2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

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RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays 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.

Furrion Awarded New Patent for RV Range Oven

Tue Apr 2, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

155421212839776.pngFurrion says it has received additional intellectual property protection for its kitchen appliances in the form of U.S. patent D839,038 titled Oven. This patent protects the design for Furrion’s RV Range Oven and was awarded by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

This is one of 22 patents Furrion has been awarded around the world during the past year. Furrion currently has more than 80 patent applications pending.

“Innovation, technology and design is at the core of what makes Furrion an industry leader and we are pleased to be awarded this latest patent to protect that technology,” says Aaron Fidler, co-founder and Furrion CEO. “We invest heavily in research and development and understand the need to continue to innovate in order to bring the best products to our customers.

“As an industry leader, we recognize the need to protect our intellectual property and are extremely satisfied with the continued development of our patent portfolio,” Fidler says.

Furrion says it seeks to protect its patents and is prepared to vigorously enforce its rights to the fullest extent of the law. The company anticipates several other design and utility patents in the coming months for the RV range oven.