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McMahon serves cease and desist letter to RV Daily Report

McMahon serves cease and desist letter to RV Daily Report (April 15, 2014) -- An attorney representing Brent McMahon, president of Mega RV Corp. and the owner of McMahon's RV, served a cease and desist letter to RV Daily Report this afternoon demanding that some comments to a recent story be removed. His lawyer also demanded that RV Daily Report turn over the IP addresses of people posting false comments to the story. Read More »

Camping World signs letter of intent with McMahons

Camping World signs letter of intent with McMahons (April 15, 2014) -- "This is perhaps the toughest RV deal I have ever put together," Marcus Lemonis, president and CEO of Camping World, told RV Daily Report. "It's a challenging, high-risk venture, but one that opens the door to a wonderful opportunity." Read More »

Registration opens for 2014 RVDA Convention and Expo

Registration opens for 2014 RVDA Convention and Expo (April 15, 2014) -- “Shifting the convention to November is better for our dealers and will allow greater participation by more people at the dealership,” said McCluskey. “Employee development opportunities will be expanded and we are aiming for maximum flexibility for dealers to plan their schedule for the convention.” Read More »

Potts is pleased with Winnebago’s progress

Potts is pleased with Winnebago’s progress (April 15, 2014) -- "So much progress has been made this year, it doesn't seem like 12 months have passed since our last Dealer Days," Potts told the crowd. "But, looking around this room and seeing the exciting and innovative products we've brought to the show reminds me of just how busy we have been." Read More »

Flexsteel Industries director acquires 1,705 shares of stock

Flexsteel Industries director acquires 1,705 shares of stock (April 15, 2014) -- Flexsteel Industries Director Nancy E. Uridil bought 1,705 shares of the company’s stock totaling $62,044.95 in a transaction dated Monday, April 14th. Read More »

Cummins names Mark A. Smith Vice President

Cummins names Mark A. Smith Vice President (April 15, 2014) -- Today, Cummins Inc. promoted Mark A. Smith to Vice President, Investor Relations. As Vice President, Smith will also be an officer of the company. Read More »

New Jersey creates online site exposing illegal dumpers

(April 15, 2014) -- Littering may mean more than a hefty fine for violators in New Jersey. Law enforcement is cracking down on illegal dumping by threatening to expose perpetrators online. Read More »

Carefree of Colorado to host RVAA webinar

Carefree of Colorado to host RVAA webinar (April 15, 2014) -- Carefree has developed new tools that the RV industry has never seen before, the release noted. On www.e-carefree.com a dealer can now search for parts or complete replacement of awnings and canopies with a serial number or part number. Read More »

Allegheny Township board approves RV sales lot

(April 15, 2014) -- Cooper's RV Center is getting set to open a new sales and service location for RVs along Route 356 in Allegheny, Pa. Read More »

RVDA Canada warns of fraudulent VIN scheme

RVDA Canada warns of fraudulent VIN scheme (April 15, 2014) -- An Alberta RV dealer reported a call from the police informing him that a group is stealing recreation vehicles and modifying the VIN plates on the outside; then selling the units on Kijiji. They use a Mylar duplicate; and somehow get a VIN number that is not in use. The new owner doesn’t know he has a stolen unit. Read More »

NATDA offers webinar on accounting for owners

NATDA offers webinar on accounting for owners (April 15, 2014) -- Chad Carr, from Rainmaker Consulting, will use everyday language to demystify what is happening in the dealership's accounting system and on the business' financial statements. Participants can learn what they can do, as non-accounting professionals. Read More »

Forest River relaunches Nitro brand

Forest River relaunches Nitro brand (April 15, 2014) -- “We’re positioning the New Nitro as a true 'cross-over' RV with both open interiors and enclosed garage models designed for a variety of uses with the option of a bunkhouse," said Stevens. Read More »

Camping World seeks to acquire McMahon’s

Camping World seeks to acquire McMahon’s (April 15, 2014) -- "I am working with McMahon’s RV in an attempt to finalize a deal that will ensure customers and employees are taken care of. Camping World is doing its best to save the business and the jobs. However, it will take a minimum of one week before details may be finalized," said Lemonis. Read More »

U.S. consumer prices, Canadian manufacturing sales up

U.S. consumer prices, Canadian manufacturing sales up (April 15, 2014) -- "While consumer prices are expected to firm up as real GDP growth picks up to a pace that is above the potential rate of growth, we expect the upward movement will occur only gradually with inflation remaining below the Fed’s target well into 2015," said Cooper. Read More »

Lippert Components hold up traffic in Middlebury

Lippert Components hold up traffic in Middlebury (April 15, 2014) -- Chris Godlewski, director of planning for Elkhart County, Ind. told the commissioners Monday that Lippert Components has been responsible for impeding traffic near its Middlebury plant by using the road to stage its trailers Read More »