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 .

ASA Electronics Brings iN-Command to Cedar Creek Model 

Mon Sep 10, 2018
Author: RV News Staff

151905858818970.pngASA Electronics ‘ iN-Command Pro Plus system is now available on all 2019 Cedar Creek Champagne, Silverback and Hawthorne models. Cedar Creek’s 2019 line will debut at the Elkhart Open House at the end of September. 
The iN-Command Pro Plus features a seven-inch touchscreen display commander, which takes the place of traditional switch panels inside the RV and a free app turns any Android or iOS smart device into a fully functional remote control.  

“We wanted to make sure our customers are getting the most out of their RV. We want them to have as much control as possible in the way that is the easiest for them to understand. The iN-Command system delivers in a big way,” said Craig Clair, general manager for Cedar Creek.  

With the iN-Command Pro Series app, Cedar Creek owners will be able to operate motorized functions remotely, making it easier to position their slides and awnings. They will also have control of interior and exterior lighting as well as the ability to monitor their tank water, waste, fuel, and battery levels in real time right from their device.