Thor to buy Jayco for $576 million from Bontrager family

jayco logoIt’s been announced that Thor Industries has purchased Jayco Corp for about $576 million dollars. The acquisition became official on Friday July 1, 2016. It was said that Jayco will operate under Thor and the existing management will continue to run the business.

Earlier this year Jayco one of the best known travel trailer manufacturers in the country delivered it’s 1 millionth unit. Chances are it was a Jayco Jay Flight one of the best selling travel trailers in the industry.

No word yet if there will be any consolidation of employees or if there will be any major lay-offs.

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