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 .
Tue Jun 12, 2018
Author: RV News Staff
Alpin Haus will celebrate the grand opening of its newly expanded Saratoga County location Thursday, June 14 from 11 a.m. to noon. The new facility is at 30 Gordon Lane, Gansevoort, New York.
The expansion, which adds 3,600-square-feet of space to the sales facility, follows a 68 percent growth in RV sales since 2014, says Alpin Haus President Andy Heck and Director of RV & Boat Sales David Baker.
The expansion at Alpin Haus RV of Saratoga is the culmination of a multi-year project which created new service bays, a customer lounge, a new parts and accessories store, and a redesigned sales lot designed to provide more space for customers to browse the latest recreational vehicles and campers.
About Alpin Haus
Alpin Haus RV of Saratoga sells and services new and used RVs, travel trailers, fifth wheels, and Class A, B and C motorhomes. The Alpin Haus service team conducts all installations and technical work on the parts and merchandise purchased on-site.
In addition to its Saratoga County sales facility, Alpin Haus operates RV sales locations in Amsterdam and Port Jervis, NY.
For more than 50 years in the Capital Region and Hudson Valley, Alpin Haus has grown into an outdoor recreation powerhouse with five store locations in Amsterdam, Saratoga, Clifton Park and Port Jervis, featuring a full-line of RVs, snowmobiles, skis, boats, pools, and spas. Alpin Haus is one of America’s largest RV dealers and has received the Caldera Spas Best Showroom Design Award; Caldera Spa’s Best New Dealer of the Year; Snow Sports Retailer of the Year; National Top Quality RV Dealer of the Year; Ski-Doo District Dealer of the Year; and has been selected multiple times as one of the Best Places to Work by Capital District Business Review.