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(Sept. 24, 2013) — “Consumer confidence decreased in September as concerns about the short-term outlook for both jobs and earnings resurfaced, while expectations for future business conditions were little changed,” said Franco. “Consumers’ assessment of current business and labor market conditions, however, was more positive. While overall economic conditions appear to have moderately improved, consumers are uncertain that the momentum can be sustained in the months ahead.”

(Sept. 24, 2013) — This seminar, which takes place Oct. 2 from 4:15 to 5:30 p.m., is designed to get dealers to refocus on key profit centers in their F&I department and make sure they have all the tools necessary for success, a press release noted.

(Sept. 24, 2013) — Greeneway RV Sales and Service in Wisconsin Rapids has been in business since 1963 and is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, reports the Wausau Daily Herald.

(Sept. 24, 2013) — Sales of recreational vehicles (RVs) and caravans are booming in China, to the surprise of even dealers, writes the South China Morning Post.

(Sept. 24, 2013) — “The videos not only highlight the friendly hospitality and activities we provide at each park, but the clean, big-rig friendly RV sites and park models that are available at Carefree RV Resorts across the country,” said Pohl.

(Sept. 24, 2013) — At the next dealer training webinar sponsored by the RV Aftermarket Association, Randy Fisher, Torklift International’s national sales manager, will provide training on their new products and answer dealer questions to help maximize profit potential.

(Sept. 24, 2013) — “The company started exporting in 2005 and now their products are sold in Canada, Germany, Australia, Japan, Sweden, Dubai, Spain, Britain and Belgium. Russia will be Torklift’s newest market this year. It’s a remarkable spirit that is exhibited there,” said Drewel.

(Sept. 23, 2013) — “All new RVs must be ‘PDI’d’ prior to delivery to the retail customer. Here, the students proceed, step by step, through the process of performing a quality PDI,” said Leach. “Troubleshooting and repair techniques are not the focus of this course; rather this course teaches how to actually inspect and test the viability of all components found in every major system. All electrical, LP and plumbing gear, as well as all safety components and add-on accessories are closely inspected and operated.”

(Sept. 23, 2013) — “HGTV is always a pleasure to work with,” said Lenington.  “We look forward to seeing them every year and providing whatever information they need; though they are so familiar with our show and staff at this point, they seem more like extended family.”

(Sept. 23, 2013) — A few years ago, Forest River decided to have an open house event for recreational vehicle dealers. Since then, it turned into Elkhart RV Open House Week, a three-day event which results in at least hundreds of millions of dollars worth of orders placed by dealers, writes the Elkhart Truth.

(Sept. 23, 2013) — “Most businesses are laser-focused on trying to get the attention of new customers, which is great. But what about the people who are already paying attention to you? asked Wilson. “It pays to maximize these existing relationships, especially because waiting on brand new customers can be a challenging process. We’ll show you how to cultivate mutually beneficial partnerships and gain the profits you deserve.”

(Sept. 23, 2013) — Siren Partners plans to build a Camping World dealership in Rossford, reports the Toledo Blade. The dealership is to be built on an 11-acre site Siren will buy from Bass Pro, and will be a full-service sales and service facility for RVs.

(Sept. 23, 2013) — Patrick Industries, Inc. announced today the acquisition of the business and certain assets of Goshen, Ind.-based John H. McDonald Co., Inc., d/b/a Westside Furniture. Westside marks the Company’s third business acquisition this year.

(Sept. 23, 2013) — “The promotion focuses on the wide variety of products and services that RV Care dealers offer to help RV owners prepare their units for winter,” said Manning. “Whether they’re looking for experienced RV technicians to do the work for them, or they want to do-it-themselves, people can get everything they need at their local RV Care dealership.”

(Sept. 23, 2013) — “As long as we meet our monthly obligations, the Ingram’s will match the principle payment by 50 percent which means the $3 million loan will pay off with $2 million,” said Searer. “That means for every $100 contributed by individuals and companies in the RV/MH industries, the loan principle will be reduced by $150.”

(Sept. 23, 2013) — “As long as we meet our monthly obligations, the Ingram’s will match the principle payment by 50 percent which means the $3 million loan will pay off with $2 million,” said Searer. “That means for every $100 contributed by individuals and companies in the RV/MH industries, the loan principle will be reduced by $150.”

(Sept. 23, 2013) — She started her career at Del Tech Terry Campus as an administrative assistant. In 1985, she started working in the family business, Parkview RV, a venture in which she took great pride, a press release noted.

(Sept. 20, 2013) — On Wednesday, U.S. Marshals arrested Wayne Edward Perry, the man accused of breaking into Ralph’s RV Center in Niles, reports WKBN.

(Sept. 20, 2013) — “We are very pleased with the both the increase in show space and attendance,” said Lenington. “We sold out of booth vendor space inside the Giant Center very early and added 56 booths outside to keep up with the demand; while manufacturer space was extended even further into the parking area. We have plans on adding additional vendor space outside and expanding the manufacturer space for 2014.”

(Sept. 20, 2013) — A futuristic green super-luxury RV will soon be on display to the public, after RV innovator Global Caravan Technologies (GCT) today announced that collaborations are underway to introduce the world’s first carbon fiber RV, called CR-1 Carbon.

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