Thor is a 'Silver Partner' for RVDA Convention
The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association announce that Thor Industries Inc. is a Silver Partner of the 2014 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo, - 14at Bally's in Las Vegas.
Orthwein to Be Inducted into RV Hall of Fame
Thor Industries Inc. Executive Chairman and co-founder Peter B. Orthwein will be inducted into the RV/MH Hall of Fame at a gala dinner and induction ceremony honoring the Class of 2014 at 7 p.m. on Aug. 4 in Elkhart, Ind.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Keystone's Hideout Division Sees Record Sales
Keystone RV Co.' s Hideout division is experiencing record growth this year. The Goshen, Ind.-based Thor Industries Inc. subsidiary reported in a press release that the division, which includes Hideout travel trailers and fifth-wheels as well as Retreat destination trailers, has increased retail sales by 28% year-to-date through June and shows 52% ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
SSI: Canadian Coach Sales Gain 2.5% in May
Year-over-year Canadian motorhome sales gained 2.5% in May but dipped 1.9% for the first five months, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. Forest River Inc. was the Canadian motorhome sales leader year-to-date, capturing a 34.4% market share, followed by Thor Industries Inc. and Winnebago Industries Inc. .
Sat Jul 19, 2014
SSI: Canadian Towable Sales Fall 26% in May
Year-over-year Canadian towable retail sales declined 25.9% in May and 17.5% for the first five months, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. All categories were down in May, as the sector has registered negative sales totals every month this year compared with 2013.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
'Purdue Alumnus' Profiles Thor's Bob Martin
Editor's Note: The following article appeared in the Purdue University Alumnus July/August issue offering a profile on Bob Martin, spanning his time at Purdue to Martin's ascent in the RV industry from a sales associate at Coachmen Industries Inc. to his current status as President and CEO for Thor Industries Inc. The piece was authored by Tanya G.
6 Leisure And Entertainment Stocks With Encouraging Inventory Trends
Thor Industries has had a pretty good year, returning 6% so far, despite making recreational vehicles, an industry that relies heavily on the summer sales.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Capital Talk: CrossRoads' Cripe on 'New Age'
This week's segment of "RV Capital Talk" features an interview with Andy Cripe, president of CrossRoads RV and Redwood RV, discussing the changes implemented at the Thor Industries Inc. subsidiaries and plans for the future.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
SSI: Motorhome Sales Rise 2.3% During May
Year-over-year motorhome registrations grew 2.3% in May and 13% for the first five months, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Heartland Builds Destination Trailers All Year
Thor Industries Inc. subsidiary Heartland Recreational Vehicles is following through on its commitment to create a dedicated production line and build destination trailers on a year-round basis.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Wilson Jones Appointed to Thor Board Seat
Thor Industries Inc. announced the appointment of specialty vehicle industry veteran Wilson R. Jones to serve on its board as a Class A Director, effective Aug. 1. According to a news release, the addition brings the total size of Thor's board to nine members.