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  1. New Crumbs Investor Reveals How The Brand Destroyed ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    In less than a decade, Crumbs Bake Shop went from being one of the biggest cupcake companies in the world to shutting down all of its stores . We asked Marcus Lemonis, the CEO of Camping World and Good Sam Enterprises, who made a joint investment with Fischer Enterprises to save Crumbs and start reopening some of its stores.

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  2. Dealers fume over new Edmunds videos that spoof price hagglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Automotive News

    Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify that dealership sales and service representatives, rather than reviewers or shoppers, have an opportunity to win a $100 gift card from Edmunds for great customer service. Kevin Frye, e-commerce director for The Jeff Wyler Automotive Family in Cincinnati, said the four videos perpetuate stereotypes of dealers as bargainers trying to take advantage of shoppers with outrageous markups.

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  3. Watsonville's West Marine reshapes focus while battling flat salesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    WATSONVILLE >> Sales were up slightly in the third quarter for West Marine, the country's largest boating chain, but net income dropped overall, the company reported Thursday. Total revenues were up 1.6 percent in the quarter driven by the company's ongoing merchandise expansion, store optimization strategy and a strong wholesale business, said Matt Hyde, West Marine CEO and president.

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  4. The Healthy Economy Is Making Winnebago Industries A WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    With mortgages paid off and no major expenses, the retired baby boomers are more likely to invest their pension payments on leisure travels and recreational vehicles. Based in Forest City, Iowa in the United States of America, Winnebago Industries, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of recreational vehicles , which are primarily used in leisure travel and outdoor recreation activities.

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  5. Edmunds.com pulls anti-haggling ads after dealer complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Automotive News

    "Our digital videos illustrating the 'Absurdity of Haggling' missed the mark," Edmunds President Seth Berkowitz said in a statement today. "Some of our partners were deeply insulted, expressing that our attempt at humor reinforced outdated stereotypes.

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  6. DA Davidson Downgrades Cabelas to NeutralRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    CAB has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a "neutral" rating on shares of Cabelas in a research note on Monday, September 15th.

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  7. Cabelas Sets New 52-Week Low After Earnings MissRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Cabelas shares reached a new 52-week low during trading on Thursday following a dissappointing earnings announcement, Analyst Ratings Network reports. The stock traded as low as $48.75 and last traded at $48.88, with a volume of 5,191,085 shares.

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  8. Winnebago Enjoys 'Outstanding' Pomona SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RV Business

    Winnebago Industries Inc. announced the company had outstanding results from the recent California RV Show in Pomona, lifted by strong performance from its new Brave and Tribute retro-style Class A motorhomes. "This show was one of the best Pomona Shows we've ever experienced, with excellent traffic and retail sales across our entire product line, but exceptionally great for the new Brave and Tribute retro-styled motorhomes," said Winnebago's Vice President of Sales and Product Management Scott Degnan, noting that Winnebago was represented by Giant RV and Mike Thompson's RV.

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  9. Canadian operations cut into West Marine Q3 profitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chain Store Age

    A tax valuation allowance related to its Canadian operations helped reduce net income at West Marine Inc. to $4.9 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2014, down 24% from $6.5 million in the same period the prior fiscal year. Net revenues were $196.5 million, a 2% jump from $193.4 million, and same-store sales rose 0.6%.

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  10. Cabela'sA Announces Plans for Two New StoresRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    Cabela's Incorporated , the World's Foremost Outfitter A of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, announced today plans to introduce Cabela's unique retail experience and legendary customer service to two new markets: League City, Texas; and Lexington, Kentucky. "Our existing stores in the Lone Star State have a remarkably loyal customer base, and we expect the same for the League City location.

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  11. Motorhome Driving Is Easier With Comfort DriveRead the original story

    Wednesday | Vogel Talks RVing

    Maneuvering in and out of tight spaces can be a chore, while maintaining control at highway speeds-especially in the midst of a crosswind-can be downright difficult. Several years ago, the engineers at Nappanee, Indiana-based Newmar Corp decided to change all of that.

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  12. Winnebago Sees Potential for Continued GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RV Business

    One year ago Randy Potts was done with being cautiously optimistic. The head of Winnebago Industries Inc. said the company would be optimistic about the company's outlook on revenues and profit.

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  13. Keystone RV Offers Tech Training ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RV Business

    Goshen, Ind.-based Keystone RV Co. will again be offering a technician training scholarship program for 2015.

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  14. Sea Ray recognizes dealer accomplishments at annual meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boating Industry

    Sea Ray's dealer network has consistently been the most awarded group of marine retailers in Boating Industry's annual Top 100 Dealer awards. So it was especially notable when Sea Ray recognized some of the top performers from within their celebrated dealer body at the company's annual meeting, held recently in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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  15. SSI: Canadian Motorhome Sales Retreat In Aug.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RV Business

    Editor's Note: The data for August Canadian motorhome sales in the New Brunswick province was incomplete and are not included in totals. To offer a fair comparison the New Brunswick totals for 2013 have also been removed.

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  16. Auto Match Sets Sights on National MarketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RV Business

    Fort Myers, Fla., is a key market for an upstart used car company with designs on becoming a national retailer and redefining the market, according to the entrepreneur and reality television star driving it. The Fort Myers News Press reported that AutoMatch USA opened this past week at 8900 Colonial Center Drive, the third location of a company launched last year by Marcus Lemonis, CEO of Camping World Inc. and star of CNBC's "The Profit."

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  17. SSI: Canadian Towable Sales Drop For Aug., YTDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RV Business

    Editor's Note: The data for Canadian towable sales in August for the New Brunswick province was incomplete. To offer a fair comparison the New Brunswick totals for 2013 have also been removed.

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  18. Forbes Publishes "The Profit" Q&A With LemonisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | RV Business

    New episodes of Marcus Lemonis's show 'The Profit' premiered on Oct. 14. Since 'The Profit' first premiered, Marcus Lemonis, chairman and CEO of Camping World and Good Sam Enterprises, has invested more than $7 million of his own money in the companies featured on the series, according to Forbes magazine.. Lemonis leads close to 6,000 employees in more than 100 cities across the U.S. He started the company after realizing the RV industry had potential for growth and bought more than 100 RV companies from "mom-and-pop" dealerships across the country and turned them into Camping World RV SuperCenters.

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  19. Sea Ray honors Bill McGill with lifetime achievement awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Boating Industry

    MarineMax runs its business with the idea that boating changes people's lives. While the company's goal is to change the lives of MarineMax's customers, this idea is certainly true for the life of its CEO.

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  20. Dealership Heads for Court Again in Lemonis SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | RV Business

    Florida RV dealer Gigi Stetler and her company, RV Sales of Broward, have filed a third amended complaint in their 2010 lawsuit against a major equestrian show, claiming an attempt to put her company out of business in conjunction with Camping World, and also claiming intentional interference with adventitious business relationships, civil theft, conversion, tortious interference and many other claims.

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