Living quarters going strong

Weber, Rick
July 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Jul2008, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p32
Trade Publication
The article reports on the 10 percent decline in the market of the horse trailer manufacturing industry and the unaffected sales of living quarters (LQ), despite the economic downturn of the U.S. According to Jeremy Brahm, LQ are still selling well and that people with money to spend for LQ will still spend it. The demand for smaller LQ trailers will reportedly increase as children leave home, thus, will decrease the number of horses requiring transportation.


Related Articles

  • Hit the road.  // Equus;Dec2014, Issue 447, p28 

    The article offers reviews of horse trailers including Theault-America Morpheus van by truck dealer Stadium International Trucks, 2-Horse Classic Elite with dressing room by trailer manufacturer Kingston Trailers, and Featherlite Model 8533 gooseneck by trailer manufacturer Featherlite Trailers.

  • PRODUCT EXPANSION. John, Libby // Manufacturing Today;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p44 

    The article focuses on Bison Manufacturing, a 150-employee company which produces horse trailers with living quarters and its headquarters is located in Milford, Indiana. Warrick Corp. bought Bison in 2002 and decided to discontinue building steel horse and livestock trailer, concentrating in...

  • All aboard.  // Equus;Nov2013, Issue 434, p30 

    The article offers information on several horse trailers including Model 9409 Bumper-Pull Trailer from all-aluminum trailer manufacturer Featherlite, the Aluminum Deluxe Thoroughbred Two-Horse Trailer from Gore Trailer Manufacturing, and Select Series Living Quarters from equine trailer company...

  • The 2009 Report on Automobile and Light Truck Horse Trailers of 26,000 Pounds or Less GVW Excluding Those Pulled by Truck Tractors: World Market Segmentation by City. Parker, Philip M. // City Segmentation Reports;1/ 2/2010, pN.PAG 

    A report that summarizes the economic potential for major cities in over 200 countries around the globe for automobile and light truck horse trailers of 26,000 pounds or less gross vehicle weight (GVW) except those pulled by truck tractors for the year 2009 is presented. It provides latent...

  • REGIONAL REPORT: Eastern.  // Business North Carolina;Apr2008, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p24 

    The article presents an update related to business in the Eastern region of North Carolina as of April 2008. Brunswick Corp. decided to close its Hatteras Yachts plant in Swansboro. Premier Trailer expects to start production of aluminum horse trailers in Kinston in April. Wilmington-based...

  • Information Vehicles.  // Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2008, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p80 

    This section offers news briefs related to the truck industry in the U.S. as of November 2008. A version of ProfitMaster Internet Parts Sales software system was released by Karmak with new features and enhancements in its capabilities. A study from Specialty Vehicles.net that explores the horse...

  • Trailering Tip. Scheve, Neva Kittrell // Hitch Up!;Apr2011, p11 

    The article offers trailering tips including putting a horse on the driver side of the trailer when hauling one horse in a two horse straight load, and putting the heaviest horse on the driver side when hauling more than one horse.

  • Brush Up Your Trailering Skills. GIMENEZ, REBECCA // Trail Rider;Mar2016, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p28 

    The article offers step-by-step instructions for horse hauling and trailering skills like backing, riding quietly, and standing tied.

  • LOADING SOLO.  // Horse & Rider;Aug2008, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p72 

    The article provides an answer to a question of how to load a horse in a trailer alone, without calling for assistance.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics