By: RVBusiness Published on: Sep 26, 2019 With today (Sept. 26) marking the closing of the Elkhart RV Open House, the overall consensus from the host of manufacturers, dealers and suppliers is that sales were brisk throughout the show, offering a precursor for growth in the coming year. The following report, compiled by RVBusiness staff,…

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…

IMPORTANT SAFETY RECALL INFORMATION Kidde Fire Extinguishers January 15, 2018 To: All United States and Canadian Recreational Vehicle Dealers Re: Kidde Plastic Handle Fire Extinguishers Kidde Push-Button Pindicator Fire Extinguishers In November 2017, Kidde announced a fire extinguisher recall in conjunction with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Health Canada. As part of…

January 15, 2018 by RV Business Canadian Class A and Class motorhome registrations continued to climb as overall sales showed a 38.2% gain for the first 11 months of 2017. According to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. (SSI), Thor Industries Inc. was the motorized sales leader through November, capturing a 40.9% market share, ahead of Forest River Inc.…

  In just its third year, organizers reported that Canadian RVing & Camping Week, which begins tomorrow (May 23) and runs through Sunday (May 28), has gained a strong foothold among Canadians. Hosted by Go RVing Canada, the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada, and the Canadian Camping & RV Council (CCRVC), the week…

– CRVA ANNOUNCES ANNUAL TORONTO SPRING CAMPING & RV SHOW AND SALE SET FOR FEBRUARY 25-28, 2016 AT THE INTERNATIONAL CENTRE, MISSISSAUGA Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association’s 2016 Toronto Spring Camping & RV Show and Sale to offer ideal experience for new and existing RV consumers   BURLINGTON, Ontario, Aug 6th, 2015 – The Canadian Recreational Vehicle…

Freelton, Ontario, March 3, 2015: The Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association (CRVA) is pleased to announce that CSA Z240 RV Series: Recreational Vehicles, is now available for free public view-access on CSA Group’s website at “CSA Communities”. The view-access is sponsored by the Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association which will also offer its members an exclusive discounted…

Pigeonholed as the vacation choice of retirees and lower-income families, the RV industry has an image problem. Recreational vehicles are not usually pitched as a dreamy, aspirational getaway choice. A new advertising campaign is attempting to address that. Launched online this month, and coming to television in March, the campaign does not linger on images…