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 .
Thu Apr 13, 2017
Longtime RV dealer of Pennsylvania, Fretz RV, will be celebrating its 71st anniversary this month. The family-owned dealership is proud to acknowledge that it has been around to offer the best in recreational vehicles for more than 70 years.
In light of this achievement, Fretz RV will be having an Open House with all experience levels of the RVer in mind. The event will go from April 19-23 and will run Wednesday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. The biggest RV show of the year will feature more than 440 new and used units, units less than $1,000, on site financing and accessory specials. Fretz RV will also be hosting factory reps for any questions and be taking almost anything on trade. In addition to all the extras for the RV enthusiast, there will also be door prizes, complimentary refreshments and a free camping membership with purchase.
While Fretz RV may be located just north of Philadelphia, it expects to see interested parties from all over attending the Open House. The dealership serves customers locally and beyond with its ability to ship anywhere.
“We’re excited to welcome the public to come check out the selection of inventory," Fretz RV Owner and Operator Steve Fretz says. "Spring is the perfect time to hit the road in an RV and even get a jump start planning for summer. We’re proud to offer RVs for every budget and are looking forward to helping more people find the perfect unit for their travels.
Fretz RV was also recently awarded DealerRater.com’s 2017 Dealer of the Year for Pennsylvania.