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RVIA elections set for August

(June 16, 2017) -- The elections will take place online in August. Those elected to serve on the RVIA Board of Directors will begin their three-year terms Oct. 1. Each of the seats are competitive in that there are more candidates than seats available this year. Read More »

RVIA looks back upon committee week

(June 13, 2017) -- “The record-breaking participation this year in both Committee Week and Advocacy Day is indicative of the energy and enthusiasm in the membership and the RV industry," said Hugelmeyer. Read More »

RV Business: Industry convenes new parts initiative

(June 12, 2017) -- “We have a cross-functional team with a number of RV dealers and suppliers and OEMs that meets on a weekly basis to look at a number of aspects of how we deliver service to end customers, and we’re measuring and benchmarking and looking for ways to improve,” said Enyart. Read More »

RVIA releases 2016 annual report

(June 9, 2017) -- The report details the Go RVing program, government affairs and advocacy wins, shipment trends, international efforts, events information, standards and education updates and membership updates. The interactive PDF also includes videos. Read More »

RV shipments surging to highest level ever

(June 6, 2017) -- The RV industry’s shipments will reach 472,200 units in 2017, the highest annual total since the data has been collected, and a 9.6% increase from the number shipped last calendar year, announced Frank Hugelmeyer, president of the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA). Read More »

RVIA expects record growth to extend into 2018

(June 5, 2017) -- Shipments will reach 472,200 units in 2017, the highest annual total since the data has been collected, and a 9.6 percent increase from the number shipped last year. A new forecast predicts 487,200 units will be shipped in 2018. Read More »

RV shipments up 5.6% over April 2016

(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 »

RVIA predicts 22 million traveling RVers this summer

(May 24, 2017) -- Nearly 14.4 million Americans will travel in recreation vehicles over Memorial Day weekend, heading to America's 18,000-plus campgrounds. More than 22 million Americans will travel in RVs throughout the summer months, an RVIA survey discovered. Read More »

RVIA seeks addition TnT partnerships in 2018

(May 23, 2017) -- The RVIA Education Department looks to increase the number of trained techs next year and is looking for additional partnerships with supplier members who can provide hands-on training in dealerships. Scheduling for the 2018 training season will begin soon. Read More »

RVIA’s Kent Perkins addresses CAMP participants

(May 19, 2017) -- “This CAMP event provided a great opportunity to build industry relationships, share information about RVIA and work with this vital segment of the RV industry to promote one of RVIA’s core values of creating a positive RV experience for all consumers” said Perkins. Read More »

Interior secretary to speak at Committee Week

(May 19, 2017) -- Zinke, a lifelong outdoorsman and long-time friend of the RV industry, owns a 38-foot Newmar Class A motorhome and enjoys the RV lifestyle. As an outdoor enthusiast, hunter and angler, Zinke understands the importance of access to and funding for America’s public lands and waters. Read More »

RVIA releases Committee Week schedule

(May 19, 2017) -- In less than three weeks, the RV industry will gather in Washington to chart the future of the association and deliver the inspiring message that “RVs Move America” during Capitol Hill Advocacy Day June 7. Meetings are scheduled from June 4 to 8. Read More »

RVIA launches Top Tech Challenge contest

(May 18, 2017) -- The challenge will pit eight finalists against each other at the show and the final round will take place over the four-day period in a single elimination troubleshooting competition encompassing three different types of technical challenges. The top award is $10,000. Read More »

TN: Millenials are hitting the road in RVs

(May 10, 2017) -- When you think about motor homes, do think about millennials? Driving an RV is no longer a goal for retirement, it's freedom for the young. It's a tiny trend that has big companies like Winnebago taking notice. Read More »