European caravanning shows confirmed for 2021

A number of the usual caravan shows are confirmed to take place in Europe this year subject to any changes in the covid-19 situation. The first on the calendar, and also one of the largest, is the international Caravan Salon ...
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U.S. winter storm causing Ford production delays due to parts shortages

Following our story last week about RV manufacturing being impacted by a shortage of seat foam, as a result of the winter storm in the U.S. Gulf Coast, the Ford Motor Company has announced it is also experiencing supply issues ...
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Campervan market growth to continue across Europe, says Gianalberto Lupi, from Trigano Italia

In his interview in the latest issue (no. 30) of Aboutcamp BtoB, Gianalberto Lupi, the commercial and marketing manager of Trigano Italia, which produces campervans and motorhomes for all European countries under the Mobilvetta, CI, Arca, Roller Team, Elnagh and ...
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Australia’s Victorian Caravan Camping & Touring Supershow to run from 13 to 16 May

The Caravan Industry Victoria is looking forward to hosting its Victorian Caravan, Camping & Touring Supershow, with support from its principal partner, Truma, from Thursday 13th to Sunday 16th May, subject to Victorian Government Approval. For 2021 only, the show ...
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Trigano to buy 70% of three distributor groups in France

Trigano has entered into negotiations to acquire 70 percent of the capital and voting rights of three groups of leisure vehicle distributors (the groups CLC, SLC and Loisiréo) who have 44 motorhome and caravan sales outlets in France. The CLC, ...
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Seat foam shortage impacts US RV production

By Craig Ritchie A historic winter storm that brought heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures to the US Gulf Coast region in late February is now making its impact felt among American RV manufacturers, as production begins to slow due to ...
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Strong consumer demand sees trailer imports rise 52% in Australia in January

An international trade report by the Caravan Industry Association of Australia shows that a total of 1371 caravan trailer units were imported into Australia in January 2021, representing a 52 percent increase on the previous year. There were 52 units ...
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10th anniversary issue of Aboutcamp BtoB magazine now published

Aboutcamp BtoB is very proud to be celebrating 10 years since its first magazine was published. The latest issue (no. 30), which has just been printed and posted to caravanning professionals in the global caravan industry, is now also available ...
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CMT organisers and Hamburg Messe to work together to make Oohh! The Leisureworlds show a bigger platform for caravanning

Two of Germany's most experienced show organisers, Messe Stuttgart (who organise the annual CMT show, and others) and Hamburg Messe und Congress, will jointly organise the next 'oohh! The LeisureWorlds' show to make it an even bigger and better platform ...
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Caravan Salon Düsseldorf 2021 will incorporate TourNatur fair

In 2021, the Caravan Salon Düsseldorf will again showcase the world’s biggest selection of the latest motorhomes and caravans. This year, to celebrate the synergies of caravanning and outdoor activities, it will be incorporating the TourNatur fair, normally held over ...
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