(Oct. 23, 2013) — Timothy Allgood, an employee for Robert Crist and Company, was driving a forklift and happened to witness the accident. He drove the forklift to the scene and lifted the pickup off of the victim prior to the fire department’s arrival, possibly saving his life, said Mesa Fire Chief Harry Beck.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — “As one of the few exclusive events for Canadians while in Louisville, we intend to offer you a fun-filled evening with light entertainment, ample networking opportunities and short speeches,” said Hamm. The highlight of the event will be the announcement of the 2013 Walter Paseska Canadian RV Dealer of the Year Award.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — “This showroom will have, for display purposes only, a Ghost Super C, a Phantom Class C and a Viper Class B+ to allow customers from the West Coast an opportunity to review, touch and feel our great products without traveling back to Indiana,” stated Middleton.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — “Florida is such an important market for all RV manufacturers and that is certainly the case for Nexus RV,” stated Middleton. “The placement of our company-owned dealership will allow us to better represent our great products to the snowbirds and vibrant Florida marketplace.”
(Oct. 23, 2013) — “We are proud to be regarded so highly in our field. This award reinforces our core company values of hard work, superior quality, excellence in manufacturing and top-notch customer service,” said Dean Rumpel, CEO of Pleasure-Way Industries Ltd.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — In “The Pricing and Profit Playbook, A Practical and Strategic Guide to Generating Superior Profits Based on DuPont’s Success,” Smith shares the keys to how she guided the $30 billion DuPont Company from years of price and margin decline to success across over 50 diverse DuPont businesses.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — Keystone RV Company’s Passport Ultra Lite division announced the appointment of Ryan Shuff as product manager. A 10-year industry veteran, Shuff has served as Passport district sales manager for the past six years.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — A parliamentary inquiry into advertising standards may hold the key to closing a legal loophole that allows obscene Wicked Campers to stay on the road, writes the Bundaberg News Mail.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — Truck manufacturers returned to court Tuesday to argue that the EPA violated its own regulations when it issued engine emissions certificates to Navistar in the first place, reports the Commercial Carrier Journal.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — Ok, it’s probably not a drag down knock out fight, but maybe you hear complaints from service that the salespeople are pushy, disorganized and soooo last-minute about everything. Your sales peeps might grumble that the service folks are inflexible, don’t think outside the box and are worried about every detail. And overall, there may be a LOT of griping.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — “Our top priority at EverGreen is to be the benchmark for quality products and the best dealer support in the industry,” stated Boessler. “As a company, winning this award reinforces our commitment to excellence.”
(Oct. 23, 2013) — “On behalf of the bank’s 10,000 team members, congratulations to the nonprofit organizations named in this year’s Philanthropy Awards,” said Bahnken. “We’re pleased to honor the important contributions they are making to advance the well-being in our communities.”
(Oct. 22, 2013) — The Airxcel RV Group today welcomed Steve Smith, who joined the company as a regional sales manager responsible for representing the full line of Airxcel RV products to RV manufacturer customers in Elkhart.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — The awards were received for the company’s motorhomes, camping trailers, Eagle Premier, Eagle HT, Jay Feather, Jay Flight, Jay Flight Swift, Jay Flight Swift SLX, Jay Flight DST, Jay Flight Bungalow, Pinnacle and White Hawk.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — The increase in September 2013 payroll employment was smaller than expected at 148,000 with forecasters anticipating a 180,000 increase, RBC Economics reported today. Retail sales in Canada rose 0.2 percent in August 2013 following a downwardly revised, 0.5 percent (was 0.6 percent) gain in July and a 0.7 percent (was 0.6 percent) drop in June.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — AmeriGO’s new RV dealership program is being strategically developed to deliver a powerful brand backed by specialized marketing initiatives, advanced proprietary online distribution services, e-commerce opportunities and unparalleled benefits for RVers and AmeriGO’s affiliated RV dealers, said McAdams.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — Drew Industries Incorporated will release its third quarter 2013 financial results before the market opens on Friday, Nov. 1. Drew also will host a conference call on Friday, Nov. 1 at 11 a.m. ET to discuss its results and other business matters.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — Greeneway RV in Wisconsin Rapids celebrated its 50-year milestone in a big way: On Sept. 14, it gave away a 27-foot camper to one lucky winner, reports the Wisconsin Rapids Tribune.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — PeopleNet has announced that it is providing Navistar International Corporation engine diagnostic telematic information as part of an agreement that enables Navistar to create engine health reports for the vehicles it manufactures.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — The fuel system repurposes the space commonly used to stow a vehicle’s spare tire and fits most American-made diesel pickup trucks made after 1999. The tank doubles the fuel capacity of most pickups and, unlike in-bed auxiliary fuel tank solutions, its underbody location means that it has no impact on the truck bed’s storage capacity.