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 .

National RV Supply Introduces 2017 Master Catalog

Mon Mar 27, 2017

149063062678478.jpgElkhart, Indiana – National RV Supply has announced the introduction of its new 2017 Master Catalog. Featuring more than 820 pages of RV aftermarket accessories, parts and supplies, the new 2017 Master Catalog is a printed reference source for the company’s extensive range of offerings. It complements the online catalog and ordering systems, to serve independent RV dealers and maintenance professionals.

“We are very excited to offer the first edition of the National RV Supply Master Catalog," National RV Supply President Johnny Sirpilla says. "Our commitment is steadfast to helping our dealer customers put profit back in the parts and accessories department. This catalog shows how extensive the opportunities are to save with NRVS and we know it will be a useful resource.”

The 2017 Master Catalog features more than 10,000 of the nearly 30,000 total RV aftermarket items available from NRVS, which includes the proprietary Lightning VPS system focusing on often hard-to-find repair parts. The offering represents more than 1,100 RV suppliers. It references both NRVS part numbers and manufacturer part numbers for ease of lookup and comparison, with suggested retail pricing in 18 distinct product categories.

NRVS print catalogs are paired with web catalogs and ordering systems, making cross-referencing, availability checks, price checks and electronic ordering fast and accurate. The catalog makes use of extensive graphics, pictures and look-up tables to make identifying the correct item easy for the counterperson and technician.

“We are honored to have received such overwhelming support from the vendor community who places importance and value on ensuring that the end user, our loyal RV customer, is able to have the same products brought to them at fair pricing," Sirpilla says. "Empowering the RV dealer with the right pricing so they can be prepared to fairly take care of the customer is our primary mission.”

If your dealership hasn’t received a catalog yet, please call your sales representative or contact National RV Supply at 844-377-7232 to request a copy today.