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RV maker Thor buys back 2 million shares
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Thor Industries has repurchased two million shares of its stock from two sources: the estate of its late co-founder Wade Thompson, and Catterton Partners LP. The Jackson Center-based RV manufacturer paid $28.50 per share for the repurchased stock, which represents 3.6 percent of the company's issued outstanding stock. More

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RV Learning Center college scholarship program for RV company employees and dependents
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Getting an education has never been more important — or expensive. The RV Learning Center can help! Scholarship money is available to deserving sophomore, junior, or senior undergraduates majoring in business, finance, economics, accounting or other RV-related subjects. For more information and to download an application, click here. To alert dealership employees to the opportunity, click here for a full-color poster to display at your store.

Another amazing ride for Giants and fans
New York Post    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Greg Scharfstein, 36, and three of his buddies will be heading to Indy. He and his crew, known as the Big Blue BBQ, can be found staked out at parking lot J-19 at MetLife Stadium every Giants game. And they are fully prepared for the Super Bowl. "I'm living the Giants dream," says Scharfstein, who traveled to five Giants road games this season in his RV and would not miss this Super RV journey. "Half the fun is getting there," he says. More

RV dealers, buyers see signs of recovery
The News-Press (Florida)    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The RV industry is on the road to recovery after five rocky years, according to dealers and other merchants at the annual Fort Myers, Fla., RV Show. Now there are signs that pent-up demand for RVs is fueling a modest resurgence in sales, both at shows and dealerships. "It's not just people kicking the tires and taking brochures — it's people who are truly interested in buying," says Chris Morse, sales manager for the Skip Eppers RV dealership. More

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RV having fun yet? Cushy camping with cool equipment
Idaho Statesman    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Picture being at the campsite sitting next to your RV under the shade of the awning and listening to your tunes coming from the outside surround-sound speakers. If you're camping in an R-Pod camp trailer with a hatchback, you could have your TV right there, too, while you're cooking outside. More

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Internet television network for RVers expands its reach
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RVNN.TV, the first Internet television network dedicated to the world of RVs, is expanding its audience with a channel on the Roku streaming video player. The Roku is a box that hooks up to a high-speed Internet connection and displays Internet-delivered television and games to consumers' flat-screen TVs. More

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Happy trails: Winter visitors help build the trails they enjoy
TriValley Central (Casa Grande Valley, AZ)    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
A group of winter visitor volunteers have worked for years to help improve Arizona's Casa Grande Mountain Park, building and maintaining trails and leading groups of hikers on excursions. About 60 percent of the volunteers are winter visitors, many of them from nearby Palm Creek Golf and RV Resort. More

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