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.

Arrow Distributing Partners With ObeCo

Tue Jul 16, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

156329157013311.pngArrow Distributing announces a new partnership with ObeCo to distribute its line of net and magnetic organizing products for RVers. The partnership begins immediately with the projected date for full production by Monday, July 22.

ObeCo recently moved into a 40,000-square-foot facility in Elkhart, Ind. The company has served the RV, marine, work truck and other industries since 1990.

"The ObeCo team is excited to partner with Arrow Distributing, in bringing a universally useful line to the RV dealer aftermarket," ObeCo President Jason Obendorf says. "Extra storage space, magnetic latches, and safety products are the RV owner’s answer to a less stressful, more pleasant life on the road and will keep the customer coming back for more."

Andrea Mullin of Arrow Distributing says, "We are excited about adding ObeCo to our product lineup. It fills a need that many of our dealers have been inquiring about."

Arrow Distributing is a family-owned wholesale distributor with nine warehouses to provide various RV products and services to its customers.