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  1. Winnebago Getting Tax Break on Ind. ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | RV Business

    Winnebago Towables, a subsidiary of Iowa-based Winnebago Industries Inc., received a tax abatement from the town of Middlebury, Ind., for a previously announced expansion. . According to a South Bend Tribune report, the company purchased four facilities in Middlebury and plans to invest almost $300,000 in equipment over the next few years.


  2. New Home & RV Warranty Report:Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Warranty Week

    Put a home on wheels and its warranty costs rise. While the warranties on traditional site-built homes typically cost the builder about one percent of selling price, the warranty cost of mobile homes is somewhat higher.


  3. West Marine kicks off the BlueFuture FundRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Boating Industry

    West Marine today announced the launch of the West Marine BlueFuture Fund to benefit youth boating, marine conservation and healthy fish stocks. The intent for the BlueFuture Fund is to provide ongoing support to causes central to West Marine's mission.


  4. Winnebago's New Insurance Offering Provides Seamless Support for the RV LifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    From insurance to roadside assistance to trip planning - all geared around the specific needs of RVers - Winnebago's range of support services make it easy to "go RVing." "Auto insurance usually has limited coverage for personal belongings, but that's exactly what a typical RV is filled with," noted Monica Solberg of Farm and City Insurance Services.


  5. Thor Announces $60M Share Repurchase PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RV Business

    Thor Industries Inc. has entered into a repurchase agreement to regain ownership of more of its common stock, the Elkhart, Ind.-based company announced Tuesday . In a private transaction with The Thompson Family Foundation, Thor purchased 1 million shares of its common stock at $60 per share, according to a news release.


  6. SSI: Canadian Towable Sales Up 7.8% in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | RV Business

    Year-over-year Canadian towable sales grew 7.8% in March and 4.5% for the first quarter, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. . Thor Industries Inc. was the overall Canadian towable sales leader through March with a 38.8% market share, followed by Forest River Inc. and Jayco Inc. .


  7. SSI: C's Boost Canadian Coach Sales for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | RV Business

    Boosted by Class C sales, year-over-year Canadian motorhome registrations soared 36.8% in March and were up 10.1% in the first quarter, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. Forest River Inc. was the Canadian motorhome sales leader year-to-date, capturing a 26.4% market share, ahead of Winnebago Industries Inc. and Thor Industries Inc. . Class A registrations fell 5.3% in March and 11.9% for the three months.


  8. Art Decio to be Featured on WNIT DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | RV Business

    It took several tries before Art Decio agreed to be a part of it, but an upcoming documentary will look at the local business leader's life and philanthropy in Elkhart. The Elkhart Truth reported that WNIT will premiere " Art Decio: A Wonderful Life ," at 8 p.m. on May 25. The program begins with Decio's early years building prefabricated homes with his father in the family's garage to his later years as the founder of Skyline Corp. , a company that assembles manufactured homes and recreational vehicles.


  9. SSI: Class B Sales Up 42% in March; 24.7% YTDRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | RV Business

    Year-over-year Class B motorhome retail registrations soared 41.9% in March and 24.7% for the first quarter, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. . Roadtrek Motorhomes Inc. was the top-selling manufacturer through March with 29.1% of the Class B market, followed by Winnebago Industries Inc. , Thor Industries Inc. and Pleasure-Way Industries Ltd. .


  10. SSI: Motorhome Sales Increase 9.2% for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | RV Business

    March motorhome retail registrations rose 9.2% compared to the same period a year ago while sales for the first quarter were up 10.3%. According to the latest report by Statistical Surveys Inc. , Forest River Inc. was the motorized sales leader through March with a 27.2% market share, ahead of Thor Industries Inc. with a 26.4% share and Winnebago Industries Inc. owning a 17.5% share.


  11. Sky Plc Rating Reiterated by Credit SuisseRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 |

    's stock had its "underperform" rating reiterated by equities researchers at Credit Suisse in a research report issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 630 price target on the stock.


  12. Entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis Partners With SJC Custom Drums Based in Worcester County, MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Market Wire

    Marcus Lemonis, serial entrepreneur and host of CNBC's The Profit, has partnered with SJC Custom Drums, a company founded by Mike and Scott Ciprari that has been producing drum kits for top billboard musical performers, such as Green Day, Lady Gaga and Imagine Dragons, across the country since 2000. SJC Custom Drums is widely recognized among drummers, from novice to professional touring artists, and prides itself on craftsmanship, innovation, customer service and passion for its product.


  13. Casey's Winnebego RVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | CSP

    ANKENY, Iowa -- Casey's General Stores Inc. has partnered with Winnebago Industries Inc., a leading U.S. recreation vehicle manufacturer, for the "No Coast Vacation Road Trip." Customers can enter to win a Winnebago road trip by discovering "No Coast" clues placed at Casey's General Store locations across the Midwest.


  14. Host of CNBC's 'The Profit' On His Passion for Helping Out the Little GuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The New York Observer

    When CNBC decided that they wanted to do a show about the realities of running a small business, they reached out to a man who was already had a passion for helping the little guy. Marcus Lemonis may own a mega-company in his highly successful RV business, Camping World, but his fondness for working with homegrown businesses piqued the interest of those in the television world.


  15. Winnebago to Co-host Vietnam Veterans EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | RV Business

    Winnebago Industries Inc. announced it will co-host Operation LZ, a welcome home event for Vietnam veterans scheduled for Aug. 26-30 in Forest City, Iowa. According to a press release, the Winnebago Rally Grounds will serve as the host location for a traveling Vietnam Wall War Memorial display and other key activities associated with Operation LZ as well as onsite camping accommodations.


  16. Where to Find RV SweepstakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | BellaOnline

    RV travel is an excellent way to explore the country in comfort. If you're lucky, you can find a chance to win some of the newest, top of the line RVs to travel in style.


  17. Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for MarineMaxRead the original story

    Monday May 11 |

    They now have a $27.00 price target on the stock. 5/1/2015 - MarineMax was downgraded by analysts at Zacks from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating.


  18. Marcus Lemonis agrees to buy two Downtown buildings to help ease space crunch for Sweet Pete'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Saturday was a busy day at Sweet Pete's, which hosted 10 children's parties in addition to regular customers. It didn't take long for the owners of Sweet Pete's to know they were in a tight spot, but in a good way.


  19. Giant Flag Marks CW Changes at Tom Raper RVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | RV Business

    Changes are underway as Camping World Inc. transforms the former Tom Raper RVs dealership in Richmond, Ind., into one of its signature superstores. According to a report by the Palladium-Item , one of the biggest changes already has been made, with the addition of a 130-foot flag pole bearing an 40- by 80-foot American flag.


  20. Sky Plc's "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Citigroup Inc.Read the original story

    Sunday May 10 |

    A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on SKY. Analysts at Jefferies Group raised their price target on shares of Sky Plc from GBX 930 to GBX 975 and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday.