As of 2015, Coachmen RV is manufactured as a brand under Forest River, Inc., division at its manufacturing facility in Middlebury, Indiana. The Coachmen Industries company that manufactured Coachmen RVs since 1964 was acquired by Forest River, Inc., in December 2008.
The Coachmen RV website states that over 600,000 RVs have been manufactured and sold under its brand since its inception in 1964. The Coachmen RV brand of RVs was first manufactured in a 5,000-square-foot manufacturing plant located in Middlebury, Indiana. Coachmen Industries was founded by the three Corson brothers and had a first-year production run of one single truck camper, 12 travel trailers and 80 truck caps.