Bloomfield Hills-based TriMas Corp. announced Thursday it had replaced David Wathen as president and CEO after reporting midyear revenue was off about $43 million from early 2015, Crain’s Detroit Business reports.
Mercedes-Benz Vans broke ground on its $500 million expansion in North Charleston, S.C., this week, where the company plans to manufacture Sprinter vans in an effort to capitalize on growth in van segment in the U.S.
In a move that could bode well for the RV industry into 2017, General Motors will boost production of pickups and SUVs in time for the traditionally brisk fall truck market, according to a report from Automotive News.
The Wildcat division of Elkhart, Ind.-based Forest River is expanding its product offering with the introduction of a wide body series of fifth wheels targeting the mid-priced market segment, the company said in a news release Wednesday (July 27).
Tiffin Motorhomes is the latest U.S. motorhome manufacturer to incorporate Lippert Components’ EuroLoft bed lift system into their floorplan designs, the supplier said in a news release Thursday (July 28).
Since the Forest River/Thor Industries Community Foundation was launched in late 2014, it has aided numerous employees and their families during times of unforeseen financial need by offering grants up to $20,000, the South Bend Tribune reports.
Whether they lease or finance a new vehicle, the deciding factor for the majority of consumers ultimately boils down to the monthly payment, according to Norm Ferenz, president and partner of Norman & Co.