Horizon Outdoor Hospitality Group alliance with RVRentall.com

Horizon Outdoor Hospitality Group is very proud to announce our strategic alliance with RVRentall.com, powered by Motorhome Republic, one of the world’s largest resources for renting RVs, motorhomes, campervans and travel trailers in the USA, and Internationally. Because we shop several different companies to find the best deal, renting an RV is easy and affordable. … Continued

Skyline Reports 4Q Sales Gains; Net Loss Pared

According to a company release, in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2015, Elkhart, Ind.-based Skyline Corp., a manufacturer of modular housing and park model RVs, reported: Net sales from continuing operations of $49.6 million, an increase of 8% over net sales of $46 million in the year ago quarter. Net loss from continuing operations of $149,000 which included … Continued

Cequent Upgrading Online ‘Gooseneck Selector’

Cequent Performance Products (CPP), a leading manufacturer of towing products and accessories, has introduced a new edition of the company’s gooseneck selector. According to a press release, the online system guides users through a step-by-step process of selecting the correct gooseneck hitch for their specific vehicle make and model. The tool is similar to that of Cequent’s … Continued

Dennis Dillon RV Names Scott Thorpe as VP, GM

Boise, Idaho-based Dennis Dillon RV and Marine announced that Scott Thorpe has been named vice president and general manager for the Dennis Dillon RV Group. Thorpe is also vice president of sales and marketing for startup Omega RV, a towable builder operating in the former KIT production plant in Caldwell, Idaho. “Scott will continue to be responsible … Continued

ARG Announces 2 Promotions in Sales Divisions

Allied Recreation Group (ARG), a leading manufacturer of Fleetwood RV, American Coach, Holiday Rambler and Monaco motorhomes, today announced two promotions in its American Coach and Fleetwood Sales divisions. Lenny Razo, a longtime member of the Fleetwood and American Coach sales division, has recently been promoted to the position of vice president of sales for both … Continued

Roberts to Direct EverGreen RV Parts & Warranty

The EverGreen family of companies has appointed Sherry Roberts as director of parts, warranty and service. According to a press release, Roberts will effectively develop and manage all service operations in a manner that promotes customer satisfaction, expedites service response time and enhances quality control. Her goal is to develop her team in a way … Continued

Grasshaven Outdoor Debuting New POS Displays

Grasshaven Outdoor is launching new point-of-sale merchandising displays to bring broader dealership access to Grasshaven’s RV lifestyle housewares line.  According to a press release, the new point-of-sale displays will feature scalable stand alone displays, wall mount displays and end-cap displays to complement Grasshaven’s signature kiosks already in dealerships nationwide.  These displays will feature a sampling … Continued

Forest River ‘West Coast Open House’ a Success

Editor’s Note: To view a slideshow of the Forest River West Coast Open House scroll to the right side of the RVBUSINESS.com home page. Forest River Inc. officials reported that about 150 dealer personnel attended the 4th Annual West Coast Open House, held Aug. 18-20 at the company’s manufacturing plant in Harrisburg, Ore. About 100 … Continued

Record Crowd Expected for Caravan Salon Show

Billed as the world’s largest RV show and coming off record crowds last year, Caravan Salon Düsseldorf kicks off a nine-day run for the general public Saturday (Aug. 29) at the Dusseldorf (Germany) Fairgrounds (Messe Düsseldorf). Nearly 600 exhibitors will display some 130 brands of motorized and towable RVs throughout 2 million square feet of … Continued

Report: GDP Revision Shows Stronger Economy

The U.S. economy looks much more vigorous in the second quarter than previously thought, as a report released today (Aug. 27) showed businesses got off the sidelines and spent some money. The acceleration in business investment, if it’s sustained, could add to the economy’s momentum in the months ahead. The data show why the Federal Reserve … Continued