BURLINGTON, Iowa – (May 1, 2013) – Winnebago Industries of Forest City, Iowa, has selected the Winegard RoadTrip® Mission and SWM TRAV’LER satellite antenna products as their choice across all production lines for their 2014 models. In addition to the factory installed satellites, all vehicles not equipped off the line will be pre-wired for both the TRAV’LER and Mission for easy dealer installations.
“The Winegard Mission and TRAV’LER are industry leaders and we are pleased that Winnebago Industries has selected our products to include on their coaches,” said Keith Larson, National Sales Manager of mobile products for Winegard. “Winnebago Industries is recognized as a strong, long standing member of the recreational vehicle community and the ability to work with them as a partner is a bonus for our company.”
“We implemented the TRAV’LER last year on several models to give our customers a DirecTV HD option.” said Brad Stricker, Winnebago Industries’ product development leader. “So it was a natural progression to include the Mission in-motion and stationary satellite antennas this year for a complete package choice for our Winnebago Industries coach owners. Winegard is well-known in the industry and we are looking forward to our partnership.”
Winegard Company is a leader in the design and manufacture of TV reception products for the RV market.
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Winegard Company is a respected world leader in the design and manufacture of innovative antenna products for satellite and terrestrial communications. Since its founding in 1954, Winegard’s pioneering solutions have shaped the industry for home, recreational vehicle (RV), truck, marine, medical and automotive antennas. The company’s 2-way VSAT antennas provide real-time broadband solutions for extreme and remote environments in support of the oil and gas industries, as well as military and emergency response teams. Winegard is a privately-owned company that designed the first residential multi-channel TV antenna for the U.S. It has designed more than 1,000 antenna models and does custom antenna design and development work. To learn more about Burlington, Iowa-based Winegard, visit www.winegard.com or call 800-288-8094.
About Winnebago Industries
Winnebago Industries, Inc., "The Most Recognized Name in Motorhomes®", is a leading U.S. manufacturer of recreation vehicles, which are used primarily in leisure travel and outdoor recreation activities. The Company builds quality motorhomes, travel trailers, fifth wheel products and transit buses under the Winnebago, Itasca, Winnebago Touring Coach, SunnyBrook and Metro brand names. Winnebago Industries has received the Quality Circle Award from the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association every year since the award's inception in 1996. The Company's common stock is listed on the New York and Chicago Stock Exchanges and traded under the symbol WGO. Options for the Company's common stock are traded on the Chicago Board Options Exchange. For access to Winnebago Industries' investor relations material or to add your name to an automatic email list for Company news releases, visit, http://www.winnebagoind.com/investor.html.