Show season generates millions in sales for Swift Group

COTTINGHAM, UK — Swift Group said it continues to celebrate its remarkable start to the 2014 season with record sales of over £40 million generated across three main industry shows, the latest being the Motorhome and Caravan show at the NEC, the company has announced.

The launch of major developments from the Swift Group has played a key part in the recent success, with a new SMART construction system for caravans, innovative designs and launches into new sectors all performing strongly, notes a company press release.

The new season started incredibly well with the Swift Group receiving its largest ever single Holiday Home sales order of £5.5 million, and along with its latest success, total sales will be significantly higher in the first few months of the new season than previous years, states the release.

Key sales notes were a:

  • 25 percent increase in Holiday Home orders
  • 50 percent increase on the Sterling caravan range with its modern and contemporary design
  • 15 percent increase on Sprite caravan sales, a range that is particularly popular with families
  • 30 percent increase on motorhome sales with the exclusive top of the range Swift Kon-tiki Black Edition performing exceptionally well.

Nick Page, commercial director, commented, “We are delighted that the new Sterling caravan ranges and our new SMART intelligent construction system has been received so well. Our strategy to provide customers with cutting edge innovations in styling and construction are helping us not only hugely increase sales but remain the clear market leaders.

“The interest in our large price ticket items such as our new Swift Kon-tiki Black Edition indicates that people are more willing to spend their money and is hopefully the first signs of a recovery in both the market and economy, giving a very positive picture for the industry going forward.”

SOURCE: Swift Group press release

Kelly Cauthorn

Kelly Cauthorn

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