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  1. Winnebago Industries - Short-Term Headwinds, Long-Term AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Winnebago Industries managed to see a modest acceleration in terms of sales growth in the second quarter, although strategic investments and labor tightness continue to hurt earnings. Despite the pressure on the short-term earnings, I remain upbeat given the favorable long-term trends for the business.

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  2. Winnebago Names Dickey NW Service ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | RV Business

    Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries Inc. announced William Dickey has joined the company as service district manager for the northwestern United States and western Canada. According to a press release, Dickey is responsible for assisting dealers in building a strong service and parts operation with an emphasis on efficiency and customer satisfaction, as well as recommending and promoting training for service and parts personnel.

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  3. Airstream's 'Silver Bullets' are Still Flying HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | RV Business

    Kate Pierson of the B-52s fell so hard for her first Airstream that she ended up owning enough of the travel trailers to open an all-Airstream hotel in the desert near Joshua Tree National Park. The Los Angeles Times reported fans of the retro-chic silver bullets spend $200 a night to sleep in vintage trailers.

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  4. New owners running CrossFit; mobile home supplier opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Burlington Times News

    "We offer nine CrossFit classes a day, coached by a certified trainer," Blackwell said. "We also offer personal training hour and half-hour sessions.

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  5. Winnebago buying assembly plant in Waverly, adding 70 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | KIMT

    Motor home manufacturer Winnebago Industries says it plans to buy a building in Waverly to expand production as demand increases. CEO Randy Potts says the company, one of the nation's leading recreational vehicle sellers, is buying a 33,400-square-foot building to move wire assembly work from its main factory in Forest City.

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  6. Fisher Joining Winnebago's Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | RV Business

    Winnebago Industries Inc. announced the appointment of William C. Fisher to an open seat on its board. According to a press release, his term will begin on , and he will be placed on the proxy in October for election by the shareholders in December to serve the remainder of the three-year term.

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  7. Winnebago Industries to expand in WaverlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KCRG

    Company officials said they need to expand subassembly operations to meet upped consumer demand, but the small town of Forest City doesn't have the workforce. The company plans to buy and use an about 33-thousand square foot former call center on Eighth Street SW.

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  8. Winnebago Appoints William Fisher, Retired Polaris VP, to BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Market Wire

    His term will begin on May 1, 2015, and he will be placed on the Proxy in October for election by the shareholders in December to serve the remainder of the three year term. Mr. Fisher was the Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Polaris Industries, Inc. from November 2007 until he retired on December 31, 2014.

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  9. Winnebago to build plant in Waverly, employ 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A recreation vehicle manufacturer announced plans Friday to open a plant in northeast Iowa that will employ 70 people. Winnebago said they would purchase a 33,400-square foot building in Waverly to expand the company's "sub-assembly operations," according to a release Friday from Winnebago spokeswoman Sheila Davis.

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  10. Tom Raper RV Set to Become 'Camping World'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | RV Business

    By next week, an iconic east central Indiana business will carry the name of a national retailer. According to Inside Indiana Business, Camping World Inc. is set to close on its acquisition of Richmond-based Tom Raper RV.

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  11. Skyline Enters a New $10 Million Credit FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | RV Business

    Skyline Corp. announced that the Elkhart, Ind.-based company and certain of its wholly-owned subsidiaries have entered into a Loan and Security Agreement with First Business Capital Corp. providing for a renewable three-year secured revolving credit facility. According to a news release, under the new credit facility, the company may obtain loan advances up to a maximum of $10 million, subject to certain collateral-obligation ratios.

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  12. Winnebago Growing Sub-Assembly OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | RV Business

    Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries Inc. announced a plan to purchase a 33,400-square-foot building in Waverly, Iowa, for expansion of the company's subassembly operations. "Increased consumer demand and elevated retail activity have resulted in the need for us to expand our motorhome manufacturing capacity," said Winnebago Chairman, CEO and President Randy Potts.

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  13. Potts: Supply Woes Hit 2Q; New Plant PlannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | RV Business

    Winnebago Industries Inc. was expected to post higher sales on sharply lower gasoline and diesel fuel prices in its fiscal second quarter, and the company said Thursday that orders grew nearly 60% in the quarter. But, as reported by USA Today , revenue came in at $234.5 million, about 10% below Wall Street estimates.

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  14. Stock Market Today: Stocks Finish With Mild LossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Investor's Business Daily

    The Nasdaq fell 0.3% as chip stocks again weighed on the tech-heavy index, while the Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 each gave up a little more than 0.2%. Volume was mixed, running higher on the NYSE but lower on the Nasdaq in the stock market today , according to preliminary figures.

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  15. Chevron & Exxon Fail to Join Crude's Rally as Stocks Slip for 4th DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | TheStreet.com

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  16. Winnebago Industries' (WGO) CEO Randy Potts Discusses on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seeking Alpha

    Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Winnebago Industries Second Quarter Fiscal 2015 Earnings Results Conference Call. My name is Shelley and I will be your operator for today.

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  17. Marcus Lemonis Invests in The Grille on Laurel, a Long-Standing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Market Wire

    Marcus Lemonis, entrepreneur and host of CNBC's hit reality series, The Profit , has announced today a partnership with The Grille on Laurel in Lake Forest, Illinois, located at 181 East Laurel Avenue. Kathy and Jimmy Govas, owners of The Grille in the popular Chicago suburb, finalized the partnership with Lemonis three weeks ago and immediately began initiating changes to the established restaurant and bar, which aim to bring a fun modern atmosphere to the restaurant along with a revamped menu and expanded bar lounge.

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  18. Winnebago careens off earnings highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | USA Today

    Iowa-based Winnebago reported earnings of $8.1 million, or 30 cents per share, down 15.6% from $9.6 million in the year-ago quarter. CEO Randy Potts blamed higher IT and labor costs.

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  19. Why Shares of Winnebago Industries Inc. Crashed TodayRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Motley Fool

    Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in case they're material to our investing thesis. ) , a leading manufacturer of recreational vehicles, slumped on Thursday after the company reported disappointing earnings.

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  20. Winnebago Breaks Down as Motor Home Sales Growth StallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Motley Fool

    For years, high fuel prices weighed on the ability of those with fixed incomes to handle the costs of large RVs, but many expected the plunge in energy prices would lead to higher sales for Winnebago. Yet in Thursday morning's fiscal-second-quarter financial report, Winnebago gave investors a major disappointment, as sales only inched higher and profits actually fell from year-ago levels.

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