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  • Mudslides, Fires Impacting Tourism in Colorado

    Mary Arlington, executive director of the Colorado Campground and Lodging Owners Association, said that wildfires and follow-up rain have had a “negative impact on tourism in many parts of Colorado.” “While nearly all campgrounds have not been closed or evacuated this summer, 2018 cancellations have been off the charts,” Arlington told Woodall’s Campground Management (WCM), sister publication […]

  • Newmar is Joining ‘Made in America Showcase’

    On Monday (July 23) representatives from Newmar Corp. will join President Donald J. Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, members of the Administration and White House staff for a “Made in America Product Showcase.” According to a release, Newmar President Matt Miller and Kevin Bogan, vice president of operations, will be present for the event where the […]

  • National Park Foundation Invests $500k in Sites

    In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the National Trails and National Wild & Scenic Rivers systems in 2018, the National Park Foundation announced 20 grants that will enhance the country’s national trails and wild and scenic rivers and provide increased public access, according to a press release. “Trails and rivers bring people together for shared experiences that last […]

  • KOA Named One of Montana’s ‘Top Tech’ Firms

    Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA), based in Billings, Mont., has been named one of the top 25 tech businesses in the state of Montana coming in at  No. 14. The list was compiled by the Montana High Tech Business Alliance, which included businesses in various industries from throughout the state, according to a press release. […]

  • Transfer Flow Introduces New Fuel Tank System

    Transfer Flow has introduced a 40-gallon in-bed auxiliary fuel tank system for the 2018 diesel Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon. According to a press release, the 40-gallon fuel tank is designed with a small footprint for maximizing bed space, and a compact height for fitting under many popular tonneau covers. The 40-gallon in-bed auxiliary fuel […]

  • VIDEO 1 ‘Bring Back Your Wildhood’ in Canada

    Go RVing Canada Ambassadors Eamon and Bec share their morning routine in one of the latest videos fromGo RVing Canada’s “Bring Back Wildhood” marketing campaign. To view the video click here or scroll to the right side of the RVBUSINESS.com home page. 

  • Winnebago Marking 60th at Grand National Rally

    At about this time for the last 49 years, Forest City, Iowa, pretty much doubles its 4,000-person population when Winnebago owners and their families gather for the Grand National Rally (GNR). Under the theme of “Red, White, & W – 60 Years of an American Icon” to commemorate the company’s 60th anniversary, the rally is set […]

  • Dometic Group Posts 33% Jump in 2Q Revenue

    Swedish-based Dometic Group reported a 33% increase in net sales for the company’s second quarter, of which 9% was organic, 3% was currency translation and 21% was attributed to mergers and acquisitions. Operating cash flow increased by 65% compared with the same quarter last year.  “I am pleased to conclude a second quarter where we performed […]

  • RVIA’s Ochs Testifies Lauan Vital to RV Builders

    Since October 2015, the loss of Generalize System of Preferences (GSP) eligibility has cost the RV industry more than $1 million per month. According to a News and Insights release from the RV Industry Association, Mike Ochs, RVIA director of government affairs, testified before the U.S. Trade Representative’s (USTR) GSP Subcommittee this week in a […]

  • SSI: Powerboat Sales Underwhelming For June

    New retail boat sales in June grew marginally, with a 1.1% rise in the main powerboat categories and just 0.2% growth overall, according to preliminary data from Statistical Surveys Inc. Soundings Trade Only reported that for the 27 early-reporting states, which represent 51.05% of the industry, results were underwhelming in what is historically the largest […]