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 Jan 10, 2018
Dometic will host Celebrity Chef Kevin Roberts in their booth #552 at the Florida RV Supershow, January 17-21, according to a press release from the Elkhart, Illinois, firm.
Roberts, also known as, “The Food Dude,” is the previous host of BBQ PitMasters and current star of Grill of Victory. He also travels the country with Dometic to trade and retail shows to give live demonstrations of award-winning recipes from his two cookbooks.
RVing should not mean eating poorly, and Dometic makes it possible for RVers to learn how to cook tasty meals while traveling, just as they would at home.
Roberts will be demonstrating to show goers how they can make his delicious recipes on their Dometic appliances in their own RV January 19, 20, and 21. Here’s when to catch some of your favorite fare:
Friday, January 19: Live demonstrations of Chicken Pot Pie Stew with Assorted Crackers at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.
Saturday, January 20: Live demonstrations of Cuban Panini Sliders and Grilled Fruit Skewers at Sunday, at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.
January 21: Live demonstrations of Tampa Subs and Grilled Veggie Skewers at at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.