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Sys2K partners with Novera Payment Solutions

Sys2K partners with Novera Payment Solutions (July 22, 2014) -- “The partnership between Novera and Sys2K is exactly the type of relationship we look for with integrated software vendors or ISVs. The collaborative effort between Sys2K and Novera has produced a great offering for Sys2K clients, and we are extremely pleased to be partnered with them,” said Wisniewski. Read More »

InterVac builds 250,000th product

(July 22, 2014) -- “This is a significant marker in the continued growth and popularity of our products,” said Schlapkohl. “Since the founding of our company in 1998, we have operated with the belief we would only be successful if we produced the best products on the market.” Read More »

Consumer prices jump 0.3 percent

Consumer prices jump 0.3 percent (July 22, 2014) -- On a year-over-year basis, headline price growth held at 2.1 percent, which was unchanged from May but still above 2.0 percent and 1.5 percent readings in April and March, respectively. Much of the month-over-month increase in June reflected a 1.6 percent rise in energy prices Read More »

Jeff Crum becomes Outback district sales manager

Jeff Crum becomes Outback district sales manager (July 22, 2014) -- Keystone RV Company’s Outback Division has appointed Jeff Crum as district sales manager for the southeast region. Crum’s territory includes Kentucky, Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida. Read More »

EverGreen RV appoints Walczak regional service mgr.

EverGreen RV appoints Walczak regional service mgr. (July 22, 2014) -- Walczak will manage both the Bay Hill and Tesla brands on the eastern seaboard establishing and managing dealer relationships. He plans to develop his territory through training programs and putting his 10 plus years of RV industry experience to work, the release noted. Read More »

RVDA offers variety of Vendor Training +Plus courses

RVDA offers variety of Vendor Training +Plus courses (July 22, 2014) -- "Already 13 of the industry’s top suppliers of goods and services have committed to provide targeted training that adds value to the convention experience and gives dealers a reason to bring more staff for training," said Ingrassia. Read More »

RV Hall of Fame expects record crowd for induction

RV Hall of Fame expects record crowd for induction (July 22, 2014) -- "The Hall of Fame selection committee made excellent recommendations for the Class of 2014, and members of the RV and manufactured housing communities have a renewed interest and confidence in the long term viability of the hall of fame, museum and its programs," said Searer. Read More »

CrossRoads completes successful owners’ rally

CrossRoads completes successful owners’ rally (July 22, 2014) -- “It was nice to see a whole campground full of CrossRoads products,” said Cripe. “These events give us an opportunity to learn more about our products by hearing directly from the people that use them.” Read More »

IDS interviews Veurinks RV on 60th anniversary

IDS interviews Veurinks RV on 60th anniversary (July 21, 2014) -- “I’m always humbled in this business because there are some very good entrepreneurs out there. Any time I enter another dealership, I’m always impressed with my competition," Veurink said. Read More »

Thetford’s Wash & Wax comes in toss-in packs

Thetford’s Wash & Wax comes in toss-in packs (July 21, 2014) -- Wash & Wax Toss-Ins are offered in a resealable package that contains six ultra-concentrated, pre-measured 1 ounce doses. They dissolve quickly in water, provide high-foam action and are effective against heavy soils. Read More »

EverGreen RV comes to aid of 15-year-old cancer patient

EverGreen RV comes to aid of 15-year-old cancer patient (July 21, 2014) -- In September 2012, Mishler suffered a football injury that resulted in a doctor visit. He was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a rare form of nerve cancer. Will's dad, Jim Mishler, is a product engineer with EverGreen Recreational Vehicles' Lifestyle Luxury RV division. Read More »

Bass Pro Shop opens in Bristol, Tenn., Aug. 20

Bass Pro Shop opens in Bristol, Tenn., Aug. 20 (July 21, 2014) -- Massive log and rock work, a large indoor aquarium and water feature stocked with native fish species, hand-painted murals, museum quality fish and wildlife mounts, photos, and artifacts will all pay tribute to the region’s great outdoor heritage. Read More »

Patrick Industries shareholder sells $1 Million in stock

Patrick Industries shareholder sells $1 Million in stock (July 21, 2014) -- Patrick Industries major shareholder Jeffrey L. Et Al Gendell unloaded 10,000 shares of the stock on July 17 totaling $443,900.00. Just two days earlier, on July 15, he sold 14,000 shares totaling more than $600,000. Read More »

NATDA to host seminar with eBay Motors

NATDA to host seminar with eBay Motors (July 21, 2014) -- Dealers will walk away from this seminar understanding why many of the largest trailer dealers consistently push their units live on eBay Motors, and what processes need to be followed to ensure a significant boost in leads and sales. Read More »

Top 10 ways RV dealers can use video

Top 10 ways RV dealers can use video (July 21, 2014) -- “In a single month, nearly 200 million people across the United States tune into YouTube videos. That’s an average of 23 hours per viewer," said Wilson. "With statistics like that, it’s no wonder more RV business owners are turning to video." Read More »