The 2020 Caravan Show in South Africa opens today

The 2020 Caravan Show in South Africa is open from 21 to 23 February with all the latest caravans, motorhomes, camping trailers, camping gear and destinations to visit. It is held at the Gallagher Estate in Midrand, between Johannesburg and ...
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New ‘Dometic in the Desert’ event deemed a success

'Dometic in the Desert', a new networking event for Dometic customers, media, employees and suppliers held in Tucson, Arizona, earlier this month, has been deemed a great success. We also took part in the event thanks to our contributor Craig ...
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Travel trailers represented 66.93% of wholesale RV shipments in 2019

Statistics from the RV Industry Association (RVIA) in north America show that travel trailers (caravans) were by far the most popular type of RV in the USA in 2019, accounting for 66.93 percent of wholesale RV shipments. Fifth wheelers were ...
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AboutcampBtoB’s special feature and video of the Japan RV Experience

AboutcampBtoB attended the 26th Japan Camping Car Show in Tokyo last month and is publishing a 20 page report in its next issue which subscribers will receive in mid-March. There is a growing interest in the RV market in Japan, ...
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Airxcel and Dometic announce joint venture in Italy

Airxcel, Inc. and Dometic have announced the formation of Bassano Pressing S.r.l., a joint venture created to produce steel and stainless-steel pressings which will supply other Dometic manufacturing facilities and CAN S.r.l, a division of Airxcel. “We are pleased that ...
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Australian caravan industry prepares for Victorian Caravan, Camping and Touring Supershow

The Victorian Caravan, Camping and Touring Supershow at the Melbourne Showgrounds in Melbourne, Australia, takes place from 20 to 24 February 2020. The Supershow, organised by the Caravan Industry Victoria, is the biggest caravan, camping and touring event in Victoria ...
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LCI Industries Fouth Quarter Fiscal 2019

With seven acquisitions in 2019 and a decline in RV shipments during the year, the annual results for LCI Industries, through its subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc. ("LCI"), showed a four percent decrease of net sales to $2.4 billion with a ...
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Final countdown to the UK’s Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show

The UK caravan industry is eagerly awaiting next week's Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show (18 to 23 February, 2020). As the second national show of the year at the NEC in Birmingham, it represents another important sales opportunity for leisure ...
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New Volkswagen T6.1 wins a ‘Best Cars 2020’ award from Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport magazine

Readers of Germany's Auto Motor und Sport magazine have voted the new Volkswagen T6.1 as the winner of the vans category in its annual Best Cars Awards. This is the 20th time Volkswagen has won this category with its people-carrier ...
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Airstream celebrates official opening of its new $40m factory

Airstream held an official christening ceremony for its brand-new $40 million, 750,000 ft² Jackson Centre production facility last month, just down the road from the existing plant which has been Airstream's sole manufacturing location since 1979. Production of the new ...
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