Is RV Industry Consolidation Healthy For The Consumer?

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Thor Industries, the world’s largest RV maker, recently purchased Jayco for $576 million. This announcement sent shockwaves throughout the recreational vehicle industry. The move puts nearly 50 percent (47.1, to be precise) of the North American RV market in the hands of one company, according to Statistical Surveys, Inc., the leading provider of market data […]

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How To Simplify Trailer Towing

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Perhaps you, like many drivers, are reluctant to tow a travel or fifth wheel trailer. When towing, your vehicle becomes heavier, slower, and will require a greater stopping distance. However, even though several aspects of your normal driving experience may change, towing a trailer does not need to be a stressful experience. In fact, with the proper […]

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Meguiar’s Introduces 3 New Air Re-Fresher Scents

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Irvine, California-based Meguiar’s has recently expanded its Air Re-Fresher mist line by adding three new scents in 2016. In addition to New Car, Sweet Summer Breeze, and Citrus Grove scents, the company has introduce Sparkling Berry, Spring Blossom, and Spiced Wood fragrances. These products work fast to quickly eliminate unpleasant odors and leave behind a  fresh, fragrant smelling interior, according to a company […]

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RVs Move America: What’s Driving a Thriving Industry?

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RVs Move America, the first-ever economic impact study of the recreation vehicle industry, revealed the RV industry contributed $49.7 billion to the U.S. economy in 2015, and provided 289,852 full-time jobs to American workers. “The study demonstrates that the RV industry is a dynamic part of the U.S. economy,” said Frank Hugelmeyer, president of the […]

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