts and Itama brands in the Benelux countries.
The agreement, which came into force on 1st May this year, is designed to further strengthen Ferretti Group’s assistance network in the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg, providing a 360-degree service to buyers in this critical region from first enquiry through to after-sales.
BOOTHUIS is a collaboration between De Valk Yachtbrokers and Leonardo van den Berg, with offices in one of De Valk’s main sales centres in the Dutch town of Loosdrecht.
“This agreement is another important step in our ambitious programme to strengthen and expand our business,” comments Stefano de Vivo, CCO of Ferretti Group. “By deciding to work with a joint venture of highly experienced yacht brokers able to manage every aspect, thanks to the wide range of services offered, we continue to pursue our development plan and further strengthen our distribution channel, while maintaining the standards of quality and excellence that have always been a distinctive feature of Ferretti Group worldwide.”
Leonardo van de Berg, CEO of BOOTHUIS, added, "For us, the future starts now. The dealership agreement with Ferretti Group means we are ready to enter a new chapter after many years of boat sales. With Ferretti Yachts, Riva, Pershing and Itama, we will be able to offer owners the experience of the true yachting dream.”
"This agreement is another important step in our ambitious programme to strengthen and expand our business."