FRVTA Eyes Record Gate as Public Days Open

Highlighted by hundreds of RV personnel lined up at the gates to gain entry to Tuesday’s (Jan. 15) Industry Day, all signs are pointing to a successful run for the 34th Florida RV SuperShow as Public Days get underway today and run through Sunday at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa. (To view a video by […]

Mike Happe: ‘Dynamic Times For Our Business’

After issuing a mostly favorable first-quarter earnings report Wednesday (Dec. 19), Winnebago Industries Inc. President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Happe said the Forest City, Iowa-based manufacturer is eyeing a 2019 where, in terms of industrywide performance versus projection, a flat bottom line “would not be the worst result.” “Depending on some of the other factors […]

MARVAC Event Offers RVX & SSI Overviews

Saying it’s all about “selling more RVs,” Liz Crawford, senior vice president of trade shows and events for the RV Industry Association (RVIA), stated the case for “RVX: The RV Experience” to about 15 Michigan RV dealers in a special event Tuesday (Dec. 4). The presentation, which was hosted by the Michigan Association of RVs […]

RVB Top 50 RV Dealers Honored in Las Vegas

With a standing-room only crowd overflowing out of the Champagne Ballroom at the Paris Las Vegas Wendesday night (Nov. 7), the RVBusiness Top 50 Dealers Awards reception honored North American RV dealers for their outstanding customer service, community involvement and general excellence in overall operations. (To view a slideshow of the RVDA Expo scroll to […]

Travel Lite Debuts Evoke X Series at Con/Expo

One of the busiest people on the trade show floor during the 2018 RV Dealers Convention/Expo at the Paris Las Vegas, has been Dustin Johns, president of Travel Lite RV. The towables and truck camper manufacturer brought two models of its Evoke travel trailer – including the all-new X Series – and Johns stayed busy […]

Lively Keynote Highlights ‘Con/Expo’ in Vegas

While preliminary events such as the Society of Certified RV Professionals reception took place a day earlier, the National RV Dealers Association Convention & Expo officially got underway Tuesday (Nov. 7) with a full day of Vendor Training +Plus sessions with suppliers and dealers, a Mini Rental School, the opening of the Expo floor itself, […]