ELKHART, Ind., Aug. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that Peter B. Orthwein, Thor Executive Chairman, Bob Martin, Thor President and CEO, and other members of the Thor management team will ring The Closing Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Monday, August 29, 2016 at 4:00 pm ET. The bell ringing is in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the listing of Thor's common stock on the NYSE.
"We are pleased to celebrate another significant milestone in the history of Thor," said Peter B. Orthwein, Thor Executive Chairman. "When we decided to list our shares on the NYSE in 1986, Thor was still a relatively new company, and now after three decades of hard work, we are one of the strongest recreational vehicle manufacturers in the world. This record of growth and accomplishment would not have been possible without our great employees, dealers, suppliers and business partners like the NYSE."
Bob Martin, Thor President and CEO, commented, "Our entire team is proud of the history of growth and profitability of Thor, which has been the result of the hard work of all of our employees and great support from our dealers and retail customers. As we celebrate this milestone, we look back at a year of record accomplishments, including the successful acquisition of Jayco, while looking forward to future success over the next 30 years at Thor."
To watch a live stream of the NYSE Closing Bell® on August 29, visit the Thor website at www.thorindustries.com.
About Thor Industries, Inc.
Thor is the sole owner of operating subsidiaries that, combined, represent one of the world's largest manufacturers of recreational vehicles. For more information on the Company and its products, please go to www.thorindustries.com.
This release includes certain statements that are "forward looking" statements within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"). These forward looking statements are made based on management's current expectations and beliefs regarding future and anticipated developments and their effects upon Thor Industries, Inc., and inherently involve uncertainties and risks. These forward looking statements are not a guarantee of future performance. We cannot assure you that actual results will not differ from our expectations. Factors which could cause materially different results include, among others, raw material and commodity price fluctuations, material or chassis supply restrictions, legislative and regulatory developments, the impact of rising interest rates on our operating results, the costs of compliance with increased governmental regulation, legal and compliance issues including those that may arise in conjunction with recent transactions, the potential impact of increased tax burdens on our dealers and retail consumers, lower consumer confidence and the level of discretionary consumer spending, interest rate fluctuations and the potential economic impact of rising interest rates, restrictive lending practices, management changes, the success of new product introductions, the pace of obtaining and producing at new production facilities, the pace of acquisitions, the potential loss of existing customers of acquisitions, the integration of new acquisitions, potential regulatory concerns surrounding acquisitions, our ability to retain key management personnel of acquired companies, the loss or reduction of sales to key dealers, the availability of delivery personnel, asset impairment charges, cost structure changes, competition, the impact of potential losses under repurchase agreements, the potential impact of the strengthening U.S. dollar on international demand, general economic, market and political conditions and the other risks and uncertainties discussed more fully in ITEM 1A of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended July 31, 2015 and Part II, Item 1A of our quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the period ending April 30, 2016. We disclaim any obligation or undertaking to disseminate any updates or revisions to any forward looking statements contained in this release or to reflect any change in our expectations after the date of this release or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any statement is based, except as required by law.
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