June 22, 2012
News A survey of chief executives shows fewer large U.S. companies plan to hire or boost spending in the next six months, reflecting a weaker U.S. economy, according to MSNBC.
June 20, 2012
It’s no wonder the RV Industry Association (RVIA) is eyeing the possibility of hosting a second consumer show in California. According to Tom Gaither, show director of RVIA’s California fall consumer show, space sales for this year’s show have already exceeded the 2011 show more than four months before gates open.
June 18, 2012
News The move toward setting new dates for the National RV Trade Show took another step forward at the RV Industry Association’s (RVIA) Committee Week, held June 11-14 in Washington, D.C. RVIA’s Board of Directors voted on June 14 to support a National Show Committee motion to reschedule the Louisville, Ky., event for late September or early October, starting in 2014.
June 15, 2012
News Motorhome retail sales fell 15 percent in April, according to analyst firm Robert W. Baird.
June 13, 2012
The boat building industry had a rocky past five years, with falling disposable incomes causing demand for boats to plummet. Smoother sailing is on the horizon; however, as the economic recovery boosts consumer spending on luxury items like watercraft, according to a report by industry research firm IBISWorld.
June 11, 2012
News Lazydays fired back Monday (June 11) against statements made by Camping World on Friday (June 8) slamming the dealership for an alleged breach of contract.