General RV Center Names Blue Ox as Exclusive Towing Equipment Retailer

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PENDER, Neb., March 23, 2023 – Blue Ox, a leading manufacturer of towing equipment, is partnering with General RV Center, one of the nation’s largest family-owned RV dealerships, to connect RV enthusiasts with innovative and reliable weight distribution hitches. Blue Ox is now General RV’s exclusive supplier for all hitching and towing products. Blue Ox is known internationally for its quality towing products, including tow bars, baseplates, sway control and weight-distributing hitches. Over the past few months, Blue Ox staff have trained General RV technicians on all things towing, including functionality and benefits of all Blue Ox weight distribution hitches.

“Blue Ox has a great product. Our companies have aligning philosophies and a steadfast dedication to creating partnerships that will provide great customer experiences,” said General RV Parts Director Nick Rogiero. “Blue Ox has been a great partner so far, and we are excited to see how our two companies will continue to grow.”

In addition to selling Blue Ox towing products, the two companies plan to host informational seminars at General RV stores later this year to help RV enthusiasts learn more about Blue Ox distribution hitches.

“The Blue Ox and General RV partnership brings together two like-minded and family-owned companies. Getting to know the General RV team, hosting them in Pender, and visiting their facilities to train their staff has been a pleasure. We are excited to come together to provide RV enthusiasts with the products and services they need to make their travels enjoyable and stress-free." said Blue Ox CEO Mike Hesse.

About Blue Ox

Blue Ox is known for its towing products, including tow bars and baseplatessway control and weight-distributing hitches, 5th wheel hitches, and best-in-class customer service.  As a manufacturer since 1925, Blue Ox products are crafted on a long tradition of quality in Pender, Nebraska. With a product and accessory line as diverse as our customer base, Blue Ox has everything to meet your needs. Find out why so many people use Blue Ox to get on the road by visiting us at or following us on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, and TikTok.

About General RV

Founded in Michigan in 1962, General RV Center is the nation’s premier RV dealer. The company operates 14 full-service dealerships in Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, Virginia, Florida, Utah and Pennsylvania. Each location offers a large selection of RVs for sale, RV service facilities and retail RV parts and accessories. The company is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. Visit for more information.