(Dec. 2, 2014) — Lippert Components announced that it will showcase several new products and provide comprehensive customer support, including product training classes, at the RVIA National Trade Show in Louisville, Ky., from Dec. 2 to 4.
(Nov. 4, 2014) — Lippert Components lawsuit charges MOR/ryde with infringing on RV trailer patents. The recreation vehicle industry supplier says MOR/Ryde Inc. is violating its patent for parts that smooth out the ride for RV trailers.
(Oct. 23, 2014) — The company plans to retain and grow the IDS operations in Sterling Heights, investing up to $1.7 million and adding 102 new jobs. As a result, the project has been awarded a $200,000 Michigan Business Development Program performance-based grant.
(Oct. 7, 2014) — This week’s podcast starts with an interview with Andy Murray, the vice president of RV sales for Lippert Components. One of the fastest growing companies in the industry, Lippert is often on the buying end of an acquisition. The company builds multiple components for RV manufacturers. Murray describes the how the acquisitions will help grow the company and solidify its position in the RV industry. Next up is RV dealer Fran Roberts, owner of Longview RV in Windsor Locks, Conn. Roberts is a veteran of the RV industry who recently sold his Florida location to Camping World. Roberts describes the changes he has seen in the industry over his career.
(Oct. 7, 2014) — Tire Linc is an electronic system designed specifically for RVs to monitor the air pressure and temperature inside the tires, reporting real-time tire-pressure information to the driver via a gauge. The Tire Linc transmitter warns a driver if pressure or temperature fluctuates rapidly.
(Sept. 17, 2014) — Lippert Components announced today it has purchased intellectual property from Drain Master and will now manufacture and sell the Waste Master All-in-One Sewer Management System.
(Sept. 16, 2014) — Lippert Components announced today the introduction of custom glass printing capabilities, and will debut custom printed glass kitchen backsplashes on the 2015 Jayco Starcraft and Evergreen Lifestyle during the Open House.
(Sept. 3, 2014) — Lippert Components and E&P Hydraulics announced today that E&P will sell and distribute LCI products, including In-Wall Slide-Out systems, windows and electronic control systems, on an exclusive basis to the European caravan and motor home market.
(Sept. 1, 2014) — Lippert Components and E&P Hydraulics announced Friday that E&P will sell and distribute LCI products, including in-wall slideout systems, windows and electronic control systems, on an exclusive basis to the European caravan and motorhome market.
(Aug. 14, 2014) — In September, Lippert Components will be showcasing its RV products and collaborating with vendors at a caravan and motorhome show, the Caravan Salon 2014 show in Dusseldorf, Germany.
(Aug. 4, 2014) — Bunzer told the crowd he has been testing the system for months trying to make the system do what it promises it won’t do — leak. “I’ve been testing this device hard and I cannot get it to leak or break,” he explained. “This will be the last sewer hose you will ever need.”
(July 23, 2014) — “Our success over the last few years has caused us to outgrow our current space,” said Smith told WNDU. “We believe that consolidating our furniture and mattress teams will streamline and further refine our manufacturing process, as well as improve product quality.”
(June 30, 2014) — Lippert Components, Inc. announced today it is initiating an exclusive arrangement with Shanghai Yixin Trading Co. Ltd. for the marketing, sale and distribution of LCI products in the Chinese caravan, motorhome and utility trailer markets.
(June 16, 2014) — For $35.5 million, Lippert Components, Inc., has acquired the RV business of Actuant Corporation, which manufactures leveling systems, slideout mechanisms and steps, primarily for motorhome RVs, under the Power Gear and Kwikee brands.
(June 16, 2014) — Drew Industries announced today that Lippert Components has acquired Actuant Corporation, a manufacturer of leveling systems, slideout mechanisms and steps for motorhomes, under the Power Gear and Kwikee brands.
(June 4, 2014) — Lippert Components, Inc. announced today it has agreed to give Coast to Coast Caravan & Leisure of Auburn, Australia exclusive rights to sell and distribute LCI Schwintek In-Wall Slide-Out systems and other RV products in the Australian and New Zealand caravan markets.
(May 29, 2014) — Lippert Components, Inc. today announced the launch of myLCI, an RV and trailer product information database application for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
(May 20, 2014) — Lippert Components, Inc. announced today its Howe, Ind., plant has custom manufacturing capabilities. LCI’s Howe Plant produces custom steel shipping racks, stationary racks, toter trailers, skid and drag frames, modular carriers and similar products, and is ready to take new orders.
(April 15, 2014) — Chris Godlewski, director of planning for Elkhart County, Ind. told the commissioners Monday that Lippert Components has been responsible for impeding traffic near its Middlebury plant by using the road to stage its trailers
(April 14, 2014) — Drew Industries Inc. announced that its subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc., has entered into a six-year aluminum extrusion supply agreement with Atrium Windows and Doors, Inc., a Dallas, Tex. based aluminum extrusion business.