Camping World Inc. and Good Sam Enterprises LLC announced that an agreement has been signed to acquire the existing dealership locations of Tom Raper RV’s in Richmond, Ind., and Fairfield and London, Ohio.
Over the next several months, plans are for the locations to undergo renovation to feature additional service bays, a Camping World retail store and state-of-the-art collision centers preparing the dealerships to join over 100 other Camping World SuperCenter locations across the U.S.
“Under David Bane’s leadership, Tom Raper RV’s has established itself as one of the most successful and well-known RV dealerships in the nation,” said Marcus Lemonis, chairman and CEO of Camping World and Good Sam, in a press release. “We are pleased to begin the acquisition of their three dealerships and continue our market share expansion throughout the greater Midwest area.”
The acquisition of the Tom Raper RV dealerships are in line with Camping World’s future growth plans and the company expects to soon announce several additional markets of expansion throughout the country in 2015.