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  • Bill Fenech Finding Success with Pontoon Startup

    Editor’s Note: The following Q&A with Bill Fenech appears in Saturday’s South Bend Tribune as part of the company’s “Take Five” feature.  To say that Bill Fenech has been successful would be an understatement. The entrepreneur helped build Keystone RV in 1996. He started Grand Design RV in 2012 along with his brother Ron and […]

  • Glampervan’s Promaster MUV Stresses Versatility

    It may be called “Glampervan,” but this San Francisco company doesn’t build the most luxurious camper van out there. As reported by New Atlas, the company’s Promaster MUV (multi-use vehicle) is all about getting the most fun out of both the ride and the destination. And what it lacks in full-blown glamping amenities it makes up […]

  • LCI Industries To Release 1Q Financials on May 4

    LCI Industries will release its first-quarter 2018 financial results before the market opens on May 4. LCI Industries will also host a conference call at 11 a.m. (EDT) to discuss the results and other business matters. Participating in the conference call will be CEO Jason Lippert, President Scott Mereness and  CFO Brian Hall. In February, the company reported […]

  • Camping World Adding Locations in La., Ill., Kan.

    In a move that may signal a new strategic direction for the Chicago-based mega-dealer, Camping World Holdings Inc. has announced plans to expand its national footprint by the first quarter of 2019 with the addition of new supercenters in Lafayette, La., Rockford, Ill., and Wichita, Kan. Camping World’s aggressive growth in the past, industry observers point out, has focused […]

  • LCI to Break Ground on Beam Processing Center

    Lippert Components Inc. (LCI) announced that it will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for its new beam processing center, located on a 10-acre site in the Lippert Components manufacturing complex in Goshen, Ind. The groundbreaking ceremony will take place on Monday (April 23) at 3 p.m. (EDT). According to a press release, the company is investing in a 107,000-square-foot, […]

  • Industrial Finishes Celebrating 60th Anniversary

    Industrial Finishes & Systems Inc., a distributor of recreational vehicle paint, equipment and supplies, will mark its 60th anniversary with a special event today (April 20) at its headquarters in Eugene, Ore. Craig Floyd, general manager of the company’s RV division, said that owner Stuart Barr is hosting employees and key vendors such as BASF and […]

  • Slideshow: Lippert Teams with ‘Habitat’ on Build

    On a bright, clear but chilly Thursday (April 19) morning about 50 Lippert team members gathered at Plant 85 on the southeast side of Goshen, Ind., to help one Bristol family have a place they can call their own. (To view a slideshow scroll to the right side of the home page. Photos by Tyler […]

  • ‘Cruise America’ Expanding Int’l. Depot Network

    Rental firm Cruise America recently added Love Field Auto Inc. in Dallas, Texas, to its list of international depot locations. Already an established rental location, Love Field Auto Inc. will help serve the growing need for rental locations for international travelers coming to the United States. This is Cruise America’s 27th international depot in the […]

  • RVIA Will Host NHTSA Seminar May 1 in Elkhart

    The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) will hold the third annual NHTSA seminar on May 1 in Elkhart, Ind. According to RVIA Today Express, the session will provide an in-depth discussion on how to identify and act on vehicular safety issues in a way that complements NHTSA rules and regulations, including recalls.   The member-only event […]

  • ‘JUCY’ Rentals Opens Branch in Vancouver, B.C.

    JUCY RV Rentals announced the opening of its new area branch in Vancouver, British Columbia.  According to a press release, the new location will expand road trip routes across the West Coast to provide JUCY customers with more options to explore. Founded in New Zealand, the company also has existing locations in Los Angeles, Las […]