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Crespo, O’Sullivan elected to Drew Industries board

Crespo, O’Sullivan elected to Drew Industries board (May 22, 2015) -- Crespo's multifaceted understanding of our industry, strong leadership skills and strategic experience will be of significant benefit to Drew," said Gero. "Kieran O'Sullivan is a talented executive with deep automotive experience, and we are excited about his addition to our board." Read More »

Baird calls dealer inventory trends ‘encouraging’

Baird calls dealer inventory trends ‘encouraging’ (May 22, 2015) -- Sixty-eight percent of dealers said their towable inventories were just right, compared with 47 percent who felt that way during the November-through-January survey period. With motorhomes, 33 percent believed their inventories were too high during the February-through-April period, compared with 44 percent who felt that way during the November-through-January period. Read More »

Monaco offers $25,000 rebates on Dynasty Class As

Monaco offers $25,000 rebates on Dynasty Class As (May 22, 2015) -- “Purchasing a motorhome is a rewarding experience for all owners,” said Snell. “What better way to begin the 2015 travel season than to start with a $25,000 rebate? It’s a rewarding and enticing incentive that will only make the purchasing experience an even more positive one.” Read More »

Lifestyle rear living model offers variety in shorter coach

Lifestyle rear living model offers variety in shorter coach (May 22, 2015) — Lifestyle Luxury RV, a member of the growing EverGreen family of companies, has reintroduced a rear living model with a length to satisfy those looking for a shorter coach, a press release from the organization stated. The 32RL model has a 33-foot 11-inch length. Read More »

Winnebago gets more tax breaks for expansion

Winnebago gets more tax breaks for expansion (May 22, 2015) -- The council approved the abatement because it is a relatively small investment from the town for a large job and salary boost for the area, Craig Buche, council attorney, told the South Bend Tribune. Read More »

Lazydays, Tampa Bay Bucs offer family activities

Lazydays, Tampa Bay Bucs offer family activities (May 22, 2015) -- Family fun activities planned on the Raymond James Stadium field include football toss, field goal kick, corn hole, KanJam, and ring toss – complete with exciting Lazydays branded prizes. The Bucs Kids Zone will feature inflatables and Play 60 drills, and the Lazydays Kool Zone will provide a perfect escape from the heat. Read More »

Cavco reports 7.7% bump in income

Cavco reports 7.7% bump in income (May 22, 2015) -- Net revenue for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2015 totaled $141.2 million, up 7.7 percent from $131.2 million for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2014. Net revenue for fiscal year 2015 was $566.7 million, an increase of 6.2 percent from $533.3 million for the prior fiscal year. Read More »

RVDA announces new convention presenters

RVDA announces new convention presenters (May 21, 2015) -- The program is balanced to include newcomers to the convention lineup along with expert RV industry trainers that dealers rely on and trust to meet their professional development needs, the release explained. Read More »

KOA Care Camps featured on Podcast 53

KOA Care Camps featured on Podcast 53 (May 21, 2015) -- This week's guests are Scott and Diane King, the owners of the Springfield Route 66 KOA campground in Missouri. Diane serves on the board of directors of KOA Care Camps, an organization that has raised $8 million since 1984 -- $1 million last year alone -- to help send kids with cancer to camp for a week. Care Camps supports 56 separate campgrounds that provide a camping experience to kids at no cost to their families. Read More »

Win a week’s stay at Jellystone in a Winnebago Brave

Win a week’s stay at Jellystone in a Winnebago Brave (May 21, 2015) -- Winners will receive the exclusive opportunity to stay for a week in the Brave unit at their favorite Jellystone Park, where they can enjoy amenities like swimming pools, mini-golf, arcades, and dozens of family-friendly activities. The Brave will be delivered to the chosen Jellystone Park Read More »

Fire causes $600,00 in damage at North Trail RV Center

Fire causes $600,00 in damage at North Trail RV Center (May 21, 2015) -- A fire ripped through the North Trail RV Center, in Lee County, Fla., Wednesday morning that caused $600,000 in damage. Read More »

OPINION: Here we go again. State parks used as political pawns

(May 20, 2015) -- Get out and enjoy your state and federal parks this summer because when the next financial downturn arrives, which will be in a year or two (probably after the presidential election), the opportunities for people who really fund public recreation sites to actually use them, will be drastically limited for many years. Read More »

Fleetwood RV adds Funtime RV Inc. to dealer network

Fleetwood RV adds Funtime RV Inc. to dealer network (May 21, 2015) — Fleetwood RV announced that it’s expanding its dealer network to include a new partnership with Funtime RV, Inc. Funtime RV, Inc. will carry Discovery, Expedition, Excursion, Bounder and Flair products. Read More »

Pacific Coachworks leading toy hauler sales in California market

Pacific Coachworks leading toy hauler sales in California market (May 21, 2015) — Pacific Coachworks (PCW) (www.pacificcoachworks.com) announced that its year-to-date toy hauler trailer sales in the California market has positioned them No. 1 over all of its competitors in the market, the press release from the organization stated. Read More »

SEMA Data Co-op reaches 1,000 member milestone

SEMA Data Co-op reaches 1,000 member milestone (May 21, 2015) — The SEMA Data Co-op (SDC) recently announced the addition of its 1,000th member, now featuring over 385 supplier brands and over 620 data receivers registered in the system. Read More »