CAR RENTAL & RAIL  LAURIE BARATTI  SEPTEMBER 20, 2020 Many RV, travel trailer and camper van manufacturers are refocusing their new-model designs to cater to customers’ shifting priorities, as the COVID-19 pandemic forces people to rethink what their travel plans, work and home lives will look like. As COVID-19 prompted international border closures and caused air travel to virtually…

Courtesy of Heather Greenwood Davis, Globetrotting Mama Ontario getaways Summer vacations may have been cancelled or put on hold for many people because of COVID-19, but as provinces begin to lift stay home restrictions, many of us will be looking for getaways closer to home. When it comes to getting where you’re going, CAA has great tips…

DISCERNING LUXURY-LOVING TRAVELLERS IN A COVID-19 WORLD HAVE FOUND A NEW NICHE WITH RECREATIONAL VEHICLES (RV) JUNE 25, 2020 BY ADAORA ASIDIANYA For many, COVID-19 has taken away our ability to travel greater distances in conventional ways. The pandemic has changed the game: instead of booking trips and arriving at your destination, by air, ship,…

Richmond, BC. June 10, 2020 – The Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada and the Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association (CRVA) are releasing their updated study, showcasing the economic impact of the Canadian recreation vehicle (RV) industry. The study, conducted by The Portage Group Inc and urbanMetrrics inc, showcased that in 2019, the RV sector…

By Dave Helgeson I saw a “staycation” ad on the TV today which brought back memories of both the Great Recession along with 9/11 and how people dealt with the aftermath of those two disturbing times in our country and abroad. As I pondered the advertisement and the knowledge that the current COVID-19 outbreak will eventually pass,…

Exclusive: Canadian RV Groups Strengthen Push for Dealer, Campsite Support May 14, 2020 Written By: RV News Staff Canadian RV dealers hope to secure some financial relief and additional support from their government as Canada’s response to the coronavirus shutdown evolves.While many dealerships were deemed essential businesses early on, they now face new problems along the…

  CRVA would like to use this opportunity to applaud the government on the ratification of CUSMA on March 13th, before the House suspended due to the COVID-19 Virus epidemic. At a time of volatility in the market and when our economy is currently facing significant challenges from COVID-19, it is important to increase certainty…

Canadian Outdoor Recreation Trade Associations Form New Coalition TORONTO, ON – [October 3, 2019], A group of Canadian outdoor industry leaders announced today the formation of the Canadian Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (CORR) to provide a strong voice for outdoor use across Canada. CORR will unite a wide range of Canada’s leading industry stakeholders behind policies…

November 30, 2018- Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association Everyone loves the outdoors and experiencing new destinations. In fact, there are nearly 5.8 Million Canadians who like to camp as a lifestyle, with nearly 55% still using a Tent or other means to cover themselves from the elements while about 40% are now enjoying Recreational Vehicles as their “Home away…

RV Business- June 25, 2018- While admiring the grandeur on display at one of North America’s most picturesque coastlines, administrators for the Canadian Recreation Vehicle Association (CRVA) tackled some burning issues during its June 19-21 Annual General Meeting in St. John’s, Newfoundland. “We had never traveled to Newfoundland to hold our board meetings,” said CRVA…

The Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada and the Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association (CRVA) are releasing their updated study, showcasing the economic impact of the Canadian recreation vehicle (RV) industry. According to a press release, the study, conducted by The Portage Group Inc. and urbanMetrrics Inc., showed that in 2017 the RV sector generated…

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16, 2018 Contact: Claude Donati, CEO, NeXus RV, (574)876-4739 Dave Middleton, President, NeXus RV, (574)876-6632 Steve Jacobs, Vice-President of Sales, NeXus RV, (574)970-0848 NEXUS RV ANNOUNCES GROWTH, entry into canadian market ELKHART, INDIANA– NeXus RV announced today that they will begin selling & servicing NeXus products in the Canadian…