RVIA Economic Impact Study

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.

Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .

Winnebago Announces 2016 PIE Awards and Top Sales Winners

Fri Jun 24, 2016

145762292526352.jpgFOREST CITY, IOWA – Winnebago has announced motorized dealerships who have been honored with the 2016 Partners in Excellence (PIE) award.

The Partners in Excellence (PIE) award recognizes dealers with the best market share penetration within their basic trade area (BTA). Dealerships were recognized in market segments from both the East and West regions. The categories are defined as basic trade areas with annually more than 200 registrations, 100-199 registrations and 99 or fewer registrations.
This year’s PIE award winners are ranked by market size from largest BTA to smallest BTA.

Class A Gas – West
•La Mesa RV – Davis, California
•Guaranty RV Centers – Junction City, Oregon
•Jack Sisemore Traveland – Amarillo, Texas

Class A Diesel –West
•Crestview RV Center – Buda, Texas
•Reliable RV – Springfield, Missouri
•La Mesa RV – Albuquerque, New Mexico

Class C – West
•Crestview RV Center – Buda, Texas
•Guaranty RV Centers – Junction City, Oregon
•Jack Sisemore Traveland – Amarillo, Texas

Class B – West
•Motor Sportsland – Salt Lake City, Utah
•Affinity RV Service, Sales & Rentals – Prescott, Arizona
•Transwest Truck Trailer RV – Grand Junction, Colorado

Class A Gas – East
•La Mesa RV – Port St. Lucie, Florida
•RCD Sales – Sunbury, Ohio
•Bullyan RV – Duluth, Minnesota

Class A Diesel – East
•La Mesa RV – Port St. Lucie, Florida
•Camping World RV Sales – Midway, Florida
•US Adventure RV – Davenport, Iowa

Class C – East
•La Mesa RV – Port St. Lucie, Florida
•RCD Sales – Sunbury, Ohio
•Diamond R.V. Centre – West Hatfield, Massachusetts

Class B – East
•La Mesa RV – Port St. Lucie, Florida
•RCD Sales – Sunbury, Ohio
•Flagg RV – Uxbridge, Massachusetts

In addition, Winnebago announced the top sales awards presented for 2016 for the Company’s motorized division.

Following are this year’s Top Sales Award winners:

-Top Ranking of Single Dealership Location: Lichtsinn RV - Forest City, Iowa
-Top Ranking of Multi-Location Dealer: Camping World RV Sales
-New Dealer of the Year – East: Pleasureland RV Center - Brainerd, Minnesota
-New Dealer of the Year – West: Dennis Dillon RV - Westminster, California
-Top Rental Dealer: Apollo Motorhome Holidays - Bellflower, California
-Top Canada West: Fraserway RV - Abbotsford, British Columbia
-Top Canada East: Sicard RV - Smithville, Ontario