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RVIA supports Interior Secretary-designate Zinke

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(Jan. 18, 2017) — Declaring himself “an unapologetic admirer of Teddy Roosevelt,” Interior Secretary-designate Ryan Zinke testified today before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, which is considering his nomination to serve as the nation’s 52nd Secretary of the Interior. Read More »

eWebRenter to host seminar in Las Vegas

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(Jan. 18, 2017) -- eWebRenter, endorsed by MBA Insurance, gives RV rental dealers the ability to quickly and efficiently check availability and book a reservation while a customer is on the phone, the company reported today. Read More »

REV Group seeks $231 million to pay down debt

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(Jan. 18, 2017) -- The company, which moved its headquarters to Milwaukee from Orlando last year, plans to offer 12.5 million shares of common stock in the offering and is expecting it to be priced between $19 and $21 per share, Milwaukee Business News reported. Read More »

Consumer prices rise 2.1 percent in a year

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(Jan. 18, 2017) -- The rise in the year-over-year headline rate from 1.7 percent in November was largely a result of an acceleration in energy price growth although the annual increase in core prices also inched higher to 2.2 percent from 2.1 percent in November. Read More »

FL: RV industry gears up for record crowd

(Jan. 18, 2017) -- The founder of America Choice RV has more than 50 salespeople who will man roughly 100 RVs at the Florida State Fairgrounds, with plans to sell up to 120 of the recreational campers and road-hugging giants during the Florida RV SuperShow, which runs today through Sunday. Read More »

Erwin Hymer showcasing new models in Florida

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(Jan. 17, 2017) -- The company will have two booths at the show this year, one dedicated to its Roadtrek brand and the other introducing the new Hymer brand. Both brands will be showcasing their full line-up of products with two new models on display in the Hymer booth. Read More »

Space filling up for MBA RV Rental School

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(Jan. 17, 2017) -- MBA received seven new applications over the weekend. The course sold out again last year, and organizers secured a bit more space this year. However, Alanko warned the course is likely to sell out again soon. He released a preliminary agenda today to give prospective students a better idea of what to expect. Read More »

The real reason for the RV recall surge

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(Jan. 17, 2017) -- The increase in recalls in the past year appears to be directly related to the fact that many RV manufacturers were failing to comply with recall regulations for years until Forest River and Spartan Motors were fined $35 million and $9 million, respectively, in July 2015. Read More »