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Thousand Trails Buys Back Some Stock

Membership-based campground owner/operator Thousand Trails Inc. announced it will buy the 1.14 million shares of its own stock that were offered as part of a tender offer. According to the tender offer announced on April 24, Thousand Trails, an American Stock...

Colton RV Emphasizing Service

Many executives in the RV industry talk about the need to provide better service to customers, but brothers Chris and Jim Colton did something about it. The president and vice president, respectively, of Colton RV Inc., North Tonawanda, N.Y., took action by investing...

Meyer's RV Superstores Expanding

Mark Meyer, president of Caledonia, N.Y.-based Meyer’s RV Superstores – formerly Meyer’s Campers – thinks big. Even as Meyer opened a $3 million, 44,000-square-foot dealership on I-690 in suburban Syracuse near the I-90 interchange earlier this year, he already was...

Gulf Stream Sales Strong

Count Gulf Stream Coach Corp. among the RV manufacturers experiencing strong order volume this spring, said Brian Shea, co-CEO of the Nappanee, Ind.-based firm. “We have used two million square feet of laminated materials for motorized and towable product...

New 52-week High for Coast Stock

For the second consecutive day, the stock of Coast Distribution System reached a new 52-week high. Coast, a distributor of aftermarket RV and pleasure boat accessories, saw its stock gain 71 cents, or 28%, today (May 30) to close at $3.23 a share. Earlier in today’s...

Newmar to Clarify Brand Strategy

Newmar Corp. builds several brands that include both fifth-wheel and C Visit this link lass A motorhome models, but that can create confusion in the mind of many consumers, according to Dick Parks, the Nappanee, Ind.-based company’s president since November. So, the...

RV Industry Rallies Behind Alaska Couple

The RV industry is providing support to an Alaska couple who were profiled on the CBS News Early Show a week ago (May 22). Robert and Theodora Tyler of Anchorage were the subject of a feature during the Early Show’s Week of Wishes. Theodora has terminal cancer and has...

RV Industry Rallies Behind Alaska Couple

The RV industry is providing support to an Alaska couple who were profiled on the CBS News Early Show a week ago (May 22). Robert and Theodora Tyler of Anchorage were the subject of a feature during the Early Show’s Week of Wishes. Theodora has terminal cancer and has...