Innovation inspired by real-world needs is more critical than ever for RV industry

Sophisticated entertainment systems, residential appliances, power shades and electronics of every kind are becoming more prominent in new RVs. Such power-based amenities create a critical demand for the continual development of more innovative and sophisticated converters, power centers and inverters. Such demand also makes power product expertise and support critical factors for OEMs. As a result, experts like WFCO Electronics’ Power Pros are valuable assets in the development of power innovations for RVs.

pwlogo2 Good technical support for innovation is critical for the industry,” said Tom Ryan, vice president of sales and marketing for WFCO. “Our Elkhart, Indiana, based Power Pros, consisting of engineering and technical support, are integral to WFCO’s product development. Our Power Pros team works closely with manufacturers on a daily basis, so we see exactly how manufacturers use our products. This close, ongoing contact gives our Power Pros vital insights to customer needs, in terms of product improvements, installation issues and potential new products.”

“Being located right here in Elkhart is extremely beneficial for both service and product development,” said Ryan. “It’s this close relationship with manufacturers and our knowledge of what they really need in terms of power conversion, charging and delivery, that will help WFCO continue to be the leader in power products, offering ongoing innovations to advance the industry.”

This sensitivity and adaptability to customer needs has been the case throughout the company’s 40-year history, during which many WFCO innovations have been adopted as standard features for RV power products.

“The formula for success includes making the time and investment to know your customers in order to provide the innovation, quality and service they need. These factors are more important than ever as the industry moves forward to find a bigger niche in the recreation marketplace,” said Ryan.

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