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Dometic opens 2 RV distribution centers in Southeast
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Dometic Corp. has opened new warehouse operations in Chattanooga, Tenn., and Orlando, Fla., to strengthen distribution service for its RV products in the Southeast region. "Serving our customers well is our number one priority, and the addition of these distribution centers fits that goal," said Doug Whyte, president of Dometic USA. "Strategic locations like these will allow for more efficient, one-day delivery throughout the whole Southeast region." More

RVDA seeks clarification from CFPB on 'dwelling' issue
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RVDA has filed comments with the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, asking for clarification on the issue of whether RVs constitute "dwellings" and, more importantly, whether the CFPB has the legal authority to regulate RV dealers under Regulation Z. More

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New Go RVing 'AWAY' ads begin
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Go RVing's new "AWAY" messaging and ads began this month on SPEED Channel, MLB Network, and other cable networks. Included in the ad buy is Great American Country's television programming and a 6-page pull-and-save brochure in People Country and online GAC guides to 2012 summer concert tours, fairs and festivals. More

Increase revenue with The RV Damage Repair Estimator
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More than ever, RV dealerships are looking to increase efficiencies and service department revenue. A growing source of that revenue comes from RV collision, storm, and vandalism repair. The RV Learning Center helps RV dealers manage the repair and claim process by offering The RV Damage Repair Estimator, available in print and as user-friendly, Web-based software. More

Gas prices don't deter campers
KWQC-TV (Davenport, Iowa)    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The cost of filling up their RVs' gas tanks isn't stopping campers from heading out to their favorite spots. "It's just a budget thing — it's like any other vacation in that you set the money aside and you go," says Chad Misfeldt, an RV shopper. "It's something that you work and save for, because it's something you enjoy doing." More

Solar Energy Systems LLC

We are an authorized inverter service center and we repair most makes of inverters and have them shipped back within 24 hours. Contact us at 574-773-0546 or visit our website at

RV Learning Center college scholarship program for RV company employees and dependents
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Getting an education has never been more important — or expensive. The RV Learning Center can help! Scholarship money is available to deserving sophomore, junior or senior undergraduates majoring in business, finance, economics, accounting or other RV-related subjects. More

Cloud-Rider Designs Ltd.

We are a manufacturer of aftermarket automotive accessories. Customize and protect your vehicle with our Stainless Grill inserts and Tow Flaps. Visit us at

Patrick Industries attributes sales gain to its RV revenue
PRNewswire via CNBC    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Patrick Industries, a major manufacturer and distributor of building and component products to RV manufacturers, reported higher sales for its fourth quarter. Net sales for the quarter were $78.3 million compared to $58.1 million in the same quarter of 2010, an increase of $20.2 million or 35 percent. The increase was primarily attributable to a 44 percent increase in the company's revenue from the RV industry, which represented approximately 60 percent of its fourth quarter sales. More

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