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 .

Aqua-Hot Appoints Cable as Supply Chain Manager

Wed Jan 2, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

154644716229951.jpgAqua-Hot Heating Systems has hired Erin Cable as its new supply chain manager. General manager Travis Smith made the announcement.

In her new role, Cable manages component sourcing and logistics for Aqua-Hot's manufacturing processes. She oversees purchasing, material planning, inventory management and quality assurance.

Cable brings a strong background of supply chain management to Aqua-Hot. Recently, she held the same title at Outlast Technologies and, prior, was its direct program manager.

"Erin's impressive record makes her the perfect choice to fill this vital role," Smith says. "With her level of experience and proven success, we have complete confidence that she will quickly become a valued asset to Aqua-Hot."