Month: September 2023

Firefly Reservations Joins National ARVC as a Select Partner   

The National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (National ARVC) announced a new partnership with Firefly Reservations, a leading provider of reservation management solutions for the outdoor hospitality industry. This collaboration will bring numerous benefits to RV parks and campgrounds across the nation as both parties can unite their passion for the outdoors and their regard for every type of ...

Skyline Champion, ECN Capital Close on $138M Investment

ECN Capital Corp. (TSX: ECN) and Skyline Champion Corporation (NYSE: SKY) have announced that they have closed the previously announced transaction pursuant to which Champion Canada Holdings Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Skyline Champion, has made an approximately C$185 million (US$138 million) equity investment in ECN Capital on a private placement basis in exchange for 33,550,000 common shares of ECN ...

Northgate Resorts, White Pine Digital Add Booking Software

Grand Rapids, MI — Northgate Resorts, a prominent operator of camping resorts nationwide, has announced its integration with campground website provider White Pine Digital. The collaboration aims to “enhance the booking experience for customers and solidify Northgate Resort's position as a leader in the camping industry,” according to a release. The partnership with White Pine Digital is said to mark ...

Jackery Says New Plus Line ‘Redefines Power Convenience’

FREMONT, Calif. – Jackery, a global leader in innovative portable power and green outdoor energy solutions, announced the launch of three new products to the Plus Series, continuing to raise industry standards for portable solar generators, according to a release. The additions to the series include three new models — Solar Generator 300 Plus, 700 Plus and 1000 Plus — each ...

Pathfinder Announces Its New RV Park, Growth Strategy

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Pathfinder Ventures Inc. (TSXV: RV) has announced it has launched a Management Services Division, where it has deployed its current operating expertise and utilized existing infrastructure to help RV park owners increase their occupancy, operating income and property value while also expanding the Pathfinder Camp Resorts' brand presence. The company also announced it has signed its first Management Services ...

7 Techs Recognized by Society of Certified RV Professionals

Fairfax, VA — The Society of Certified RV Professionals has released the names of seven individuals from six participating dealerships who earned a new certification — and one individual that renewed certification — during the third quarter of 2023 through the Mike Molino RV Learning Center Fixed Operations Certification Program. Participation in the recognition program allows the society to publicize individuals’ certification ...

Airstream ‘Smart Control’ App Adds Apple CarPlay Support

Jackson Center, Ohio — Airstream, Inc., maker of the iconic riveted aluminum travel trailers and best-in-class touring coaches, announced today (Sept. 29) that its Airstream Smart Control connected vehicle app will soon be available in Apple CarPlay, enhancing the RV experience by allowing owners of late-model Airstream Classic and Pottery Barn Special Edition travel trailers to monitor important RV functions with ...

Go RVing Canada Releases Consumer Survey Results to CRVA

Go RVing Canada announced Thursday (Sept. 28) it releasing a consumer study entitled “Promoting The RV Lifestyle” to offer insights into current consumer attitudes and behaviours towards recreational vehicles and perceptions of the RVing lifestyle. Its goal, said the group in a release, is to refine their RV buyer profiles through a segment/classification analysis to support media strategies targeting both ...

Heartland RV Introduces Corterra as ‘High-Value’ Fifth-Wheel

ELKHART, Ind. – Heartland RVs is introducing its new mid-tier fifth-wheel model, Corterra, just in time for this year’s Elkhart RV Dealer Open House, according to a release. Named for the Latin words “cor,” for heart, and “terra,” for land, Corterra represents the essence of what Heartland does best, the release continued. It draws upon the high-quality materials, construction, design ...

Prominent RV Dealers Weigh in on Retail Market Conditions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z57exXcCn9U John North of Lazydays RV, headquartered in Florida, Mark Rosenbaum of Mike Thompson RV in California, David Skogebo of World Wide RV in Arizona, and Brian Wilkins of Wilkins RV in New York join Rick Kessler and Sherman Goldenberg of RVBusiness to discuss the current RV market, plus look ahead to next year. RVBusiness Capitol Talk videos are sponsored ...

Truma Corp. Celebrates 10th Anniversary in North America

Truma Corp. President & CEO Gerhard Hundsberger addresses the audience during the company's 10th anniversary celebration Thursday at its Elkhart, Ind., headquarters. (Photo: Rick Kessler/RVBusiness) ELKHART, Ind. – As a fitting cap to the weeklong Elkhart RV Open House, the RV industry and community leaders helped Truma Corp. celebrate the 10th anniversary of its North American operations. Indeed, what began ...

Expion360 Intros New Lithium-ion Power Storage Tech

REDMOND, Ore. – Expion360, Inc. (NASDAQ: XPON), an industry leader in lithium-ion battery power storage solutions, has introduced a new 12 Volt 450 Ah e360 SmartTalk™ lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4) battery featuring breakthrough cell technology that increases energy density by more than 32 percent as compared to traditional 3.4 Ah 26650 cells. Delivering this energy-dense technology is an advanced re-engineered 4.5 ...

Truma Provides Tech Tip on How to Decalcify an AquaGo

ELKHART, Ind. – More often than not, the water running through your RV's water heater is going to be "hard water," or water with a high mineral content, according to a tech tip from Truma. With a tankless water heater, like the Truma AquaGo, there are a lot of small spaces where calcium and other mineral debris can accumulate during ...

RV Unplugged Takes Adventure to Fla. Camp Margaritaville

ATHENS, Texas – RV Unplugged is returning with Season 2, and it's bigger and more exciting than ever, according to a press release from the show. Season 2 promises to be an epic journey of challenges, and jaw-dropping moments, all set against the backdrop of the stunning Camp Margaritaville RV Resort and Cabana Cabins in Auburndale, Fla., the release stated. ...

Voyager RV Centre’s ‘Voyager Cares’ Makes Local Impact

LAKE COUNTRY, B.C. – Voyager RV Centre’s charitable campaign is making significant strides in 2023.  Named “Voyager Cares,” the local dealership’s initiative has already donated over $88,000 to local charities this year and is set to surpass its ambitious target of donating over $100,000 by year-end. Voyager Cares kicked off in early 2023 with two donations totaling $31,950 combined, putting ...

Hershey Show Names Winner of Cortes Camper Giveaway

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – America’s Largest RV Show  camper giveaway winner Jennifer Schiavone-Blake was scheduled to pick up her new RV at 10 a.m. today at Liberty RV of Gettysburg. Schiavone-Blake won the random drawing for a new Cortes 16 Camper held Sept. 13 at the end of the show in Hershey, Pa. Cortes Campers, Cleveland, Ohio, and Liberty RV of ...

Affiliated Resources and EQ Logistics ‘Rewrite the Rulebook’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9H7XhauWdY&t=1s Two Decades, a Handshake, and a $200 Million Success: Affiliated Resources and EQ Logistics Rewrite the Rulebook ELKHART, Ind. – In a world of fine print and digital signatures, Affiliated Resources and EQ Logistics embarked on a partnership that harkened back to a time when a handshake sealed the deal and cooperation was the name of the game. Fast ...

Knight Transportation, Cummins Work Toward Clean Energy

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Phoenix, Arizona-based, Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX), part of Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. and the industry's largest full truckload company, has been successfully testing Cummins’ (NYSE:CMI) new X15N natural gas engine in Southern California – realizing NOx and greenhouse gas reductions without compromise to performance. The truck is fueled exclusively with Clean Energy ultra-low carbon Renewable Natural Gas ...

ORR President Says a Shutdown Stunt Will Cause Real Pain

Editor's Note: Following is an excerpt of a column written by Jessica Wahl Turner, the president of the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable, for Washington, D.C.-based DC Journal, an Inside Sources publication. Fall is upon us, but as the leaves change and people start to plan autumn outdoor activities, there is a chill in the air. As president of the Outdoor Recreation ...

Terrytown RV Honored with Founders Award from Jayco

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – During the 2023 Dealer Homecoming Event in Las Vegas, Jayco presented its most prestigious award to Terrytown RV of Grand Rapids, Mich., according to a press release from the company. The awards ceremony was held at the Venetian Resort, with over 500 Jayco team members and dealers in attendance. Following the presentation of tenure and volume ...

Sept. Go RVing Report Shows More Women on the Road

FAIRFAX, Va. – The September 2023 report takes a look at the increase in female RV ownership and the continued appeal in the outdoors for this category of consumer. The report examines how the RV industry can address this growing market and better connect authentically through digital content. Trends to know: Go RVing is committed to keeping up-to-date on the ...

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