WiFiRanger Debuting ‘Hey Ranger’ AI Assistant

Meridian, Idaho-based WiFiRanger has launched the next generation device for RV systems control and monitoring. According to a press release, the “Hey Ranger” AI Universal Assistant is an offline, artificial intelligence assistant with a custom vocabulary and skillset that allows voice control of nearly any kind of RV component or system. Systems manufacturers can also […]

‘Airstream’ Achieves Another Record Sales Year

Airstream Inc., a subsidiary of Thor Industries, today announced that the brand closed out its fiscal year, ended July 31, with record-setting sales that increased 24% year-over-year. Over the last five years, Airstream sales are up 218%. According to a press release, Airstream’s success is closely tied to the brand’s strong focus on growing its product lineup. […]

RVB, TL & MH Team Up on 2019 Model Coverage

In a unique twist for the industry’s trade and consumer audiences, the RVBusiness, Trailer Life and MotorHome magazine staffs are working together this fall to cover a wide spectrum of new 2019 model RVs as part of an exclusive limited partnership between G&G Media Group LLC, Elkhart, Ind., and Ventura, Calif.-based Good Sam Enterprises LLC. “The idea behind it is to step up coverage […]

Report Identifies Rec Industry Economic Impact

The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) announced that the first-ever government statistics report recognizing the outdoor recreation industry as a significant contributor to the U.S. economy was published today (Sept. 20). According to a press release, the report was federally funded by the Departments of the Interior, Agriculture and Commerce, and was released by Commerce’s Bureau of Economic […]

Highland Ridge to Open Western Production Site

Highland Ridge RV is planning to start production of its recently introduced travel trailers in Twin Falls, Idaho, in early 2019. The announcement will be communicated to current and prospective Open Range, Mesa Ridge and Highlander dealers in advance of the Elkhart RV Open House next week. “We’ve had phenomenal success and feedback since the […]

Heartland Sharpens Focus on Customer Service

Heartland Recreational Vehicles LLC announced the implementation of several targeted initiatives that bolster overall product quality and customer service operations at its Elkhart, Ind., campus. (To view a video click here or scroll to the right side of the RVBUSINESS.com home page). In a move designed to improve response time, the manufacturer’s customer service and […]

NeXus Posts Record at Hershey; Sales Rise 50%

NeXus RV reported strong sales results from the recently completed America’s Largest RV Show in Hershey, Pa., including an increase in sales of over 50%, representing the best show NeXus RV has had in its eight years as an RV manufacturer. Boat N RV represented NeXus RV products at Hershey, displaying NeXus Class C Viper […]