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Colerain RV plans fast growth after selling stake

(Feb. 10, 2016) — One of Cincinnati’s largest – and quietest – private companies has sold a major ownership stake in the company to get financial backing so it can acquire more recreational vehicle stores, Cincinnati Business Courier reported. Read More »

Fire destroys RVs at Mesquite dealership

Fire destroys RVs at Mesquite dealership (Feb. 10, 2016) — A downed power line may have sparked a fire that torched several RVs in Mesquite, Fox 4 news reported. Read More »

ARVC applauds HUD RV definition

ARVC applauds HUD RV definition (Feb. 10, 2016) -- "We applaud HUD for working with ARVC and our industry allies at RVIA and RVDA to clarify the language in the HUD code so that federal, state and local authorities will no longer confuse park model RVs with manufactured homes," said Bambei. Read More »

RV Business 2016 RVs of the Year show premiers

RV Business 2016 RVs of the Year show premiers (Feb. 10, 2016) -- "Up until now this prestigious award was kept strictly within the RV industry community," said Moniz. "Now, we will bring this award mainstream to the general public in much the same way as the Motor Trend Car of the Year is promoted in the automotive arena." Read More »

Edmonton man sent to prison for RV fraud

(Feb. 10, 2016) -- An Edmonton, Alberta, fraudster with a drug problem was sentenced Tuesday to four years in prison for stealing more than $700,000 from two victims who entrusted him to sell their recreational vehicles. Read More »

Spartan Motors announced fourth quarter results

Spartan Motors announced fourth quarter results (Feb. 10, 2016) -- Spartan Motors today announced preliminary financial results for the fourth quarter of 2015. The company expects fourth quarter revenue of approximately $140 million, higher than previous guidance of $130 - $135 million. Read More »

Drew Industries set to announce earnings Thursday

Drew Industries set to announce earnings Thursday (Feb. 10, 2016) -- Drew Industries will release its Q415 earnings data on Feb. 11. Analysts expect Drew Industries to post earnings of $0.59 per share and revenue of $336.55 million for the quarter. Read More »

Williams takes over as Cabela’s president

Williams takes over as Cabela’s president (Feb. 10, 2016) -- Scott Williams, who previously served as the company's executive vice president and chief commercial officer, will take on additional responsibility for U.S. retail operations and all operations in Canada. Read More »

Cummins increases dividend to $0.98 per share

Cummins increases dividend to $0.98 per share (Feb. 10, 2016) -- Cummins declared a quarterly dividend on Feb. 9. Stockholders of record on Feb. 19 will be given a dividend of 0.975 per share on March 1. This represents a $3.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.91%. Read More »

HUD attempts to clarify definition of ‘RV’

HUD attempts to clarify definition of ‘RV’ (Feb. 9, 2016) -- New RVs sold must include a notice stating that the unit is designed only for recreational use, and not as a primary residence or permanent dwelling. Read More »

OPINION: HUD action could eliminate full-time RVing

OPINION: HUD action could eliminate full-time RVing (Feb. 9, 2016) -- Can we get the RV Industry Association and the federal government to agree on a definition of "primary residence?" Because, without it, the RV industry has just inadvertently thrust a knife into the heart of the RV dream. Read More »

Huggins release new book targeting new RVers

Huggins release new book targeting new RVers (Feb. 9, 2016) -- "We have put down as much of our experience and knowledge as we can remember, along with research and materials from others, to give people a glimpse at the awesome lifestyle that awaits them when they use an RV," said John Huggins. Read More »

Campers Inn RV announces I-95 expansion plans

Campers Inn RV announces I-95 expansion plans (Feb. 9, 2016) — Campers Inn RV is moving ahead in its plans to expand its network of dealerships along the I-95 corridor. The company announced that Campers Inn RV of Raleigh will be opening for the summer season, and this location is situated along Interstate 95 in Selma. Read More »

Skyline director purchases $20,800 in stock

Skyline director purchases $20,800 in stock (Feb. 9, 2016) -- Skyline Director John C. Firth acquired 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Feb. 5. The shares were bought at an average price of $4.16 per share, with a total value of $20,800.00. Read More »

Dealer Spike paves the way for traditional RV dealers

Dealer Spike paves the way for traditional RV dealers (Feb. 9, 2016) -- Lisa Rouse, Internet Marketing Manager at Greeneway RV in Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., was brand new to the RV industry when she joined the dealership three years ago. She admits that her dealership’s owners are a bit old fashioned, and one issue she discovered right away was Greeneway RV’s online presence. Read More »
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