(June 13, 2016) — If you thought the presidential election was going to be bad, wait until you see all the wonderful stories about Camping World popping up this summer all over the place. If I had a knack for marketing, I would sell red, white and blue Boy Wonder capes embroidered with a stylish capital L.
(June 13, 2016) — The Wall Street Journal noted that the company logged $3.33 billion in revenue in 2015, up 25 percent from a year earlier. Camping World recorded a 43 percent rise in profit to $178.5 million in the year.
(June 6, 2016) — Marcus Lemonis is touted as a business guru and savior of dying companies on the reality show “The Profit” on CNBC, but one South Florida businesswoman claims in court that all he did was try to kill hers, WPLG-TV reported.
(June 6, 2016) — The new facility will allow deliveries twice a week to Camping World retail locations, while also assisting the growing independent dealer base with its sister company, National RV Supply, the release explained.
(June 3, 2016) — WPLG-TV, an ABC affiliate in the Miami area, will air an investigative report tonight at 11 p.m. regarding the ongoing legal dispute between Camping World, its CEO Marcus Lemonis, and Florida RV dealer Gigi Stetler, RV Daily Report has learned.
(June 1, 2016) — “I’m honored that dealers are giving my team the opportunity to serve them, but more importantly, they are gaining profitability by buying at dramatically reduced pricing,” said Sirpilla.
(May 13, 2016) — Someone stole a TV from a camper at Camping World after getting through the same place in the fence that was accessed in a previous burglary, an April 24 report said.
(May 5, 2016) — News today that Camping World is preparing to take the company public in an initial stock offering should come as no surprise to anyone in the RV industry. That has been the most speculated story of the past five years, and for good reason.
(May 5, 2016) — Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase are helping to manage the IPO, which is expected this year, pending market receptivity, the New York Times reported.
(April 26, 2016) — Camping World will be a multi-year sponsor of the series of early season neutral-site football games debuting this Labor Day which will be named the “Camping World Kickoff” and the newly renamed Camping World Stadium.
(April 19, 2016) — The Bossier Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ribbon cutting event on Monday afternoon at the new location of Camping World (formerly Southern RV) on Industrial Drive in Bossier City.
(April 15, 2016) — Camping World today announced the grand opening of its newest supercenter in Bossier City, La., from April 18 to 30. It is the company’s second store in the state.
(March 31, 2016) — Camping World and Good Sam announced its second annual New Product Vendor Summit. The Summit offers vendors and suppliers of innovative and new products to the RV and outdoor lifestyle market the opportunity to present their products to Camping World’s team of merchandise buyers.
(March 29, 2016) — Camping World of St. Louis is located at 2200 E. Pitman Avenue, right off Exit 212 from Interstate 70 in Wentzville, Mo. The grand opening event takes place April 1 to 10.
(March 21, 2016) — Camping World today announced the grand opening celebration of its newest supercenter at 8010 East Oaklawn Road in Biloxi, Miss. The event starts today and continues through April 2.
(March 16, 2016) — A Tennessee man needing help with his broken down camper/trailer tried to get someone from Camping World in New Braunfels to tow and repair the vehicle, but wound up in a fight Saturday.
(March 10, 2016) — Camping World will host its fourth anniversary open house at its location at 1500 Hilton Dr. in St. George, Utah. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on March 25 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 26.
(Feb. 18, 2016) — Nicholas Barber of Roscommon, Mich., is the first instant winner of a new 2016 Coleman 262BH travel trailer valued at $18,000 in the Camping World and Good Sam Golden Giveaway. Barber received his lucky Golden Giveaway scratch-off ticket at the Houghton Lake, Mich., Camping World SuperCenter.
(Feb. 12, 2016) — Camping World claims Smartdog told it during negotiations that Smartdog employees would primarily provide services and work on this project. But Camping World claims Smartdog replaced the employees with subcontractors.
(Feb. 9, 2016) — Camping World and Good Sam today announced that they are continuing a tradition of honoring present and past members of our armed forces by installing a massive American flag at their Meridian, Idaho RV SuperCenter.