“While the strategic purpose of the company’s decision to move diesel manufacturing to Junction City years ago was well intended as a means to acquire additional motorhome assembly capacity and tap into an experienced RV workforce in the northwest, we have not achieved our targeted operating efficiency and profitability goals,” said Hazelton.
RV Daily Report today released a video on YouTube of an interview filmed at the 2019 Florida RV Supershow in Tampa with Editor Greg Gerber talking to Winnebago’s Ashis Bhattacharya about three new mobility-equipped motorhomes introduced at the show.
“It was clear from our meetings that we have members of Congress who are willing to support fixing the floorplan tax issue and interested in working with the RV Industry Association and Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) on including a recreation title in any infrastructure package or other appropriate legislation.”
(Dec. 19, 2018) — Winnebago Industries’ common stock will continue to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
(Dec. 11, 2018) — Iowa-born Winnebago, famous for its big, boxy motorhomes, is in the midst of a major makeover designed to appeal to a wider base of buyers.
(Nov. 21, 2018) — NeuroLogica announced today a partnership with Winnebago Industries Inc. to provide access to mobile computed tomography (CT) clinics across America.
(Nov. 8, 2018) — Jamie Sorenson is joined by Ashis Bhattacharya to discuss the history of the specialty vehicles division and how much it has advanced beyond developing RVs for people with mobility challenges. new vehicles fit into the existing Winnebago lineup. They explain how the technology that goes into developing these vehicles will impact the RV industry in the near future and discuss how the new vehicles fit into the existing Winnebago lineup.
They address the market need for these types of specialty vehicles and look at the features of some of the units that have recently been developed.
(Nov. 5, 2018) — RVBusiness recognized the Micro Minnie 5th Wheel as a Top 5 finalist for RV of the Year and a 2019 Top Debut. RV Pro Magazine named the new fifth wheel as a 2019 Best of Show RV.
(Oct. 17, 2018) — “Fiscal 2018 was a tremendous step forward for Winnebago Industries in all aspects – strategically, financially and culturally,” stated President and CEO Michael Happe.
(Oct. 3, 2018) — Winnebago Industries Inc. plans to issue its earnings release for its fourth quarter and Fiscal 2018 before the market opens on October 17, 2018.
(Sept. 25, 2018) — Winnebago Industries has announced the appointment of Maria Blase to its Board of Directors, effective September 24, 2018.
(Sept. 13, 2018) — Winnebago Towables is extending the concept into the fifth wheel market with the introduction of the Micro Minnie fifth wheel.
(Sept. 10, 2018) — Winnebago Industries Inc. has announced the development of the first all-electric Mobile Lung Unit (eMLU).
(Sept. 4, 2018) — Winnebago Industries has announced that the FCA Commercial Vehicle Team has designated Winnebago Motorhomes as a member of the Ram Quality Professional Program.
(June 25, 2018) — Mike Happe, president and CEO of Winnebago Industries, will make an appearance on this week’s episode of RVing in New England.
(July 5,2018) — “While we are still facing headwinds on the startup at our West Coast production facility, and new product startup costs (at Winnebago headquarters), we’ve made steady progress over the last two (fiscal) quarters,” Winnebago Chief Financial Officer Bryan Hughes said.
(June 22, 2018) — Winnebago Industries’ CEO, Michael Happe, said the reason the company acquired Chris-Craft was not only for diversity but to tap burgeoning growth opportunities in the marine segment
(June 20, 2018) — Revenues for the Fiscal 2018 third quarter ended May 26 were $562.3 million, an increase of 18.0% compared to $476.4 million for the Fiscal 2017 period. Gross profit was $85.5 million, an increase of 20.8% compared to $70.8 million for the Fiscal 2017 period.
(June 6, 2018) — Winnebago Industries plans to issue its earnings release for its third quarter of Fiscal 2018 before the market opens on June 20.
(June 4, 2018) — Winnebago Industries has acquired Chris-Craft, an iconic recreational boat builder, from Stellican Ltd., which has owned Chris-Craft since 2001.