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Husky to highlight new power jacks, hitch in Louisville

Husky to highlight new power jacks, hitch in Louisville (Nov. 25, 2014) -- "Featuring a completely redesigned exterior housing, best-in-class screw jack design, the Super Brute 5000R also offers the convenience of remote control operation," said Holt. "The Center Line TS provides an excellent all-in-one hitch system, providing RV enthusiasts increased confidence and safety due to the integrated weight distribution and sway control." Read More »

Truma to host Christmas party in Louisville

Truma to host Christmas party in Louisville (Nov. 25, 2014) -- Tasty German Lebkuchen (gingerbread) and Glühwein (Christmas wine) will be served to help round out the day on a sweet and relaxing note. The event will celebrate Truma’s first product designed and engineered specifically for the North American RV market. Read More »

RV industry enjoys best October in 38 years

RV industry enjoys best October in 38 years (Nov. 25, 2014) -- Total shipments of all RVs were reported at 32,346 units in October 2014, making it the best October in 38 years, said Baker, adding that the October advance virtually assures a fifth consecutive annual increase in RV shipments since the end of the last recession. Read More »

Championship selling seminar to boost bottom lines

Championship selling seminar to boost bottom lines (Nov. 25, 2014) -- The interactive program will focus on how salespeople can distinguish themselves from the competition; use a powerful system to close sales more quickly and with greater frequency; develop a playbook of prospecting activities; and think like a championship salesperson to optimize success in all aspects of business. Read More »

NERVDA donates $1,000 to RV Learning Center

NERVDA donates $1,000 to RV Learning Center (Nov. 25, 2014) -- “We were so impressed with the quality and variety of presentations at the recently concluded RVDA Convention in Las Vegas, that our board of directors felt an obligation to show our support for RVDA and the education and training they make available to dealers nationwide," said Sullivan. Read More »

Riverside Travel Trailers sold to Chinese group

Riverside Travel Trailers sold to Chinese group (Nov. 25, 2014) -- The Chinese group initially approached a number of towable manufacturers, including Riverside during last year’s Louisville Show to build trailers that were durable enough to be used in extreme environments like the base of Mount Everest in Tibet. After an evaluation period, they decided the Riverside product best suited their needs, said Gerber. Read More »

FMCA announces new mail forwarding partnership

FMCA announces new mail forwarding partnership (Nov. 25, 2014) -- Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA), an international organization for motorhome owners, recently announced that DakotaPost of Sioux Falls, S.D., has been selected as the association’s new mail forwarding partner. Read More »

Jeff Plemmons becomes Alliance Coach general manager

Jeff Plemmons becomes Alliance Coach general manager (Nov. 25, 2014) -- Alliance Coach RV Sales and Service today announced the promotion of Jeff Plemmons to the position of general manager of the Lake Park, Ga., location. Formerly of Bill Plemmons RV World in North Carolina, Jeff Plemmons has more than 25 years of experience in RV retail management. Read More »

Forest River XLR toy hauler to offer Tuson sway control

Forest River XLR toy hauler to offer Tuson sway control (Nov. 25, 2014) -- Tuson RV Brakes today announced that it will be partnering with Forest River’s XLR Toy Hauler Division to offer the Tuson Sway Control (TSC-1000) as an option on the XLR Nitro and XLR Thunderbolt fifth wheel toy haulers and the XLR Hyperlite and XLR Nitro travel trailer toy haulers. Read More »

Lemonis announces Campus Town Turnaround Initiative

(Nov. 25, 2014) -- Marcus Lemonis today announced the launch of The Profit Campus Town Turnaround Initiative, a nationwide outreach program to colleges, universities and trade schools encouraging students to actively pursue and engage with struggling businesses. Read More »

Consumer confidence declines in November

Consumer confidence declines in November (Nov. 25, 2014) -- "Consumers were somewhat less positive about current business conditions and the present state of the job market. Moreover, their optimism in the short-term outlook in both areas has waned," said Franco. Read More »

ASA to debut jControl app for Jensen stereos

ASA to debut jControl app for Jensen stereos (Nov. 25, 2014) -- The new Jensen app, jControl, is a wireless remote control for a Jensen stereo system. By syncing the users’ presets and settings to both the source unit and the app device, consumers are now able to completely control their Jensen stereo system from one convenient, easy-to-use mobile application. Read More »

Josephthal becomes sales manager of Jayco motorhomes

Josephthal becomes sales manager of Jayco motorhomes (Nov. 25, 2014) -- Josephthal has been with Jayco for over eight years, beginning his career as a regional sales manager for the Starcraft division. He will be responsible for the Jayco motorhome sales team as well as managing the relationships and training for the Jayco motorized dealer body. Read More »

American Coach to unveil new motorhome in Louisville

American Coach to unveil new motorhome in Louisville (Nov. 25, 2014) -- American Coach will reveal the next evolution of its brand of luxury class motorhomes at this year’s National RV Trade Show, which takes place Dec. 2 to 4 in Louisville, Ky. Event attendees are invited to a press event at the American Coach display in Booth 1801 at 10 a.m. Dec. 3. Read More »

Boggs to head Venture towables at K-Z

Boggs to head Venture towables at K-Z (Nov. 25, 2014) -- “Dave's level of commitment, creativity and leadership have built a strong foundation for Venture RV. We’re excited for Dave to reach new milestones with SportTrek and Sonic,” said Snyder. Read More »