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…

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,…

NEWS 03:00 AM by Lance Anderson  Peterborough This Week Family to camp the summer in style with donation of new travel trailer by Great Canadian RV The mother of a six-year-old girl named Harper, who has a rare neurogenetic disorder, is looking forward to the memories she and her family will soon create. On July 27, the family, who has…

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…

CRVA Report: Canada Shipments Rise 28% in ’17   February 22, 2018 The Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association (CRVA) reported that the total combined RV wholesale shipments into Canada for the 12 months, ending Dec. 31, increased by 28.37% over the same period in 2016. According to a release most segments saw with significant increases, including travel…

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.…

CANADA — The Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association is pleased to report that the total combined RV Wholesale Shipments into Canada for the 9 months ending Sept. 30 are up by 28.50 percent over the same period in 2016 led by continued significant increases in Travel Trailers (+26.6 percent), Fifth Wheels (+26.9 percent), Motorhomes, combined all…

LCI To Unveil OneControl Products at RVIA Show November 20, 2017 by RVBusiness ippert Components Inc. (LCI) is set to unveil advances in its OneControl at upcoming National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. According to a press release, LCI will display its Connected RV at Booth No. 261 during the show. LCI Connected RV…

For Immediate release Burlington, Ontario NEWS RELEASE  Media Contact: Shane Devenish Contact Information: (905) 315-3156 Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association holds 1st Board Meeting under new Chairman McDermott October 5, 2017 Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association held their 1st Board Meeting under new Chairman Jeff McDermott of Wells Fargo in Cambridge, Ontario October 3rd-4th, 2017. Jeff replaces…

  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…

The Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association (CRVA) has been closely monitoring the “tiny home” movement in Canada, especially after hearing references by some builders in their advertising materials that the units are now being touted online as “tiny home RVs”. According to a statement, CRVA is adamant about conserving the RV industry’s integrity, and is most…