Hi-Lo: High Towability Combines With Low Profile

January 28, 2003 by · Leave a Comment 

Appearing in some ways similar to popup camping trailers, Hi-Lo Trailer Co.’s Classic and Towlite telescoping hard-sided travel trailers are much more than that. “Hi-Lo trailers appeal to people on many different levels,” said Larry Mills, vice president of sales and marketing for the Belleville, Ohio company. “If you asked 100 people why they buy Hi-Los, you’d get 50 answers. No. 1 is that it tows safely because of the low profile. And there is the fuel savings economy, and the Hi-Lo has... Read more

Woodland Park Taps Strong U.S. Park Model Trend

January 2, 2003 by · Leave a Comment 

Ernie Yoder says he is somewhat embarrassed to admit it but when he bought Jayco Inc.’s recreation park trailer division in 1983, he thought he’d be five years into retirement by now. “It was an investment,” he said. Instead, Yoder, 60, expects that he will be leading park model manufacturer Woodland Park Inc. in Middlebury, Ind., for another 10 years or so. “I don’t know that I’ll ever retire,” Yoder said. “I wouldn’t know what to do.” Yoder’s company manufactures entry-priced... Read more