Chris-Craft was formed in 1922 in Algonac, Mich. By 1927 it was the largest builder of mahogany powerboats, but it transitioned to fiberglass in 1971. The company was purchased by Stellican Ltd. in 2001, and it builds bowriders and cruisers from 20 to 36 feet.
Winnebago Industries sees growth in both its towable and RV segments.
Winnebago Industries saw a slight decline in 2019 sales of $2 billion, while citing “outperformance” in marine.
The “materials cost environment remains volatile” due to tariffs, president and CEO Michael Happe said.