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Keystone, Flipping Nomad Create ‘Ultimate Montana’

Keystone, Flipping Nomad Create ‘Ultimate Montana’

After nine months of dreaming, planning, and countless hours of labor, the time has finally arrived to take the wraps off what Keystone RV Co. calls the “Ultimate Montana.” The over-the-top fifth-wheel concept will debut in a private unveiling at 5 p.m. today (Dec. 5)...
New Book Captures THOR’s Heritage in RV Industry

New Book Captures THOR’s Heritage in RV Industry

In his new book “King of the Road: The History of THOR Industries,” Jeffrey L. Rodengen lays out in a highly readable style the origins, growth, failures, and success of what has become the world’s largest RV manufacturer. If you think business books — and business...
General RV Center Relocates Supercenter in Virginia

General RV Center Relocates Supercenter in Virginia

Michigan-based General RV Center, announce the opening of its newest supercenter in Ashland, Va. With the new store, the company now operates 13 locations nationwide. According to a press release, the facility features 500 RVs for sale, 40 service bays, and a large...
Curtin: RV Shipments Expected to Top 400k in 2019

Curtin: RV Shipments Expected to Top 400k in 2019

RV wholesale shipments are expected to surpass 400,000 units by the end of 2019 and then see a minimal drop in 2020, according to the latest issue of RV RoadSigns, the quarterly forecast commissioned by the RV Industry Association (RVIA) and authored by independent RV...
RVIA: Wholesale Shipments Decline During October

RVIA: Wholesale Shipments Decline During October

The RV Industry Association’s (RVIA) October survey of manufacturers found that total RV shipments ended the month with 38,972 wholesale shipments, a decrease of 10.5% from the 43,568 units shipped last October. Towable RVs, led by conventional travel trailers,...
Lippert Buying CURT, Doubling Aftermarket Business

Lippert Buying CURT, Doubling Aftermarket Business

In what company spokesmen are describing as a “powerhouse” transaction “primed to gain share,” LCI Industries sent some shock waves through the North American RV industry today (Nov. 22) by announcing that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lippert Components Inc. (LCI),...
Cummins Inc. Targeting Net-Zero Carbon Emissions

Cummins Inc. Targeting Net-Zero Carbon Emissions

Cummins Inc. announced its next environmental sustainability strategy, which includes science-based goals that meet or exceed the goals in the United Nations Paris agreement on climate change. By 2050, Cummins is targeting net-zero carbon emissions. “Our communities...
RVIA Re-Elects Enyart Chairman at Vegas Meeting

RVIA Re-Elects Enyart Chairman at Vegas Meeting

The RV Industry Association (RVIA) board of directors re-elected Garry Enyart, director mobile generator business, Cummins Power Systems, as chairman of the board for the year 2020 during the group’s meeting on Nov. 12 in Las Vegas. According to a press release,...
Patrick Names Nemeth to Succeed Cleveland as CEO

Patrick Names Nemeth to Succeed Cleveland as CEO

Patrick Industries Inc. announced today (Nov. 19) that President Andy Nemeth will succeed Todd M. Cleveland as CEO, effective Jan. 1, in accordance with the company’s executive succession plan. According to a press release, Nemeth will continue in his role as...