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 .
Wed May 17, 2017
ELKHART, Indiana - Dometic products are now being sold by Meyer Distributing and Arrow Distributing.
Founded in 1980, Meyer Distributing has rapidly grown into a leading distributor of specialty products. Meyer now has 65 locations throughout the nation.
“Dometic is a premier name in the RV industry and we are excited about entering into this business relationship as we see this as a win/win for the industry,” Meyer Director of Purchasing Bruce Terwiske says.
Arrow Distributing, a family owned distributor, has been distributing RV products for more than 30 years as well.
“We are excited to have Dometic added to our list of prominent suppliers," Arrow Vice President of Sales Andy Mullin says. "This partnership opens up new opportunities for us and our valued customers by offering Dometic products to more dealers, more efficiently.”
“With products in high demand, Dometic is thrilled to be able to work with such well-established distributors," says John Primm, vice president of RV aftermarket retail sales for Dometic Americas. "This will give access to a network of RV Dalers to improve response to consumer needs.”
Being able to offer smart solutions and reliable products with an outstanding design to both Meyer and Arrow means that more people can experience the Dometic way: Mobile living made easy.