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 .

Go RVing Dealers Can Receive Looped DVD

Fri Mar 3, 2017

148855993836070.jpgFairfax, Virginia - A brand new looped DVD is one of the benefits for participating Go RVing Dealers, who purchase the tie-in program this year. The DVD presents uplifting and adventurous stories of consumers enjoying their RVs with family and friends. Customers are sure to be fascinated by the short videos with settings such as beaches, forests and ski slopes, according to a press release. The DVD is ideal to play in showrooms, customer lounges or at RV shows and other special events.

Participating dealers will also receive eye-catching Go RVing pennants for display at the dealership and special events. Each pennant flag is 11.5 inches wide at the top and 18 inches in length. Each string of 10 pennants is 15 feet long. Dealers will receive the pennants this month. The price of the program remains $250 for 2017.

The Go RVing Dealer program also gives dealers, state dealer associations and their agencies options to use professionally developed materials connected to the national campaign.

In addition to round-the-clock access to leads, dealers have access to:

Commercials and stock footage for instant download - Target your local markets with taggable versions of the Go RVing national TV commercials or create your own using the latest professional stock footage. Both are now available as downloads.

Digital RV photos in the image bank at Go RVing.com - Go RVing dealers signed up for the program have free access to multiple high resolution images of consumers enjoying a variety of RV units. These images can be used in print and online advertising, on websites, for social media and other promotional materials.

The Go RVing Coalition, formed in 1994, consists of RV manufacturers, component suppliers, dealers and campgrounds. Go RVing works to provide the public and media with pertinent information about the benefits of RV travel. Go RVing works to provide the public and media with general information about the benefits of RV travel and camping and to foster customer satisfaction with the RV experience.

The Coalition was formed by representatives of the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association, Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association, National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds and leading state RV and campground associations to distribute information about the benefits of RV travel and ensure the quality of RV products and services.

To sign up, go to the RVDA website at www.rvda.org or email Chuck Boyd at cboyd@rvda.org or call him at 703-591-7130 ext. 113 or visit www.rvda.org.