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12 May 2021
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Australian manufacturer Crusader Caravans invests in new production and distribution centre

Thanks to the strong demand for caravans, the Australian manufacturer, Crusader Caravans, is committing to a new purpose-built 15,010 m² production and distribution centre in Melbourne’s north to support its demand and growth.

The new facility is expected to be operational in February 2022 and will be located with easy access to both the Ring road and Hume freeway and will feature sustainable design elements, a high clearance warehouse space, a state-of-the-art office, recessed loading docks and on-grade rolling doors. It will enable Crusader Caravans, the current reigning winner of the Caravan Manufacturer of the Year award by the Caravan Industry Victoria, to continue its manufacturing excellence and deliver further innovations and advancements in the sector for all Australians to enjoy.

Serge Valentino, Managing Director, Crusader Caravans commented: “This exciting expansion marks a significant milestone for Crusader Caravans, effectively doubling our production capacity. With sales levels continuously on the rise, the new facility will enable us to scale up significantly and further extend our leadership in manufacturing excellence. We have experienced record sales, with production at our current production site in Epping increasing by 50 per cent year on year and set to continue at a rapid rate. Our national network of exceptional dealers are busier than ever. The growth of our business has also been supported by unprecedented online demand. We are proud to be at the forefront of ecommerce in our sector and offer a great online experience, enabling our customers to view and purchase our new CRV range online.”

Crusader Caravans was founded by Serge Valentino, who has had a decades-long passion for designing caravans stemming from the beginning of his adventure-vehicle career working as a caravan plumber through to his role now as the Managing Director. In the last 4.5 years, Crusader Caravans have experienced enormous growth in their market share. They have surged to a 50 percent growth year-on-year.

Crusader Caravans continues to innovate through a wide array of new caravan models. It is partnered with the business advisory and investment of Mawson Group, who have joined the team to assist with capital, strategy and management expertise. For more information on Crusader Caravans, please visit www.crusadercaravans.com.au