2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

The new RVs Move America Economic Impact Study, released June 3, 2019 at the annual meeting of RVIA, revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supporting nearly 600,000 jobs, contributing more than $32 billion in wages, and paying more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes. The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

Norcold Offers Manufacturer Rebate on New Refrigerators

Thu Jul 26, 2018
Author: RV News Staff

Earlier this year, Norcold introduced the new Polar Series of RV refrigerators that feature state-of-the-art technology, capacity, and modern styling. Now, to help introduce Polar to RVers, Norcold is offering a rebate of up to $100 on any 6-cubic-foot or larger Norcold refrigerator.
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“We’re pleased with the reception the new Polar Series is getting from RVers, who clearly see the benefits of the engineering and design behind these industry-leading products,” says Mary Pouliot, Thetford’s vice president of sales and marketing for the Americas. “This rebate gives customers an additional reason to ‘Demand the Bear.’”

Norcold’s rebate offer will provide $100 to a RVer that replaces any non-Norcold-branded refrigerator with a 6-cubic-foot or larger Norcold, and $50 to a RVer who replaces any Norcold refrigerator with a 6-cubic-foot or larger Norcold.

To receive the rebate, RVers must purchase their Norcold between July 9 and Sept. 7, 2018. Forms can be submitted online at norcold.com/2018rebate.

and must include a photo of the purchase receipt, along with the model number and serial number of the refrigerator that was replaced. Rebate submissions must be sent no later than Sept. 30, 2018.

“The Polar Series is a continuation of Norcold’s leadership in the RV refrigeration industry,” Pouliot said. “These rebates help retailers sell Norcold products and create satisfied, repeat customers.”

Headquartered in Ann Arbor, Thetford is the world's leading supplier of sanitation and refrigeration products for the RV, marine and heavy-duty truck industries. It is a privately-held company with seven manufacturing facilities in four nations.

Thetford subsidiaries include Norcold of Sidney, Ohio, America's leading manufacturer of gas-absorption and AC/DC refrigerator/freezers for the RV, marine and truck markets; Tecma, an Italy-based maker of fine-china toilets and powerful waste-transfer systems; and Thetford Europe, which manufactures high-quality cooking and heating appliances, as well as accessories.