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"We understand the demands and needs of the boating industry because we are boaters."

- Matt Bridgewater, President and CEO

The World’s Leading Stainless Steel Marine Hardware Supplier.

Family owned and operated since 1980, GEMLUX has set itself above the rest to exceed requirements for the highest quality and most innovative marine hardware in the world. We exert all efforts to offer products that are easy to install, solve technical difficulties, and deliver on time. GEM prides itself on being a relevant resource that builders can rely upon to create, manufacture, and deliver products that truly make boating better.

 

GEM Products Inc. was founded in 1961 by Carroll Godwin and James Metcalf, two marine industry sales representatives. The “GEM” name was established by inserting an “e” between the initials of their last names. We moved into our new building in 2018, located in Jacksonville, Florida.

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