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Thor stock continues to climb
Forbes    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
How do we know the economy is improving? RV sales are up. Thor Industries Inc. is expected to grow earnings by the double digits in fiscal 2012. Shares have been on a tear in 2012, but this Zacks #1 Rank still has some value with a price-to-book ratio of just 2.4. More

Go RVing's new 'Away' campaign strikes chord with viewers
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Combine evocative footage of families RVing in stunning locations with narration by TV icon Tom Selleck, and you've got a checkered-flag finish. Go RVing's brand-new spots have begun airing on the SPEED Channel and have already driven 75 percent more visitors to than last year's SPEED launch. More

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RV/MH Hall of Fame and Museum reaches debt-restructuring deal
The Associated Press via WSBT-TV    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The RV/MH Hall of Fame and Museum has reached a debt-restructuring agreement that gives its operators more time to pay off millions of dollars in loans. The plan extends loan due dates and reduces the museum's monthly payments. More

Winnebago stock soars
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Despite reporting a second quarter net loss, Winnebago Industries soared 16.18 percent, meaning it could be time to take a closer look at it along with other RV stocks Skyline Corporation and Thor Industries. More

Conntek Integrated Solutions Inc.

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National Park Week features free admission
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It's time to start planning a getaway during National Park Week, April 21-29. Visit any of America's national parks and enjoy free admission all week long. For information on National Park Week events, visit the National Park Service calendar of events. More

Cummins recognized as one of the world's most ethical companies
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Cummins Inc. was recently named one of the world's most ethical companies. The Republic reported that the list of honorees also included corporate giants Ford, Microsoft and General Electric. The awards were given by Ethisphere Institute, an international think tank dedicated to advancing best practices in business ethics, corporate social responsibility, anti-corruption and sustainability. More

Economic gauge looking up, home and RV vendors say
The Tampa Tribune    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
For those looking to get a handle on consumer confidence, the Florida State Fairgrounds offered an ideal double-header: an enormous RV show side-by-side with a huge home-furnishings show. Exhibitors say their shows can, if not predict the future, at least give an accurate picture of where the local economy is. More

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PAWS Humane Society hits the road in RV to promote pet adoption
Rockford Register Star (Rockford, IL)    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
PAWS Humane Society recently received a $35,000 grant to buy an RV for its mobile adoption unit. The RV, which holds 17 cages, now travels to pet stores, expos and other venues with the aim of finding new owners for pets that have been abandoned or abused or are strays. More

Cloud-Rider Designs Ltd.

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10 tools to help small business owners get free online publicity
The Miami Herald    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Small businesses are always interested in ways to stretch marketing dollars by getting more exposure for less cost. To that end, here's a list of 10 websites small business owners can use to get free publicity online, including, where they can post press releases for free. More

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