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Longboat Key Wednesday, Apr. 7, 2010 7 years ago

Business Observer

by: Robin Hartill Managing Editor

+ Knighton Marine named exclusive representative
Sarasota-based Knighton Marine Group has been appointed the exclusive representative for RIBCRAFT, a leading building of professional-grade, rigid, inflatable boats (RIB) for safety professionals, law enforcement, the military and yacht clubs.

“We believe RIBCRAFT provides our clients with the best solutions for demanding marine applications,” said Capt. Jeff Birnbach, managing director of Knighton Marine, in a prepared statement. “Their vessels have a proven reputation with military and law enforcement agencies throughout the United States and abroad. We’re extremely pleased to be working with them.”

+ Binjara Traders owner to add new store
Binjara Traders, which, after a fire in November, moved to 362C John Ringling Blvd., will move back to its former location at 327 John Ringling Blvd. within approximately two weeks. Owner Cleon Dixon will then open a new store, Sahara, at 362C John Ringling Blvd. Sahara will carry much of the same clothing and accessories that the store currently carries, but although Binjara Traders has mostly Asian and Indian apparel, Sahara will have a North African vibe. Call 388-3335.

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