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 .

Lippert Components Debuts myLCI Mobile App

Fri Aug 26, 2016

147222932793117.jpgElkhart, Indiana — Offering instant access to comprehensive LCI product- and service-related information, the myLCI mobile app, created by Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI), has been an efficient resource for more than 8,000 users since its original release. With its most recent software update, the app now features an improved search algorithm, providing users with a much larger keyword database including part number associations that allow easier access to LCI products and support documentation. Additionally, the app now provides users with more frequent content updates.

The app, available on the App Store for iPhone users and on the Google play store for Android users, is free to download. myLCI allows all users, including LCI employees, dealers, distributors and consumers, a straightforward and efficient tool to find information needed to understand, install, operate and troubleshoot LCI’s extensive product lines.

“We want RVers, RV manufacturers and anyone who comes in contact with our products to be empowered," LCI Vice President of Sales Andy Murray says. "The myLCI application helps to close the information gap between consumers and manufacturers, in terms of accessibility. Users don’t have to wait for a customer service representative or sales representative in order to get the information they need, and searching for product information and support documentation is now easier than ever.”

For more information, contact the LCI Marketing Department at marcom@lci1.com