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RVing Life episode addresses downsizing

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(May 26, 2017) -- The ninth episode of The RVing Life Show features an interview with Mike Boyink, of Ditching Suburbia, who talks about small motorhome van life, downsizing, and tips for those considering purchasing a new or used Class B motorhome. Read More »

ARC to rep Optronics lighting products

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(May 26, 2017) -- ARC Representation joined forces today with Optronics International to supply RV distributors and dealers with easy access to an assortment of lighting products accompanied by innovative merchandising solutions. Read More »

Dometic partners with Habitat for Humanity

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(May 26, 2017) -- Mechiel Dues, an employee at Dometic, was living in a one-bedroom apartment by herself in 2014, when she took in her three granddaughters. More than 50 Dometic employees have volunteered to assist Habitat for Humanity by building a portion of Dues’ new home. Read More »

American RV breaks ground on new expansion

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(May 26, 2017) -- The expansion will include more than 14,000 square feet of indoor showroom, office space, and waiting rooms. An additional 8,413 square feet will be dedicated to six new service bays, as well as space for photographing and filming new products. Read More »

Camping World transport firm aids KOA Care Camps

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(May 26, 2017) -- Rob Jackson, president of CWRV Transport in Elkhart, said this week that CWRV Transport will be making a monthly donation to KOA Care Camps for children with cancer based on the total number of "dispatch miles" driven by each CWRV driver. Read More »

U.S. GDP revised upward 0.5%

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(May 26, 2017) -- Consumer spending growth remained modest but was revised up slightly to 0.6 percent from 0.3 percent previously, and an already-strong business investment gain was revised up to 11.4 percent, marking the strongest quarterly increase in five years, RBC Economics reported. Read More »

Podcast 139 features Rollin’ On TV founder

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(May 25, 2017) -- Jose Moniz, the founder and producer of Rollin’ On TV, started the show several years ago and has worked diligently to get the 30-minute episodes broadcast on cable networks around the country. He describes the mission of Rollin’ On TV and why he believes the show’s popularity is increasing year after year. He is seeing tremendous interest in RVing from the Hispanic community, as well as support from big industry players. Read More »

RV Armor to present at NRVIA conference

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(May 25, 2017) -- "Lee will be able to share his company’s research and findings of the common problems with RV roofs, explain why customers are interested in using their product and offer an opportunity for our members to become install technicians," said Henson. Read More »

RV shipments up 5.6% over April 2016

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(May 25, 2017) -- Monthly shipments totaled 42,295 -- an increase of 5.6 percent compared to last April. Year-to-date wholesale RV shipments have reached 163,161 units, up 10.1 percent when compared to totals through last April 2016. Read More »