Complete Marine and Boat Dealership Software
Grow your business with a dealer management system made by marine dealers, for marine dealers.
30+ years of industry experience
96% of dealers have never switched from Ideal
Marine and Boat Manufacturer Partnerships:
Automate Your Marine Dealership Operations
Sales & Invoicing
- Get a clear picture of your dealership’s performance by tracking the profitability of every department.
- Post AR, AP and Inventory journal entries to Ideal and sync them automatically with QuickBooks.
Ideal Mobile App
Alice Widtfeldt, Compliance Officer at La Conner Maritime
Everything is tied together – you can create an estimate, you can convert it into a work order, you can schedule the work, and while you’re at it, you can look up customer and part information right from the work order.Read the full story
Marine equipment dealerships are busy places. Ideal helps you control the chaos.
Manage the impact of supply chain disruptions
- Buy parts for less by sourcing them from other dealers in your area
- Find used and hard-to-find parts
- Move aging stock by making it available to other dealers in your area
Meet parts revenue profit margins
- Stay up to date on manufacturer price list updates
- Automate the price list update process
Protect your business against cyberattacks
- Shield your data within a highly secure environment that is maintained by network security experts
- Greatly reduce the time and money it takes to maintain your business software and hardware
Stop phone tag at your dealership once and for all
- Communicate with customers using text messaging
- Send targeted promotions with higher return
- Offer text-to-pay convenience