The Westfalia-converted Ford Nugget camper van has gotten a fresh lease on life thanks to the recently updated Transit Custom van that serves as its base. Come spring, the Nugget will be offered directly through Ford dealerships in select European markets.
His eclectic style, passion to build the best and forward-thinking vision, were instrumental in growing the fledgling Country Camper, into Country Coach, one of the top four luxury motor coach manufacturers in the country employing more than 1,500 Lane County residents, his obituary noted.
“We originally wanted to buy one, but after looking at all the other teardrop trailers, we actually decided to designed our own,” said Pillon. “We wanted a trailer we could hang out in. We also wanted to feel like we were outside.
Tom Dewalt describes his new company, Engagenetics, and how the firm helps dealers and independent salespeople strengthen their customer acquisition ability. Dewalt also talks about some tools his company uses help dealers reduce buyer’s remorse and improve service after the sale. He describes automation that is available to keep customers engaged and involved with the company.
(Jan. 24, 2019) — To prepare dealers for new heights in 2019, Statistical Surveys’ Jeff Jones will analyze the state of the trailer industry in 2018 for the first NATDA Dealership Performance Training webinar of the year.
(Jan. 24, 2019) — Lippert Components launched the “Acts of Service” program in 2017 after searching for volunteer activities for their employees. The goal was for employees to reach 100,000 volunteer hours, which they met.
(Jan. 24, 2019) — Lippert Components has filed a lawsuit in Elkhart County against its former President Scott Mereness. The complaint alleges that Mereness used LCI’s confidential information to usurp a corporate opportunity.
“We get about 15,000 downloads a month, which to me seems great,’ said Ken Wiseman, who produces the RV Navigators podcast with his wife, Martha. “Because we have no marketing, no advertising, no promotional stuff at all – just word of mouth from people who listen all the time.”
“This is a showcase of what the industry is destined to become, and the industry’s leaders have some new and exciting ways to display their latest products,” said Crawford.
Optronics’ catalog has been expanded from 308 pages to 388 pages in the new edition, and includes more than 500 new items. The user interface developed for the new website is designed to maximize product search and drilldown capabilities, while minimizing the number of clicks needed.
“Plus, by using flue tube baffles, which is an industry exclusive, we are actually able to transfer more heat to the water in the tank, further enhancing the recovery rate,” said Cornelius.
(Jan. 23, 2019) — The Mike Molino RV Learning Center and strategic partner KPA will host two free webinars on Jan. 30. The first webinar is entitled ‘Using Class Action and Jury Waivers or Arbitration: How to Choose Your Weapon’ and takes place at 1 p.m. EST.
(Jan. 23, 2019) — The 2019 edition of the Official RV & Camping Guide to Missouri is now available free of charge in printed and digital formats, courtesy of the Missouri Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds (MOARC).
Last week, I visited the Florida RV and Dog Supershow in Tampa. It was very well attended ; however, I noticed a dramatic increase in the number of animals coming into the show. In fact, one participant snapped a picture of someone walking through the displays with a pet goat.