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 .

Truma: Win a Vacation to Germany

Thu Nov 3, 2016

147818684083275.jpgElkhart, Ind. — Truma is offering a chance to win a trip to Germany during the 54th Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky., slated from Nov. 28 to Dec. 1. The Truma Booth 9 will be located in the South Wing-Hall 1.

The company will also present a Christkindlmarkt, which is becoming a tradition at the annual show. Each guest will be given a Truma collector’s mug filled to the brim with complimentary hot Glühwein (Christmas wine), served from a Truma AquaGo®, and authentic Lebkuchen gingerbread cookies.

During the Christkindlmart one person will win a 2017 vacation to Germany. The prize includes a roundtrip flight, hotel and transportation for two people to visit Truma’s headquarters as well as Neuschwanstein Castle, BMW World and Museum, sightseeing in Munich, and $500 for meals and souvenirs. The second prize winner will receive a Truma AquaGo instant water heater, including installation, or $1,000 in cash. The third prize winner will receive a $250 gift certificate to Ruth’s Chris Steak House.

To enter the sweepstakes, visitors must fill out a contest form and submit it at the Truma Booth 9 during this year’s show. The drawing will be during the Truma Christkindlmarkt party at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30. Participants must be must be present to win at the time of the drawing. This sweepstakes is open to all manufacturer and dealer employees and the media.

Additional Information: www.trumaevents.com