Quantcast

Latest Thor Stories

2014-09-15 16:21:27

ELKHART, Ind., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced several projects to expand production and office space at its Heartland subsidiary in Elkhart. The projects include the purchase and renovation of an existing office building, expansion of a plant dedicated to production of lightweight travel trailers, expansion of a production facility to produce Toy Haulers, the renovation and dedication of a single facility to the production of...

2014-09-03 16:21:29

ELKHART, Ind., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that it has hired Cecilia Garcia Redmond as Senior Director of Marketing. In her newly created role, Ms. Redmond will be responsible for exploring and evaluating marketing opportunities which enhance Thor Industries and drive consumer interest and activity to Thor's subsidiaries. "We are pleased to welcome Cecilia to Thor and look forward to her contributions to our overall marketing...

volcanic eruptions on Io
2014-08-05 04:32:03

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In August of last year, Jupiter's moon Io surprised astronomers with three massive volcanic eruptions within a two-week period. Two studies, accepted for publication in the journal Icarus, suggest that these volcanic "outbursts" might occur more commonly than previously thought. "We typically expect one huge outburst every one or two years, and they're usually not this bright," said Imke de Pater, professor and chair of astronomy at...

2014-08-04 16:21:22

ELKHART, Ind., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced preliminary sales from continuing operations, as well as continued strong year-over-year growth in the Company's backlog, for the fourth quarter and full year ended July 31, 2014. Preliminary consolidated sales from continuing operations in the fourth quarter were $1.04 billion, up 14% from $914.0 million in the fourth quarter last year. Towable RV sales for the fourth quarter were $825.5...

2014-07-28 16:21:10

ELKHART, Ind., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its 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 7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 4, 2014 in Elkhart, Indiana. "We are happy to celebrate our Co-Founder, Peter Orthwein, being inducted into the RV/MH Hall of Fame. This is a great honor in our industry and one that is...

2014-07-07 16:20:43

ELKHART, Ind., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced the appointment of specialty vehicle industry veteran Wilson R. Jones to serve on its Board of Directors as a Class A Director, effective August 1, 2014. The addition brings the total size of Thor's Board to nine members. "We are pleased to welcome Wilson Jones to our Board of Directors and we look forward to the valuable experience and perspective he will share with our management team,"...

2014-05-30 16:21:08

ELKHART, Ind., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their May 30, 2014 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share. The regular dividend is payable on June 27, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 13, 2014. About Thor Industries, Inc. Thor is the sole owner of operating subsidiaries that, combined, represent one of the world's largest...

2014-05-22 16:21:07

ELKHART, Ind., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced Jeff Tryka, Thor Director of Corporate Development and Investor Relations will present at the Citi 2014 Global Consumer Conference to be held at the Hilton New York Hotel in New York City on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. The management presentation, which will include information on Thor's operations, is scheduled to begin at 1:40 p.m. Eastern Time, and will be available via live webcast at the...

2014-04-29 16:21:34

ELKHART, Ind., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that Bob Martin, Thor President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jeff Tryka, Thor Director of Investor Relations, will present at Baird's 2014 Growth Stock Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. The management presentation, which will include information on Thor's operations, is scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m. Central Time, and will be available via live...

2014-04-17 08:22:09

ELKHART, Ind., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the outstanding capital stock of recreational vehicle (RV) manufacturer K-Z, Inc. (K-Z) in a transaction closing effective May 1, 2014. The purchase price, which will be paid in cash, is approximately $53.4 million, subject to adjustment. "We are pleased to welcome K-Z to the Thor family. With a strong focus on value, service and quality,...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.