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 .

Southwire Mobile Power Expands Warranties for Surge Guard

Mon Nov 27, 2017

151181535097270.jpgCARROLLTON, Ga. – Southwire Company, LLC, the source for Surge Guard products designed to protect RVs and electrical equipment, announced a new warranty for its line of Surge Guard products. The new warranty includes Lifetime Equipment Coverage for all Surge Guard products, and includes Connected Equipment Coverage to protect appliances in the RV such as TVs and microwaves against costly damage resulting from transient voltage surges or spikes.

The new warranty applies to all Surge Guard products purchased today or later.

"We want our customers to know we not only care about their safety, but the personal property inside their RVs, as well," says Marc Hall, vice president of Southwire mobile power and electrical safety. "That's why we are committed to offering best-in-class quality, performance, and protection with our Surge Guard products and warranties. We believe in educating customers on the importance of power quality and electrical load so they can maintain a safe environment while enjoying all the amenities RVs have to offer. Enhancing our warranty is a simple way for us to show our support for safe RV'ing and appreciation of our customers' investments."